hostmonster-Host Unlimited Domains on 1 Account   coolhandle offering reliable webhosting since 2001
Unlimited Hosting Space - FREE Site Builder   Smart Website Solutions for Your Small Business=

Quiz: Can you decipher these 25 marketing and business buzzwords?

The major problem with marketing and business jargon is that the majority of the people who use it, aren’t necessarily using it correctly…

“Watch me pivot this burrito right into my wheelhouse.”

“Sir, you have a call on line one.”

“Put them on hold, this is mission-critical synergy right here.”

“Oh god, I work for a monster.”

“Excuse me?”

“I said, I’ll fetch you a napkin.”

Buzzwords and jargon can merely add to the confusion and alienation of everyday working life, and certainly increase the chances you’ll end up locking yourself in the stationery cupboard for a hand-over-the-mouth scream on a daily basis.

To help you out, I’ve devised a quiz listing 25 of the most common buzzwords and phrases. Can you decipher them all?

But just remember, if you say any of the following non-ironically or at home to your friends and family, then you should go to prison…

Share your scores and Twitter and you might get a prize from us*

*The prize will be in emoji form. Emojis cannot be traded in for a cash alternative. If emoji isn’t suitable for recipient, then a Gif of angry Kanye will be substituted.

Christopher Ratcliff is the editor of Search Engine Watch.You can follow him on Twitter: @Christophe_Rock

Related reading

2904598732_fe6e19692f_b

Preparing for SEO in 2017: yes it’s that time already

It might be hard to believe, but we will soon be entering the fourth quarter of 2016 and it will be time to start preparing our digital strategies for 2017.

SF-768x576

Join a smorgasbord of marketing experts, analysts, trainers, unicorns and data scientists

Come to San Francisco this August 29-31 as we bring together the leading minds in digital marketing for not one, not two, but three separate events, each focusing on a different aspect of digital.

pets-1

Yelp targets businesses who threaten negative reviewers with legal action

Online reviews can in some cases make or break a business, so it’s no surprise that many businesses take their online reviews very, very seriously.

smartphone-1184865_1280-1024x796

How to increase customer engagement with mobile wallets

One method of connecting with users on mobile which most brands likely wouldn’t consider is using mobile wallets.

Article source: https://searchenginewatch.com/2016/08/12/quiz-can-you-decipher-these-25-marketing-business-buzzwords/

Tags:


Submit a Review




If you want a picture to show with your review, go get a Gravatar.

1&1 has shared hosting and dedicated hosting solutions for every budget and free domains with all hosting packages!  StartLogic - Affordable hosting: Free setup/domain, unlimited emails, PHP, mySQL, CGI, FrontPage. As low as $3.95/month
Cloud ecommerce platform delivers more traffic, higher conversion and unmatched performance

© Copyright 2008 Tyconia International, Inc. All Rights Reserved.