Ten Annoying Phrases You Should Stop Using at Work

April 2, 2015

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A recent article on LinkedIn listed a bunch of cliché phrases people use too much at work.  You can get away with them every now and then.  But if you say them CONSTANTLY, you start annoying people.  Here are the top ten . . .



1.  “At the end of the day.”


2.  “Back to the drawing board.”


3.  “Hit the ground running.”


4.  “Get the ball rolling.”


5.  “Think outside the box.”


6.  “Let’s touch base.”


7.  “It’s a no-brainer.”


8.  “I’ve got a lot of stuff on my plate.”


9.  The word “synergy.”


10.  “It’s a win-win.”






(Check out the top 25 here.)