Posts by Minrose Straussman

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    The 11 Worst Words And Phrases Your Boss Can Say

    Office life is already rife with jargon like synergy and leverage . As if that wasn’t bad enough, our bosses pile on clichés like boil the ocean and pick your brain. We don’t know about you, but sometimes that latter expression doesn’t feel so figurative. Corporate-speak can really make the skin crawl or make us break out in a cold sweat. Here are 11 of the worst words and …

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    What’s Happening With The Word “Unicorn”?

    What do Scotland, Silicon Valley, LGBTQ pride, and Jesus Christ all have in common? Unicorns. Yes, unicorns. This connection may sound as fantastical as unicorns themselves, that mythical horse famed for the single horn it bears on its forehead. But, only a creature as unique as a unicorn could span such a wide array of contexts. So, too, can the word unicorn. Since it first named …

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