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The Resource Talk normal : stop the business speak, jargon and waffle, Tim Phillips

Talk normal : stop the business speak, jargon and waffle, Tim Phillips

Label
Talk normal : stop the business speak, jargon and waffle
Title
Talk normal
Title remainder
stop the business speak, jargon and waffle
Statement of responsibility
Tim Phillips
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most large companies have entire departments devoted to communications, but company mission statements and press releases are becoming harder to understand. With the humorous and sometimes poignant style of foolishness that plagues the world of "The Office" and the comic strip "Dilbert," Talk Normal addresses the ineffectiveness of corporate jargon and business communication. Tim Phillips covers everything from the advent of the nine-syllable word "operationalizational" to indecipherable press releases, to the fluff people put in their resumes. Despite being based on the author's experience in
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Tim
Dewey number
651.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HF5718
LC item number
.P53 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Business communication
  • Communication in management
  • Jargon (Terminology)
  • Business
  • Business communication
  • Communication in management
  • Jargon (Terminology)
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Business communication
  • Communication in management
  • Jargon (Terminology)
  • Business communication
  • Communication in management
  • Jargon (Terminology)
Label
Talk normal : stop the business speak, jargon and waffle, Tim Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Introduction; 1 Trying to sound clever; 2 Office life; 3 Mediocr emedia; 4 Tell and sell; Appendix: heroes of Talknormalism
Control code
ocn757390381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 177 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780749463656
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613257192
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 325719
  • EAC7B1E1-E543-4BA1-8468-BD15A4E2A23B
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o757390381
  • (OCoLC)757390381
Label
Talk normal : stop the business speak, jargon and waffle, Tim Phillips
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Introduction; 1 Trying to sound clever; 2 Office life; 3 Mediocr emedia; 4 Tell and sell; Appendix: heroes of Talknormalism
Control code
ocn757390381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 177 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780749463656
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613257192
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 325719
  • EAC7B1E1-E543-4BA1-8468-BD15A4E2A23B
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o757390381
  • (OCoLC)757390381

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