The 17 Worst Business Cliche's that Make People Ignore You


How many of these are you guilty of? And you know who's probably worse than you? YOUR BOSS! I had a boss that loved saying "Think outside the box" and "Come to Jesus meeting."

Before a cliche' gets worn it, it's usually pretty powerful and descriptive.  But they have their life cycles and when it's time to stop saying, "She's a rockstar!" or "That's low-hanging fruit" then you just gotta stop!

Someone once told me that as soon as grandma's and little kids catch onto a trend or cliche' like "Really?" or "I know, right?" then it's well past time to drop it.

Here's the link to the entire awesome article from Inc.