Management-speak b*****ks of the year

(From a government communiqué)
“..sunsetting low-impact functions…..”
WHAT??
I think it means stopping useless work. Worthy of a Plain English Campaign golden bull award, I’d say.
Talking of sunsets, here’s a sunrise snapped over Sherwood. Solstice tomorrow ..
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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Anonymous
    Dec 20, 2010 @ 17:28:15

    One 'austerity' measure would be to sack whoever came up with that line!

    Reply

  2. Anonymous
    Dec 21, 2010 @ 09:52:01

    “”… sunsetting low-impact functions…..”

    That's classic. Definitely worthy reporting.

    ~ Dave

    Reply

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