Posts Tagged ‘Meme’

Major Highway

Sep 27, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

major highway word of the day

Street used primarily by non-local traffic.

Usage: I-95 is a major highway.

Digital Immigrant

Sep 20, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

Digital Immigrant

A person who did not grow up in the digital world but had to learn new technology as it became pervasive.

Usage: University faculty are digital immigrants teaching 20-year-old digital natives.

Metrics

Sep 13, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

Metrics

Measurements and measurement systems used to evaluate individual or company performance.

Usage: The goal was to exceed all metrics and prove that the company was the best.

Peel the Onion

Sep 6, 2016

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In: Meme

Peel the Onion - business english vocabulary

Examine each layer of an issue’s complexity. (Onions have many layers.)

Usage: The presentation was designed to peel the onion for the management team.

Analytics

Aug 30, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

Analytics

The data, statistics, and quantitative information used in the analysis of business activities. Historical data.

Usage: The analytics indicated that there were fewer customers in the first half of 2010 than during the same period in 2009.

Digital Native

Aug 23, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

Digital-Native

A person who grew up with digital technology.

Usage: Students born in the 1990s are considered digital natives, since they never knew a time without cellular telephones.

Affordability

Aug 16, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

Affordability

Estimate as to how much a person can afford in order to purchase a home.

Usage: The broker gave us an affordability estimate with a price range and approximate mortgage payments.

Pass the Buck

Pass-the-Buck

To claim that someone else is responsible in order to avoid responsibility.

Usage: Everyone was passing the buck when the contract was canceled.

TransUnion

TransUnion

One of the three largest credit bureaus in the United States.

Usage: They requested a copy of their credit report from TransUnion to check for errors.

Fence

Jul 26, 2016

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In: Meme, Word of the Day

Fence

Barrier used to limit entry or exit from a lot or portion of a lot.

Usage: The fence limits access to the site from the rear.

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