Friday, January 17, 2014

The corporate guff award goes to...

This article by Lucy Kellaway appeared on the BBC Business News blog on January 12, 2014.


Lucy KellawayEach January I have handed out prizes to the finest, freshest examples of corporate guff spoken or written in the preceding 12 months, writes author and Financial Times columnist Lucy Kellaway.
Every year they just get better, the 2013 crop being the best of the lot.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Obscure arts language explained: art snobbery

This list appeared in an article by Christopher Hope, the Daily Telegraph's Political Correspondent, on January 11, 2014, on a statement by Sir Peter Bazalgette, blaming critics and curators for putting barriers between art and the public by using flowery and over-complex language to describe it.