Thea Knight: Lost in Translation: The joy of a jargon-free world – W/Evaluation Form

Thea Knight: Lost in Translation: The joy of a jargon-free world

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When was the last time you optimized something? Perhaps you’ve been engaging proactively? Are you strategically evolving a market in real-time? Any idea what any of that means? Thea Knight is on a crusade to kill the jargon that is strangling our conversations. She explains how we can be more “intentional” about our words – so we can start to actually say things again.

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