However, one scourge that stalks these events is that of corporate buzzwords which have either entered into the world of cliche, or are otherwise completely meaningless.
I am glad to report that "low-hanging fruit" appears to have fallen out of fashion, but - sadly - there are any number of cobblers phrases just lining up to take its place. For example, these were heard in one single day's hard conferencing (get your bingo cards ready), and starting off with a few easy ones...
Going forwardAnd on to the hard stuff...
Baked-in contractUnfortunately, for the last two, the conference-appointed sniper was on his tea break, and the perpetrators survived to buzzword another day.
X is the new Y
Ten foot experience
I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT A SPLINTERNET IS