Lucy Kellaway’s dictionary of business jargon and corporate nonsense
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Translation into plain English Knowledgeable motivator

Perpetrator Eversheds

Usage example "What we look for: innovateer; knowlivator, logithiser, performibutor, proactiloper, professionary, prioricator, winnomat."

Lucy’s commentary The gold Martin Lukes Creovation award for 2007 goes to Eversheds, which is looking for trainee lawyers who are knowlivators, proactilopers (proactive developers) and five other clumping concepts that sound more like dinosaurs than legal eagles.

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