deep dive

Mullins, Bill CIV (US) william.d.mullins18.civ at MAIL.MIL
Thu Jan 9 16:20:48 UTC 2014


I encountered the subject term for the first time on two separate occasions at work in the last month, for in-depth reviews of particular topics.  Now, today, it is one of a number of business-type clich├ęs in a Thomson Reuters article

http://www.breakingviews.com/buzzword-visionaries-will-rightsize-the-lexicon/21125667.article

that was linked by Boing Boing.  Seems to have started up around 2001.  Lots of other good ones in the article and associated infographic.

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