Overheard: Word of the Day

Nov 24 2009   8:09PM GMT

Overheard – Onboarding and offboarding

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

“Onboarding is one of those made-up words that creeps into the English language to drive us purists crazy. I suspect their authors cheat at Scrabble, adding ‘ing’ to words such as network, partner and dialogue to get extra points.”

Jim George, Onboarding, offboarding and just plain B.S.

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is onboarding.

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