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7/24

November 26th, 2018 by

Seven days a week, 24 hours a day … always available/working.  This is used to describe customer support, availability of computer services and other resources, the amount of time you are expected to be available for your job …

Stage fright

November 23rd, 2018 by

Someone who is nervous performing for others

The squeaky wheel gets the grease

November 23rd, 2018 by

you’ll get it fixed

Staying on track

November 23rd, 2018 by

without distraction. Poem link: The Railway Train

Deep shit

November 23rd, 2018 by

A big mess.  “You didn’t finish the project, so you are in deep shit.”

Woke up on the wrong side of the bed

November 23rd, 2018 by

In a bad mood.  It is a softer way of saying, “grouchy.”

“Oh, look who woke up on the wrong side of the bed this morning.”

“Sorry I snapped at you, I woke up on the wrong side of the bed this morning.”

Speak softly and carry a big stick

November 23rd, 2018 by

Speak softly, but make sure people know there’s a threat of violence or punishment if they don’t go along. The phrase was made famous by President Theodore Roosevelt

Kickass

November 23rd, 2018 by

Something that is extremely good.

Too big for your britches

November 23rd, 2018 by

Someone who has taken on responsibilities or a situation beyond what they can manage

Too many chiefs

November 23rd, 2018 by

An expression meaning everyone is trying to be in charge