April 18th, 2012


Work Research Forum, day One

9 presentations
11 speakers
3 kiwi speakers
12 mentions of alcohol as part of presentation*
3 presentations in which alcohol wasn't mentioned

Business wankspeak seen in the wild: 'in this space', 'going forward', 'working in silos', 'leveraging', 'robust discussion'.

Gifts to keynote speakers: wine. Networking session: wine.

I am finding this an interesting field study and wondering how to incorporate this into my essay.

* none of the presentations were about alcohol.