The Pros And Cons Of Professional Language

 wrote this 2 months ago in Freelancer News

The Pros and Cons of Professional Language | Andy Budd

Most industries have their own professional language — often described as “jargon” by the less generous amongst us. Some may point out how ironic it is that designers—who pride themselves in making things easy to understand—use language that deliberately obfuscates meaning. They’ll claim that this is done by gatekeepers attempting to shore up their positions in order to keep new entrants out. This may be true, but In the spirit of Occam's razor, I suspect there’s a much simpler (and less nefarious) explanation.

A look at the pros and cons of professional language (or jargon), how to use it properly and when not to use jargon. 

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