A company homepage - Can someone translate this into plain English?
I'm having problems deciphering a company's self description on its homepage. can anyone help with this last paragraph?... see below for full self description "We transcend geography, and establish industrial and functional specialisation, with an emphasis on the international, driver calibre, leader DNA at executive, senior and middle management levels". JordanSheppard is an International Headhunting Practice operating within the Large Industrial Projects, Advanced Process Manufacturing and Services Arena. Established in 2001 and following several acquisitions and strategic investments JordanSheppard has expanded into 4 continents. We employ over 50 consultants in critical regional centres covering all developed industrial countries and emerging markets. JordanSheppard partner with international leading Industrial and Technology Corporations that share common themes, such as; effective human resource strategies, execution of global supply chain and continuous improvement initiatives as well as investment in advanced process technology and services. We enable and influence “best practice” through human capital and talent acquisition, retain intimacy to both the market and our partners and provide a gateway to talent amongst the worlds leading businesses. We transcend geography, and establish industrial and functional specialisation, with an emphasis on the international, driver calibre, leader DNA at executive, senior and middle management levels.
Asked By: Andrew J - 8/18/2010
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what a load of business jargon! I think it just makes businesses look stupid and out of touch in stead of sophisticated when they use such terms... More
Answered By: KLstar - 8/18/2010
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With respect to the highlighted paragraph, "transcend geography" means they work around the world. Delete "the international, driver calibre, leader DNA at" (which are just flowery adjectives). This leaves you with what they mean... More
Answered By: Fred S - 8/18/2010
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