Like so many terms that occupy the business lexicon, deep-diving was a phrase born in a US investment bank. But since its propulsion into corporate consciousness, it begs a question. If deep-diving is what we now do when we use a meeting to tackle a single subject, how should we refer to the more traditional kind of meeting where we skim a number of topics?
Obviously, we are constrained by the need to stretch the ocean metaphor to breaking point. Answers on a (waterproof) postcard please.
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Harrison Beale & Owen will (HB&O) have a new chairman and managing director at the helm for 2017
Satvir Bungar promoted to managing director in the mergers and acquisitions team
Carolyn Brown appointed as the first head of client legal services practice RSM Legal
UK senior partner Phil Verity has been elected for a second term at Mazars