On the Word “Bossy”

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: who are you calling bossy? | Life and style | The Guardian. I don’t think I have ever used the term “bossy” in my life. But, due respect to the compassionate idea behind Ms. Sandberg’s campaign to ban the word, I reserve the right to use any word in the English language under what I deem to be the appropriate circumstances, regulated by a moral and ethical code, not by government regulation or organized peer pressure.

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Author: David Wolf

An adviser to corporations and organizations on strategy, communications, and public affairs, David Wolf has been working and living in Beijing since 1995, and now divides his time between China and California. He also serves as a policy and industry analyst focused on innovative and creative industries, a futurist, and an amateur historian.

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