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gone pecan

gone pecan  n.— «The Chief Assistant keeps a scoreboard in his office on Wins and Losses. One too many Losses and you’re a “gone pecan.”» —by Bob E. Lee Writ Denied Jan. 9, 2001. (source: Double-Tongued...

social jet lag

social jet lag  n.— «The result: owls just don’t get the light they need to entrain their clocks to office hours. Worse, because they have been trapped inside all day, the tendency is to sneak out after work to enjoy the last of the...

athleisure

athleisure  adj.— «An aging and fattened population that’s growing more averse to new clothes, together with growing demand for “athleisure” shoes used both for working in the office and working out at the gym, is pushing...

hoteling

hoteling  n.— «Hot desking. Hoteling. Virtual office. Welcome to the future of federal work—”alternative workplace arrangements,” or AWA, in the government’s jargon.…Hoteling requires employees to make a reservation in...

touchdown workstation

touchdown workstation  n.— «Hot desking, also known as free address or touchdown workstations, usually involves employees who work in one or more places and claim a desk in the office on a first-come, first-served basis.» —“Pondering...

free address workstation

free address workstation  n.— «Hot desking, also known as free address or touchdown workstations, usually involves employees who work in one or more places and claim a desk in the office on a first-come, first-served basis...