In the minds of many the words big business and banking are nearly synonymous and it is little wonder why. The fact that biggest players in the recent Global Recession were banks did not go unnoticed by many, it seems. Along with this preeminence in the business world, however, comes not just a reputation but also a good number of idioms. Here are a few of our favorites:
Banker’s Hours – limited work hours
- Banks are not the only businesses that keep banker’s hours – many small businesses do the same in order to keep a work-life balance.
Note: As the above example shows, banker’s hours are not limited to their namesake profession but can be applied to any business which keeps limited operating hours (typically from around 9am to 5pm on weekdays). Continue reading “Business Idioms You Can Bank On”