Tag: holistic

  • Words I Don’t Use, Part 2: “Holistic”

    Words I Don’t Use, Part 2: “Holistic”

    The second “word I do not use” is holistic. When people use the word “holistic” in my industry (Oracle), it means that they’re paying attention to not just an individual subcomponent of a system, but to a whole system, including (I hope) even the people it serves. But trying to differentiate technology services by saying “we…