Backpedal

Cheesy Corporate Lingo CheesyCorporateLingo.com 21 May 2012

 

(1).  To gradually change your opinion after receiving a negative response (see push back) from either your boss, your client or someone in Legal.

 

“Mike said we should price this account at fifty bips with no discounts, but now he’s backpedaling on that after the client threatened to call his golfing buddy the CEO.”