Drop the Ball

Cheesy Corporate Lingo CheesyCorporateLingo.com 16 September 2012

 

(1).  Expression used to imply someone has not taken proper action when prompted (i.e. shirking or neglecting one’s duties).

 

“Scott really dropped the ball on that project when he skipped the conference call.  He never referred the information to the client and now they’re irate at us!”

 

Props to Brad for the submission.