Massage the Data

Cheesy Corporate Lingo CheesyCorporateLingo.com 30 June 2012

 

(1).  To subtly manipulate figures to produce a more favorable outcome.

 

“Well, Nick, I’m not going to lie.  You’re going to owe a ton of taxes this year.  Let me massage the data a bit to see if we can find a more efficient way to use some of those ‘business expenses’.”