Business terms and jargon explained. Your business dictionary

What is Boil the ocean

This expression is use to refer to wasting time, as boiling the ocean would be an impossible task with no benefit. It can as refer to an impossible task which will use an immense amount of resources.

<- Go Back
Business Terms Home page

Search jargon and terms database to learn more:-

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z

Search Term   

Contributions Agency Zero Rate Certificate Zip Code Preference Shares
Cookie Prudent N285 Civil Court form PayPoint
Risk Reversal Junk bonds Export Shop Nakfa
Percentage of Annual Revenue From Online Sales Warranty liability Accounts payable Austral
Management buyout Hedging Cyberliabilities Peso
Outward Processing Relief Business Angel Cartel EMU
CRN Annul Optimist Email client
Refinance Standing Order Bridge loan - (bridging loan) Baht
Non-Monetary Price floor Best practice Visible Trade
WERS DVD Historical Cost Accrual Accounting

Term created / updated 2016-04-13 13:21:33

Knowledge is the key to success. That is why we have gone to great lengths to get you these business terms, and to explain them in Plain English so it is very easy to understand. Getting the right understanding and knowing your business jargon will keep you informed among your peers.

Copyright © 2004-2019 Scopulus Limited. All rights reserved.