Black Swan event, Cube Farm, Goldilocks Economy, low-hanging fruit. What will be the Business Word of the Year 2010?
11 Jan 2011
The University of Sydney's Macquarie Dictionary lab staff have been collecting all the new words from 18 different categories including Business to emerge in 2010 and will announce the 2010 Word of the Year in the annual update of the Macquarie Dictionary Online in February.
The overall winning word will be selected by the Macquarie Dictionary Word of the Year Committee chaired by the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney, Dr Michael Spence.
Members of the public are invited to vote for the People's Choice award. Voting ends at midnight on Friday, 28 January, 2011.
Vote now at Macquarie Dictonary online.
The overall winner for the Macquarie Dictionary Word of the Year 2010 will be announced at 3pm on Wednesday, 2 February, 2011.
Susan Butler, Editor of the Macquarie Dictionary, is available for comment/interview.