People Trying To Look Smart In Meetings Bingo!

Spot the tricks people use to attempt to look smart in meetings.

How to play:

Visit People Trying To Look Smart In Meetings Bingo and print one copy of this game card for each player, refreshing the page before each print, or have the players print their own bingo cards. These instructions will not be printed. You can also select an embeddable card only version of the game or a multiple card version of the game when playing on line, or with a smart phone.

Click/Mark each block when you see or hear these words and phrases. When you get five blocks horizontally, vertically, or diagonally, stand up and shout "BULLSHIT!!!". Or play as a drinking game and for every block you mark off, take a sip, and finish your drink each time you get five blocks in a row.

"I don't need the details.""Please get back to us on this"
Making someone else do the work and report back.
"Well, thease are the facts."Steps out for a phone call"Why don't you summarize again for everyone else?"
"You might be right"Repeats what someone else said, but very slowly"I used to think that, too.""How can we productize this?"At the end of the day..."
"We need to wrap our heads around this.""Sorry, I was multitasking."PEOPLE TRYING TO LOOK SMART IN MEETINGS BINGO
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"I think what X is trying to say is...""Let's put a stake in the ground"
"What are the 'next steps'?"Draws a Venn diagram"I can see why you might think that.""Will this scale?"Paces around the room
"Let's just get to the bottom line."Encourages people to "take a step back"Asks the presenter to go back a slideNods while pretending to take notesTranslates percentages into fractions

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