Day 139
Another one of those unnecessary phrases that clog up so much corporate writing before you’ve even noticed – ‘detailed planning’.

Do you really need to specify the planning was detailed? After all, isn’t the whole point of planning is that it’s detailed? Would you ever say ‘undetailed’ or ‘vague planning’?  Probably not. So why not just drop the ‘detailed’ and stick to straightforward planning – and reduce your word count by 50% immediately!