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    What is "executive decision"? It is translated "she didn't say anything", but executive is related to company high roles, but why is it used here?

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    Yes, it's related to the world of business. When a decision needs to be made on a higher level, it is an "executive decision." She is using the phrase in a joking manner.

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    Default Re: executive decision

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    What is "executive decision"? It is translated "she didn't say anything", but executive is related to company high roles, but why is it used here?

    g.w
    Andr- What did Jim say?
    Mel-
    You know I made an executive decision not to spoil the moment.
    Andr- Good call. So, is there a difference between a ghost that come right by your house

    An 'executive decision' is where one person makes a decision for the whole group (they may not agree with the decision or have even been consulted). I suppose the term does come from an 'executive' in business, who has the authority to make decisions without consulting the lower level workers.

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    It can also mean a personal decision made with one's own highest level of thinking.

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