1. Let's square the circle = I'm someone who can unify two team members' views and sound important
2.Let's ballpark this = Let's shoot around a bunch of ideas since we have no clue what to do
3.This is where the rubber meets the road = Don't screw up
4. Going forward = Don't screw up like this again
5.Who's going to step up to the plate? = One of you is going to do this and it's not going to be me
6.We have to tear down the silos internally = Our organizational structure is such a mess that I'm going to be under-mined by other departments at every turn
7.I'm going to sound like a broken record here… = I want to clearly point out to you idiots that I've made this point several times before.
8. I want you to run with this = I just threw you into the deep end of the pool and you're on your own to figure it out.
9.I know you've been burning the candle on both ends = Get ready to do some more
10. Good to put a face to the name = I'd really rather talk to that person behind you