Definition of Keep The Train Moving

To continue making progress on a project. It can also be used in context of making sure a product or service is available.

Example: There were a lot of blockers that came up during the product's development, but the CTO focused on keeping the train moving, so the product could be released on time.

Variations: kept the train moving, keeping the train moving, keep the train on the track, keep the ball moving


Usage of "Keep The Train Moving" by Country

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Jargonism is a Business English dictionary. You can learn about words and phrases that are commonly used in the workplace like Circle Back, Thought Leader, and Offsite. We also have a Word of the Day, which is a daily Business English vocabulary word that is commonly used in the workplace.

On this site, we also have templates on how to communicate effectively at work, such as requesting PTO, declining a promotion, and taking a sick day.

Word of the Day

Date: 09/25/2021

Word: Close It Out

Definition: To mark something as completed.

Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.