The state of business writing is generally dismal today. If I had a nickel for every poorly written article or blog post I've seen, I'd have quite a few nickels. Passive voice, horrible jargon, and run-on sentences make much if not most text confusing at best and downright inscrutable at worst.
It's like Axe body spray: once you start using it, people only want to speak with you via email.
This isn't my first time at the linguistic rodeo. While we can't wipe out Worklish, we can embrace coping strategies.