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John Byrne Communicating About Communications

Apparently, what’s new is this post — and maybe this blog.  Yes, after a four-year (!) hiatus, I’m going to take another run at blogging.  Only time will tell whether or not I have something to say.  It appears that this blog — like so many, many others — is akin to a fad diet:  …

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I came across this article in Sunday’s Chicago Tribune that nearly perfectly juxtaposed the old world that seems to be falling away quickly with the new world that has arrived.  The story is about the closing of a once-successful Chicago dairy — McDonald’s was a customer, buying supplies for its milkshakes — that fell victim to the …

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I knew this blog would be a learning experience.  One of the many lessons that I now have qualitative proof of:  if you don’t post, no one will visit.  Regrettably, I have not been able to post here for a couple of weeks given my work and travel schedule.  (To see what I”ve been up …

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