June 3, 2019

CEO World Magazine – Unnecessary Acronym Use (UAU) And What We Can Do About It

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While initialisms are found on ancient Roman coins, acronyms didn’t start to appear until the 20th Century. According to the New York Times Magazine, the word acronym itself wasn’t coined in English until 1943. Yet, for a relatively new concept it seems like we are drowning in a sea of acronyms. No doubt this increase has been driven by the introduction of phone texting and apps like Twitter.

So why are we addicted? Read the full article here.