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The Thanksgiving Cornucopia Cook-Off Competition

Even though it’s cold outside (like really, really cold), the competition is heating up here at Vitamin. Following the Grilled Cheese Cook-Off from last quarter (where newbie Amanda G. dethroned Doug of his culinary reign) Vitamin decided to have a Thanksgiving-themed “Cornucopia Cook-Off.” The team went all out preparing for the cook-off-rich burgundy tablecloths, old-fashioned…

By vitamin / Business / Holidays

Black Thursday Controversy: Business Lessons Learned

  The holidays are a time for giving, reflecting, celebrating and being merry. It’s a time for loved ones to gather and take time away from the hustle and bustle of their busy lives to dine with one another. But now retailers want a slice of the pumpkin pie, hoping that shopping for incredible deals…

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5 Scary Marketing Fails

Some marketing tricks are certainly not a treat. Every once in a while, a brand campaign or ad emerges from the darkness, so bone chilling that we can’t help but wonder what mad scientist came up with the ideas behind each one. In honor of Halloween, we’ve compiled some of the scariest marketing fails from…

By vitamin / Fun / Holidays / Social Media

Plan the Best Valentine’s Day with These Apps

Valentine’s Day has rolled back around again. If you’re the one in charge of planning the night, don’t stress – take advantage of the wonderful world of technology. With all of the fun, easy-to-use apps out there, planning the perfect date has never been so simple! We’ve compiled a list of apps that we think…

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14 Ways to Kick Off 2014

Photo courtesy of Matt Sinclair Done with the raucous partying but tired of sitting at home, doing nothing to bring in the New Year? Check out these 14 interesting ways to bring in 2014. In the year of DIY, spending New Year’s Eve cataloging your 2013 memories could be a lot of fun. Host a…

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The Year of the Work Horse

We’re pretty serious about our coffee here at Vitamin. Our Rancilio espresso machine is probably the hardest worker in the office. So when it came time to brainstorm ideas for our holiday gifts, we couldn’t think of a better way to connect with everyone than sharing our most treasured of beverages. We didn’t want to…

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Holiday Gift Ideas

According to the National Retail Federation, shoppers plan to cut their holiday spending this year. If you’re included in that group, have no fear; we’ve compiled a list of some great holiday gift ideas to help you plan ahead. For your clients: A simple, thoughtful holiday gift is the perfect way to show your clients…

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The Inside Scoop on Black Friday

Photo courtesy of CentriKid Preparing to do your holiday shopping on Black Friday? Here are 5 things you need to know: Black Friday has seeped into Thursday. That’s right, an increasing number of stores will be open with holiday sales on Thanksgiving Day. So if you can steal away from your turkey dinners for a…

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Labor Day Done Right

Image Courtesy of TinyPies.com On the first Monday in September the entire country observes Labor Day, a holiday dedicated to the achievements of American workers, where we’re all rewarded with a day off. So what do we typically do? Catch up on emails, watch old TV shows and wish our bills would go away. And…