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6 Marketing Lessons Learned from Powerball Mania

Let’s face it – it’s not mathematically rational to buy a Powerball ticket. The average expected payout per ticket for Wednesday’s $1.6 billion jackpot was a mere $1.12 per ticket – a ticket that costs $2 to play – and the chances of winning were 1 in 292 million. Yet millions of Americans got swept up in Powerball mania…

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Top 5 Local TV Anchor Fails

It’s not easy to be a local TV news anchor – you have to be sharp, articulate and aware of your surroundings at all times. But when an anchor has an off day, it certainly makes for good television for station viewers. Anchors away! Here’s a roundup of our favorite local news fails. 5. Western…

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Five Mistakes You’re Making In Media Interviews

While media interviews often lead to very positive press exposure, they can become PR nightmares if handled incorrectly. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella learned this the hard way when he was asked to give advice to women who are uncomfortable asking for a raise, and he suggested that not asking for a raise would result in…

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4 PR Lessons Learned From Game Of Thrones

It’s that time of year again – with the newest season officially underway, almost 8 million viewers are back to play Game of Thrones. We here at Vitamin are addicted to the series, and talk about it so much that we couldn’t help but incorporate it into our work. The lessons that Game of Thrones…

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The PR Catastrophe That Was The NFL

This may have been the worst year ever for the NFL’s public image. Marked by scandal after scandal, many question the integrity of both the league and its players. In this blog post, we take a look at this year’s biggest football scandals and give a play-by-play on how the NFL should have handled these…