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KFC Doubles Down on a Dumb Ad Campaign
Advertising

KFC Doubles Down on a Dumb Ad Campaign

KFC believes that a negative response equates to a good response. No wonder the chain is struggling.
Ray Hennessey
Mike Rowe Just Gave a Fan Some Stellar Advice About Dealing With Rejection
Rejection

Mike Rowe Just Gave a Fan Some Stellar Advice About Dealing With Rejection

Rowe, the host of 'Dirty Jobs,' revealed he was in the final running to become host of Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show' before losing out -- not once, but twice -- to Craig Kilborn and then Jon Stewart.
Geoff Weiss
How Entrepreneurs Can Leverage Local News
Local Marketing

How Entrepreneurs Can Leverage Local News

We like to think our marketing and PR needs to be global, but thinking locally is often smarter.
Cynthia Johnson
Arby's Bids Farewell to Its Favorite Hater, Jon Stewart, With an Ad Featuring His Insults
Arby's

Arby's Bids Farewell to Its Favorite Hater, Jon Stewart, With an Ad Featuring His Insults

The chain proved its brand savvy as it bid Stewart #JonVoyage.
Kate Taylor
Rocket Hub and Ovation Team Up to Bring Crowdfunding to TV
Crowdfunding

Rocket Hub and Ovation Team Up to Bring Crowdfunding to TV

The special will showcase the work of artists who are raising money to fund their creative projects.
Catherine Clifford
What Does It Take to Get Your Product on QVC?
Inventing

What Does It Take to Get Your Product on QVC?

The head of a company that hooks up inventors with the popular shopping channel dishes on how inventors can show off their products to millions.
Stephen Key
3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Ninja Warrior' Training
Sports

3 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Ninja Warrior' Training

Whether you're navigating obstacles on a course or on the way to starting a business, the takeaways are similar.
Stephen J. Bronner
Binge-Watching Is Our New Normal
Behavior

Binge-Watching Is Our New Normal

The practice of mainlining shows is becoming increasingly acceptable, although it's still an activity that incites complicated emotions, a new study suggests.
Laura Entis
The Brilliant Software That's Turning Grandma's TV Into a Caregiving Tool
100 Brilliant Companies

The Brilliant Software That's Turning Grandma's TV Into a Caregiving Tool

A TV-based caregiving platform keeps the elderly in touch
6 Things 'Better Call Saul' Can Teach You About Finding Customers
Television

6 Things 'Better Call Saul' Can Teach You About Finding Customers

AMC's new hit prequel series to 'Breaking Bad' already features many lessons on lead generation.
Gregg Schwartz
Time to Pull the Plug? 8 Real Threats to Traditional TV.
Television

Time to Pull the Plug? 8 Real Threats to Traditional TV.

More than a popular AMC program, the real "Walking Dead" may just be the service providers that lock people into bundled services.
Alex Iskold
This New App Lets Users Legally Share Buzzy TV Clips
Television

This New App Lets Users Legally Share Buzzy TV Clips

'The days of awkwardly holding your phone up to the TV to record and share your favorite moments may be coming to an end,' says Whipclip's founder.
Geoff Weiss
The New Prime Time for Ads -- and How to Use It to Your Advantage
Television

The New Prime Time for Ads -- and How to Use It to Your Advantage

The power of prime time advertising is still going strong, but the rise of online media brings a new twist.
Amit Avner
3 Critical Lessons 'The Walking Dead' Taught Me About Startups
Startup Basics

3 Critical Lessons 'The Walking Dead' Taught Me About Startups

The hit AMC show is more than just a zombie flick. It teaches us a few management lessons that we must not forget.
Yoav Vilner