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How Social Media Steals Our Attention

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  • 7 months ago
  • 06:10

I watched 'The Social Dilemma' on Netflix, and couldn't resist speaking to you about how the entire 'attention grasping' construct works on social media, and how important features like 'push notifications' have changed over the years.

The Reason Behind Victoria's Secret's Fall From The Top

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  • 8 months ago
  • 05:54

From a brand loved by everyone, to a brand caught in the middle of controversy, a lot has changed for Victoria's Secret in the last few years. In this episode we explore what led to their dramatic fall, and why they failed to reinvent themselves. 

Why Coca Cola Was Driven Out Of India, And How It Came Back

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  • 8 months ago
  • 04:25

The recent ban of PUBG from India and the immediate introduction of an Indian clone called FAU-G, is very similar to what happened in 1977 with Coca Cola. Coca Cola was driven out of the country, and a slew of home made cola brands were launched, Thums Up being one of them. 

Why Bill Gates Saved Apple From Going Bankrupt In 1997

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  • 8 months ago
  • 06:10

In 1997, Apple was on the brink of bankruptcy, when Steve Jobs made a deal with Bill Gates. Microsoft prevented Apple from going out of business, but why did Bill Gates spend money to save his fiercest rivals?

How KFC Became A Christmas Tradition In Japan

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  • 8 months ago
  • 05:09

In Japan, KFC sells 10 times more chicken in December than they do in any other month. No Christmas celebration in Japan is complete without a KFC meal. In this episode we explore how this was made possible through a well planned marketing campaign almost 50 years ago.