Mind Your Marketing Episode #16 – Old People Christmas

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Welcome to another episode of Mind Your Marketing – the weekly podcast that covers all of the latest marketing news and trending ad spots. Show notes are below! 


This week we’re discussing:

-Facebook’s new app for six-year-olds
-A hilarious cease and desist letter from Bud Light
-Netflix is bringing back the choose your own adventure genre
-Tinder is raking in cash
-Preroll ads are coming to Facebook
-Why GM is letting users order coffee from their dashboard

PLUS, Ad Campaigns:

-M&Ms bring a new twist to an old Christmas ad
-General Electric tells a great story
-The New Zealand Police recruitment video
-The saddest ad we’ve seen all year from Age UK
-Lyft’s special message to their drivers

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Show Notes

Ad spots (and news) we covered:


1. General Electric – Meet Molly, the Kid Who Never Stops Inventing



2. M&Ms – The Faint



3. New Zealand Police – Freeze!



4. Age UK – Just Another Day



5. Lyft – Drive Toward Your Goals (print ads are below video)




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Posted on December 9, 2017 in In The Cave

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My name is Justin and I help companies grow their revenue. Some fun facts about me: My nickname is Juice. I write for Adweek and Fast Company. I conquered the world's highest bungee jump. I host the "Mind Your Marketing" podcast. I swam with great white sharks in South Africa. I'm a die-hard Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
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