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#060: Just Because it’s Legal Doesn’t Make it Right

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On this episode of the UnPodcast, we talked about the UnSelling audio book give away, Nationwide insurance, and lactating men. We also discussed heartbreaking commercials where children die, and whether or not that’s the right thing to do in marketing.

Other topics include:

  • [00:00:42.01] The struggle is real
  • [00:03:24.25] The audio version of UnSelling
  • [00:08:02.16] What Alison did before working for the UnPodcast
  • [00:08:45.10] Why in this situation, lactating men doesn’t matter
  • [00:15:12.11] A huge part of contract law
  • [00:16:29.15] Just because it’s legal, doesn’t make it right
  • [00:18:20.18] Super Bowl commercials
  • [00:22:50.10] The problem with the Nationwide Super Bowl commercial
  • [00:25:31.23] Aligning yourself with issues and causes
  • [00:29:57.07] For profit companies leveraging causes for revenue
  • And so much more. . .


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Items mentioned in this episode

  • The audio version of UnSelling
  • Would You Like Some (More) Sexism With That?
  • Nationwide Super Bowl commercial
  • MADD — Mother’s Against Drunk Drivers

    Free Giveaway

    To have a chance to get a code to get the audio version of UnSelling free, leave a comment and give Alison a name for headphones that work with glasses and say, “Give me the audio!”

    Video provided by: AtomicSpark
    Audio recorded by: Wayne Cochrane Sound