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Man Advertised on Billboard to Get a Job

Bennett Olson was unemployed
and desparate for a job, so he decided to do a bit of creative advertising
to get hired:

In April, Olson paid $300 for an 8-second time slot on an electronic
billboard near downtown Minneapolis. His ad was up for 24 hours, rotating
with other ads on the billboard. The words "Hire Me!" appeared
next to his website address and a picture of his face.

And yes, he landed a job: Link

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May 12th, 2012

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