Working at the Lottery Takes More Than Luck


Mary Neubauer has more than luck; she has a really cool job. She gets to spend her days as the vice president for External Relations at the Iowa Lottery. "it really is an interesting place to work because many people have misconceptions about the lottery."

There is more to the lottery than just luck and numbers. First: It involves a massive amount of security and regulations in order to keep everything fair and random. Second: There are too many misconceptions about the lottery to name. And last: Many people who play the lottery have their own beliefs, systems and values that they employ when choosing their lucky numbers.

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