Last night, the television industry put on a show, rolling out some of Hollywood's biggest stars to celebrate the year's best programming at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmys. But unlike those first 61 ceremonies, this year something truly unexpected happened: Much to everyone's surprise, the show was actually interesting.

Are you listening, Oscars?

Well, we certainly hope so, because for the last several years, the Academy Awards has been struggling, both from a creative and a ratings standpoint. Each year, more and more viewers are tuning out, despite gimmicks such as last year's decision to expand the Best Picture field to 10 nominees and the constant reliance on young presenters like Miley Cyrus and the kids from 'Twilight.'

So what can the Oscars learn from last night's Emmy broadcast? Here are a few simple takeaways that could help them return to relevancy.
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