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Analytics and Accounting Collide

November 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Last autumn, the Fisher College of Business was chosen by KPMG as a founding partner for the Master of Accounting with Data Analytics Program. Starting this semester, KPMG sent 25 of its hires to Ohio State to begin the nine-month long MAcc program. There are several other schools involved in the [...]

Moneythink, Money Change

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Only 17 states mandate personal finance courses in high school. Fewer than 20 percent of teachers report feeling competent enough to teach personal finance, while only 28 percent of parents feel comfortable to speak with their children about finances, according to a 2016 Council for Economic [...]

Marc Smith: King of Accounting

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

If you’re a student in Fisher, then you’ve almost certainly heard the name Marc Smith. Professor Smith, the lead lecturer of the introduction to accounting courses, seems to have perfected the art of teaching accounting. Funny and charismatic during his interview, Smith recently sat down with [...]

Build Your Own Barbeque

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Let’s say you want to get into the restaurant business. What will you need? Food, a place to make and serve that food, and some customers. Seems easy enough, right? Well each of those things takes time, dedication and a vision to make it a reality. Right now, Fisher students, David Butcher, a [...]

Real Talk: Transition to Online Classes

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Have you taken any online classes or classes that required you to watch video modules before coming to the lecture? Do you think the format helps you to better understand the material, or rather, does it put the burden on you to be more self-disciplined? To meet the needs of 6,000 Fisher students, [...]

Resume Building to Resume Career

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

“Pay it forward” is a phrase often tossed around in Fisher. The idea of taking the support students have been given and trying to return the favor whenever possible speaks to the core values of the business school. A group of Honors Cohort students have taken this message to heart. A [...]

Are You #UpByFive?

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

For many college students, the hour of 5 a.m is usually spent sleeping soundly in the comfort of one’s bed. Those who regularly—and voluntarily—rise at 5 a.m are often viewed as superhuman individuals with the boundless energy and motivation needed to make breakfast, work out, shower, [...]

Columbus, Home of the Average

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Columbus, Ohio, population: 2 million, median household income: $58,000, average age: 32.5 and, also, the test marketing capital of America. Ohio’s capital city is a hub for many companies wishing to field test their new products and services before a broader product launch. This entire process [...]

Sustainability on the Rise

November 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Reuse. Reduce. Recycle. Within current conversations about the progression and development of any university, being environmentally conscious is emerging as a critical element of responsible citizenship. However, a larger field is surfacing which encompasses a broader and more holistic set of [...]

Simply Rolled: Thai Inspired Ice Cream Debuts in Columbus

October 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Immediately when my friend Sam and I walked into the Sanders’ townhouse in Sunbury, Ohio, a small black dog with ice cream on its back greeted us, followed by Zack Sanders, his wife Ashlie and their six-month old daughter. Through this encounter, I never expected this common household would serve [...]
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