What's the ideal way to apologise?
Research by Roy Lewicki, the Irving Abramowitz Memorial Professor Emeritus at Fisher, found that there are six components to an apology and the more of them you include when you say you’re sorry, the more effective your apology will be.
January 23, 2019
How to fail your way to success
In a recent study, Fisher's Selin Malkoc said, “All the advice tells you not to dwell on your mistakes, to not feel bad. But we found the opposite. When faced with a failure, it is better to focus on one’s emotions – when people concentrate on how bad they feel and how they don’t want to experience these feelings again, they are more likely to try harder the next time.”
January 17, 2019
High Bank Distillery posts billboard pitch to Blue Jacket Artemi Panarin
The Columbus Dispatch
High Bank Distillery has an offer as big as a billboard for Columbus Blue Jackets star Artemi Panarin: free vodka for life if he extends his contract with the team. The entire billboard idea is “brilliant,” said Deborah Mitchell, a professor of marketing at Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business.
January 10, 2019
Employment law: Making it official with love contracts
As business responds to the #MeToo movement, are “love contracts” a good way to address workplace romances? Lecturer Rebecca Jacobs, who teaches Contemporary Employment Practices and the Law at Fisher, provides some insight.
January 7, 2019
2018 was a bad year for the NRA, and the worst could be yet to come
Documents showed the NRA was $31.8 million in the red at the end of last year, thanks in large part to slower cash flow. The negative balance was a 10-year low, according to Brian Mittendorf, the Fisher Designated Professorship in Accounting, who recently published an analysis on the group’s finances.
January 2, 2019
Improve your social life by changing the way you schedule it
According to behavioral researchers, if our goal was to connect and make the most of our shared hours, we were doing everything wrong. Selin Malkoc, a professor of marketing at Fisher, and her colleague recommend not scheduling an exact time to rendezvous, but instead to try making arrangementson the fly.
December 27, 2018
The most popular TED Talks of 2018
What. A. Year. Tanya Menon's TED Talk was recognized as one of the best of 2018, joining others that helped us make better decisions, taught us some fascinating science, gave us some hope for humanity and showed us what it's like to climb 3,000 feet ... without a rope.
December 19, 2018
MBA students reveal what it's really like studying at business school
When does an MBA student wake up in the morning? How much does the MBA lifestyle cost? Fisher's Cara Laviola and students at business schools around the world describe a day in the life of an MBA.
December 19, 2018
After enrollment declines, Ohio State revamping its full-time MBA program for more 'well-rounded' experience
Columbus Business First
The redesigned Full-Time MBA program at Fisher College of Business will create a more relationship-based experience for students, offering "access teams" of experts, updated skills assessments, individualized coaching and hands-on learning opportunities.
December 13, 2018