VanderMolen, Passion and Power

Alan VanderMolen, vice chairman, DJE Holdings; president and chief executive officer, global practices, Edelman, spoke at an Ohio State University Public Relations Student Society of America at their fall event. Until VanderMolen spoke to this group of students and professionals, I had not really heard about Edelman, so I was really excited to hear from…

Listen more, talk less

As a communication major, society assumes I talk a lot (and they’re right). Get a bunch of COMM/Journalism/English majors together and we will talk for hours – stop by a PRSSA board meeting and you’ll understand. We have a lot to say and we want to be heard instantly. However, the more you talk the…

A Love Affair

I, along with at least 10,000 other Ohio State seniors, am nine months away from the real world. That means, that in nine short months (the time is takes to grow a child from scratch, to grow 4 inches of hair or, if you are me, the time it took to go from Learner’s Permit…

Visual vs. Traditional Communication

I’m going in to my final year of school (hopefully), and it has been some time since I have taken a test to determine what type of learner/person I am. You know what test I’m talking about? The kind where you answer 150 questions about yourself and it tells you that you are a visual…