Breakdown of Nonverbal Communication

Communication is an important factor of any relationship, whether it’s personal or professional. But communication is not just about verbalizing things, communication is also understanding and interpreting nonverbal signals. The ability to understand and use nonverbal signals will be a powerful tool to help develop strong relationships. Any nonverbal behaviors that were made, carried meaning…

About Our Guest Blogger: Madeline Simonds

Hello world! I’m Madeline Simonds, a senior at Olentangy Orange High School. I am currently the president of this years chapter of DECA and a current student in Personal Communications. Next year I’m super excited to be attending the Farmer School of Business at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where I will major in entrepreneurship. I…

Choosing Your Dream Career

Guest post by student, N.T. // Personal Finance class, Fall 2016 Choosing your career can be one of the most important decisions you make in your lifetime. It can contribute to your lifestyle and working hours/conditions. When it comes to choosing your career, be careful not to choose one JUST because of a high salary….

T-shirt business coming soon!

Applied Econ students and EntrepreNEERS Business Club will soon begin producing their own tshirts to sell at Fort Orange and within the 2005-6 Business wing.  More info coming soon!  For now, we leave you with these images…. Parker, President, CEO & Model Andy, model in training Manny, designer and model Team “Finesse” – aka THE…

American Heart Association Recap

Olentangy Orange High School has helped raise money and awareness for the Amercian Heart Association for the last five years.  One of the biggest ways that Orange has raised money for the AHA is by selling t-shirts.  The theme for the football game on October 28th was a red-out so the business classes decided to sell…

American Heart Association 2016

The American Heart Association is a non-profit organization that has been working to save lives for over 90 years. Their goal is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and strokes. They are the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization committed to fighting heart disease. Their organization includes over 22.5 million volunteers and supporters….

Guest Speaker – NOOMA

Leigh Richards, Marketing Director & Brand Manager for startup beverage company,  NOOMA, came in last week to talk about business, specifically marketing.  As a marketing major and recent business graduate of Ohio State’s Fisher College of Business (OH!), she had a lot of wisdom and on-the-job experience to share with our students.  She used the…

Guest Speaker – Thirty-One Gifts

Our guest speaker today was Ellen Castelli from Thirty-One Gifts, Trendy & Affordable Gifts, Totes & Bags.  Thirty-one is a successful industry leader in the direct sales, party-planning sector.  What she likes about being an independent sales consultant… The harder she works, the more money she makes – unlimited earning potential Job security [she has…