Fisher Link



The Fisher Link podcast is presented by Fisher Ink, the student-run magazine of The Ohio State University Max M. Fisher College of Business. Each episode explores topics relevant to business today — subjects like leadership, entrepreneurship and career development. Join us for thoughtful conversations with many of Fisher’s executive partners, faculty thought leaders, and students and alumni as we explore the dynamics of 21st-century business.


  • Dr. Annibal Sodero: Students Flock to Grubhub Food Robots - Episode 5.3

    20/12/2021 Duration: 23min

    In this episode, Andrew interviews Dr. Annibal Sodero, a Fisher professor specializing in logistics and supply chain technology. As you may have noticed, there are dozens of Yandex food robots delivering for Grubhub on campus this year. Dr. Sodero shares his expertise about this service at Ohio State and what the future may hold for autonomous delivery.

  • Connor Rehm: Mastering Your Time at Ohio State - Episode 5.2

    18/11/2021 Duration: 21min

    In this episode, Andrew interviews Connor Rehm, a Fisher alumn and accounting professional. Tune in to hear about Connor's experiences at Ohio State and his advice for current business students.

  • Michael Mitnick: Landing on the Green - Episode 5.1

    13/10/2021 Duration: 22min

    For the first episode of season five, Andrew speaks with Michael Mitnick, a golfing sensation on Instagram and TikTok. Have a listen to learn more about Michael's passion behind his posts and the business opportunities available to him.

  • Get The Most Bang For Your Buckeye: Sam Shew - Episode 4.7

    26/04/2021 Duration: 24min

    This episode, Grant and Andrew speak with graduating senior Sam Shew, accounting major and history minor, who is a member of PGN, or Phi Gamma Nu, a co-ed professional development organization within the Fisher College of Business. Sam reflects on his fondest memories at Ohio State, his favorite class, and how he spent his time outside of the classroom, particularly with PGN, and how that helped him to land a job with PWC after graduation.

  • Adam Paddock: Starting A Music Career - Episode 4.6

    29/03/2021 Duration: 36min

    Ever wondered what it's like to start a music career while in college? On this episode, Grant and Andrew speak with Adam Paddock, a third-year strategic communications student, who has been writing and producing music under the same name since the beginning of 2020. Tune in to find out more about his story, how he utilizes his curriculum to help grow his brand, and his goals for the future.

  • The MBA Power Play - Episode 4.5

    16/03/2021 Duration: 13min

    Are you considering a Master's degree after your undergraduate career, but you're not quite sure what that would look like, or if it's right for you? In this episode of Fisher Link, Grant and Jon discuss the benefits of completing your MBA degree, how long it could take, and why it might be enticing for students. Plus, they hear from two MBA graduates to get an inside perspective.

  • Hedge Fund Hysteria - Episode 4.4

    08/02/2021 Duration: 10min

    On this episode of Fisher Link, Grant and Jon discuss the recent developments within the stock market involving heavily shorted stocks such as videogame retailer GameStop and movie theatre chain AMC. They define commonly used terms such as shorting, a short squeeze, hedge funds, and more, while offering their take on the ongoing battle between sophisticated investors/hedge funds and amateur investors.

  • The Honors Cohort: Julia Grant & Bailey Ardrey - Episode 4.3

    16/11/2020 Duration: 39min

    On this episode of Fisher Link, Grant and his new co-host Jon speak with Fisher students and Honors Cohort members Julia Grant and Bailey Ardrey about their experiences within the program, the benefits it can have for employability, and their advice for students looking to get involved.

  • The Importance of a Global Mindset: Michael Knemeyer & Terry Esper - Episode 4.2

    02/11/2020 Duration: 42min

    On this episode of Fisher Link, we are joined by Fisher professors Michael Knemeyer and Terry Esper to discuss the importance of developing a global mindset and cultural awareness for employability, relatability, and social interactions. They also detail their respective programs within the Office of Global Business, and how they have shifted to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Social Entrepreneur Spotlight: Adam Morris | Wild Tiger Tees - Episode 4.1

    12/10/2020 Duration: 38min

    Fisher Link is back for another season! This episode features Adam Morris, founder of Wild Tiger Tees, a screen-printing and T-shirt design shop employing youth experiencing homelessness to help them get back into the workforce, based here in Columbus.

  • Maximize Your Money Management - Episode 3.13

    27/04/2020 Duration: 14min

    In this episode, Grant discusses the various methods of investing your money, such as stocks, bonds, and Roth IRA accounts, as well as the most cost-effective providers of these services. He also offers some tips for college students to sensibly use their money.

  • The Rise of TikTok - Episode 3.12

    06/04/2020 Duration: 06min

    In this episode of Fisher Link, Grant discusses the history of the immensely popular social media app, TIkTok, as well as the app's interface, how it works, and how it can become addicting.

  • OUABecoming a Leader | Matthew Bonner: OUAB President - Episode 3.11

    23/03/2020 Duration: 29min

    This episode, Grant had the privilege to sit down with Matthew Bonner, OUAB president and fourth-year Marketing and Logistics Management major here at Ohio State. They discussed his responsibilities as OUAB president, the day-to-day operations of OUAB, and all that goes into providing fun and interesting events for the student body.

  • Episode 3.10 - Audra Fry

    24/02/2020 Duration: 29min

    This week, Fisher Link sat down with Audra Fry, a seasoned recruiting expert who is passionate about working with college-age students. Audra offers her take on how to navigate the job search, common career fair/interview mistakes, and finding the right career fit.

  • Episode 3.9 - Studying Abroad

    20/02/2020 Duration: 53min

    This episode, Grant sat down with three Ohio State students (Jacob Melaragno, Cindy Trannguyen, and Megan Fisher) to discuss their experiences with studying, working and doing projects abroad in Spain, Japan, and Africa respectively. They shared their favorite memories from their trips, advice about the programs offered here at Ohio State, what they learned and much more.

  • Episode 3.8 - Nicole Crone: Alleviating Poverty

    27/01/2020 Duration: 16min

    This week, Grant and Sean (Fisher Ink's VP of Photography) spoke with Nicole Crone, director of Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship about their upcoming summit at the Ohio Union, poverty and social entrepreneurship. Check them out at

  • Episode 3.7 - Patched

    14/01/2020 Duration: 15min

    This week Grant sat down with some members of Patched, an OSU student project through the Honors Cohort Program and the Fisher College of Business seeking to raise awareness for mental health through the sale of repurposed denim, sweatshirts and t-shirts to raise money for campus programs related to wellness. Feel free to check them out at and @PatchedOSU

  • Episode 3.6 - Doug Farren

    10/12/2019 Duration: 38min

    This week Grant and Lily sat down with Doug Farren, the Managing Director for the National Center for the Middle Market, as well as Instructor of the Middle Market and Retail Industry Immersion programs to discuss the resources offered to middle-market companies by Ohio State, as well as Doug’s insights from marketing projects he’s worked on and his advice about entrepreneurship.

  • Episode 3.5 - Mike Mastroianni

    25/11/2019 Duration: 14min

    This week we sat down with Michael Mastroianni, a finance student and team manager for the Ohio State Basketball Team, and discussed his responsibilities, what it’s like working with the team, and the valuable skills he has gained during his time as manager

  • Episode 3.4 - Alec Newlon

    11/11/2019 Duration: 20min

    This week, we spoke with Alec Newlon, a Fisher student and sustainability enthusiast, to discuss The Industry Immersion Program, and his sustainability efforts here at Ohio State and beyond. Newlon along with other OSU students traveled to McGill University in Montreal, where they competed in The Global Retail Challenge.

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