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  • Francesco Granati

    The Slow Rise of OOH

    23 June 2016 - By Francesco Granati, alumnus: 'When I talk about this medium I always like to compare it with a dinosaur - without the extinction bit.'

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  • Samantha Elward

    Letting go of what you have learned

    20 June 2016 - By Samantha Elward, alumnus: 'Reading scientific articles, supporting arguments with APA references and using communication theories to make a certain point are not part of my day-to-day basis.'

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  • Francesco Granati

    Agencies vs. Clients

    24 May 2016 - By Francesco Granati, alumnus: 'Everyone has a role in the big mosaic called marketing or media or advertising.'

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  • Simone Hoogenbosch

    Procrastinating and 'stalking my friends'

    19 May 2016 - By Simone Hoogenbosch, Master's student Persuasive Communication: 'Now that I have to write my Master’s thesis, it is a real challenge not to procrastinate.'

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  • Robyn Johnston

    Looking into the VR future

    17 May 2016 - By Robyn Johnston, pre-Master's student: 'I found myself being employed in my third week by a media company with a cutting-edge concept – to create the first VR cinema in the world.'

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  • Emilie Westerouen van Meeteren

    Right place, right time

    17 May 2016 - By Emilie Westerouen van Meeteren, Master's student Political Communication: 'Something captivating remains in the idea of haphazardly stumbling into your future and realizing that this was where you were meant to go all along.'

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  • Damian Trilling

    Bicycles, food and other unresolved social-scientific problems

    21 April 2016 - By Damian Trilling, assistant professor Political Communication & Journalism: 'The best project proposals, and the ones that I enjoy supervising the most, are those that are a bit off the beaten track.'

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  • Sandra Zwier

    Approaching Admissions like Mighty Power Rangers

    18 April 2016 - By Sandra Zwier, senior lecturer and Research Master’s programme director: 'Eventually it dawned on us that Fantastic Form B had a wholly different meaning for applicants than it had for us.'

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  • Joëlle van Reeden

    The Distribution of Social Media Content

    18 April 2016 - By Joëlle van Rheeden, alumnus: 'You can’t just assume your content is going to reach the right people.'

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  • Simone Hoogenbosch

    New season, new beginnings

    7 April 2016 - By Simone Hoogenbosch, Master's student Persuasive Communication: 'Not only people fool each other, but brands try to fool people too.'

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  • Samantha Elward

    My Kick-Off as an ABN AMRO Trainee

    4 April 2016 - By Samantha Elward, alumnus: 'With my Communication Science background, you can imagine that I did not know much about investment rates, mortgages and selling shares at a stock market.'

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  • Joost Verhoeven

    You can’t have one without the other

    31 March 2016 - By Joost Verhoeven, assistant professor Corporate Communication: 'In theory, you know what you can expect students to know and do. In practice, however, it is really quite difficult to know how high you should raise the bar.'

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  • Emilie Westerouen van Meeteren

    Not just another day

    30 March 2016 - By Emilie Westerouen van Meeteren, Master's student Political Communication: 'I don’t often forget to check my phone all morning. But this was the morning of the Brussels attacks.'

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  • Sandra Zwier

    Only an Example

    17 March 2016 - By Sandra Zwier, senior lecturer and Research Master’s programme director: 'Laura looked at Lisa. Lisa then said something to Laura. That’s when Lotte and Lila turned to Laura to ask what Lisa just said.'

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  • Francesco Granati

    Wasted Talent

    16 March 2016 - By Francesco Granati, alumnus: 'What are media agencies of today doing to retain their employees?'

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  • Simone Hoogenbosch

    Humiliated by ‘Customer Support’

    2 March 2016 - By Simone Hoogenbosch, Master's student Persuasive Communication: 'To me, the most interesting are the complaints shared on social media. But how should a brand react to a complaint?'

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  • Damian Trilling

    Students and Cutting-Edge Research

    2 March 2016 - By Damian Trilling, assistant professor Political Communication & Journalism: 'I think that as academics we should strive to shape the future of our field, rather than just reproduce old recipes.'

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  • Robyn Johnston

    Taking the Plunge

    17 February 2016 - By Robyn Johnston, pre-Master's student: 'It's true what they say; absence makes the heart grow fonder (of higher education)'.

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  • Joost Verhoeven

    Thesis Supervision: Two Potentially Conflicting Jobs

    17 February 2016 - By Joost Verhoeven, assistant professor Corporate Communication: 'It is only human that you hope for the best grade when you come to trust and appreciate the student. Of course we want to avoid this bias.'

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  • Austeja Poskute

    In the Home Stretch

    15 February 2016 - By Austeja Poškutė, Research Master's student: 'After attending three GSC Introduction Days and already having a collection of GSC canvas bags in my closet, I am confident that I am right where I belong.'

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