Innovation. Engagement. Impact.
Research and industry engagement across all our programs and disciplines open doors to innovative, impactful problem-solving.
Our faculty brings real-world experience and research-based knowledge into the classroom, providing students a solid foundation upon which to build their careers. Ongoing engagement with business and industry assures that the flow of knowledge remains current and relevant. Individual faculty members — as well as those in our centers and initiatives and on our executive education team — are the conduits through which knowledge and experience flow, pushing the boundaries of innovation.
Centers and Initiatives
Center for Innovation Management Studies
Experts from academia and industry come together to untangle innovation’s complex challenges.
Supply Chain Resource Cooperative
Through research, experience and knowledge, we help our partners achieve supply chain excellence.
Enterprise Risk Management Initiative
Our thought leaders help business leaders identify, avoid and mitigate financial risks.
Consumer Innovation Collaborative
Our students and researchers deliver insightful consumer research to corporate partners.
Prepared to Lead
Recruit Our Students
Build your team with students and graduates ready to bring value to your company from day one.
Poole College of Management graduates understand the challenges businesses face to remain competitive in a global society. Their academic career has been focused on gaining the knowledge and skills needed to navigate that environment.
Year after year, companies large and small — from Fortune 500s to startups — find our students have the mastery of cutting-edge technologies and strategies needed to help companies achieve their goals.
Our Executive Education programs include custom-designed solutions, collaboratory workshops and open sessions that enable participants to more effectively contribute value to their employers. Our model takes executive education to a new level — bringing world-class thinkers and researchers together with business leaders at every career stage to solve complex organizational challenges.
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Mar 22, 2017
Poole College Alumni Challenge Assumptions during Inclusive Mindset Workshops
“I believe students need to hear from real companies – whom they recognize as industry leaders – that advance cultural competence is expected of them to work productively in the...
Mar 16, 2017
Survey: Corporate Risks Rising – But Risk Management Efforts Not Keeping Pace
New research from North Carolina State University and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) finds most executives see risks increasing in both number and complexity – but those same executives...
Mar 7, 2017
Crowdfunding Innovation: It’s Backers – Not Money Raised – That Predicts Market Success
Research from North Carolina State University finds that the number of backers a new product attracts during crowdfunding predicts the financial success of the product when it reaches the marketplace...