Business Sustainability Collaborative

Dec 18, 2019  |  Business Sustainability Collaborative

Home Depot’s Jarvis Pushes Practicality in MBA 582 Guest Lecture

Home Depot Chief Sustainability Officer Ron Jarvis gave a no-frills lecture about accomplishing corporate sustainability objectives in Jessica Thomas’ MBA 582: Sustainability and Business course Oct. 30 at Nelson Hall. Jarvis’ visit was part of a guest-lecturer series in MBA […]

Dec 3, 2019  |  Research

Why Do B Corps Matter?

Poole's Jessica Thomas, lecturer and director of the Business Sustainability Collaborative, breaks down what a B Corp is and how they are changing the future of business.

Nov 14, 2019  |  MBA

Burt’s Bees’ Paula Alexander Joins MBA Guest-Lecturer Series to Talk About Sustainability Practices

As part of the guest-lecturer series in Jessica Thomas’ MBA 582: Sustainability and Business course, Paula Alexander, director of sustainable business and innovation at Burt’s Bees, spoke to Jenkins graduate students about sustainability.

Oct 22, 2019  |  Business Sustainability Collaborative

NC State’s B Corp Clinic Among Financial Times Best Teaching Practices

The Financial Times recently included Poole's B Corp Clinic in a list of business school practices from around that globe that best exemplify sustainability, ethics and social purpose.

Oct 7, 2019  |  Business Sustainability Collaborative

Poole’s Jessica Thomas Becomes President of B Academics

Poole College of Management's Jessica Thomas, director of the Business Sustainability Collaborative, has recently been named the president of B Academics.

Sep 23, 2019  |  Business Sustainability Collaborative

NC State Poole College Represented at 2019 Global B Corp Academic Roundtable

The NC State Business Sustainability Collaborative demonstrated its commitment to the B Corp movement through leadership at the 2019 Global B Corp Academic Roundtable. 

Aug 5, 2019  |  Entrepreneurship

Quarterly Outlook Of Triangle Entrepreneurs (Quote) Dips Slightly From Q2 To Q3, Driven By Decreased Optimism In Anticipated Sales

Emerging trend shows drop in most years in the overall index from Q2 to Q3

Apr 26, 2019  |  Faculty and Staff

Poole College 2019 Faculty Awards and Recognition

The Poole College of Management recognizes extraordinary faculty who were nominated for and received college and university awards in teaching, research and engagement.

Apr 19, 2019  |  Industry

Mark Beasley, Jessica Thomas Recognized for Outstanding Outreach and Engagement

Mark Beasley, Jessica Thomas recognized for work with their Enterprise Risk Management and Business Sustainability Collaborative initiatives

Oct 8, 2018  |  Business Sustainability Collaborative

BSC Director Jessica Thomas Recognized for Work Promoting Triple Bottom Line Principles

North Carolina Business Council recognized Jessica Thomas for efforts to promote Triple Bottom Line principles.