Poole College Marketing Students Credit AMA Chapter, Profs for Success in Virtual Competition
Students in virtual marketing competition credit their profs, NC State AMA membership for knowledge, skills that helped them win.
Words of Wisdom: The Role of the Board in Risk Oversight
This article in Financier Worldwide – about the role of the board – cites risks identified in the study conducted by the Enterprise Risk Management Initiative at Poole College and Protiviti. The stock-in-trade of the board is guidance. In today’s risk […]
These NC State Grads Want to Make Diapers Greener
NC State Jenkins MBA alumnus Scott Bolin and the startup Tethis he founded with other NC State grads, has received its largest round of funding – $17.6 million – to help scale up commercial production of Tethex, its biodegradable alternative […]
With $17.6M Boost, Raleigh’s Tethis Looks to Commercialize its Diaper Technology
With a new $17.6 million funder, salt-sucking sponge startup Tethis is a step closer to changing the diaper industry forever, says co-founder and CEO Scott Bolin in this Triangle Business Journal story. Bolin is an alumnus of the NC State Jenkins MBA program. Read […]
Professor Robert Handfield: Curiosity Drives His Quest for Knowledge; the SCRC Reflects His Commitment to Teaching
Seeing the importance of integrating suppliers, procurement, logistics, order fulfillment and customers has led Prof. Handfield to a lifetime pursuit of teaching and research interests.
Entrepreneurship Clinic Training MBA Students while Growing Local Business
NC State Entrepreneurship Clinic trains students to be entrepreneurial thinkers, and runs a clinic that solves real problems for its clients.
Government “Stimulus:” The Real Trickledown Economics
The terms trickledown economics has been used in the news media lately. Roy Cordato, teaching assistant professor of economics at Poole College, discusses that as well as supply side tax policy and Keynesian economics in this Mises Institute post. Cordato […]
Stocks Hate inflation: Here’s Why
"Investors, naturally, want to stay at the party as long as they can. It is only when they see others heading for the exits that they realize maybe it’s time they left, too. ... Thus the market tanks." – Richard Warr
Students, Profs Go to School on Saturday for Blockchain Training
NC State students, recent grads invited to Generation Blockchain Challenge; on-campus training provides an introduction
NC State Entrepreneurship Clinic Cited in ‘State of the Region’ Update
"The UNC system has been a backbone of the economy for decades. But important, and positive shifts are emerging that directly support entrepreneurship." – Tom Snyder, RIoT executive director