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Feb 22, 2018  |  Students

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.

Feb 21, 2018

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 […]

Feb 18, 2018

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 […]

Feb 16, 2018  |  Industry

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 […]

Feb 15, 2018  |  Industry

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.

Feb 15, 2018  |  Entrepreneurship

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. 

Feb 15, 2018

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 […]

Feb 13, 2018  |  Industry

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

Feb 12, 2018  |  Industry

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

Feb 8, 2018

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