Poole in the News

Jan 16, 2018

Aha! Pro-Diversity Cultures Spark Corporate Innovation

Psychology Today posted a story based on research by Poole College professors Roger Mayer and Richard Warr, and Jing Zhao at Portland State University. For this study, the researchers conducted a detailed analysis of the “MSCI ESG STATS” dataset, which […]

Jan 12, 2018

Want a More Innovative Company? Simple: Hire a More a Diverse Workforce

A new study by Poole College professors Richard Warr and Roger Mayer, and Jing Zhao, at Portland State University, adds to the research that a variety of backgrounds and experiences in the workplace leads to business success. In this story […]

Jan 11, 2018

A New Partnership for VF Corp and NC State

VF Corp. and NC State University on Thursday announced a new partnership that they called long-term and strategic, the Greensboro News and Record reported. They provide details of the partnership in their story here. The announcement was also reported by […]

Jan 11, 2018

Textile World Reports on New VF-NC State Partnership

The NC State College of Textiles and VF have a long-standing relationship. Under this new multi-year agreement, the partnership is further strengthened by NC State’s Poole College of Management, which brings particular expertise in business analytics and supply chain management.  The new […]

Jan 11, 2018

Study: Diverse Companies are More Innovative

WUNC Radio reported on recently-published research by Poole College professors Richard Warr and Roger Mayer, and co-authored by Jing Zhao, at Portland State University. The research finds that companies that promote diversity are more innovative. In the interview Richard Warr […]

Jan 10, 2018  |  Poole in the News

4 Supply Chain Predictions for 2018

Robert Handfield, executive director of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative and Bank of America University Distinguished Professor at the NC State Poole College of Management, comments on the expanding capabilities of machine learning in 2018, and how “AI will be […]

Jan 5, 2018

NC State 2017 Entrepreneurship Highlights

Catch up on 2017 NC State entrepreneurship highlights in this December 2017 recap, including a top-25 ranking for undergraduate programs, the first season of the new weekly livestream, The State of Entrepreneurship co-hosted by Poole College student Marisa Celedonia, the […]

Jan 5, 2018

Fintech Risk Is Now a Top Boardroom Concern

This edition of Wealthmanagement.com includes a post about the 2018 Top Risks Report: Executive Perspectives on Top Risks for 2018, produced by the Enterprise Risk Management in Poole College and Protiviti. Read here. The ERM-Protiviti research is also covered in […]

Jan 5, 2018

David Henard’s 2014 Research about Lyrics Cited in German-language Article about Music Today

David Henard, professor of marketing in Poole College’s Department of Business Management, worked with the author of this German-language article on the state of music – and lyrics – in Germany. The writer cites Henard’s 2014 paper about lyrics in […]

Jan 5, 2018

Combining Experiments, Models Boosts Social Behavior Research

Lab Manager magazine posted a story about a new approach that draws on experimental studies and computer models to offer new insights into organizational and group behavior. The story discusses research by William Rand, a computer scientist and assistant professor of […]