Poole in the News

Feb 27, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Robert Handfield Discusses the Role of Supply Chain Management in New Product Innovation

A 2015 survey on new product innovation conducted by Nielsen Global found that 63 percent of consumers like when manufacturers are the ones introducing new products. However, it is challenging for supply managers to bring in early cost data to develop […]

Feb 27, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Bonnie Hancock Lends Expertise to WSJ on Challenges of Regulating Iconic CEOs

Bonnie, Hancock, executive director of the Enterprise Risk Management Initiative at the NC State Poole College of Management, was interviewed by the The Wall Street Journal in an article reporting on the challenges of effectively regulating iconic CEOs like Tesla’s Elon […]

Feb 25, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Startup Developed Out Of The Poole Product Innovation Lab

Chris Fesmire, a graduate student of the NC State College of Engineering, developed a startup company Vital Guide along with his partner, Pratik Bendale. Vital Guide sets out to improve patient health and management of patients in the emergency waiting room. Fesmire […]

Feb 25, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Robert Handfield Discusses The New SCWorx Platforms

SCWorx, a software solution company for healthcare providers, announced the release of their new series of engineer-driven ad-hoc reports that are focused on delivering increased content to its “already robust report delivery capabilities”. Robert Handfield, a professor of supply chain management […]

Feb 25, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Poole College Alumni Appointed As The New Panama Canal Administrator

Ricaurte Vasquez, a graduate of the Poole College of Management’s Masters of Economics program, was recently appointed as the administrator of the Panama Canal. Vasquez will be the fourth Panamanian Administrator to be appointed by the canal’s Board of Directors […]

Feb 22, 2019

Associate Dean Steve Allen Lends Expertise on Gender Wage Gap

Steve Allen, a professor of economics at N.C. State University and associate dean for graduate programs at Poole College, spoke with Carolina Public Press regarding the gender wage gap in North Carolina.

Feb 21, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Robert Clark Gives Insight On The Retirement Crisis

Currently, the U.S. is facing a retirement crisis in which retirees do not make enough in earnings or save enough money to afford their retirement. Many believe that a basic, achievable solution is having people work until 80 years old which allows for […]

Feb 19, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Professor Joe Brazel Discusses The Gap Between Corporate Earnings

A study was recently conducted and found that companies will not issue a forecast of its annual earnings if their earnings diverge from their non-financial resources. Within the study, researchers compared the 659 participating companies’ earning changes to median changes […]

Feb 19, 2019  |  Poole in the News

Two Former NC State Football Players Create A Sports Technology Startup In The Triangle

Former NC State football players Jamelle Eugene and DaJuan Morgan came together to create Gryppers, a sports technology company that creates a product that is halfway between athletic tape and football gloves. The model of the product is patented and […]

Feb 8, 2019  |  Poole in the News

NC State and Infosys Announce New Partnership To Educate New Hires

NC State and Infosys, an information technology (IT) company in the Triangle, have announced their new partnership that plans to educate more than 2,000 new hires the IT company is bringing to the Triangle. The three-year partnership plans to take the new […]