Directors’ Experience Doesn’t Always Pay Off
It may seem obvious that shareholders stand to benefit when outside directors on a company’s board have experience in the industry the company operates in. However, that doesn’t hold true in the case of highly diversified companies, where directors tend […]
NC State Ranks Top 20 in Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs
NC State has been ranked by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine as a “Top 25 Best Undergrad Programs for Entrepreneurs in 2018,” coming in at no. 19 on the list.
Survey: Triangle Entrepreneurs Planning to Increase Hiring, Capital Spending
WRAL TechWire posted this story about the Quarterly Outlook of Triangle Entrepreneurs’ latest survey results, noting that those responding remain optimistic about the economy entering 2018 and as a result more are expecting to increase capital spending as well as […]
Quarterly Outlook of Triangle Entrepreneurs (QuOTE) Shows Greater Optimism from Q3 2017 Relative to Q4 2017
"This is the first time ... there has been an increase in optimism from Q3 to Q4" – Lewis Sheats, Poole College professor of practice and director, NC State Entrepreneurship Clinic
Multidisciplinary Teamwork Helps Bring New ASSIST Technology to Market
VitalFlo: An example of Think and Do at NC State.
How Dance Can Help Students in STEM Disciplines
Professor Fay Cobb Payton explores impact of the arts on STEM students in this NC State Foundation-funded study.
Faculty Research Award Recipient: Umut Dur, Economics
Work on student assignment systems helps communities and provides data for future research.
Christina Lewellen Receives Two Dissertation Awards
Central findings of her research are at odds with a common perception about financial reporting transparency in tax haven countries.
Faculty Research Award Recipient Profile: Eda Kemahlioglu-Ziya
For Dr. Kemahlioglu-Ziya, understanding how different supply chains run and researching ways to make them run efficiently is exciting; it drives her research, teaching.
Professor Beasley Talks about Managing Risks in Business
Mark Beasley, the Deloitte Professor of Enterprise Risk Management in the Poole College of Management, is researching how organizations navigate the many sources of uncertainty and risk that affect their success. As a research-extensive university, NC State works to create […]