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May 10, 2021

Poole Podcast Episode 5: ‘Think and Do’ Leadership with NC State Chancellor Randy Woodson and Poole College of Management Dean Frank Buckless

Chancellor Woodson is joined by Poole College of Management Stephen P. Zelnak Jr. Dean Frank Buckless in this insightful conversation into how NC State differentiates itself from other universities.


Feb 14, 2021

Poole Podcast Episode 1: Cultivating the Entrepreneurial Spirit

On the inaugural episode, Dean Frank Buckless is joined by Cindy Eckert, CEO of The Pink Ceiling and Sprout Pharmaceuticals.


Nov 23, 2020

Five Tips for Leaders from Steve Fechheimer, CEO of New Belgium Brewing

New Belgium Brewing CEO, Steve Fechheimer, speaks to current Poole College students on the importance of being a well-rounded business professional by taking a variety of fundamental courses.

Jul 27, 2020

Risks Can Be Leveraged as Opportunities in the Post-COVID ‘New Normal’

Mark Beasley, director of the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Initiative and KPMG professor of accounting, and Frank Buckless, Stephen P. Zelnak Jr. Dean of Poole College, hosted the inaugural Virtual Thought Leadership Series event, Strategies of the New Normal: Lessons from Risk Management.  Beasley and Buckless initially broke down the definition of ERM as an…

Mar 10, 2020

Sepi Saidi ‘85 Embraces the Unknown Challenges in Business

NC State alumna Sepi Saidi embraces the unknown in business as the CEO and founder of SEPI, Inc. in the latest installment of the Wells Fargo Executive Leadership Series.