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Jun 7, 2024

Is a Four-Day Work Week Right for Your Business?

There are compelling benefits to the four-day work week, but it may not be right for every business. Two Poole College scholars explore the issue.

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Apr 10, 2024

Patrick Flynn Weighs In on Possibility of 4-Day Work Week in U.S.

In a "Capital Tonight" television broadcast, Flynn says the concept boils down to employee well-being and work-life balance.

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Apr 9, 2024

Patrick Flynn Shares Work-From-Home Outlook for 2024 and Beyond

Flynn weighs in on a ranking of the best states for working from home — and shares his predictions for the future of remote work.

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Mar 28, 2024

Smart Utility Meters Drive Down Manufacturing Costs – If Managers Use Them

A new study finds the willingness of managers to use smart utility meters is a key driver in reducing energy consumption and related costs.

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Mar 12, 2024

Patrick Flynn Explains How AI Can Improve Performance Reviews

Flynn says collecting data with AI can prevent human error and create efficiencies.

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Feb 15, 2024

Patrick Flynn Weighs In on AI ‘Trust Gap’

The Poole College assistant professor of human resource management describes trust as "critical currency" in the workplace.

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Nov 29, 2023

Tips for Leveraging AI in Human Resource Management

Poole College's Patrick Flynn explores how the growth of artificial intelligence presents both opportunities and challenges for the field of human resource management — and provides insight on proper use of the technology.

Sep 28, 2023

Back to School: Poole College Researchers Gauge NC State Faculty Perceptions During Return to Campus in 2021

A new study funded by the NC State Office of the Provost explores faculty perspectives on returning to in-person teaching during the pandemic and offers key insights into facilitating a successful transition back to on-campus instruction.


Feb 8, 2023

Patrick Flynn Addresses the Worker Shortage Around the Triangle

Patrick Flynn, assistant professor of human resource management, explains that many blue-collar workers moved on during the pandemic to further their education or to a role with higher wages.

Jul 15, 2021

Study Highlights How Resilience is Dynamic, Not a Static Character Trait

A new study finds that resilience is a dynamic process, rather than a fixed trait – and suggests this may have significant ramifications for the business world.