Skip to main content

Author: Staff

risk appetite

Jan 4, 2022

Risk Appetite: What Is It and How Much Should You Have?

Mark Beasley, executive director of NC State’s Enterprise Risk Management Initiative, explains the concept of risk appetite and how different types of organizations should approach their openness to risk. 

Dec 17, 2021

Ericka Kranitz on the Rise of Risk Management

Integrating her experience in regulatory compliance, public accounting, training and education – as well as her expertise in Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) – Kranitz adds value to her students by bridging the gap between the classroom and the real world. 

Dec 15, 2021

Metrics, External Data and the Road to Innovation

In a world saturated with data, communication channels and digital platforms, marketers have more resources at their disposal than ever before. But which metrics should businesses be paying attention to? What kinds of external resources can they leverage? How can they harness all the available tools to spark innovation? 

A student in a red cap and gown makes the Wolfpack sign in front of the NC State Belltower.

Dec 13, 2021

Focused on the Future

Meet December 2021 graduates who have made the most of every opportunity at NC State and are ready to explore their next chapter. 

Dec 10, 2021

Western Digital Teams Up With SCRC for Emerging Technologies Support

Western Digital, a global data storage company that offers an expansive portfolio of technologies, storage devices and solutions for business and consumers, has partnered with the SCRC to support its procurement efforts in emerging technologies and predictive risk solutions. 

Dec 7, 2021

When the Job Search Feels Like an Uphill Marathon: A Story of Resilience

The story of MBA alumna Meera Satyakumar’s job search has a happy ending — but her journey was anything but easy, and only panned out thanks to her unwavering courage and resilience. 

Nov 29, 2021

Understanding the Minds of Today’s Consumers

See how the Poole College of Management’s Consumer Research Laboratory sheds light on an array of modern consumer behaviors. 

closeup of NC State brochure on veterans education benefits

Nov 11, 2021

An Extraordinary Gift Honors NC State’s Veteran and Military-Affiliated Students

NC State alumnus and former officer in the U.S. Navy Jeff Wright has made a gift to name the Jeffrey Wright Military and Veteran Services program. His support will benefit the university’s more than 2,000 self-identified veterans and children or spouses of veterans and strengthens NC State’s reputation as a military-friendly school. 

Nov 4, 2021

A Behind-the-Scenes Look: MBA National Career Fairs and Career Services

It is probably safe to assume that all the students who enroll in the Jenkins MBA program at NC State are interested in improving the trajectory of their careers.  So, one might ask, “Is what the students learn in the […] 

Oct 29, 2021

Bill Rand Explains Big Data Analytics and Machine Learning in Today’s World

At Poole College, there’s no one who knows more about big data, machine learning and marketing analytics than Bill Rand. We sat down with Rand for an eye-opening conversation about the current data landscape, trends and predictions for the future of the industry. Here are some of the highlights.