Stories From 2020

Jul 5, 2020

Gartner Ranks NC State Jenkins MBA No. 10 in Supply Chain

The NC State Poole College of Management’s Jenkins MBA supply chain management program rose five places to No. 10 in Gartner Research’s 2020 ranking of graduate supply chain programs in North America. Several key trends among top-ranked programs in the […]

Jun 30, 2020

Planning a Virtual Event: Q&A with Julie Fleming

In the following Q & A, Julie Fleming, Director of Advising and Student Affairs, goes into more detail about how this Raleigh Residency was different from previous years, the challenges she has faced implementing this event, and how she prepared students and professors for the shift to virtual.

Jun 25, 2020

Jenkins MBA Goes Virtual for Raleigh Residency

The Jenkins MBA Raleigh Residency Program went virtual to engage students in online exercises and courses, as well as connect them to their professional and online classmates.

Jun 21, 2020

Student, father, husband: Tips for Balancing Priorities in a MBA program

Deciding to pursue an MBA in the Jenkins program is a very crucial decision. The key to achieving success is through a healthy work-life balance. Given that some students have a family and go to school full time, it is […]

Jun 18, 2020

Rob Handfield Explores Resilient Supply Chains for Post-COVID World

In the wake of COVID-19, Rob Handfield goes in to detail on what it takes to be a resilient supply chain following the global crisis.

Jun 16, 2020  |  All News

Leading the Pack: Russell Thornton

Russell Thornton is a 2018 Jenkins MBA alumnus. Thornton is now senior corporate council for Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions. He says that, one key element to his student experience was the opportunity to complete dual degree program with Campbell law school.

Jun 16, 2020

Andrea Young to Lead Jenkins Graduate Programs Marketing

Poole College of Management recently appointed Andrea Young as the new associate director of marketing for the Jenkins Graduate Management Programs effective July 1.

Jun 1, 2020

On the Hunt

MBA students continue to make career moves - even during a pandemic

Jun 1, 2020

Stacy Wood on Creativity and Innovation: COVID-19’s Silver Lining

Poole College’s professor of marketing, Stacy Wood, offers insight on why times of crisis present opportunities for exploration and risk taking.

May 28, 2020

Rob Handfield Webinar on Vital Supply Chains in a Pandemic

Rob Handfield, director of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative and professor of operations and supply chain management, served as a presenter for S&P Global Market Intelligence’s University Essentials webinar on the vital supply chains during the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with representatives from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Handfield described COVID-19 as the catalyst of supply chain…