Stories From 2020

Feb 12, 2020  |  Jenkins MBA

Trevor Roberts’ Career Takes Flight After Jenkins MBA

Roberts credits his time at Poole College of Management for not only helping to develop the professional business skills that he’ll need as an acquisitions officer but also in changing the way he approaches problems.

Feb 11, 2020

Poole College Celebrates Entrepreneurial Success During Black History Month

Poole College of Management celebrates Black History Month through the stories of students, faculty and staff, alumni and community members.

Jan 27, 2020

Poole’s Heather Dretsch Aims to Unlock Mystery to Better Brand Secrets 

“We find that brand secrets can add nuance to the consumer-brand relationship and have many positive effects for the company,” Dretsch wrote. 

Jan 27, 2020

Companies’ Worries About Aging Workforce Don’t Accord With Level of Response

Professors Ritter and Clark examined the responses of 143 human resource managers at companies of diverse sizes and industries to a series of surveys and activities that measured the levels of concern they have and the types of actions companies are taking.

Jan 21, 2020

New Faculty Member Ajmani Applies Vast Industry Experience to Business Analytics Teaching

After more than 20 years of industry experience in business analytics, Vivek Ajmani, Ph.D., has settled down at Poole College of Management as a teaching assistant professor in the business management department.

Jan 16, 2020

The Most Important Lesson Professor Stonebraker Teaches

“Never give up.” That’s what Jeff Stonebraker, an associate professor of operations and supply chain management at the Poole College of Management, strives to teach his students in the classroom each semester. The ten year Poole College veteran is a […]

Jan 14, 2020

Jenkins MBA climbs in 2020 US News and World Report Ranking

The NC State Jenkins Online MBA program jumps to No. 15 in 2020 U.S. News and World Report rankings.

Jan 10, 2020

Annual Product Innovation Lab Student Showcase Brings Collaboration Across Colleges

MBA 555 students showcased their four-month-long projects to guests and judges at the Product Innovation Lab Student Showcase.