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Sep 14, 2020

Five Steps to Navigating a Layoff during COVID-19

Reflect, tell your story, network, research and be the solution –– are the top five steps Bev Porter, director of the career center for Jenkins MBA programs, shares with anyone who has experienced a layoff.

Sep 8, 2020

The Responsibility to Rebrand: Aunt Jemima’s Case Study

Michael Stanko, associate professor of marketing, dives in to the rebranding of Aunt Jemima and the responsibility of a brand to effect change.

Aug 31, 2020

New Business Analytics Initiative Combines Data, Innovation, Leadership

Poole College’s Business Analytics Initiative is propelling the college even further as a hub for data analysis in business through education, research and thought leadership.

Aug 21, 2020

Equipping Leaders to Support Virtual Teams

Poole College's Brad Kirkman, professor of leadership, has been spending time working with business leaders struggling to lead their teams in a new, entirely virtual work environment.

Jul 30, 2020

Fay Cobb Payton Addresses Bias in AI Recruiting Tools

Fay Cobb Payton, professor of IT and business analytics, weighs in on artificial intelligence hiring tools perpetuating bias in the workplace.

Jul 30, 2020

Having Clients From Many Industries Can Hurt the Effectiveness of Auditing Firms

When an accounting firm has an industry diversified client portfolio, the quality of the firm’s audits suffers.

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...

Jul 17, 2020  |  entrepreneurship

Lisa Chang Gives Entrepreneurs Expert Advice on Nailing a Virtual Pitch

Poole College's Lisa Chang weighs in on how entrepreneurs can achieve success before, during and after a virtual pitch.

Jun 25, 2020

Roger Mayer Weighs in on Diversity at NC Tech Summit

Triangle leaders, including Roger Mayer, professor of leadership at Poole College, met at the virtual North Carolina Technology Association’s Diversity + Inclusion Summit to discuss the benefits of companies embracing, not tokenizing, diversity initiatives.

Jun 25, 2020

New Digital Badges from Executive Education Help Alumni Showcase New Skills

NC State Executive Education has issued 915 verifiable, digital badges to graduates of various programs including Business Essentials and Women in Technical Leadership.