Measuring the Role of Social Networks in Entrepreneurship
NC State aims to measure how social networks influence innovation and entrepreneurship.
For Wineries, Competition Boosts Profits From Sustainability
An international study finds that the more sustainability practices a winery has in place, the better its financial performance – and the effect is enhanced when a winery perceives significant pressure from competitors.
‘Rounding Up’ Beats Traditional Fundraising Requests
What's the best way to solicit donations for charity?
Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts Can Backfire for New Brands
Corporate social responsibility efforts may not always have the brand-building effects that companies want.
Alumni Investors Boost Wolfpack Businesses
The Wolfpack Investor Network connects alumni with businesses that got their start at NC State. For Pack-connected entrepreneurs, it's a win-win.
Study: Tax Havens and Limited Regulation Increase Risk for Shareholders
Some publicly held companies are incorporated in tax haven countries, ostensibly to increase value for shareholders. But new research finds that this can lead to practices that benefit executives at the cost of shareholders.
Graduate Programs Rise in 2019 Rankings
Engineering and education advance in the U.S. News rankings of the nation’s top graduate programs.
Wrestler Macchiavello Savors National Title
NC State’s Mike Macchiavello scores a surprise victory in the NCAA Wrestling Championships in Cleveland, leading the Wolfpack to a fourth-place finish in team competition and becoming the first N.C. native in more than three decades to win an individual national wrestling title.
Survey: 69% of Organizations Do Not Have Comprehensive Enterprise-wide Risk Management Processes in Place Despite Growing Corporate Risks
While most finance leaders agree corporate risks are increasing, less than a third report having complete enterprise risk management processes in place.
VF Corporation and NC State Announce Strategic, Multiyear Partnership
The partnership will create new opportunities for students and boost research on textiles and apparel.
NC State’s Online Programs Move Up in Rankings
NC State makes big gains in this year’s ranking of the nation’s top online degree programs. Take a look at the reasons behind NC State’s rising reputation.
Study Finds Diversity Boosts Innovation in U.S. Companies
A recent study finds taking steps to foster diversity makes a company more innovative, in terms of product innovations, patents created and citations on patents.
Experts to Discuss Looming U.S. Retirement Crisis
Ensuring American retirees have sufficient income to last through their retirement is among the most critical issues facing our economy. On Nov. 6, hear from Poole College economists Robert Clark and Melinda Morrill, along with TIAA representatives for a panel discussion on this topic.
The Long Road to Retirement
Faculty and staff are invited to a free retirement discussion led by U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina, TIAA CEO Ron Pressman and professors from the Poole College of Management. Registration is required by Nov. 1.
Poole College of Management at 25
Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Poole College of Management is known as the place that pairs data-driven thinking with creative problem-solving.