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Apr 29, 2021

Apple Arrives in RTP: What does this mean for the local economy and NC State?

Apple has announced their intent to break ground on a hub in Research Triangle Park (RTP), bringing $1 billion and over 3,000 jobs to North Carolina. The arrival of the tech giant promises six-figure salaries to those in IT-related fields and prospective job opportunities NC State graduates. Steve Allen, associate dean and professor of economics, breaks down the… 

Apr 20, 2021

Virtual Practicum Proves Valuable in Teaching Skills for the Future

A virtual environment opened up opportunities for MBA students to work with companies across the U.S and apply new skills sets in their semester long projects within the Business Analytics Practicum. 

Mar 25, 2021

Companies Predicted to Double Down on Analytics in 2021

A press release published by Gartner predicts that 2021 will be the year data analytics becomes a “core business function” for many companies.  Rita Sallam, distinguished research vice president at Gartner, stated that the global pandemic has served as a cataclysm for many data and analytics leaders to “identify key technology trends and prioritize those with… 

Poole Podcast

Mar 10, 2021

Introducing the Poole Podcast

The Poole Podcast will share research and ideas from inside the classroom from NC State faculty and explore how it’s being used in industry. 

Mar 10, 2021

New Faculty Basiru Usman Brings Neural Network and Mathematics Expertise to Teach Business Analytics

Basiru Usman joins Poole College of Management as a teaching assistant professor with a focus on predicative analytics and the neural network. 

Mar 10, 2021

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. 

AMA

Mar 10, 2021

Poole College Hosts Successful American Marketing Association Regional Conference

More than 150 attendees from seven universities across six states and three countries participated in the third annual NC State American Marketing Association (AMA) regional conference. 

Rishika

Mar 10, 2021

Rishika Rishka on Leveraging Technologies to Create a Unique Customer Experience

Rishika Rishika, associate professor of marketing, explains how firms can utilize different tools and technology to create a personalized shopping experience. 

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Feb 18, 2021

New Tool Assesses Brand Reputation in Real Time and in the Long Term

Researchers also showed how the tool related brand reputation to corporate value. 

Feb 2, 2021

A New World of Marketing

Now, more than any other time in history, companies across the globe have access to unprecedented amounts of data allowing them to make disruptive business decisions and experience higher levels of efficiency and productivity. Simply put, big data is changing the landscape of nearly every segment of the industry – including marketing.…