Supply Chain Management Articles Library

Mar 30, 2019  |  Director's Blog

Smart Contracts in a Paper World

This is the first of several research articles on contract management produced by our MBA students in our online Contract Management class.  The first of these is by Mike Petrillo, reviewing what smart contracts are and how they can change […]

Mar 22, 2019  |  Director's Blog

Procurement Leadership Workshop: Addressing the Need for a New Stakeholder Influence Model

Some of the typical complaints I hear from procurement colleagues are the same ones I heard 20 years ago, and it seems as if nothing has changed. “Procurement doesn’t get any respect!  I can’t get people in the business to […]

Mar 22, 2019  |  Director's Blog

SCRC Meeting: Closing the Gap Between Marketing and Procurement

Our upcoming SCRC meeting on April 25 will explore a topic that has been top of mind for me and several other people for some time. To give you a clue as to what this is about, consider the typical […]

Mar 15, 2019

Guest Post: Next Generation Tech to Boost Supply Chain Efficiency

This guest post was authored by Mark Hill. Mark is the Chief Information Officer at Washington Frank, and has 25 years of experience in delivering complex mission-critical technology across both the capital markets and broader financial services sectors. Today’s supply […]

Mar 14, 2019

Supply Chain Students Connect With Employers at Exclusive Recruiting Event

Once a semester, supply chain students at the Poole College of Management have the option of attending the Supply Chain Recruiting Event, a specialized event designed to engage them with employers seeking supply chain talent at NC State. Unlike the […]

Mar 14, 2019

Roundtable Event Brings Key Insights for Labor Management Solutions

Supply chain leaders from nine different companies gathered with NC State MBA students, executive advisors and thought leaders on February 28th to discuss solutions to the various challenges facing the supply chain job market. “In the current marketplace, there is […]

Mar 14, 2019

Bev Porter on What the Jenkins MBA Career Center Offers Students

A Day in the Life: Bev Porter, Career Center Director In part 2 of our ‘Day in the Life’ video series, Bev Porter, Director of the Jenkins MBA Career Management Center, provides a glimpse into what her team’s role is […]

Mar 14, 2019

Abram Rodd, Jenkins MBA Candidate

Abram Rodd is a first year Jenkins MBA Candidate with a Supply Chain Management concentration. He joined the program after transitioning from the US Army last year after serving 10 years as a logistics officer.  In his previous career, he […]

Mar 14, 2019

Jenkins MBA Climbs in the 2020 U.S. News Ranking

The NC State Jenkins MBA program in the Poole College of Management climbed up the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School rankings.

Mar 9, 2019

Faculty Spotlight: Eda Kemahlioglu-Ziya

Nothing gives Eda Kemahlioglu-Ziya more satisfaction than bringing her passion for supply chain management research to her students in the classroom at North Carolina State University each day. Kemahlioglu-Ziya, associate professor of operations and supply chain management in Poole College […]