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Nov 15, 2021

Risk Management 101: What It Is and Why It’s a Crucial Need in the Market

The process of identifying, analyzing and controlling or minimizing threats, the field of risk management has become all the more vital on the heels of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Nov 8, 2021

Mitigating Supply Chain Disruptions and Building Resilience

In recent decades, global supply chains have become larger and more complex—designed for efficiency, cost and proximity to markets. At the same time, unanticipated shocks that affect global production have… 

Oct 22, 2021

Donnie Hale Offers Three Pieces of Business Analytics Advice

Donnie Hale, lecturer in business analytics, suggests three steps an organization should take when analytics patterns go awry in scenarios like the COVID-19 pandemic. “Analytics are built on historic patterns… 

Oct 14, 2021

Poole Podcast: Big Data Analytics with Home Depot CFO Richard McPhail, VP Erik Holbrook, and Professor Bill Rand

With about 500,000 employees and over 2,000 stores, at the Home Depot, data science and analytics are critically important to solving business problems and giving the customer the best experience, both in-store and online. But leveraging data and analytics are not just for huge companies anymore. 

Oct 1, 2021

Worth the Risk: Poole College Launches Master of Management, Risk and Analytics

Given the disruptions and uncertainty of the last few years, risk management leaders know now – more than ever – about the importance of making data-informed decisions. As businesses forged ahead, most were able to quickly determine whether they had the strategies in place to pivot and withstand the unknown.