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  • Brotherly Love: Lee Brothers Graduate Together from Two UT Executive-Level MBA Programs- December 22nd, 2013

    Buddy and Richard Lee walked across the stage last December to receive their well-earned diplomas; Buddy first and then Richard. They both added MBA to the end of their names: Buddy (Lloyd Dewey Lee Jr.) earned his MBA from the UT Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership program and Richard Lee,…

  • UT Study: New Trucker Rest Rules Could Mean Higher Consumer Costs- December 22nd, 2013

    KNOXVILLE—New federal regulations mandating rest time for truckers could mean increased costs for consumers, according to a new study from the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The new hours-of-service rules from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration are designed to improve…

  • Behn to lead UT Business College’s Master’s, Executive Education Programs- December 19th, 2013

    KNOXVILLE—Effective January 1, 2014, new leadership will come to College of Business Administration’s masters and executive education programs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Bruce Behn, the Deloitte LLP Professor, will become associate dean for graduate programs and executive education. He succeeds Matt Myers, who is leaving for a dean…

  • Meet the Entrepreneurs- December 18th, 2013

    Take a look at a few recent alumni and a student whose businesses were helped by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The center itself, originally approved in 2009 under a different name, was helped along the way by a gift from Charlie and Moll Anderson. In 2010, the…

  • Bringing Big Ideas to Life- December 18th, 2013

    Students on college campuses across the country are sporting an ergonomic single-strap backpack that redistributes weight evenly throughout the body to reduce stress on their backs. A San Francisco, California–based company has created games that have reached the million-download mark. Here in East Tennessee, a fitness business that addresses childhood…

  • UT Professor Discusses Supply Chain Management- December 18th, 2013

    UT Associate Professor Chad Autry discusses moving packages from a warehouse to your door with WBIR reporter, John Becker. View the video.    

  • Big Data Beyond Business Intelligence: UT highlighted- December 11th, 2013

    UT professor and student quoted in article.  Read More.      

  • Case Study: Clear Message, Focused Events Recommended for Nonprofit- December 8th, 2013

    This past spring, five MBA students partnered with the Fort Loudoun Lake Association to better define the organization’s objectives and determine new ways for the association to generate revenue and plan for growth. The team devoted 449 hours to the project. (PDF) (URL Link)  

  • Business Analytics Expert Coming to UT in Feb. 2014; Registration Now Open- December 4th, 2013

    KNOXVILLE—Leading firms are now using data analytics to drive their business strategies, make critical decisions and compete through their analytical prowess. Tom Davenport, one of the world’s renowned experts and thought leaders on knowledge management, data analytics and business processes, will conduct an interactive half-day seminar at the University of…

  • UT Department of Management Students, Faculty, and Staff Support Mobile Meals- December 4th, 2013

    The UT Management Society (MSUT) and the UT Department of Management faculty and staff supported Mobile Meals in a big way this holiday season. MSUT raised $3,000 and the department contributed another $600.  This donation will fund 1,058 meals for seniors.   MSUT was founded in 2010, sponsored by the management…