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  • Mary Long to Lead UT’s Supply Chain Forum- September 27th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has appointed Mary Long as the new managing director of the Global Supply Chain Institute’s Supply Chain Forum. Long’s 26-year industry career includes leadership roles in supply chain for companies including Campbell’s Soup, General Mills, Quaker Oats/Gatorade, Pillsbury and Domino’s Pizza.…

  • New Research Shows Danger to CEOs when Firms Overpay, or Underpay, Taxes- September 20th, 2018

      Chief executive officers in corporate America are rarely experts in taxation, but they can still be held accountable for the firms’ tax outcomes, according to James Chyz, associate professor of accounting at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business and Neel Corporate Governance Center research fellow. New…

  • Hack-a-thons Show Off Haslam Master of Science in Business Analytics Students’ Skills- September 19th, 2018

    Each semester, when professionals from across the nation gather in Knoxville for the Business Analytics Forum, the Haslam College of Business’ Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) students receive a challenge and a deadline. Their mission: to compete in a hack-a-thon using real data and a real business problem…

  • Air Force Civilian Employees Complete More Than 100 Hours of Training, Earn Executive Development Certificate- September 18th, 2018

    Newfound proficiency, confidence and leadership skills were all on display in August as 13 United States Air Force civilian employees received Executive Development certificates from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The certificates represent the completion of 113 hours of classroom training custom designed by the aerospace and defense executive development…

  • How Will You Create the Future of Your Business?- September 17th, 2018

    Ready or not, Big Data is here. As organizations struggle to make the best use of the staggering quantity of data available, leaders must first assess how outdated modes of thinking threaten the future success of their companies. Jared Nichols, adjunct faculty at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College…

  • Bates Joins Haslam as Director of Admissions for Graduate Business Programs- September 13th, 2018

    For Tom Bates, who recently joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as director of admissions for graduate business programs, feeling that he fit within the culture of the college was a key factor in his decision to move from Indiana to Knoxville.  “The individuals that make…

  • Noble Named Editor in Chief of International Innovation Journal- September 12th, 2018

    Charles Noble was recently named incoming co-editor in chief of the Journal of Product Innovation Management (JPIM). The peer-reviewed journal leads the field of academic research on innovation management, covering a broad and interdisciplinary spectrum of factors crucial for successful product and service development. Noble, who currently serves as associate dean…

  • Haslam Welcomes New Class of Freshmen and MBAs- September 11th, 2018

    An athlete, a railroad conductor and a meteorologist walk into a classroom at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. This is not the beginning of a stale joke, but the  reality for this year’s full-time MBA class at the Haslam College of Business. The group brings an average of nearly five…

  • Vol Court Speaker Series and Pitch Competition Kicks Off Sept. 12- September 5th, 2018

    Students, faculty, staff and members of the local community are encouraged to pitch their business ideas at Vol Court, a semiannual pitch competition and speaker series hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. The series begins September 12.…