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  • UT Study Seeks to Redefine Supply Chain Integration- November 13th, 2018

    Integrating a supply chain under one executive can drive value but may come with its own challenges. Solutions may be found in redefining the concept of supply chain integration, which is what the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business tackles in its…

  • Haslam MBA Ranked 26th by Bloomberg Businessweek- November 9th, 2018

    The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has risen for a second consecutive year in the Bloomberg Businessweek rankings to become the 26th best public business school nationally. Based on surveys of 26,699 MBA students, alumni and recruiters, as well as employment data, the rankings also…

  • Haslam Business Analytics Forum on Artificial Intelligence Draws Amazon, IBM and Others- November 5th, 2018

    The October Business Analytics Forum of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business drew more than 100 professionals, including top names from Amazon, IBM Watson and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, to discuss business applications for machine learning and artificial intelligence. Professionals from more than 40 companies, as well as…

  • Haslam College of Business Celebrates Award of UPS Smith Prize- November 5th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business on October 10 celebrated its Master of Science in Business Analytics program’s receipt of the national 2018 UPS George D. Smith Prize for an innovative curriculum. Presented by INFORMS, the leading international association for operations research and analytics professionals, the award recognizes…

  • UT Study: Tennessee’s Uninsured Rate Up Slightly- October 29th, 2018

    Tennessee’s overall uninsured rate is now at 6.7 percent, an increase from 6.1 percent in 2017 but still well below levels before the Affordable Care Act went into effect in 2014, according to a new report released by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research in the University of…

  • Composed Under Pressure, Haslam Sales Teams Deliver in Competition- October 29th, 2018

    For Maggie Yewel, an undergraduate student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, this fall’s sales competition at the Professional Sales Forum was not only a lot of fun, but also a key part of her education. “Whether you win or lose, you gain experience that will…

  • Big Orange Give- October 24th, 2018

    On November 14, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will host its sixth annual Big Orange Give, a 24-hour, online giving campaign. Big Orange Give encourages alumni and friends to join together to make philanthropic investments in the university with a goal of $2 million raised and 5,000 donors contributing in…

  • Anderson Center Accepting Applications for Boyd Venture Challenge- October 16th, 2018

    Student-owned start-up businesses seeking funding may now apply to the Boyd Venture Challenge. The seed-fund grant awards up to $20,000 to legally established student startup companies each fall and spring semester. The competition is hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business. The…

  • Distracted Shopping: In-Store Phone Use Linked to Increased Purchases- October 10th, 2018

    Up until now, the take-away for grocery retailers regarding the use of mobile phones in their stores has been bleak, with most evidence pointing to a “blinders” effect that thwarts attempts to capture customers’ attention and encourage impulse buying. A recent study co-authored by Stephanie Noble, Proffitt's Professor in Marketing…

  • Record Number of Haslam Students Studying Abroad- October 8th, 2018

    An increasingly globalized market requires professionals with international knowledge and experience. The Haslam College of Business aims to provide the opportunities and support needed to gain such experience. Sara Easler, Director of the Office of International Programs and Study Abroad, leads the effort to increase student participation in faculty-directed, summer…