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  • New Management Department Forum Recruiting Mid-Market Firms in Tennessee- February 28th, 2019

    Managers from 33 of Tennessee’s mid-market firms recently joined the Department of Management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business for a one-day forum on campus. Haslam’s Management Forum focuses on topics including: recruiting talent, strategic planning, leadership, succession planning and selling a business. The management department…

  • Statement from the Dean- February 28th, 2019

    A Snapchat photo currently circulating on social media includes individuals thought to be UT students in blackface. Neither the image, nor the caption, are representative of the college or of UT. We oppose racism in any form. The deplorable philosophies perpetrated in the post are contrary to what it means…

  • Haslam Executive MBA Ranks 12th Among Public Universities- February 19th, 2019

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business Executive MBA program is the 12th best among public universities according to a new Poets & Quants for Executives ranking that combines results from The Economist, Financial Times and U.S. News & World Report. The program ranks 28th among all U.S.…

  • UT Economist Joins Fortune 100 CEOs on White House Advisory Board- February 15th, 2019

      Marianne Wanamaker, an associate professor of economics in the Haslam College of Business, has been named to the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board co-chaired by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump. Wanamaker will join the CEOs of Apple, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Siemens…

  • Haslam MBA Students Win Canadian Business Case Competition- February 13th, 2019

    A team of four master’s students from the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has won the Canadian Blood Services (CBS) and SCAN Health’s Virtual Business Case Competition 2018/19. The competition aims to encourage rising business leaders to come up with methods to help health care…

  • Graves Business Plan Competition Now Accepting Applications- February 12th, 2019

    Undergraduate students the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, with a business idea or early-stage startups may apply to the Graves Business Plan Competition beginning February 11. The annual competition, hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Haslam College of Business, was created in 2007 to help aspiring…

  • Haslam Students Join Amazon Launch Event in Nashville- February 11th, 2019

      A group of students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business boarded three buses Feb. 6 to join Amazon, Inc., at the Ryman Theater in Nashville. The students participated in the company’s celebration of its new $230 million Nashville Operations Center of Excellence, which will create…

  • Ride-Sharing Linked to Socializing, Cost Savings- February 5th, 2019

    With the growing concerns about pollution, fuel costs and congestion, many governments and private companies are developing ride-sharing systems that offer incentives to users. Ride-sharing also is gaining popularity as smartphone apps make it easier for commuters to connect. Participants can download a ride-share app to their phones, log in,…