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  • Pandemic Prompts Shifts in Retail Marketing Strategies- February 25th, 2021

    When 2020 began, no one could have predicted the extent to which the novel coronavirus would impact so many activities of daily life, including shopping. Stephanie Noble, Proffitt's Professor in Marketing and William B. Stokely Faculty Research Fellow at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, believes many…

  • TennCare Study: Low Uninsured Rate for Children, 12 Years of High Satisfaction among Recipients- February 18th, 2021

    The percentage of uninsured children in Tennessee in 2020 remained low at 2.8 percent, according to a new study by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The study also reports that the satisfaction rate among all TennCare recipients held steady at 94 percent,…

  • Haslam Undergraduate Education Rated in Top 20 for Academic Experience- February 15th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business undergraduate program moved up to No. 26 among public U.S. universities in Poets&Quants’ 2021 rankings of top business schools. Among all institutions, Haslam came in at No. 64. Additionally, the college reached the top 20 in the Academic Experience category among…

  • Haslam Teams with Wall Street Journal to Offer UT Free Access to News and More- February 10th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business is collaborating with The Wall Street Journal to provide free access to the outlet’s full suite of digital products for all students, faculty, and staff. With the Haslam’s new, school-sponsored site license program, you can activate your free WSJ account at…

  • In School and Sports, Haslam Lady Vol Excels- February 9th, 2021

    Jordan Walker, a graduate-transfer recruit to the 2020-21 Lady Vols basketball team (only the fourth such transfer in UT Athletics history) and an MBA candidate in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, is heir to a family tradition of academic and athletic success. “I come from a…

  • Survey Says Business Leaders Upbeat About Tennessee’s Economy Despite COVID-19- February 8th, 2021

    Business leaders across Tennessee continue to be more optimistic about the state’s economic outlook than the nation’s, according to the most recent survey conducted by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  The Tennessee Business Leaders Survey shows that respondents credit Tennessee’s positive…

  • A Logistics Logjam Is Coming – Are We Ready?- February 5th, 2021

    Two irresistible forces soon will crash together in the Western world: the e-commerce boom and the accelerating population shift to urban areas. When these two trends collide, they’ll create a challenge that United States and European logistics systems currently can’t handle. Because Western systems were built around the needs of…

  • Haslam MBA Tops Nation in GMAT Score Rise- February 4th, 2021

    Many business schools saw sharp GMAT score drops in 2020, after waiving it as an admission requirement because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Despite the challenging environment, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business led the country’s business schools with its GMAT score improvement for the second year. Haslam…

  • Haslam Masters Students Succeed Despite COVID-19 Challenges- February 3rd, 2021

    Pursuing a master’s degree, especially if you are a working professional, requires determination, vision and stamina. Ratchet those requirements up a factor of 10 for attaining a degree during a pandemic. When Covid-19 reached America, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business was forced to adjust its delivery…

  • New EMBA-HL Alumna Is Dedicated to Supporting Her Students’ Capabilities- February 2nd, 2021

    Naomi Anderson just earned her Executive MBA in Healthcare Leadership from the Haslam College of Business, but her relationship with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, goes back to the 1990s when she plunged into UT’s engineering school. Eventually, she changed course and earned her bachelor’s in nursing instead. When she…