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  • Pollock Combines Storytelling and Scholarly Writing in New Book- April 14th, 2021

    For Tim Pollock, Haslam Chair in Business and Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, an early love of writing has led to decades of studying and practicing the craft. Now he's written his own book on the subject. In “How to Use…

  • Brands Bet on Products, Production, and Story – Not Issues – in Game-Day Advertising- April 13th, 2021

    As world events have changed consumers’ priorities, they also have altered companies’ approach to marketing, particularly on the biggest advertising day of the year. The research team of Tyler Milfeld, a marketing Ph.D. student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, and his advisor Dan Flint, Regal…

  • Finance Students Gain First-Hand Experience on Consulting Project- April 12th, 2021

    At the Haslam College of Business, learning doesn’t stop with the creation and sharing of knowledge. Applying that knowledge is a core part of the college’s mission. Students in Tracie Woidtke’s MBA and undergraduate honors Financial Management class put their knowledge into practice by consulting on real projects with HCA…

  • More than 650 Haslam Students Celebrated during Graduate Education Week- April 6th, 2021

    Each year, nearly 8,500 graduate students earn degrees from graduate education programs in Tennessee. These programs generate a $1.1 billion-dollar economic impact in the state. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has recognized the importance of the state’s graduate and executive education programs by designating April 6-10 Graduate Education Week. Following suit,…

  • Pryse and Trust Company of Tennessee Endow New Directorship for Masters Investment Learning Center- April 1st, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has announced a gift from Sharon Pryse (HCB, ‘72) and her investment firm, The Trust Company of Tennessee, to endow a directorship for the college’s Masters Investment Learning Center (MILC). Tracie Woidtke, Sharp/Home Federal Bank of Tennessee Professor and head of…

  • Resilient Supply Chain Design Gives Organizations a Market Edge During Pandemic- April 1st, 2021

    For almost 20 years, supply chains’ value to organizations centered on efficiency and cost minimization, which created complexity and – as COVID-19 has demonstrated in the extreme – left enterprises vulnerable to disruption. A new study from the Global Supply Chain Institute (GSCI) now quantifies the impact of supply chain…

  • U.S. News Ranks Haslam as Top 20 Business School Among Public Universities- March 30th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business continues its upward progression in the latest U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools Rankings of Full-Time Business Schools. This year, among all institutions, Haslam placed at No. 39, up seven spots from 2020. Haslam climbed from No. 23 in…

  • Two Business Analytics Students Graduating at Top of College Class- March 26th, 2021

    Business Analytics and Statistics seniors Lauren Beavers of Cleveland, Tennessee, and Joelle Jarjoura, a Kingsport native, number among the top seven students graduating from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business in the spring 2021 semester. After graduation, Jarjoura is moving to Chicago to work as a demand…

  • Care Like a Doctor, Think Like a CEO- March 23rd, 2021

    Do good doctors make good leaders? Physicians typically rise through the ranks of hospital systems based on their clinical acumen and outcomes, with many finding themselves in key leadership positions without requisite leadership or business training. The University of Tennessee Medical Center (UTMC) and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam…

  • Amazon Commits $750,000 to Haslam College of Business Professorship- March 15th, 2021

    In a demonstration of its continued investment in the state of Tennessee, Amazon has committed $750,000 for an endowed distinguished professorship in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, the school announced today. The gift will receive a one-to-one match from the Haslam family for an endowment totaling…