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  • Business School Insight: Energize Your Career in 2018- February 15th, 2018

    Nancy Scott, director of leadership development programs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has a set of tactics for success with New Year’s resolutions. An industrial and organizational psychologist who conducts assessments for Haslam students and corporate clients, Scott says the key is to formulate a plan. She…

  • Why wait for your MBA to pay off?- February 15th, 2018

    If you’re considering getting an Executive MBA, choose a program that starts working for you—and your organization—before you even graduate. The University of Tennessee’s 11-month Executive MBA (EMBA) for Strategic Leadership offers the opportunity to boost your career and produce tangible results for your company while you’re earning your degree.…

  • Report: Tennessee, US Economies to Continue Growing in 2018- December 19th, 2017

    The Tennessee and national economies will continue to have sustained growth in 2018, according to a report released today by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research. “The economy is on a roll, and growth should continue into 2018 and beyond,” Matt Murray, associate director…

  • Knoxville Mayor Speaks to Haslam MBA Women’s Group- November 27th, 2017

    Madeline Rogero, the mayor of Knoxville, spoke to an all-female crowd of 30 students, staff and faculty members at the Haslam College of Business on Tuesday, Nov. 14. Haslam’s chapter of the National Association of Women MBAs (NAWMBA) organized the event as part of the “Ladies Leading in Business” speaker…

  • Scott Returns to Haslam as Director of Leadership Development Program- August 30th, 2017

    Nancy Scott has joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as director of the leadership development program for graduate and executive education. In her new role, Scott will work closely with other program directors to expand assessment activities for the college’s students and corporate clients. “My vision…

  • Harvey Joins Haslam as Leadership Division Executive Director- June 23rd, 2017

    Jonathan Harvey recently joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as executive director of the leadership division in graduate and executive education. “Jonathan will manage client relationships, work with faculty to determine new program offerings and seek to achieve ambitious growth targets for the division,” said Bruce…

  • Drummond Coaches Area Physician Leaders on Step-by-Step Burnout Prevention- May 19th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business and the University of Tennessee Medical Center recently hosted Dike Drummond, an internationally recognized expert on physician burnout. A group of physicians and healthcare leaders from throughout the region attended the workshop. Drummond’s presentation was based on his book, “Stop Physician Burnout:…

  • Haslam Now Nation’s Fastest-Growing Public University in Custom Executive Education- May 16th, 2017

    The Financial Times has ranked the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as the fastest-growing public institution in the United States for executive education programs since last year. That metric, which measured overall revenue growth from customized programs and repeat business, also places the college at fourth among…

  • Students Award $30,000 in Grant Money to Local Nonprofits- December 7th, 2016

    A group of UT students awarded $30,000 among 14 area nonprofits at 6 p.m. Tuesday, November 29 at the Haslam College of Business. The presentation, as well as the process of choosing which nonprofits would receive funds, was part of Alex Miller’s nonprofit management class. Miller is the William B.…

  • Lee Scott, former Wal-Mart CEO, talks retail lessons at Graduate Business Symposium- November 23rd, 2016

    Lee Scott, chairman of the BDT Capital advisory board and former CEO of Wal-Mart, spoke in early November, at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business First Tennessee Foundation Graduate Business Symposium. Scott is widely credited for reinvigorating Wal-Mart's mission and transforming the company into a respected corporate…