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  • Scholarship Program Aims to Advance Diversity in Professional Sales- May 12th, 2022

    Michael Rodriguez had never considered a future in sales. Now a senior at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, he began his college career focused on management. Now, after receiving the E. & J. Gallo Scholarship for Diversity in Professional Sales in his junior year and working…

  • Two Student Companies Receive Funding at Boyd Venture Challenge- May 9th, 2022

    Alexander Weber of D3D and Clay Franklin of Arid Delivery Products are the winners of the 20th annual Boyd Venture Challenge, hosted by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ACEI). “For these students, this is the beginning of a very exciting journey ahead, and the…

  • New research from UT delivers best supply chain management leadership practices for the future- April 26th, 2022

    Businesses and supply chains have witnessed unparalleled – and sometimes daunting – changes through the last two decades. Yet, a handful of resourceful companies have adapted to meet the challenges of operating successfully in an increasingly volatile, yet interdependent, digital economic environment. A recently released white paper studies these firms…

  • Women’s Summit Focuses on Professional and Personal Balance- April 12th, 2022

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business presented its seventh annual Women in Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership Summit on March 7. More than 65 students, faculty and staff attended this year’s hybrid in-person/online event. The conference, entitled “Refresh, Renew, Reimagine,” centered on helping attendees create strategies for achieving…

  • Six Student Startups Win Funding in Graves Business Plan Competition- April 11th, 2022

    This spring marked the 18th Graves Business Plan Competition, where six student startup companies were awarded a total of $20,000 in funding. Hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, the competition is designed to give undergraduate and graduate student entrepreneurs a real-world…

  • Tennessee Could Add Nearly One Million New Residents by 2040- March 17th, 2022

    Tennessee could grow by nearly a million people over the next 20 years and reach a total population of 7.87 million by 2040.  The Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research, housed in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, released population projections this week that…

  • Investing in Supply Chain Agility Now Will Pay Dividends Later, According to New Research- March 10th, 2022

    Supply chain disruptions can severely impair a company’s financial health. One well-known study analyzing more than 800 supply chain disruptions between 1989 and 2000 showed firms that suffered major supply chain disruptions experienced devastating consequences, such as sales declining by 93 percent and operating income dropping by 107 percent.[1] Companies…

  • UT Students Awarded Startup Capital at Spring 2022 Vol Court- March 3rd, 2022

    The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, housed within the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, announced the winners of its spring 2022 Vol Court pitch competition on Wednesday, March 2. The judges awarded first place to Fluffy Friends for Children with Chronic Conditions, second place to Arid…

  • Haslam Student Helps Push for Personal Finance Education- February 22nd, 2022

    In October 2021, Ohio governor Mike DeWine signed a bill requiring all high schoolers in the state to pass a standalone, half-credit personal finance course to graduate. Testimony from students like Caleigh Jacobs, a finance major at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, played a big role…

  • Survey: Tennessee Business Leaders Worried About Inflation, Skilled Workers- February 18th, 2022

    Inflation and labor force issues top the list of concerns for Tennessee business leaders, according to the most recent survey by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  Conducted in January, the Tennessee Business Leaders Survey shows that respondents are relatively pessimistic on…