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New Graduates of Haslam Programs for Working Professionals Reflect on Their Experiences

Several new alumni explain what they gained from Haslam's programs for working professionals.

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  • New Graduates of Haslam Programs for Working Professionals Reflect on Their Experiences- January 14th, 2022

    Students graduating in December 2021 from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of BusinessPrograms for Working Professionals acquired valuable knowledge and skills that they applied at their workplace as they pursued their degrees. As these professionals changed their academic status from “students” to “alumni,” some shared what they gained…

  • Haslam Fall Graduate Program Commencement Ceremonies Return to Campus- December 2nd, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business will hold fall commencement ceremonies for the MBAs for Working Professionals and other graduate business and online programs on Friday, December 10, at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Student Union Auditorium. Program graduates, guests, faculty and staff are delighted to mark this…

  • Haslam Executive MBA Program in Prestigious Top 100 International Ranking for Second Year- October 18th, 2021

    For the second consecutive year, the Haslam Executive MBA program in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business ranked in the London-Based Financial Times’ top 100 international executive MBA programs. In the Times’ 2021 list, Haslam moves up two spots to No. 95. Haslam is one of only…

  • 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…

  • Haslam Salutes Its Military Veterans- November 10th, 2020

    The University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of Business has seen a growing number of veterans choosing its graduate, executive and professional programs to advance their professional careers. In fall 2020, 7.3 percent of all master’s students enrolled in Haslam self-identified as veterans, up from 5.8 percent the previous year. Many…

  • Haslam Executive MBA Program Earns Prestigious Top 100 International Ranking- October 26th, 2020

    The Haslam Executive MBA program in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, now is ranked among the London-Based Financial Times’ Top 100 international executive MBA programs. In the Times’ just-released 2020 list, Haslam placed at No. 97. Only 29 U.S. EMBA programs appeared in the top 100,…

  • Enrollment Open for Graduate and Executive Degree Courses- July 1st, 2020

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business is now enrolling accomplished students and working professionals in its graduate and executive degree offerings. Haslam’s MBA programs for working professionals are specifically designed for executives with families and full-time work responsibilities who want flexible combinations of distance learning and focused,…

  • New Webinar Series Deals with Leading in the ‘New Normal’- May 27th, 2020

    To address the challenges organizations are facing in the aftermath of COVID-19 disruptions, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership program is presenting a new weekly webinar series, "Leading in the New Normal." The first installment of the series, "Creating the Agile Organization,"…

  • Grojean To Lead Haslam’s Executive MBA–Strategic Leadership at UT- April 15th, 2019

    Michael Grojean has joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as director of the Executive MBA–Strategic Leadership. He comes to the college from a private consultancy he formed after his tenure as professor of management and executive director of executive education at Rice University in Houston. Prior…

  • Laugh With The Boss: New Research Points to Benefits of Spreading Cheer Up The Chain- July 26th, 2018

    Studies about humor in the workplace often focus on the relationship between leaders and team members, with an emphasis on the leaders’ behavior. That’s a logical approach, says Nancy Scott, director of leadership development programs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, but it is only one…