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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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  • Autry and Bell Assume New Leadership Roles at UT Haslam- October 20th, 2021

    Chad Autry is the new associate dean for research and faculty at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. John Bell has been appointed to Autry’s previous position as head of the college’s Department of Supply Chain Management. “I appreciate Chad Autry’s willingness to serve the college in…

  • Raines Recognized With Teaching Fellowship- October 5th, 2021

    Cindy Raines, distinguished lecturer of marketing at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, is the winner of the Lee and Allison Herring Endowed Teaching Fellowship in Marketing for the 2021-22 academic year. Raines joined UT in an adjunct capacity in 1995 and took on a full-time role…

  • Why Livestreamers Should Sell Their Products Without a Smile- August 24th, 2021

    The conventional wisdom in sales is to deliver service with a smile. However, according to Michel Ballings and Neeraj Bharadwaj of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, and their colleague Prasad Naik from the University of California at Davis, neutral expressions lead to better returns – at…

  • Fifteen New Faculty Members Join UT’s Haslam College of Business- August 23rd, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business welcomes 15 new faculty members this fall. They join the departments of accounting and information management, business analytics and statistics, graduate and executive education, management and entrepreneurship, marketing and supply chain management. With experience in different industries, educational settings and regions of the globe, the group both enhances Haslam’s instructional repertoire and…

  • WearKnox Gives Marketing Students Experience While Helping Community- August 9th, 2021

    Today’s marketing students are looking for hands-on learning experiences that can give them an advantage in the job market. A unique project spearheaded by Annika Abell, assistant professor of marketing at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, provides that opportunity while also raising money for the Knoxville…

  • Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards Provide Funding for 32 Leading Faculty- August 6th, 2021

    The 2021 Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards program has awarded 32 grants totaling more than $700,000 to Haslam College of Business faculty members to conduct high-quality research. In its eight years, the program has funded nearly $4 million in faculty research. “These summer research awards make it possible for the…

  • Too Much of a Good Thing Is Actually a Bad Thing- July 26th, 2021

    Study Finds Surprising Link Between Over-Confidence and Sales Performance In sales, where persuasion is a crucial part of the job, it makes sense that a lack of confidence would be detrimental to performance. However, a recent study from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business indicates that when salespeople…

  • UT Researchers Partner With Dave’s Killer Bread to Improve Attitudes Toward Ex-Offenders- July 22nd, 2021

    The idea that people can chart a new course in life regardless of their circumstances is deeply ingrained in American culture. A research team from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville has investigated how messages about this “fresh start mindset” (FSM) might improve public attitudes toward certain stigmatized groups. The fresh…

  • What’s Making Online Betting Big Business in Tennessee? Your Questions Answered- May 25th, 2021

    Tennessee opened legal online sports gambling in November of 2020 with record-setting action. According to news site PlayTenn.com, "Tennessee's sportsbooks enjoyed the best debut in the history of U.S. legal sports betting, generating more in wagers in the market's first month than any other state in history." Subsequent months have…

  • Haslam College of Business Celebrates Faculty and Staff at Virtual Awards Ceremony- May 18th, 2021

    The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, recognized the accomplishments of faculty and staff at its annual awards celebration. The honors were announced during a virtual ceremony in late April. This year’s Outstanding Staff Award for Superior Customer Responsiveness went to the team in the Financial…