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MS finance Class of 2018 sets record for highest average base salary

Dec. 3, 2018—This year’s graduates from the master of science in finance program reported average base salary earnings of $71,530.

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The ‘clean plate’ mentality drives us to overeat. To-go bags can help.

Nov. 27, 2018—We’re more likely to overeat when we only have a little bit of food left over, and we justify it by convincing ourselves it’s not as unhealthy as it is, according to new research by marketing professor Kelly Haws.

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Provost’s steering committee announced for initiative on status of women

Nov. 16, 2018—Political science professor Cindy Kam will lead a new steering committee to guide actions and areas for study for an initiative focusing on women students, faculty and postdocs, announced earlier by Provost Susan R. Wente.

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What jobs can you get with a master of marketing degree?

Nov. 16, 2018—As a general rule, students at business school are there to get a job, and Master of Marketing students are no different. However, marketing can be a tricky field to recruit for, as each company seems to have its own titles and requirements for marketing positions.

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Executive Education: Step up as a leader in 2019

Nov. 16, 2018—Learn from leadership and strategy expert Joe Ryan about how to best manage today, tomorrow and one year out for yourself and your organization.

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Expert: How to keep your cool—and stick to your budget—on Black Friday

Nov. 14, 2018—Kelly Goldsmith, associate professor of marketing at Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management, is available to discuss shopping behavior on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. She studies how the perception of scarcity drives consumer behavior. Reminders of scarcity prompt consumers to behave selfishly, Goldsmith says, and sales like Black Friday are tailor-made to elicit that...

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Launching new tech? How do you make data-driven decisions without any sales data?

Nov. 14, 2018—Kejia Hu has developed an improved method for forecasting the lifecycle of novel tech products that incorporates historical sales data from similar products with business insights to estimate demand.

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Accelerator—Finance Bootcamp adds more classes, expands to five days for summer 2019

Nov. 13, 2018—The Accelerator—Finance Bootcamp provides college students with an intensive introduction to the world of finance, exposing them to everything from financial modeling to valuation and preparing them for successful summer internships and postgraduate careers.

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Executive Education: Leadership coaching that will enhance your team

Nov. 12, 2018—Whether you manage entry-level employees or executives, coaching effectively and building employee skills to address shortcomings and develop leaders is one of the most powerful competencies you can develop.

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Executive Education: Step up and be the leader your organization needs

Nov. 7, 2018—You will learn to think strategically and deliver results faster with our upcoming program, Stepping Up: A Tool Kit for Strategic Leadership.

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SEC scholar-athlete uses MSF degree to launch career

Nov. 7, 2018—Former Tennessee football player Parker Henry, MSF'19, is using his athlete's work ethic to build a promising future in finance.

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MBA Class of 2018 secures average salary of $110K+

Nov. 6, 2018—Employment data for the Class of 2018 and internship data for the Class of 2019 are now available.

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