Tippie News https://tippie.uiowa.edu/ en Reasons why people pursue side hustles: Money, socializing, creativity https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/06/reasons-why-people-pursue-side-hustles-money-socializing-creativity According to experts like Tippie's Jennifer Nahrgang, the most common reason people take on a side hustle is for financial stability. But there are more reasons people take on extra gigs. Mon, 05 Jun 2023 16:06:19 -0500 6566 Data for discounts? Consumers say no thanks. https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/06/data-discounts-consumers-say-no-thanks Insurance companies have encouraged consumers to reduce their car insurance premiums by using monitoring technology for 25 years now, but consumers have been slow to embrace the idea. Mon, 05 Jun 2023 12:33:05 -0500 6561 The barriers and learnings in autonomous trucking https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/06/barriers-and-learnings-autonomous-trucking Tippie's Ann Campbell breaks down the barriers and adjustments that come with the integration of autonomous trucks and the importance of accessibility of goods in this podcast. Fri, 02 Jun 2023 14:20:17 -0500 6556 Managing mass casualty scenes https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/06/managing-mass-casualty-scenes How first responders can better manage mass shooting and other mass casualty emergency scenes with improved communication and cooperation. Fri, 02 Jun 2023 09:58:23 -0500 6551 Co-working spaces offer flexibility as workers seek ‘new normal’ https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/05/co-working-spaces-offer-flexibility-workers-seek-new-normal Just 6 percent of 8,000 employees surveyed by Gallup last summer said they wanted to return to the office full-time, and their bosses seem to have gotten the message. Sun, 28 May 2023 09:09:27 -0500 6531 Economist: Iowans to see personal impact if U.S. defaults on debt https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/05/economist-iowans-see-personal-impact-if-us-defaults-debt With a potential federal debt default less than a week away, Iowans will feel the pain if the U.S. reaches the point of failing to pay its bills, University of Iowa Economics Professor Anne Villamil said. Fri, 26 May 2023 10:50:38 -0500 6536 UI study: Legal pot brings lower car insurance rates https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/05/ui-study-legal-pot-brings-lower-car-insurance-rates Cameron Ellis' study finds automobile insurance premiums dropped in states after they legalized medical marijuana, suggesting that driving while high may not be quite as dangerous as driving drunk. Fri, 26 May 2023 08:22:22 -0500 6526 Company earnings guidance is wrong about 70% of the time https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/05/company-earnings-guidance-wrong-about-70-time The pandemic may have upended businesses, but surprisingly it did little to dent managers’ misplaced confidence in their earnings forecasts, new research shows. Tue, 23 May 2023 13:22:44 -0500 6521 Pushing the insurance industry forward https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/05/pushing-insurance-industry-forward The Tippie College of Business has partnered with the Des Moines-based Global Insurance Accelerator (GIA) to develop innovative new insurance technology businesses, the latest step in its ongoing support of the state’s insurance industry. Mon, 22 May 2023 19:50:07 -0500 6491 Younger bosses get less tolerance from employees in UI study https://tippie.uiowa.edu/news/2023/05/younger-bosses-get-less-tolerance-employees-ui-study Tippie study finds people who have a blundering boss will give them a pass if that boss is older, but they’ll judge more harshly if the boss is younger. Mon, 22 May 2023 16:15:36 -0500 6501