Recent News

Be clear, calm and concise when you complain

Friday, July 15, 2016

We’ve all likely had our run-ins with customer service representatives as we try to get a refund or credit. Catherine Cole, professor of marketing and department chair at the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa, says to be successful in complaining, be specific and clear.

Business camp inspires kids

Friday, July 15, 2016

The University of Iowa's Jacobson Institute hosted its first weeklong session in Marion this year.

10 things you should know before your next job interview

Thursday, July 14, 2016

A study at the University of Iowa found that a good, firm handshake in a job interview was "more important than agreeableness, conscientiousness, or emotional stability."

Iowa City ranked no. 2 least-stressed city in U.S.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Iowa City dropped to the second least-stressed city in the nation, according to personal finance technology company SmartAsset's latest ranking.

Iowa City ranked fifth healthiest in U.S.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Iowa City has been ranked the 5th healthiest city in the nation.

Doing your own homework can lead to bad grades in investing

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Study suggests investors could be hurt by relying on their own research.

Large number of corridor restaurants are promoting local food, but it's hard to verify

Sunday, July 3, 2016

The Johnson County Food Policy Council worked with the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business Marketing Institute, where students did marketing research and determined there was a demand for a local food label.