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Tippie Diversity Committee - November Update

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

November 2021 Update from the Tippie DEI committee.

UAW's John Deere strike threatens supply chain, food supply

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Tippie's Jen Blackhurst says the stricke could spark significant disruption to already-strained systems.

Tippie finance professor Tong Yao on what's next for the stock market

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

As stock markets hit all-time high, reasons remain for both concern and optimism. Hear from Professor Yao in the Corridor Business Journal.

Tippie's Michele Williams talks about why there's an increase in Americans quitting their jobs

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

As days pass, U.S. citizens are learning new ways to adapt to the constantly changing economy. The most recent change is the number of laborers available in the workforce. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the amount of Americans quitting their jobs increased in August by 4.3 million.

Dr. Michele Williams, an Assistant Professor of Management in Entrepreneurship at the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa and has done research on the matter and believes it boils down to people revaluating their work-life balance.

UI professors study AI's effect on office work

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

A $150,000 National Science Foundation grant went to a cross-disciplinary effort to learn the impact of AI on clerical jobs, including Assistant Professor of Management & Entrepreneurship Beth Livingston.

Tippie research looks to maximize supervisor, remote worker productivity

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

A $1.1 million grant from the CDC will help researchers in the UI colleges of business and public health investigate how to maximize productivity while maintaining worker wellbeing in remote work environments over the next five years.

Tippie grant from CDC will help businesses better manage home-based workers

Monday, October 18, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic gave Americans a taste of working from that many want to continue, so researchers at the Tippie College of Business are developing new techniques to help even the smallest organization more effectively manage their home-based workforce.