April 01, 2024

Imagine two companies that produce clothing – one uses 50% less water in manufacturing than the industry average, and the other disposes 50% less water than the industry average. Some might say these two represent the same environmental impact, but consumers react differently when they hear...

March 28, 2024

Spring is in the air --- and in this March edition of Simon Says, we follow our students across the globe for spring break travels and shine the spotlight on our students and alumni making a difference. Watch now! This episode is jam-packed with upcoming events and discussions you won't want to miss!

March 25, 2024

The Gatton College of Business and Economics has opened its Business Analytics Minor to all University of Kentucky students. Business analytics is one of the fastest-growing minors. Almost 70% of employers want...

March 19, 2024

The Security Exchange Commission (SEC), which makes rules for businesses, has a new rule. It says companies must tell everyone how much carbon they produce.

Gatton doctoral student Mark Cheng’s research suggests more disclosure about carbon emissions may lead to more...

March 10, 2024

Students competed in 20-minute sales scenarios where they showcased their skills to pitch Dell Small Business products to corporate buyers in simulated role-plays.

Congratulations to our 2024 winners!

March 04, 2024

We’ve all felt the sluggish feeling each Spring when 1.6 billion humans around the world “spring forward” and move their clocks one hour ahead as part of Daylight Savings Time (DST). But this sleepy feeling is only for simple day-to-day activities, not higher stakes decisions like investing for one’s retirement.

February 22, 2024

In this February edition of Simon Says, we will dive deep into the world of bourbon with our special guests, Sean Edwards, Gatton alum and co-owner of Fresh Bourbon, and Anthony Limperos, host of The Mash Up bourbon podcast and the Department Chair and Associate Dean of Graduate Programs at UK's College of CI.

February 21, 2024

As Jonathan Richardson loads up the back seat of his car with pizza boxes, he can see his breath leaving his body. Temperatures in the Bluegrass have officially dropped below freezing, but that does not slow Richardson down.

February 13, 2024

If most people are engaging in healthy behaviors, such as eating a healthy diet or exercising regularly, that information can be used to motivate others to also engage in those behaviors. But when the reality is that most people don’t engage in healthy behaviors, how can consumers be...

February 08, 2024

We are pleased to announce our collaboration with PNC Bank to host the 2024 PNC Innovation Summit, “The State of Generative AI,” March 20.