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UVM Actuarial Online
UVM’s Actuarial Science Sequence Moves to Online Format

The University of Vermont’s Professional Actuarial Science Sequence that helps prepare students for certification exams will move to an online format beginning this summer. The new, fully... Continue Reading

Green Mountain Coffee Sustainability
Embracing People, Profit, and Planet to Succeed in Vermont

By Erica Houskeeper Green Mountain Coffee Roasters. Seventh Generation. Ben & Jerry’s. Renewable NRG Systems. Gardener’s Supply. Cabot Cheese. In Vermont, there is no shortage of thriving,... Continue Reading

Ali Kenney Burton
Burton Brings Sustainability to the Slopes and Beyond

By John M. Turner Since 1977, when Jake Burton founded his iconic company, Burton Snowboards has been a leader in snowboarding apparel and equipment. Coupled with an... Continue Reading

UVM Business School
Professor’s Research Connects Career Skills with Volunteering

For almost a decade, David Jones, Ph.D., associate professor of business administration at the University of Vermont, has studied how company-supported volunteer programs increase employee loyalty, happiness... Continue Reading

leadership skills
Improving Your Leadership Skills

When it comes to leadership development, Merryn Rutledge has seen her share of leaders in all sectors striving to motivate employees and make the best strategic decisions.... Continue Reading