Results from the Norton School's APLUS study of recent grads reveals what it really takes to succeed today.
On the surface, Gen Y, those ebullient 20-somethings smiling into their phones as they snap selfies, can seem glowingly optimistic about their futures. Read more »
Two years out of college, half of graduates are relying on their parents or other family members for some sort of financial help, according to research from the University of Arizona, Norton School APLUS study.
The last few years haven’t been easy for new graduates, with a tight job market and, more often than not, student loans to repay. As for how young adults are managing such challenges, and how that will affect their future, a study from the Norton School is poised to offer some answers.
The last few years haven’t been easy for new graduates, with a tight job market and, more often than not, student loans to repay. Read more »
Now, researchers at the University of Arizona are trying to change this by conducting a multiyear study into the way young adults develop and gain financial knowledge. (The latest results will come out this June and will focus on the way twentysomethings navigate the tough job market and its effect on their finances.)
The financial know-how of most Americans stinks, roughly five years after the global financial recession officially ended. Read more »
The changing face of retail – and the growing convergence of the digital and physical shopping experience – was among the major topics of discussion at the University of Arizona's 18th annual Global Retailing Conference, held Thursday and Friday at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson.
Here are links to the three most prominent CNBC interviews during the conference. All include prominent plugs for the conference and the TJL Center.
April 10, 2014 - 10:32 AM EST
Squawk on the Street
Walter Robb Interview Read more »
This year's conference was an amazing success! Thank you to all our sponsors and speakers for making this another successful event. Read more »
This year's conference was an amazing success! Thank you to all our sponsors and speakers for making this another successful event.
The Retail Entrepreneurship Club (REC), a student club within the Terry J. Lundgren Center for
Retailing, is starting a new initiative called Retail Upstarts that is designed to assist Tucson-based retail entrepreneurs-to-be in their business planning and market launch efforts.
Lindsey Walsh, President of REC, indicated that the program would be a great way for members of the club and others in the retailing program to help local entrepreneurs but also to learn about the Read more »
In the coming years in the retail sector, the greatest technological revolution will likely happen not online, but in physical stores, said Anita D. Bhappu, a University of Arizona associate professor of retailing and consumer sciences.
In the future, you may walk into a clothing store and interact with a sales associate using a technological interface that already knows what sizes you buy, that you tend to wear bold prints and th Read more »