The Future Of Business Is...Disintermediated

January 2016
Cutting out the middleman (and the share of the profits they take) has long been a goal of consumers and producers alike. However, recent successes in disintermediation (reducing the use of intermediaries) has surprised many, and these trends are likely to continue in the future.
Technology has enabled some disintermediation. Peer-to-peer services like AirBNB (for lodging), Turo (for cars), and Craigslist (for used goods) are already threatening hotels, car rental companies, and thrift stores. More...


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UTA College of Business is Best for Vets

Feb. 11, 2016
Military Times named UTA’s College of Business as one of the best 50 business schools in the nation for veterans. The university serves more than 3,000 student veterans or dependents of military veterans. More...

UTA offers new, interdisciplinary certificates in entrepreneurship

Jan. 21, 2016
The undergraduate and graduate certificates are offered to all majors as well as non-degree seeking students, and is a collaboration between the colleges of Business, Engineering, Liberal Arts, and Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs. More...