Panel2Entrepreneurship is a journey that requires passion and compassion at the same time, says serial entrepreneur and Collat School of Business alumnae Kathryn Freeland.

Bham Biz Proj 200The UAB Collat School of Business recently hosted a night of reflection on the impact of the civil rights movement on Birmingham business since the 1960s.

BestBizSchooljpgThe UAB Collat School of Business is one of the most outstanding business schools in the nation, according to The Princeton Review in the new 2014 edition of its book, "The Best 295 Business Schools”.

Retail DayThe UAB Collat School of Business marked Retail Day with an event that celebrated the top retailers in Alabama, and allowed UAB business students to meet those business leaders and hear their advice and success stories.

RetailDayProgram 200The UAB Collat School of Business in cooperation with The Alabama Retail Association will honor 12 retail businesses as Retailers of the Year and one as a Centennial Retailer during the 32nd Annual Alabama Retail Day Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at The Club in Birmingham.

In recognition of the $25 million transformative gift that we recently received from Patsy W. and Charles A. Collat, we are now proud to be named the Collat School of Business. As Dean, I want to share my sentiments about this gift from three perspectives:  gratitude, prominence and benevolence. 

Charles Collat interviewed during half-time at the UAB vs. Northwestern State game on Sept. 21, 2013.

telcommutingThere are mornings when getting out of bed may seem impossible, and the idea of spending the day at work is unappealing. If working from home is an option, one UAB expert, Professor Scott Boyar, says perks of telecommuting go beyond working in pajamas.

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The UAB School of Business is named for longtime supporters Charles and Patsy Collat in recognition of their $25 million in gifts and pledges to the school.