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The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services provides consulting solutions to help companies improve and grow. The UT CIS philosophy is to assess the company needs and provide only services that are value added. We utilize the most experienced consultants and most recent technologies. Resources with industry experience and University professors are available through the coordination of CIS Solutions Consultants as needed.

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This Summer: Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training in Knoxville

Designed exclusively for future Six Sigma project team leaders and members this ten-day workshop will give participants the knowledge and skills needed to develop and implement projects that create significant and measurable…

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UT Center for Industrial Services Celebrates 60 Years of Service

Written by Dr. Paul H. Jennings, UT CIS Executive Director The UT Center for Industrial Services is celebrating our 60th birthday in 2023.  The Tennessee General Assembly established UT CIS in May 1963 as one of the first 2-3…

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UT CIS can help you achieve Manufacturing Excellence in 2023

Are you positioning your organization for success in 2023? The Tennessee Manufacturing Extension Partnership organization within the UT Center for Industrial Services provides a tremendous service to our Tennessee manufacturers…

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Todd Reeves Joins UT CIS

Todd Reeves has joined the University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) as the Business Development Manager for the Tennessee Manufacturing Extension Partnership housed in UT CIS. In this role since October…

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2023 Middle Tennessee Wage & Benefit Survey

During the first quarter of 2023, the fourth bi-annual Middle Tennessee Wage and Benefit survey will be available for company HR staff to complete. Administered by MTSU’s Business and Economic Research Center, this survey is…

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New TCED Online Elective: Embracing Generational & Cultural Differences

The Tennessee Certified Economic Developer (TCED) Program at the University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) is excited to offer a new TCED elective this February. Embracing Generational & Cultural…

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