Life is too busy!

By Kevin Cooper, UT CIS Solutions Consultant Work smarter not harder, you’ve probably heard this phrase. Another way to understand this saying is, become less busy, and become more productive. One could argue that many of us…

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CISA Launches New Ransomware Risk Reduction Website

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) launches a new website to help organizations reduce their risk of ransomware. Ransomware is an ever-evolving form of malware designed to encrypt files on a device,…

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Developing Great Workplaces to Attract a Great Workforce

By Tim Waldo, UT CIS Workforce Consultant We hope you had a happy National Workforce Development Month last month! This event that occurs each year in September is a time to celebrate the dedicated workforce development pros…

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Cybersecurity Awareness Webinar Series

The Tennessee Manufacturing Extension Partnership (TMEP) and Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the UT Center for Industrial Services are partnering to bring you information on how to keep your data and systems…

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PTAC Collaborates with UT Ag Extension to Provide COVID-19 Relief for Farmers

The Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (CIS) recently collaborated with the UT Extension Institute of Agriculture Center for Profitable Agriculture to…

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Webinar: How Smaller Manufacturers Can Develop Risk Management Strategies for their Supply Chains

Webinar: How Smaller Manufacturers Can Develop Risk Management Strategies for their Supply Chains Date: October 20, 2021 Time: 2 PM ET Location: Virtual As a smaller manufacturer, you continue to be more vulnerable to global…

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