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L'Oréal features alumna Courtney Durkin in new podcast highlighting women workers

A 2015 graduate of Rutgers Business School-New Brunswick, Courtney Durkin has worked in operations at the international cosmetic giant L’Oréal for two years. She began as a contract manufacturing buyer and is currently a package developer for consumer products. More ›

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

TAGS: Alumni Center for Business of Fashion Supply Chain Management Undergraduate Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Business Insight: Our constant state of connectedness is taking its toll

In a new book, "Distracted – Staying Connected without Losing Focus,” Rutgers Business School professor Terri Kurtzberg and her co-author Jennifer Gibbs examine how the addictive quality of society’s constant state of connectedness affects relationships, learning, child development and our performance in the workplace. In a recent interview, Kurtzberg focused specifically on how constant connectedness can impact an individual’s ability to focus and to produce quality work.  More ›

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

TAGS: Books Business Insights Digital Faculty research Terri Kurtzberg Thought Leadership

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Money ranks Rutgers among nation's Best Colleges for Business Majors

The "Best Colleges for Business Majors" specialty ranking, which considers such factors as affordability, educational quality and career payoff, put Rutgers ahead of New York University (No. 38), Fordham (No. 45), Villanova (No. 43) and Boston University (No. 38) for business students. More ›

Thursday, July 13, 2017

TAGS: Rankings Return on Investment Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Business Insight: While the Fed taps the brakes, investors ignore the signs

The Federal Reserve has been tapping the brakes on monetary supply with three interest rate hikes since December 2016 yet traders have been shrugging this off. Why? More ›

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

TAGS: Executive MBA Farrokh Langdana Finance and Economics MBA Thought Leadership

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Taking supply chain knowledge to the next level with analytics

The Master of Supply Chain Analytics program goes beyond the strategy taught in current graduate and undergraduate programs and emphasizes the analytical skills necessary to mine and apply data to effectively solve problems and create more efficient supply chains. More ›

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

TAGS: Alok Baveja Benjamin Melamed Graduate Admissions Master of Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Analytics Weiwei Chen

"Mobile wallets and credit cards with robust apps get 'cool points'" said Stacy Smollin Schwartz in WalletHub
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
"Cool" is a subjective term that few people associate with credit cards. Sure, celebrities seem pretty sweet when they're flashing their black cards, but how cool can us common folk really look when...
Boxed “doing a lot of things right,” said John Impellizzeri in New Jersey Monthly
Monday, August 7, 2017
"Forty months ago, we were in my garage and I had a tape gun," Huang marvels as he shows off the part of the two-mile conveyor system that seals boxes with digitally encoded tape—all the better to...
Kevin Riordan panel "Destination Havana" explored U.S. investment in Cuba, reported Metro MBA
Friday, August 4, 2017
Metro MBA
Kevin Riordan, the Executive Director of the Center for Real Estate at the Rutgers Business School recently surveyed the potential—and pitfalls—of American real estate investment in Cuba. Riordan...
Say-on-Pay: Is Anybody Listening? by Dan Palmon in Harvard Law School Forum
Friday, August 4, 2017
Dan Palmon is William J. von Minden Chair in Accounting at Rutgers Business School. This post is based on a recent article by Professor Palmon; Stephani A. Mason, Assistant Professor of Accounting...
Terri Kurtzberg wrote on relationship overload through a nonstop fire-hose of requests on Thrive Global
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Thrive Global
Connectedness brings so many joys. There's the joy of reconnecting with an old friend, or sharing pictures of special moments with people far away, or the ability to build or join a new community...