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Taking the power of mentoring to female professionals in Vietnam

In Vietnam, mentoring is a new concept. At Rutgers, it is Assistant Dean Sangeeta Rao’s area of expertise. She spent three days in June at Ho Chi Minh National Academy in Hanoi providing an audience that was 95 percent female with an understanding of how mentoring programs can work.  More ›

Thursday, August 25, 2016

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Program gives incoming business school students a headstart on credits, connections, college life

"We will be much better students as new freshman as a result of the (program)," said Paige Johnson, who was chosen to speak on behalf of the Newark B-STARs. More ›

Monday, August 22, 2016

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Milestone anniversary inspires a special weekend of Big Ten football, a talk by CEO Steve Forbes and more

Partnering with State Theatre New Jersey and Rutgers Athletics, Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick is hosting the unprecedented event Sept. 24-25 as a way for alumni from all over the world to tap into the spirit, history and pride that embodies Rutgers.  More ›

Thursday, August 11, 2016

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MBA alumnus is all business at CNBC, but a long-shelved script reveals his more creative side

In his early days at CNN, David Spiegel, Rutgers MBA '14, spent weekends with his composer brother working on a musical, a "passion project," that he called Camp Rolling Hills. Eventually, the script was finished by Spiegel’s brother, Adam, a New York City-based composer and lyricist, and author Stacy Davidowitz. The musical will be performed six times this week by Center State Theatre Company as part of the New York Musical Festival.  More ›

Thursday, August 4, 2016

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This summer camp is all business

"We open up their ideas about college, studying business, and the range of career possibilities," said Senior Associate Dean Martin Markowitz. "Most of the students have vague notions of what accountants or financial advisers do. It was an entirely new world when we took them to an information technology company where executives explained IT supply chain management." More ›

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

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“Small and medium-sized retailers can find it hard to compete with giants,” said Jerome Williams in Asbury Park Press
Sunday, August 28, 2016
When Terina McKinney of Camden displays her leather bags and belts at events attended primarily by black women, they are often interested in her designs, and in her experience as an African-American...
"Consumers can differentiate corporate social responsibility from veiled attempts to pad their bottom line," said Jerry Kim in the Chicago Tribune
Monday, August 22, 2016
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McDonald's plan to get kids active by providing them with fitness trackers ended almost as quickly as it started. The fast food company replaced the toys in its Happy Meals with pedometers, but soon...
"Globalization today is under attack," said Farok Contractor on New China TV, the official YouTube channel for Xinhua News Agency
Thursday, August 18, 2016
New China TV
"Globalization today is under attack," Farok Contractor said in an interview posted on New China TV, the official YouTube channel for Xinhua News Agency. "It's very unfortunate because...
Miklos Vasarhelyi co-authored data analytics article published in The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance
Monday, August 15, 2016
Why CPAs and organizations need to learn to use advanced technology to predict and achieve outcomes. As technology continues to evolve, it promotes changes to business models and surprises those who...
“Same education as an Ivy League School, at a fraction of the price” substantiated in mbaMission
Thursday, August 11, 2016
MBA applicants can get carried away with rankings. In this series, we profile amazing programs at business schools that are typically ranked outside the top 15. Benefiting from the prestige of its...