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Roshni Rides team wins $1 million Hult Prize

Senior Gia Farooqi, new graduates Hasan Usmani and Moneeb Mian and alumna Hanaa Lakhani created the Roshni Rides startup as a way of answering the 2017 Hult Prize Challenge of developing a business capable of restoring the dignity of one million refugees by 2022. More ›

Sunday, September 17, 2017

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Graduate students find a short, intense path to careers in accounting

Two weeks into the program, students are invited to an alumni reception which kicks off a series of meet-and-greet events with accounting companies, interspersed with networking activities and recruiting presentations, followed by a sprint of mock interviews.  More ›

Friday, September 1, 2017

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Business Insight: Creating effective digital habits for yourself and your company

One of the tricky areas to get right in today’s world is the balance between being connected to work through our wireless devices and protecting some pure time off. More ›

Thursday, August 31, 2017

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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

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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

Hult Prize challenge "became so much more than a competition," said Gia Farooqi in the Huff Post
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Huff Post
Four Pakistani-American students are one step closer to making their idea for tackling the global refugee crisis into reality. The young entrepreneurs behind Roshni Rides, an envisioned...
Faculty diversity furthers scope of learning, said Eugene Spiegle in The Daily Targum
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Rutgers Business School was ranked among top 10 schools with the most diverse faculty in the United States, according to a survey conducted as a part of the Ph.D. Project, a project run by KPMG...
"Apple iPhone X marketing unequalled," Fortune Commentary by Chan Choi
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Fortune
The smartphone market is unique in that consumers have learned to expect new models every year from major manufacturers. This is a mixed blessing for the industry: The manufacturers are under great...
"When companies know and appreciate the value of your brand, they come to hire your students," said Dean Lei Lei in The Daily Targum
Sunday, September 10, 2017
The Rutgers Business School has climbed up in the rankings again, according to a recent report by Money that placed Rutgers 35th in the country for business, tied with Michigan State University and...
"It is a [business] culture that is not for everyone," said John Longo in The New York Times
Friday, September 8, 2017
Over four decades, Mr. Dalio, 68, has built Bridgewater, which has $160 billion in assets, into the largest hedge fund firm in the world — bigger than the next two largest hedge funds combined. He...