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Bill Rasmussen: Rutgers MBA alumnus founded ESPN, created first 24-hour TV network

Without Bill Rasmussen’s fanaticism for sports and his entrepreneurial spirit, the world might not have Sports Center or wall-to-wall coverage of March Madness and the College World Series. Rasmussen changed not only sports broadcasting but also how the world watches television when he founded ESPN, which became the world’s first network to broadcast around the clock when it went live on September 7, 1979. More ›

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

TAGS: Alumni Alumni Profile ESPN MBA

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Celebrating the past, moving ambitiously into the future

At the State Theatre New Jersey, hundreds of Rutgers Business School alumni, staff and students were entertained by the Rutgers University Glee Club and enlightened by Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media. More ›

Monday, September 26, 2016

TAGS: Alumni City of New Brunswick Lei Lei Yaw Mensah

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Changing business world inspires discussions on industry connections, innovative curriculum

Innovations in Graduate Business Education was the second major conference hosted by Rutgers Business School in the past two years. Its ability to collaborate with other business schools and cultivate thought leadership represents another aspect of membership in the Big Ten Conference. More ›

Friday, September 23, 2016

TAGS: Graduate Admissions Lei Lei Phyllis Siegel Thought Leadership

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Master in Financial Accounting program receives endorsement from Institute of Management Accountants

The Institute of Management Accountants, the worldwide association of accountants and financial professionals focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession, has endorsed Rutgers Business School's Master of Accountancy in Financial Accounting program curriculum. More ›

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

TAGS: Daniel Stubbs Graduate Students Master of Accountancy in Financial Accounting

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Playa Bowls moves off the beach

Playa Bowls, which morphed from a Jersey Shore sidewalk stand to a storefront last year, is making its first move inland with a new location in New Brunswick. It’s the latest chapter in the story of a business with Rutgers Business School’s imprint on it. More ›

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

TAGS: Business Plan Competition City of New Brunswick Entrepreneurship MBA

YAHOO! Finance reports Rutgers MBA alumnus appointed chief operating officer of nation's leading provider of telehealth services
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
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Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC), the nation's leading provider of telehealth services, today announced that Mark Hirschhorn has been appointed to the newly created role of chief operating officer, while...
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Dean Paul Jarley, UCF College of Business Administration blogs about Innovations in Graduate Business Education conference
Monday, September 26, 2016
I spent most of the week at Rutgers Business School attending a conference on the future of graduate business education.  Usually I consider attending a conference a "win" if I leave feeling...
Steve Forbes shares success stories about how to be an effective leader reported in The Daily Targum
Monday, September 26, 2016
Everyone fails, but not everyone can learn from mistakes and go on to succeed. That was just one of the lessons Forbes Magazine Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes presented Sunday at the State Theatre at...
"Buying power reports more accurately predict retail opportunities and reduce risks," said Lyneir Richardson in CRAIN'S Chicago Business
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Standing on the corner of 39th Street and King Drive on the site of the soon-to-open Mariano's in Bronzeville, Lyneir Richardson stares admiringly—not at the grocer's shiny new sign, but at the...
“Auditors identify and verify larger amounts of data and perform audits on a continuous basis," said Miklos A. Vasarhelyi in AICPA
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
The audit field is rapidly evolving. Changes such as the emergence of continuous auditing, data analytics, Big Data, and integration of information technology require auditors to have new approaches...