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Thought leaders from the biopharmaceutical industry offer views on the future of drug development, pricing and U.S. regulatory climate.
Professor Jerome Williams chosen as next provost of RU-Newark.
Ted Baker selected to fill the George F. Farris Chair in Entrepreneurship.
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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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Rutgers-Newark joins other anchors making Hire.Buy.Live.Newark commitments

Rutgers University – Newark Chancellor Nancy Cantor joined City of Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka and leaders of numerous other local anchor institutions in a press conference in a major collective impact initiative to dramatically reduce poverty and unemployment and strengthen the city's economy by the beginning of the next decade. Under this initiative known as Hire.Buy.Live.Newark, each of the partner organizations from the public, private, and nonprofit sectors is establishing specific targets for employing more Newarkers and increasing procurement of goods and services from Newark-based businesses. More ›

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

TAGS: Corporate Partners Entrepreneurship Kevin Lyons Procurement Supply Chain Management

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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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Summer program in supply chain leads student to business school

Sara Shah, who attended Science Park High School in Newark, will be part of the Honors Living-Learning Community on the Rutgers University-Newark Campus. She will study supply chain management at Rutgers Business School. "I want to understand business," she said, "and I feel like studying supply chain management would give me that understanding." More ›

Friday, July 21, 2017

TAGS: Newark Honors Living-Learning Community Social Impact Supply Chain Management Undergraduate Undergraduate Newark

"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...
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...
NJBIZ named Jasmine Cordero to Forty Under 40 for 2017
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
NJBIZ has revealed the 2017 winners of one of its most popular awards: the Forty Under 40. These up-and-coming stars of the New Jersey business community have achieved professional excellence at a...