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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.
Rutgers Business School News

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

TAGS: Alumni Social Entrepreneurship Student Experiences Supply Chain Management Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Experiences: MBA student shows some heart with his own brand of community service

In an essay, Yashwanth Dhakshana reflects on the lessons that can be gained from doing community service, including the importance of having the right team for the right project. More ›

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

TAGS: Community Finance MBA Social Impact Student Experiences

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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

TAGS: Accounting Graduate Students Jobs MBA in Professional Accounting

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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

TAGS: Books Digital Faculty research Terri Kurtzberg

CEOs fired for misconduct should forfeit their stocks, argued Wayne Eastman in Fortune
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Fortune
Why Startup Founders Should Be Required to Sign a 'No Go, Bro' ClauseBy Wayne Eastman and Andrea Marino The recent resignation of Social Finance CEO Mike Cagney, in the wake of allegations that he...
"Roshni Rides addresses one of the greatest needs," said Hult Prize founder Ahmad Ashkar
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
NPR
On a stage at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, the young executives of six start-up companies made their final, feverish bids to win the coveted Hult Prize. Each had formed and...
"Lack of transportation robs refugees of their dignity and ability to be self-sufficient," said Gia Farooqi in CNN
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
CNN
For millions of displaced refugees living in camps, the ability to survive and rebuild their lives often depends on transportation. Without it, refugee families are unable to get to hospitals, send...
High-tech solutions to last-mile delivery not in the near future, Rudi Leuschner in QUARTZ
Monday, September 18, 2017
QUARTZ
E-commerce means more deliveries than ever will pour into the world's cities. By 2020, e-commerce sales are expected to rise 85%, auguring a flood of packages. With urban congestion bad and getting...
Bill Clinton awards $1M to refugee ridesharing startup, Fox Business
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Fox Business
Former President Bill Clinton awarded $1 million in seed funding to four Pakistani-American students who created a ridesharing rickshaw startup service to help refugees—especially women—travel to...