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CTEC class project takes top prize in Rutgers University's first LaunchR pitch competition

Thursday, May 5, 2016

At the center of the team’s business plan is a 15-foot sail that moves back and forth on a track harvesting wind that is converted into energy. A 17-story office building equipped with 10 of their devices would generate enough power to supply 100 percent of the building’s energy needs. More ›

TAGS: Awards Collaborative for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Entrepreneurship Part-Time MBA Technology Ted Baker

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9th Annual LIBOR Finance Summit celebrates Rutgers alumni-student connections to Wall Street

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Over 330 alumni, students and faculty attended the 9th Annual LIBOR Finance Summit on April 26 held at Citi's world headquarters in New York City. Through the student club LIBOR and other initiatives, Rutgers Business School is building strong connections between alumni and students to connect to careers on Wall Street.  More ›

TAGS: Alumni Ben Sopranzetti Finance Ivan Brick LIBOR Undergraduate New Brunswick Wall Street

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BASE Excel workshops attract growing number of Rutgers students

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Business Association of Supply Expertise (BASE) has been offering Excel workshops to both undergraduate and MBA students each semester. The workshops are taught by Professor Tom York. More ›

TAGS: Supply Chain Management Thomas York

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Symposium speakers weigh the gamble surrounding development of new biosimilar medicines

Monday, May 2, 2016

The Lerner Center's annual health care symposium featured a discussion among a trio of veterans from the pharmaceutical industry – Gillian Woolett, a senior vice president at Avalere Health; Carlos Sattler, vice president of Sandoz’s clinical development and medical affairs; and Molly Burich, associate director of public policy at Boehringer Ingelheim. More ›

TAGS: Health Care Pharmaceutical Management The Blanche and Irwin Lerner Center Thought Leadership

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A matter of convenience: Part-Time MBA program offers classes in Madison

Friday, April 29, 2016

When he began the Rutgers Part-Time MBA program, one thing made it easier for Jonathan Anthony to manage his busy schedule: He could take Rutgers MBA classes at Drew University’s campus, which is roughly five minutes from his office in Morristown.  More ›

TAGS: Finance MBA Part-Time MBA Real Estate Satellite locations

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Business Insight: Understanding what drives corporate inversions

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Relatively few studies look at a large number of corporate inversions to understand when an inversion may or may not add value. The authors' research takes a careful look at the data to deliver new insights into the world of inversions. We use hand-collected data on more than 600 corporate inversions out of 11 home countries into 45 host countries during the period between 1996 and 2013. More ›

TAGS: Business Insights Corporate Inversions Finance and Economics Rose Liao

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Rutgers Part-Time MBA program climbs higher in U.S. News & World Report's 2016 ranking

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Among business schools in the Tri-State area, the Rutgers Part-Time MBA program ranked No. 2, according to U.S. News & World Report. Rutgers ranked higher than Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business, University of Connecticut and Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business. More ›

TAGS: Lei Lei MBA Part-Time MBA Rankings

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Business Insight: Here's why your days may be numbered if you cheat on your taxes

Monday, April 18, 2016

"Consider the fact that one of the cornerstones of the underground economy has been the use of cash," Tulane University professor James Alm and Rutgers Business School professor Jay Soled write in a piece published by The Conversation. "Those who want to cheat on their taxes love cash for the obvious reason that cash leaves no trail, making it extraordinarily challenging to trace. Yet, the use of cash to conduct economic transactions has probably seen its zenith." More ›

TAGS: Accounting Business Insights Economics Expertise Faculty Jay Soled Master of Accountancy in Taxation Taxation Thought Leadership

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Rutgers Mini-MBA: Business Management for Military and Veterans Helps Battlefield to Boardroom Transition

Friday, April 15, 2016

Rutgers Business School Executive Education has taken the initiative to aid our worthy military service members and veterans in preparing to enter the civilian workforce through a very specialized certificate program, the Mini-MBA: Business Management for Military and Veterans. The program will be offered the week of May 23-27, 2016, in New Brunswick. More ›

TAGS: Executive Education Joseph Schaffer Veterans

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Rutgers class offers graduate students hands-on approach to entrepreneurship

Friday, April 15, 2016

The class, which teaches students how to take products from intellectual property (IP) through commercialization, continues New Jersey’s long-standing tradition of cultivating the next generation of innovators in the Garden State. More ›

TAGS: Entrepreneurship Roger Debo Rutgers Business School Ted Baker

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President Barack Obama to deliver commencement address at Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Thursday, April 14, 2016

U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver remarks to more than 12,000 graduating students and 40,000 guests at the university’s 250th anniversary commencement ceremony May 15 on the New Brunswick Campus. More ›

TAGS: Commencement Graduation Rutgers Business School Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Five reasons to pursue a Part-Time MBA at Rutgers

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

If getting an MBA is among your ambitions, but you’re worried about whether it’s the right time, here are five reasons the timing couldn’t be better to begin a Rutgers Part-Time MBA. More ›

TAGS: Entrepreneurship Graduate Admissions Open House Part-Time MBA Prospective Students Supply Chain Management

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Business Insight: Inversions and Versions (of Tax Truths)

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

In simple terms, an inversion is when a U.S. company shifts its corporate headquarters to a country like Ireland where corporate taxes max out at 12.5 percent compared to the maximum 35 percent U.S. tax rate. For large multinational firms, the annual savings can be in the billions. But the U.S. government would then lose even more than that in tax revenues. More ›

TAGS: Business Insights Expertise Farok Contractor Finance and Economics Global Business Thought Leadership

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Donald Trump, angry Americans, and misapplied trade theory

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

In this Business Insight, Professor Farrokh Langdana explains the rise of angry Americans through a misguided use of comparative advantage trade theory that has had disastrous consequences for the United States.  More ›

TAGS: Executive MBA Farrokh Langdana Thought Leadership

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Quant Summit features high-level discussion of new market structure

Monday, April 11, 2016

The quant summit has become a tradition of the highly-ranked Rutgers MQF program, showcasing its thought leadership, its strong ties to Wall Street and its ability to connect students with alumni and other working professionals in the field.  More ›

TAGS: Alumni Finance Master of Quantitative Finance Networking Quant Summit Ronnee Ades Wall Street Yangru Wu

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Rutgers Business School MBA team wins supply chain finance case competition

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Rutgers Business School hosted the second annual Rutgers Ten Plus Supply Chain Case Dual Challenge March 31 – April 1, 2016 in New Brunswick, and included parallel events for graduate teams and for undergraduate teams. The competition brought together teams from the Big Ten and other universities. More ›

TAGS: Alok Baveja Case Competition Eric Larson Rudi Leuschner Supply Chain Management Thomas York

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Student's business skills (and good heart) lay the foundation for a charity

Thursday, April 7, 2016

"Rutgers Business School taught me through areas like marketing class about reaching out to prospective donors and communicating a cause to the public," said Sam Bensley, a senior marketing student. "I had a dream of being able to raise money where many things could be given, including sports equipment." More ›

TAGS: Global Marketing Social Impact Student Experiences Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Students from Bergen and Essex are top winners in Rutgers Business School's first New Jersey County College Case Competition

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

"It was a really great experience," accounting student Gricelda Hidalgo said after her team from Essex County Community College presented its case. "I was very nervous. In reality, I don’t like making presentations. I usually avoid them. This was good for me, and it was something other than learning lessons from a book."  More ›

TAGS: Case Competition Jerome Williams New Jersey County College Case Competition Robert Kurland Social Impact Undergraduate Newark

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Rutgers ranked No. 3 in the U.S. for MBA employment

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Rutgers Business School’s MBA program was ranked No. 3 in the nation for MBA employment in the latest U.S. News & World Report (2017) Best Business School Rankings. The high employment ranking contributed to Rutgers Full-Time MBA being recognized as the No. 1 Public MBA in the Tri-State area (NY, NJ, CT). More ›

TAGS: Full-Time MBA MBA Office of Career Management Part-Time MBA Rankings Rutgers Business School

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Rutgers Future Business Leaders of America sweep state leadership conference with a record 68 awards

Monday, April 4, 2016

Forty students representing Rutgers competed against students from colleges and universities across the state. The record number of awards received by Rutgers included an impressive 38 prizes for first or second place. More ›

TAGS: Awards Current Students Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Graduate supply chain management program retains its prominence in U.S. News & World Report ranking

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Expertise in managing supply chains continues to grow as markets and the economy leverage global supply and demand. The demand for skilled professionals has spawned specialized programs in supply chain management (SCM). And for Rutgers students, that demand results in tremendous opportunity: 100 percent of the Rutgers MBA supply chain management students were employed 90 days after graduation in 2015. More ›

TAGS: Alok Baveja Full-Time MBA Rankings Supply Chain Management

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Rutgers Undergraduate Women in Business continues inspirational HerStory tradition

Monday, March 28, 2016

A dinner reception after the panel discussion provided students with the opportunity to network and speak with the panelists more informally. This year, the HerStory Panel was celebrated as a Rutgers 250th Anniversary event. More ›

TAGS: Current Students Undergraduate Newark Women in Business

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Health care symposium will examine the prospects for biopharmaceutical industry's new focus: biosimilars

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

The health care symposium has become an important thought leadership event at Rutgers Business School, attracting industry leaders, alumni of the Rutgers MBA in Pharmaceutial Management and current MBA students interested in taking leadership roles at the nation's top pharmaceutical companies. Each year, it offers insights and discussions on some of the industry's most compelling business issues by leading experts, and it highlights Rutgers Business School's strong ties to the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries.  More ›

TAGS: Mahmud Hassan Pharmaceutical Management The Blanche and Irwin Lerner Center Thought Leadership

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Enthusiasm carries Rutgers team to regional finals of Hult Prize Challenge

Friday, March 18, 2016

When they got to Boston, they woke up at 5 a.m. to squeeze in more preparation. They were among 65 teams competing for six spots in the final round. They were the sixth team announced as a finalist, beating out Princeton, Harvard and MIT. More ›

TAGS: Current Students Entrepreneurship Undergraduate New Brunswick

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RBS Apprentice competition gives students chance to do work of marketing professionals

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Rutgers Business School senior Larry Hill and the rest of the Scarlet Raiders – seniors Wadnes Castelly, Musa Elison, Chinedu Onyema and Tochi Ukaigwe – executed a powerful social media campaign with a catchy hashtag that helped to bring 300 people to the RAC when Rutgers faced off against Michigan on Feb. 28.  More ›

TAGS: Basketball Case Competition Erich Toncre Marketing Phyllis Siegel Undergraduate New Brunswick Undergraduate Newark