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Leaders from industry, business schools convene at White House to discuss ways to expand opportunities for women

The meeting brought together leaders from business and business schools and others for a conversation about recruiting, training and retaining leaders for the 21st Century workplace and the importance of enacting family-friendly policies. More ›

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

TAGS: Mentoring Programs Rutgers PREP Sangeeta Rao Thought Leadership Women BUILD Women in Business

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Professor Michael Barnett chosen as American Council on Education fellow for 2015-2016 academic year

Barnett will spend the 2015-2016 academic year at Baruch College, working directly with President Mitchel Wallerstein, Provost David Christy and other administrators. More ›

Thursday, July 30, 2015

TAGS: Awards Expertise Faculty Fellowships Jerome Williams Leadership Mentoring Programs Michael Barnett Research

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What the Iran nuclear deal means for American business

"From a commercial angle, it is a "win-win" story for both the Iranians and the US. Iranian youth are open and eager for western ideas and brands," Professor Farok Contractor writes. "The Iranian economy badly needs upgrading, to bring it up to Western standards. The potential is large. Iran has 10 percent of world oil reserves, but has only a 4 percent market share currently." More ›

Thursday, July 16, 2015

TAGS: Business Business Insights Farok Contractor Management and Global Business

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Rutgers students get hands-on experience marketing a new product

Brittany Allen, a senior marketing student, said the PepsiCo-sponsored program was an example of how Rutgers Business School serves as a bridge, connecting students to companies that can provide students with real- world experiences and insights. "It's not every day that students are invited to work on a national brand," Allen said. "I thought to myself, this is an opportunity to see what I am capable of doing." More ›

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

TAGS: Corporate Partners Diversity Marketing Robert Kurland Undergraduate Newark

Sharon Lydon, executive director of MBA Program, shares personal experiences in story about gender parity at Rutgers Business School
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
This year, RBS admitted a 51 percent female MBA class, surpassing the 37 percent national average and becoming the first business school in the country to achieve gender parity. Sharon Lydon,...
Women Business Undergraduates in Leadership Development mentoring program advances business and social skills
Monday, September 8, 2014
As Hailee Bellusci enters her final year of college and begins finishing her curriculum as a student in the Rutgers Business School, she knows she will walk away with a skill not taught in any of her...
Rutgers Business School continues reaching out to women high school students
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Garden State Woman Education Foundation will host a Business and Leadership Academy in Florham Park from Aug. 11 through 15 to educate and inform high school girls about the importance of...
National Association of Women Business Owners business plan competition awarded $16,000 prize
Friday, June 6, 2014
The 6th Annual National Association of Women Business Owners - Central Jersey (NAWBO-CJ) Chapter Business Plan Competition, Supporting Emerging Entrepreneurs’ Development (SEED) was hosted on the...
New Jersey's 111 largest companies have a higher percentage of women board members than the national average, yet still too few
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Women represent just under 14 percent of the total board seats of New Jersey’s 111 largest publicly held companies. That statistic is slightly better than the national average, where just 12 percent...