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Recruiters and students meet face-to-face during Newark campus career fair.
Management students get a lesson in teamwork from legendary coach Vivian Stringer.
Small business owners pack U.S. Senator Cory Booker's summit on non-traditional lending sources.
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Alumni profile: The big job of helping small business

After graduating with her Rutgers MBA, Brenda Hopper worked for several years in sales at IBM. Then in 1991, she got the call to head the New Jersey Small Business Development Center, headquartered at Rutgers Business School in Newark. "I saw an opportunity to make a real difference,” she said. More ›

Friday, February 24, 2017

TAGS: Alumni Profile City of Newark Finance Marketing MBA New Jersey Small Business Development Center

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B-STAR program is recognized by educators for making an impact

"Through meaningful ideas and increasing opportunities for engagement, Rutgers Business School has created a remarkable impact, to ensure a better and more connected world for many years to come," said Tom R. Robinson, president and chief executive officer of AACSB International. More ›

Friday, February 10, 2017

TAGS: Awards Charles A. Brown Diversity Social Impact

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Three executives add real life lessons to a class on diversity

"They are people of diverse backgrounds who knew the hardships of climbing the corporate ladder as minorities in America,” student Jay Morris said. "I am glad I had the opportunity to hear their stories." More ›

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

TAGS: Corporate Partners Diversity Global Business Management Undergraduate

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Conference strives to advance work on diversity, inclusion in financial services industry

Dean Lei Lei, who sat on the panel discussing how minority and female students are being prepared for careers in financial services, said one of the challenges she faces is generating more scholarship money to bring bright students from underrepresented populations into Rutgers Business School. More ›

Friday, October 21, 2016

TAGS: Diversity Lei Lei Mentoring Programs Office of Diversity Programs

The newspaper industry is having a brand crisis, Bob Provost in Editor&Publisher blog
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Newspaper media companies continue to have a brand crisis on their hands and seem to either be oblivious to the problem or lack the will to do something about it. The problem has many roots—most...
Newspaper innovation: No longer an oxymoron? Bob Provost International Newsmedia Marketing Association blog
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Innovative companies are those that encourage professional and personal development on behalf of employees and accept that failures will happen. How will you do this in 2016? One of the most...
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,...
Rutgers Business School continues reaching out to women high school students
Friday, July 18, 2014
NJBIZ
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...
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
NJ.com
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...