Career Development

Career Management's new programs pay off for job-hunting seniors at Rutgers Business School-Newark

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Of the 499 Rutgers Business School seniors who completed a survey from the Office of Career Management, 92 percent reported having secured a full-time job within six months of graduation. The survey was emailed to a total of 605 students who graduated in October of 2013, last January and May of 2014.

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Jerome Griffith, CEO and president of Tumi, speaks at New Brunswick student council's Executive Excellence Night

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Rutgers Business School - New Brunswick Student Council (NBSC) hosted Jerome Griffith, CEO and president of Tumi, at its Executive Excellence Night on October 16. Griffith spoke with current Flex MBA students and then answered questions.

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Supply Chain Management program highlighted in Rutgers Today: S-C-M Spells J-O-B-S

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Miryam Shapiro thought that after college, she was on the path to a long retail career. But after four years at Sears and Bed Bath and Beyond, she realized that sales and merchandising work didn’t fit her personality. “I found that I cared more about the operations side of the business, ensuring things run smoothly, that we are set up for success and that processes are efficient,” said Shapiro,...

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Rutgers Financial Institutions Center hosts summit with SEC on outsmarting consumer & investment fraud

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Senior executives from the SEC, FBI, U.S. Attorney’s Office and other federal government agencies came to Rutgers Business School on September 17 to discuss careers in financial regulatory agencies and how to protect investments against identity fraud.

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Building business skills: Rutgers Business School undergraduate students participate in an alternative spring break

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Rutgers Business School students know an experiential learning opportunity will provide them with a deeper understanding of an industry and a job.

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Branding guru William Arruda inspires students and alumni to distinguish themselves in their careers

Thursday, December 5, 2013

William Arruda, founder of Reach Personal Branding, discussed his new book, Ditch, Dare, Do: 66 Ways to Become Influential, Indispensable and Incredibly Happy at Work, in an inaugural event intended to engage alumni and introduce them to current students. Arruda covered a variety of situations that students will encounter in the workplace such as how to be proactive in building a personal brand, to gain visibility within your networks and how to utilize social networking skills to create a professional digital footprint.

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Road to Wall Street takes a page from Ivy League playbook to improve student access to finance industry

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Program cultivates a network of well-placed alumni to mentor undergraduates and boost Rutgers presence on Wall Street.

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Business Analytics and Information Technology a Hot Major that Leads to Jobs

Monday, September 9, 2013

Looking for an academic direction with terrific growth potential? Some traditional fields are newly hot at the bachelor's level; in other cases, enterprising colleges are creating new majors in emerging fields. Rutgers Business School introduced a business analytics and information technology major for undergrads in 2011. Read full article.

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Chance to decorate the White House leads to even bigger opportunity for Rutgers Business School grad

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Jennifer Cole was savoring the experience of being one of the volunteers selected to decorate the White House for the holidays and then the chance to help got even sweeter. Cole, who received her Executive MBA from RBS two years ago, was asked to introduce First Lady Michelle Obama at a press event tied to the holiday tradition.

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Alum returns as Barclays Global Managing Director to discuss careers in equity research

Thursday, November 15, 2012

According to Rutgers Business School (RBS) alum Stuart Linde, Barclays Managing Director and Global Head of Equity Research, it wasn't easy getting to the top and the best advice he ever received was "never give up" and "go where your passion is." Sounds cliché, yet this sage advice provided by someone from the RBS community holds true for those pursuing a career in today's competitive job market.

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Career fair offers business students job opportunities

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

"Concentrated. Targeted. Focused. Recruited." This was the tagline for the 2012 Rutgers Business School Career Fair, a biannual function that assists students with training, interviewing as well as landing internships and job offers. The event, open only to Rutgers Business School students, featured 45 companies that each paid a fee for the opportunity to market themselves to University students.

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Rutgers University campus in Newark ranked top 10 best return-on-investments in USA

Monday, September 10, 2012

Washington Monthly ranked Rutgers campus in Newark as one of “America’s Best-Bang-for-the-Buck Colleges.” The magazine’s rankings aimed to “show which schools get their students over the finish line at a reasonable price.” Rutgers was one of only two “Research Universities” to make the list in the whole country.

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Miss New Jersey ready to face the real world after earning an MBA from Rutgers

Monday, June 25, 2012

Ashley Shaffer credits business school's internship program with helping her land a position at marketing strategy company.

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Entrepreneur and former Real Housewife of New York City, Jill Zarin, speaks to Rutgers MBAs

Friday, May 11, 2012

On April 19, 2012, the Rutgers MBA Association for Marketing & Strategy (RAMS) hosted Jill Zarin, an entrepreneur, marketing strategist, retail and fashion expert, and former cast member of The Real Housewives of New York City during a “lunch & learn” session where she spoke to Rutgers Business School MBA students about her experiences developing products and building brands and dispensed advice to students on networking, getting the most out of their career and educational experience, and balancing the demands of work with the need to have a healthy family life.

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Steps to Start a New Job on the Right Foot

Monday, April 30, 2012

Are you preparing to start a new job, perhaps as a result of a promotion, internal change, relocation or beginning with a new company? The manner in which you position yourself on those first few days will carry with you for a long time, so be smart and plan ahead. Here are a few steps you can take to begin your new role in a way that clearly presents your strengths, commitment and drive.

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The Job Hunt: Tips for MBA students

Friday, March 16, 2012

Dean Vera, Assistant Dean & Director, MBA Office of Career Management at Rutgers Business School shares some job hunting tips for MBA students nearing the end of their program.

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Undergraduate Newark program welcomes Yolanda Alvarez as Director of the Office of Career Management

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Yolanda Alvarez joins us as the Director of the Office of Career Management. Yolanda is located at 1 Washington Park in the Office of Undergraduate Programs, Suite 324, and you may contact her at yalvarez@business.rutgers.edu or 973-353-5122. Yolanda has 10+ years of experience developing innovative business school career management activities supporting MBA populations within Full-time, Executive, Global and Part-time programs at NYU Stern.

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Rutgers EMBA ranked #3 in Economics, #7 in Corporate Strategy by Financial Times

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Rutgers Executive MBA Program was ranked #3 in Economics and #7 in Corporate Strategy in the world by Financial Times. Rutgers outranked other premier business schools such as Booth at the University of Chicago, Columbia/London School of Economics, and Wharton at the University of Pennsylvania. EMBA also ranked #10 in “Career Progress,” meaning Rutgers EMBAs made very significant progress in their jobs in the 3 years following graduation.

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Council schools students on career management

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Dean Martin Markowitz of Rutgers Business School told the students that college life would be much different from their high school experience. "You have to be responsible for yourself," Markowitz said. "Part of being responsible for yourself is first to develop a plan. You plan a parallel plan. You have your education, and then you have your career."

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Career center offers help for students and alumni

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

The Career Development Center, which can be used by students and alumni of the Newark College of Arts and Sciences, the University College, the School of Criminal Justice, the School of Public Administration and the Rutgers-Newark Graduate School, provides career counseling, on-line vocational testing, resume critiques, interview skills appointments, and workshops. In addition, the center...

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