Instructor's assignment gives students a taste of the entrepreneur's life

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

"This project gives the students an opportunity to apply everything they’ve been taught during the semester," instructor Gary Minkoff said of the assignment for his "Marketing for Entrepreneurs" class. "It makes the concepts being taught to them come to life."

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Internal Revenue Service turns Rutgers accounting students into "agents" for one eye-opening day

Saturday, October 4, 2014

"Most accounting students don’t know that law enforcement is a good fit for them,” said IRS agent Robert Glantz, who organized the event. "We want to open their eyes to it.”

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Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management hopes to inspire collaborations capable of fueling economic opportunity

Monday, August 18, 2014

Professor Lei Lei, who chairs the Supply Chain Management Department, said the goal of the discussion was to help connect faculty expertise with the needs of the community and "work hand in hand” on solutions to create more economic opportunity – education, stronger local partnerships, business growth as well as new jobs.

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New program will allow Rutgers Business School students to connect with New Jersey entrepreneurs

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Rutgers Business School and the Entrepreneurs’ Organization of New Jersey are launching a new program to enhance the student entrepreneurship experience. The Rutgers Entrepreneurship Ambassador Program, or REAP as it will be called, begins with the start of the new semester in January.

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The Star-Ledger covers first TechSPARC event organized by Rutgers and NJIT

Friday, August 2, 2013

TechSPARC stands for technology, students, partners, resources and community, The Star-Ledger explained in an article about the event that appeared in the newspaper’s business section. All of those things reflected in the name play a crucial role in bringing more collaboration to Newark, Rutgers Business School professor and event organizer Brett Gilbert told the paper. "We have a lot of technology available for companies to take and build businesses around," Gilbert said, "but that doesn’t happen because nobody knows about them."

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Veteran real estate and banking executive named director of new Rutgers Center for Real Estate Studies

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Ronald Shapiro, who most recently was a senior vice president at Union Center National Bank, will be responsible for developing the strategic vision and long-term planning for the Center for Real Estate Studies at Rutgers Business School.

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Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership Awarded $2.6 million from Prudential

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School has been awarded a $2.6 million donation from Prudential Financial, Inc. and The Prudential Foundation. The support allows the IEL to continue serving nonprofit organizations, students, and business leaders with programs that reinforce the importance of ethical leadership. Last year, more than 3,000 students and business...

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Rutgers President Barchi calls for new business model in higher education to focus on public-private partnerships

Friday, March 22, 2013

While Rutgers is producing knowledge and talent that will help drive the economy into the future, it is also working through major business issues, including a drop off in public funding, ongoing cost-cutting and the evolving value proposition of a college education. President Robert Barchi told a group of business people at a recent NJBIZ real estate symposium that the university must find new sources of revenue. "As we look at where we’re going, we have to change our business model,” Barchi said. "A major opportunity comes from partnerships with companies.”

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Provident Bank Foundation supports Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership

Saturday, March 16, 2013

The Provident Bank Foundation recently donated $2,500 to the Rutgers University Foundation to support the Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School and its “Leaders Common Ground” program. The grant will cover two scholarships for the program as well as general expenses. “We are most grateful for The Provident Bank Foundation’s support and look forward to using the Leaders...

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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 Supply Chain Management department partners with New York City Transit to provide supply chain expertise

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

The Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences (SCMMS) department at Rutgers Business School-Newark and New Brunswick was recently contracted by New York City Transit (NYCT) for the department’s expertise in supply chain management and logistics. NYCT selected Rutgers’ SCMMS department as an excellent academic partner to work with due to faculty reputation and proximity to NYCT service centers and shipping locations.

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Two Trusted Leaders Unite in Support of Community-Wide Engagement Effort

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

As part of this new collaboration, Olive Grove Consulting and the Institute for Ethical Leadership will provide hands-on experiences that will help Rutgers students be more engaged in the surrounding community. The collaboration between the two organizations will thus give students a rich, multi-layered learning environment and will help local nonprofits receive low-cost expert consulting services. It will also expand the Institute’s reach, depth and breadth of expertise.

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Tyco International Executives to Speak at Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership Speakers Series November 14

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

In the aftermath of the 2002 Tyco International scandal, involving the excesses by its former chairman and CEO and other senior managers, Tyco International’s new CEO, Ed Breen, assembled a new senior management team to lead the company’s efforts to build an ethical organizational culture. The Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School welcomes three key executives to its speaker series titled “The Tyco Story: Past Present & Future – How to Recover from Unethical Management Behavior”. During the November 14th event, the Tyco executives will discuss their experiences working closely with senior management to build and promote a culture of ethics and integrity across a highly-diversified global company.

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American Express Foundation grants Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership $50,000 to train emerging nonprofit leaders

Monday, October 10, 2011

The Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School is pleased to announce a 2-year $50,000 grant from American Express Foundation to help support the Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Certificate Program. This three-day leadership program provides training and education to 18-20 mid-level managers, interested in building their skills and developing their talents, through a rigorous and engaging curriculum that focuses on personal and professional leadership. Participants gain skills to improve their performance to someday lead a nonprofit organization.

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$50,000 Grant to Train Nonprofit Emerging Leaders

Monday, October 10, 2011

The Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School is pleased to announce a 2-year $50,000 grant from American Express Foundation to help support the Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Certificate Program. This three-day leadership program provides training and education to 18-20 mid-level managers, interested in building their skills and developing their talents, through a rigorous...

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Rutgers Business School Honors Dr. Jerome D. Williams upon his Investiture as the First to Hold the Prudential Chair in Business

Friday, September 30, 2011

Rutgers University President Richard L. McCormick, Chancellor Steven J. Diner, Rutgers Business School Dean Glenn Shafer, the Rutgers Board of Governors and Prudential Financial Chairman and CEO John R. Strangfeld honored Dr. Jerome D. Williams on the occasion of his Investiture as the first professor to hold the Prudential Chair in Business.

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Supply Chain Management undergraduate students network and meet with sixteen companies

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

The Fall 2011 Undergraduate Supply Chain Meet & Greet was recently held at the Livingston Student Center on the New Brunswick campus. 110 students attended the event which featured as many as sixteen companies.

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RVCC, Rutgers Business School Sign Transfer Agreement

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) Honors College and Rutgers Business School have signed a new agreement that will provide for the seamless transfer of RVCC students to the New Brunswick-based undergraduate business program. The agreement, which was signed September 15 at RVCC’s Branchburg Campus, will guarantee that graduates of RVCC’s Honors College are accepted into a Bachelor’s Degree...

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Rutgers University and VICS to Host Logistics Summit September 27-28, 2011

Thursday, July 28, 2011

The Center for Supply Chain Management at Rutgers Business School and the Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions (VICS) Association today announced a joint Logistics Summit to be held September 27-28, 2011 in New Brunswick. The Summit is open to all interested parties and will feature interactive sessions led by practitioners, academics and other industry experts.

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From Brick to Tech City: Venture Capital and University resources to make Newark technology hub

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Rutgers Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development announces partnership with H360 Capital and NJIT aimed at attracting early stage technology firms to Newark.

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