Friday, May 31, 2013
Gregory Sauter, who earned an Executive MBA from Rutgers Business School in 2003, veered from tradition early when he realized he couldn’t muster up any excitement for his college liberal arts courses. After his first year, he packed up his bags and set out to forge a more challenging path into the future: With little to draw on except having helped his father fix things around the house and some summer jobs, he started a construction company of his own. “I wasn’t inspired,” he said, recalling his decision to abandon college and start working on his own. “What interested me was working with my hands and creating something.”
Thursday, May 30, 2013
When New Jersey Monthly published its annual Top Doctors edition, the listing included three physicians who were alumni of Rutgers Executive MBA program.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
KPIs are often seen as a cure to what ails the online ad industry. During AOL's first-quarter earnings call in 2012, CEO Tim Armstrong discussed how he was trying to convince more advertisers to use them: "The majority of our ad customers are running their display budgets off of KPIs (key performance measures like brand lift)," Armstrong told Adweek. "We need to reconnect brands to KPIs. We've...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
A team of Rutgers International Executive MBA students and alumni won the inaugural MBA Sailing Cup in Asia outracing seven other business school teams in an April 13-14 weekend race in Singapore’s Marina Bay. Sailing amidst Singapore’s towering skyscrapers, Rutgers Business School Asia Pacific’s banner passed the finish line first in four out of the ten races to win the championship.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Rutgers Executive MBA student Jamie Lopez was featured prominently in a Crain's New York Business story on "Cash float. The story of a secret warehouse that kept the city stocked with greenbacks during the storm."
Monday, April 1, 2013
Although Dental Health Associates CEO and President Dr. Clifford Lisman jokingly describes his approach to business as "winging it," he is taking steps to enhance his knowledge while working to improve the acumen of his staff. In 2012, Lisman began an executive MBA program at Rutgers University. "I've spent considerable time studying business on an informal basis for years, but I'm now looking to...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
TeamUp, as its name implies, is an effort to connect undergraduate students with professionals. With the program expected to officially launch next fall, the search is on for prospective mentors and students interested in the experience of being mentored. TeamUp is especially designed to appeal to busy working professionals while still offering students a valuable dose of real world wisdom.
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.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
As we’ve all heard by now, the Fiscal Cliff is a combination of tax hikes and spending cuts that will automatically go into effect on January 1, 2013. The magnitude of this mix of contractionary demand-side policy is about 4-5 % of GDP. So how serious is this? Professor Farrokh Langdana answers.
Monday, November 12, 2012
The Executive MBA (EMBA) program at Rutgers Business School is ranked #23 in the U.S., according to the 2012 ranking by The Financial Times. The program moved up one spot in the annual ranking of Executive MBA programs tailored especially for working professionals.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The senior vice president of corporate affairs and strategic market access at Summit-based Celgene Corp. said he was delighted to join the board. "I feel it's really important for our state university's business school to focus on issues affecting one of the state's largest economic sectors,'' Bagger said.
Monday, September 17, 2012
Professor Farrokh Langdana gives a primer on the next round of Quantitative Easing, known as QE3, by Ben Bernanke and the Federal Reserve.
Friday, June 15, 2012
MBA Programs.org named Rutgers Business School’s website one of the “top 50 B-School websites worth visiting.” The report identified business school websites that “serve as a virtual home for the school’s broader community where students (past, present and future) can connect with faculty and business leaders.”
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Cindy Jensen, Rutgers Beijing EMBA Class of 2009 alumnus, and Founder of Boldmoves China has been nominated for the Entrepreneur of the Year award at the upcoming Women in Business Leadership Awards. This year the theme is “faces of leadership”.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Team of Rutgers students outperforms 23 other business schools in New York region including Cornell, Dartmouth, NYU, Fordham and Baruch, headed to global finals for third time in five years
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Europe, including Germany, has been downgraded; the US deficit is non-sustainable and has been so for about three years; and banks and investment houses are hurting. And yet, why is it that the stock-market has posted a gain? Farrokh Langdana offers his insights.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Rutgers Executive MBA Program was ranked #24 in the US by the Financial Times. Rutgers EMBA also ranked #8 in "Career Progress" in the US, #29 worldwide. Rutgers outranked other premier business schools in the “Career Progress” ranking including Kellogg, Wharton, and Duke.
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Professor Farrokh Langdana offers a blueprint to President Obama and corporate America’s CEOs on how to lead after the debt downgrade by Standard & Poors on the United States.
Monday, August 29, 2011
At a time when innovative programmes are gaining in popularity, the Rutgers Business School brings to India a 'Mini-MBA in Business Essentials.' The programme, which will be conducted in Mumbai in association with Think Education, is expected to cover topics like economics, international business and trade, business strategy, managing human capital, leadership, marketing, supply chain management...