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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. More ›

TAGS: Career Development Marketing MBA

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Rutgers Business School website declared one of the top 50 B-School websites worth visiting

Friday, June 15, 2012

MBA 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.” More ›

TAGS: Executive MBA Flex MBA MBA Undergraduate Undergraduate New Brunswick Undergraduate Newark

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Rutgers Business School Commencement Highlights Student Success, Alumni Leadership and the Future of Business

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

With the number of graduates from Rutgers Business School – Newark and New Brunswick increasing each year, there were three ceremonies in addition to the 246th University Commencement celebrating the graduation of over 1,500 students. This marked the largest graduating class in the business school’s 83-year history. More ›

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6 Resources for the Aspiring Entrepreneur

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

In my MBA classes at Rutgers Business School, I have learned that creativity, perseverance, solid business skills, and passionate determination make an entrepreneur. But, there are also additional resources that help entrepreneurs along the way. Here are some of my favorites. More ›

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Rutgers LIBOR connects students with alumni at 5th Annual Finance Summit

Friday, June 1, 2012

The power of student collaboration with Alumni once again was showcased in this year’s 5th Annual LIBOR Finance Summit. With a spectacular turnout of more than 250 guests exclusively from Rutgers University, the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick was buzzing with energetic students aspiring to learn more about the Alternative Investments Industry. More ›


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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. More ›

TAGS: MBA New York City Partnerships Paul Goldsworthy Supply Chain Management

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Rutgers ranked: Where the Fortune 500 CEOs Went to School by U.S. News & World Report

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Rutgers was recently ranked #10 on a list of the top business schools that awarded at least 10 college and graduate degrees to America’s leading executives by U.S. News & World Report. Rutgers was in good company: Harvard University topped the list, followed by Stanford University, University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. More ›

TAGS: Alumni MBA Rankings Success Stories U.S. News and World Report

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Wall Street experts rank Rutgers MQF a "Top 10 Quant School"

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Rutgers Business School’s Master of Quantitative Finance (MQF) program has been recognized as one of the “Top 10 Quant Schools in 2012” according to a panel of Wall Street experts. The ranking was conducted by Advanced Trading seeking the elite quant programs in 2012 that “do the best job of preparing candidates for quant jobs on the Street.”  More ›

TAGS: Master of Quantitative Finance Quantitative Finance Rankings Students

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Undergraduate-New Brunswick student leader graduates with "toolkit that allows me to utilize my strengths and develop my weaknesses"

Friday, May 18, 2012

Profile of Ceida Polezel, BS ‘12, Distinguished Leadership Award Winner. Ceida majored in Finance and was an active member in many student organizations in Rutgers Business School's Undergraduate-New Brunswick program. More ›

TAGS: Finance LIBOR Livingston Campus Undergraduate Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Wall Street Journal declares Rutgers MBA Alumnus David Ritter #1 bank stock analyst

Thursday, May 17, 2012

David Ritter, Director of Financial Services Research at Argus Research Corp. and Rutgers MBA '00, was recognized as the #1 bank stock analyst in the Wall Street Journal’s Best on the Street survey. More ›

TAGS: CFA Institute Finance Global Investment Research Challenge MBA

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From day one student was encouraged to "get out in the world and gain experience through internships, co-ops, networking and student involvement"

Monday, May 14, 2012

Profile of Alex Fingerhut, BS '12, Distinguished Leadership Award Winner. Alex had a double major in Management and Global Business and Management Information Systems with a concentration in Supply Chain Management in Rutgers Business School's Undergraduate program in Newark. More ›

TAGS: Management and Global Business Supply Chain Management Undergraduate Undergraduate Newark

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Career-changer found "an experience that absolutely transformed my career path and my own abilities" in Rutgers MBA program

Monday, May 14, 2012

Profile of Neha Mukherjee-Nathani, MBA ‘12, Distinguished Leadership Award Winner. Neha earned her MBA with a dual concentration in Marketing and Pharmaceutical Management. More ›

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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. More ›

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Rutgers Pharma MBA students rank with top business schools in biotech case competitions

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Rutgers students place 3rd at Wake Forest Schools of Business Biotechnology Case Competition; finish in top five at Kellogg Biotech and Healthcare Case Competition More ›

TAGS: Case Competition MBA Pharmaceutical Management Students

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CEO of Panasonic discusses the company's move to Newark with students

Friday, April 27, 2012

The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CUEED) and the Global Business MBA Student Club presented Rutgers Business School students with the opportunity to interact with the Chief Executive Officer of one of the world's biggest electronic giants, Panasonic. More ›

TAGS: Global Business Club MBA Newark Panasonic Students The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

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The New Jersey Social Entrepreneurship Summit returns May 24th, 2012

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

The objective of this summit is to raise the profile of social entrepreneurship in New Jersey by bringing leaders of the social sector and entrepreneurs who address social and environmental problems in their businesses together to learn from and support one another. We are particularly interested in bringing together leaders who are tackling these social and environmental issues in New Jersey and encouraging these social entrepreneurs or would-be social entrepreneurs to use innovative, sustainable, and profitable business ventures and social impact organizations as their vehicle for long-term change. More ›

TAGS: MBA PSEG Social Entrepreneurship The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

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Students Receive 2012 Rhoda Isaacs Scholarship Award

Friday, April 13, 2012

The New York Roundtable of Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals has announced their selections for the 2012 Rhoda Isaacs Scholarships; both recipients are undergraduate Supply Chain Management majors at Rutgers Business School – Newark and New Brunswick. More ›

TAGS: Awards CSCMP Supply Chain Management

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Robert L. Barchi Named 20th President of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Barchi to take helm of Rutgers on Sept. 1, after successful tenures as Thomas Jefferson University president, University of Pennsylvania provost. More ›

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Rutgers MBA: Come with your passion, leave with your career

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Rutgers Business School MBA programs provide a quality, AACSB accredited education at a state-school price that will help you launch your career in business, advance your current career, or give you the tools to start that business that you’ve been dreaming about. Talk to admissions, faculty, current students and staff at our upcoming Open House on April 21, 2012.  More ›

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RBS Undergraduate Student Spotlight: Preparing for the Entertainment Business

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Alex Bigelson is not your typical student here at Rutgers Business School. He is a junior majoring in marketing with a minor in cinema studies. Student Q&A conducted by Tricia Young, RBS Senior. More ›

TAGS: Entertainment Business Marketing Undergraduate New Brunswick

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Avon Board of Directors announces appointment of Sheri McCoy (RBS MBA '88) as Chief Executive Officer of Avon

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Avon Products, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Sherilyn S. (Sheri) McCoy as Chief Executive Officer. Ms. McCoy will join Avon effective April 23, 2012, and will also serve as a director on the company's Board. More ›

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Alumnus Steve Estrellado talks about "Tectonic Shift" in Marketing

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Q&A with marketing alumnus Steve Estrellado, Social Media SEO Strategist at Esto Communications. More ›

TAGS: Alumni Commentary Entrepreneurship Marketing Social Media Success Stories Undergraduate New Brunswick Undergraduate Newark

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Rutgers team comes in 4th of 13 teams at Ernst & Young case competition

Friday, April 6, 2012

The Rutgers Business School MBA team had a strong performance at the recent the Annual Ernst & Young case competition at Notre Dame University. The team impressed the 17 judges (15 E&Y Partners and 2 Notre Dame Professors) and ended up earning fourth place out of 13 teams in the competition. The final ranking was 1) Indiana University, 2) Chicago Booth, 3) Purdue University and 4) Rutgers University. More ›

TAGS: Awards Case Competition Ernst & Young MBA Supply Chain Management

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Professor Lyons Webinar on CNBC: Go Green Without Going Broke

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

In CNBC’s webinar Going Green Without Going Broke, Rutgers Business School's Kevin Lyons shows the practical steps you can take now to help your business compete more effectively in the new environmentally-conscious global economy. Professor Lyons is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Supply Chain Management & Marketing Sciences at Rutgers Business School in Newark and New Brunswick, New Jersey. More ›

TAGS: Green Initiatives Kevin Lyons Supply Chain Management Thought Leadership Webinar

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Announcing 2012 Rutgers Business School Convocation Speakers

Monday, April 2, 2012

It’s that time of year again! Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick is proud to announce the details about the locations and speakers for the 2012 RBS graduation ceremonies.  More ›

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