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The Institute for Ethical Leadership, widely recognized for its thought leadership, recently received a $2.6 million grant from its two key sponsors, Prudential Financial Inc. and the Prudential Foundation.
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Marketing gets a new department chair as it becomes a separate entity and a "force of its own"

Nearly five years after it was combined with supply chain management, marketing was separated earlier this year to stand on its own again. Professor Ashwani Monga, who came from the University of South Carolina, is leading the task of re-establishing the department.  More ›

Monday, September 15, 2014

TAGS: Digital Marketing Expertise Faculty Marketing MBA Supply Chain Management Undergraduate New Brunswick Undergraduate Newark

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Professor Morris Davis will be formally installed as Paul V. Profeta Chair in Real Estate at Sept. 23 ceremony

The faculty chair was created last year with a $1.5 million commitment from businessman Paul Profeta, who built the national real estate investment and management company, Paul V. Profeta and Associates, Inc. Profeta’s gift was matched by an anonymous donor who pledged a total of $27 million to Rutgers University in 2011 as part of an endowed chair challenge.  More ›

Friday, September 12, 2014

TAGS: Center for Real Estate Studies Faculty Glenn Shafer Morris Davis Paul Profeta Real Estate Ron Shapiro The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

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Economic impact of Rutgers joining the Big 10 for New Jersey business

Professor Farrokh Langdana, Director of Rutgers Executive MBA program which was ranked #2 in Economics in the world by The Financial Times, and New Brunswick business leaders talk about the “multiplier” effect for area businesses of Rutgers joining the Big Ten. More ›

Thursday, September 11, 2014

TAGS: City of New Brunswick Economics Executive MBA New Jersey Rutgers Business School

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Career moves at Prudential prepared Rutgers MBA alumna for role as CFO of Group Insurance

Christine Knight, who is now chief financial officer of Prudential’s Group Insurance, started working at Prudential as an entry-level accountant in a reinsurance subsidiary the Newark-based financial services has since spun off. After the divestiture, Knight stayed on as controller for the run off businesses. It was the first in a series of career moves Knight made at Prudential that reflected a combination of moxie and ambition and what one executive described as Knight’s drive for "continuous improvement.”  More ›

Friday, September 5, 2014

TAGS: Accounting Alumni Finance MBA Mentoring Prudential

2014's Best and Worst Cities for Hispanic Entrepreneurs
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
WalletHub
In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month beginning Sept. 15, WalletHub assessed the minority business climate within the 150 largest U.S. cities. It did so by examining 19 key metrics...
Institute for Ethical Leadership co-founder James Abruzzo interviewed on Issues and Ideas with Chris DeBello
Thursday, September 11, 2014
James Abruzzo co-founder, Institute for Ethical Leadership, spoke with Chris DeBello regarding the Sussex County Community College ethics probe.  Abruzzo shared his anaylsis of ethics questions...
Business is the most popular major of Rutgers most academically talented and diverse Class of 2018
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Noodls
The men and women who make up the Class of 2018 at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, come from 40 states and more than 60 countries. Collectively, they comprise one of the largest...
Nancy DiTomaso quoted in Take Part article reporting that 75 percent of whites do not have any non-white friends
Friday, August 29, 2014
Take Part
On top of the 75 percent of white Americans reporting “that the network of people with whom they discuss important matters is entirely white, with no minority presence,” the researchers also found...
“Perception is as important as reality in these situations” said Alex Plinio in NJ.com ethics story
Thursday, August 28, 2014
NJ.com
The three Sussex County Community College trustees who were paid by an engineering firm they also hired at the school weren’t aware of their ethical obligations required by state law and the school’s...