Career Development

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

Thursday, March 27, 2014

At this time every year, millions of students descend upon spring break destinations to enjoy their time off.  Groups of students will go to warm locations, choose a staycation, or do fun things with friends. The primary goal being relaxation and a bit of respite away from a rigorous academic schedule.

TAGS: Career Development Finance LaToya Battle-Brown Rutgers Business School Supply Chain Management Undergraduate Newark

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

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Undergraduate, MBA, and professional accounting students had a unique opportunity to network with alumni and representatives from a number of major companies at the inaugural annual mixer hosted by Rutgers Business School Undergraduate Newark.

TAGS: Alumni Career Development Corporate Partners LaToya Battle-Brown Rutgers Business School Undergraduate Newark

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

Good grades, impressive internships and a solid interview: The qualities employers look for in prospective job candidates are fairly obvious.

But when it comes to getting employers to give you that first look – especially on Wall Street – who you know often trumps what you know.

TAGS: Career Development Undergraduate New Brunswick Undergraduate Newark Wall Street

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

Monday, September 9, 2013
Washington, DC

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.

TAGS: Business Analytics and Information Technology Career Development Undergraduate New Brunswick

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.

TAGS: Alumni Career Development LaToya Battle-Brown Undergraduate Newark Wall Street

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.

TAGS: Accounting Career Development Career Fair Finance Management Science and Information Systems Marketing Partnerships Supply Chain Management Undergraduate New Brunswick

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

Monday, September 10, 2012

Rutgers Ranked Best Bang-for-the-Buck public research university in AmericaWashington 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 finis

TAGS: Career Development Undergraduate Undergraduate Newark

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

Monday, June 25, 2012

When deciding to go for an MBA at Rutgers, Ashley Shaffer, like many in her generation, was trying to figure out what to do with her life. No matter the fame winning Miss New Jersey 2009 had given her, Shaffer knew she needed an edge to compete in the business world.  

After 60 hard-earned credits, the former beauty queen crossed the stage at NJPAC in Newark to receive an MBA diploma from Rutgers Business School-Newark and New Brunswick  May 14.

TAGS: Career Development Marketing MBA

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.

the MBA Office of Career ManagemenT builds long-term, structured relationships with employers and rbs alumni to facilitate connections with our mba students.

TAGS: Career Development Dean Vera MBA

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

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Dear RBS Community,

Please join me in welcoming, Yolanda Alvarez, to the Undergraduate-Newark administrative team.

Yolanda is located at 1 Washington Park in the Office of Undergraduate Programs, Suite 324, and you may contact her at or 973-353-5122.


TAGS: Career Development Staff Undergraduate Newark

Council schools students on career management

Sunday, November 21, 2010
New Brunswick, NJ

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."

TAGS: Career Development Students

Career center offers help for students and alumni

Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Newark, NJ

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 provides mock interview appointments, internships and career search strategies, a mini library of career resources, as well as career fairs and recruiting programs.

MBA Program ranks #17 in the nation for employment rate of graduates according to U.S. News and World Report

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Career management initiatives, world-class faculty, and strong ties to corporations give Rutgers MBA students the competitive edge they need when entering job market.

TAGS: Career Development MBA Rankings U.S. News and World Report

New undergraduate major Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences holds "meet and greet" for corporations and New Brunswick students

Friday, February 19, 2010

On February 4, the Department of Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences (SCMMS) along with the RBS Career Management conducted a ‘Meet and Greet’ session for NJ Corporations and RBS New Brunswick undergraduate students who have declared SCMS as a major. Over 30 students attended in order to meet corporate representatives and present their resumes for internships, co-ops and full time positions. Twelve major corporations sent teams of two to four managers to greet the students.

TAGS: Career Development City of New Brunswick Corporate Partners Supply Chain Management Undergraduate

2015 RBS Spring Business Career Fair

Upcoming: Friday, February 6, 2015 10:00am - 3:00pm
Livingston Campus: 100 Rock

All RBS undergraduates are invited to attend this exclusive career fair to network with 45+ employers looking to hire Business students in:

  • Accounting
  • Business Analytics & Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management


No other event provides you such concentrated, targeted and focused access to employers who are interested in recruiting and networking with all 6 Business majors.

Employer registration will be available in October/November 2014.

Contact Information: 

For more information, please contact Lisa Alexander.

TAGS: Career Development Undergraduate New Brunswick

2015 RBS Spring Business Expo

Upcoming: Thursday, February 5, 2015 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Livingston Campus: 100 Rock

This event will allow Employers to showcase to the RBS students who they are, what they do and provide insight into their culture in a more informal setting.

Employer registration will be available in November 2014.

Contact Information: 

For more information, please contact Lisa Alexander.

TAGS: Career Development Undergraduate New Brunswick

Sales/Client Services Career Panel

Upcoming: Thursday, September 11, 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Livingston Campus: 100 Rock, Room 4095

Come learn from our employer panel about the variety of sales and client services careers within different industries. Bring multiple resumes and be professionally dressed for the networking session afterwards.

INVITED INDUSTRIES: Dairy Foods, Financial Services, Food-service/Facilities, Human Resource Services, Multinational, Office Supplier, Power Tools, Retail, Telecommunications and Tobacco.

Contact Information: 

For more information, please contact John Perez.

TAGS: Career Development Undergraduate New Brunswick

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