October 18, 2016

Over the summer, Master's of Business and Science Students in the Advanced Analytics Practicum worked on a wide variety of projects, including two that were sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, which is part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies. For companies who may be interested in... Read more



October 11, 2016

Last week, Mark Burgess, Professor of Marketing Analysis in the Master's of Business and Science program and President, Blue Focus Marketing, took student for what has become an iconic trip to IKEA in Elizabeth, NJ to explore the customer experience from a marketing perspective.Students were tasked... Read more



October 8, 2016

"The easy part of innovation is the idea. The hard part is delivering it, making it successful, because in the end it’s a systems problem." Don Norman The Practicum Experience Each year, students in the UX Design concentration participate in a practicum—an opportunity to work on a real-world design... Read more



September 28, 2016

The Wharton Marketing Matters Business radio show on Sirius XM recently featured our very own Mark Burgess, along with his wife and business partner Cheryl, to discuss social employee advocacy marketing and how to develop social leaders in organizations. Mark is a distinguished professor of... Read more



September 22, 2016

On Wednesday September 21, 2016 a group of Master's of Business and Science students, faculty, staff and alumni joined business leaders of the Phillies baseball team to better understand how they use analytics for business intelligence. Students got to pose for pictures with the World Series... Read more



September 16, 2016

This blog post describes trends seen in on-line job postings for Business Analysts in the U.S. from September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016. We show you the skills and certifications employers request most often in job ads, employers posting the most jobs, and other information. To do this, we... Read more



September 16, 2016

A scarlet sky on the first day of classes here at Rutgers was a great way to start the new academic year! Here at the Master's of Business and Science (MBS) program we are happy to welcome a new set of talented MBS students to the program this year and would like to welcome back students who have... Read more



August 16, 2016

While summer internships have always been popular among MBS students, a record-breaking 38 students in the Masters of Business and Science program participated in the 2016 summer Professional Internship course (A number of other students completed internships, but opted not to earn credits through... Read more



August 5, 2016

On July 18th and 20th Masters of Business and Science Students presented to professors and peers about their plans to improve business performance with an effective IP strategy. Teams of students selected a company and a patented technology to focus their research. Presentations reinforced the... Read more



July 27, 2016

Each year, students in the Fundamentals of Intellectual Property course take a group trip to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to better understand the U.S. patent system and to meet key regulators.   Fundamentals of Intellectual Property, taught by Professor DJ Nag, Esq., is a course that... Read more



July 27, 2016

Intellectual Property has become the bargaining asset for most companies today, and increasingly businesses and entrepreneurs need to learn how to better protect IP and create value from it. On June 15th 2016, the Fundamentals of Intellectual Property’s class hosted Louis Foreman, the founder and... Read more



July 27, 2016

Note from Professor Mark Burgess, CEO, Blue Focus Marketing: On Thursday June 23, 2016, my Rutgers University graduate class in Market Assessment and Analysis participated in a unique field trip for 27 students in the MBS Master of Business & Science program.   The trip was to the IKEA store in... Read more



July 27, 2016

Before I began graduate studies at Rutgers, I never truly understood the value of a good resume. I also never considered how everything ranging from my body language, to my dress, to my facial expressions, matters so much when seeking a position in the professional world. The MBS courses I have... Read more



July 27, 2016

This was an exciting year for MBS students. Students who attended convocation this year shared the football stadium with none other than the President of the United States!  During the first convocation speech at Rutgers given by a sitting president, President Barak Obama reminded students about... Read more



July 27, 2016

Students Pitch Business Plans to Investors at the Spring Capstone Venture Event On Tuesday May 3, 2016 Rutgers Masters of Business and Science students came together to pitch their plans to a set of judges and other "investors", which include corporate representatives, real world angel investors,... Read more



May 27, 2016

The Product Development & Formulations for Personal Care Science course is a core course under the Personal Care concentration offered through the MBS program at Rutgers University. Dr. Ricardo Diez, who has more than 35 years of experience in Personal Care, teaches this class and imparts his... Read more



May 27, 2016

On Thursday, April 28th, students from the MBS NextGen Biotechnology and Genomics class gathered in the foyer of Foran Hall to present posters on the technology they had been researching all semester. During the first month of the class, students enrolled in the course were instructed to choose an... Read more



May 27, 2016

Three Rutgers Master's of Business and Science (MBS) students recently had a blog post they wrote featured on Agilex Fragrances corporate blog. Carlos Wilfredo Contreras Aviles, Daniel Grenberg, and Neonila Levistsy authored "Synthetic Fragrance Bias and the Natural Trend", a blog based on a paper... Read more



May 27, 2016

Sometimes, “chance favors the prepared mind” in drug discovery, as we heard in the talk by Dr. Ann Weber, formerly of Merck, on April 18th. Dr. Weber, the chemist who invented sitagliptin - better known as the anti-diabetic drug Januvia - presented a case study about the drug, which inhibits the... Read more



May 25, 2016

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing MBS Global Agriculture student Julieane Lacsina. Julieane was born and raised on farm in the Philippines, where she spent many years helping to improve the farm’s sustainability practices. This fall, however, Julieanne enrolled in Rutgers... Read more



April 19, 2016

On April 6, 2016, the MBS Program, in collaboration with the Center for Dermal Research, hosted a “Personal Care Science Career Panel” which gave students many great insights into the opportunities within the industry. This event brought together a wonderfully diverse group of experts from industry... Read more



April 19, 2016

On April 1, 2016, Rutgers University hosted a daylong symposium celebrating the graduation of Rutgers’ first class of biotechnology undergraduates, who completed their degrees in 1991. The event was organized by Dr. Barbara Zilinskas, professor emeritus and founder of the Biotechnology... Read more



April 8, 2016

Cybersecurity is a growing concern for the government, businesses, and individuals, contributing to high demand for professionals who can design, build, and protect systems and private information. If you are someone who wants to help in the fight against cybercrimes and other system breaches, you... Read more



April 8, 2016

The 3rd Annual NJBDA symposium was held at Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ on March 9, 2016. The symposium featured an array of speakers from different areas of “big data” and there were panels on Smart Cities, Big Data and the Financial Sector, and Big Data and Healthcare. Keynote... Read more



April 8, 2016

Spring break may place a temporary pause on the influx of coursework, but it cannot break the flow of networking. On Tuesday, March 15th, MBS students proved this concept by making their way back to campus to attend an Alumni Student Mixer. The event began at 6:00 pm with a dinner buffet and... Read more



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