February 19, 2018

Just a short seven minute drive from Cook/Douglass campus lies the Commercialization Center for Innovative Technologies (CCIT) located at the heart of New Jersey’s “Research Corridor.” It is one of the largest life science/biotech incubation facilities in New Jersey with 800 to 1,000 square foot... Read more

February 12, 2018

Data analytics professionals convert information into intelligence, which supports data driven decisions.  Some solutions discussed at that the Analytics Panel Event included designing bots to improve the customer experience, using historical information to anticipate demand and increasing speed to... Read more

February 12, 2018

Change has, is and will always be constant. We’re no strangers to the fact that technology grows exponentially every year. Moore’s Law says that computer performance doubles every 18 years according to Intel’s video review of Gordon Moore’s 1965 prediction. We now have self-driving cars. While we’... Read more

January 23, 2018

Personal Care Science professionals combine practical application and research to develop new products.  For example, joining knowledge of chemical and physical processes with customer trends produced cosmetics, and soaps, for personal hygiene and beautification.  These products cater to millennial... Read more

January 23, 2018

Innovation is the art of bringing an idea into reality. Rutgers provides a platform for its students to be budding entrepreneurs. The platform facilitates a multitude of entrepreneurial resources, clubs and services available to the students for starting a new business or developing a new product.... Read more

January 18, 2018

A wonderful way to end a productive year for the MBS! The Holiday Party, held on December 12th, signaled the end of another great year for our ever growing program. For many of our students, especially those preparing for final exams, this was a great way to take a break, relax, catch up with some... Read more

January 18, 2018

On December 14th 2017, the Fall Capstone presentations revealed months of preparation and hard work by the students in the course. Probably one of the most intensive and comprehensive courses of the MBS Program, the Capstone, a requirement for all our students, is a project-based course focused on... Read more

January 18, 2018

As winter begins to kicks in, the students from the Fundamentals of Analytics class present posters of their project to other MBS students and faculty in attendance. In this blog, we provide a broad overview of project topics and tools; we also highlight fresh ideas conceived by the students from... Read more

December 8, 2017

On 16 November 2017, the MBS organized an Analytics Panel where speakers were invited to talk about their experiences in the industry and answer questions from our students. Analytics and Data Science is a very popular concentration within the MBS Degree. This session was rich with career advice... Read more

December 1, 2017

As the final course in the MBS UXD Concentration, the UXD Practicum gives our students a chance to work as a team and learn from industry leaders. From this course, students feel empowered to tackle new challenges and gain confidence in their craft. This past summer, our UXD Practicum students... Read more

November 28, 2017

UX Expert AJ Polanco shows you how to design on the fly in this workshop On October 12th, a design workshop titled “Do It Live” was conducted by AJ Polanco. He demonstrated how to perform design changes in real-time, based on stakeholder and other business-leaders’ inputs.   Event Speaker Alexis... Read more

November 28, 2017

Cyber professionals are crime stoppers; they need to outthink the hackers, reduce risks of penetration and design early detection. Cyber crime damage costs are projected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021 (see details in Cybersecurity Business Report October 2017).  According to Warren Buffet,... Read more

November 28, 2017

We’ve all been to one, and probably dined in one too (Swedish meatballs, enough said). But as MBS students in Professor Mark Burgess’ Market Assessment and Analysis course, we learned much more than what new products they carry. Ikea is a pivotal example of what works in the marketing realm. With a... Read more

November 17, 2017

On October 23rd 2017, in the midst of fall, there’s a beautiful view of the colors of fall right outside the CoRE building. Meanwhile, on the inside, a perennial topic was discussed, one that is undeniably important, irrespective of field: leadership. The PSM Program had arranged for three guest... Read more

November 17, 2017

“Design for today and prototype for tomorrow” is the vision of Rutgers Makerspace. 17th October marked the day that MBS students explored the newly renovated Makerspace on the Livingston campus of Rutgers. Rutgers Makerspace is a unique environment that helps turn ideas into reality. For the makers... Read more

November 1, 2017

With a data-driven revolution seemingly taking the sports industry by storm in the modern day, there is no shortage in the demand for insightful data analytics to impact a team’s season. An intertwining of strong technical and quantitative skills and a good understanding of the sport are essential... Read more

October 26, 2017

  The Analytics session held at Rutgers, Busch Campus — CoRE building On September 14th, IIBA NJ held an interactive session at Rutgers with analytics expert Bhupinder. He passionately spoke about data analytics and how it exists in every field. Moreover, he gave us insights on how to look at... Read more

October 5, 2017

This year, Badal was nominated by Forbes as Top 30 Under 30 for his KOL Mapping tool. Help him win by posting and sharing #30Under30 and @forbesUnder30. It all started when Badal Shah, a trained pharmacist born and raised in India, decided at the age of 22 to find a master’s degree program in the... Read more

September 14, 2017

Calling one, calling all, come practice your writing skills! The PSM program is recruiting MBS students to blog about their experiences in the program. All you have to do is attend an event, go on a class trip, or participate in a conference, workshop or trade show. Take a few pictures. Then write... Read more

September 6, 2017

During Prof. Burgess’s Marketing Assessment and Analysis for Business and Science class, students visit IKEA.  Here, four students will tell you their transformation insights when visiting IKEA and thinking about the marketing ideas from their coursework.  Each has their own viewpoint, each offers... Read more

August 30, 2017

From the banks of the Raritan to the shores of the Potomac, students in the Fundamentals of Intellectual Property course traveled to Alexandria, Virginia to meet United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) staff to network and gain a far deeper understanding of the ways scientific innovation... Read more

August 30, 2017

5 job offers and 9 extensions and every single internship a success! The statistics do not deny that our students are very much in demand and not without good reason. After three months of producing results and building relationships, their hard work shone through during their internship... Read more

August 7, 2017

From the perch of the 7th Floor of the CoRE building there’s an excellent view of Busch Campus, but on the inside of the Boardroom on the 10th of May, 2017, the hard work of the MBS Students offered a far more impressive vista of the state of business and science.   Faculty, staff and students were... Read more

August 3, 2017

Portfolios have been in use for a long time in fields such as business and education to display one’s work to an employer, professor or a recruiter. With the rise in the popularity of E-Portfolios, the process has become simpler with the help of online tools to highlight IT/ Engineering and... Read more

July 10, 2017

"User experience has caught on so much, both as something that people enjoy doing and something that is more and more widely recognized as being valuable to a growing number of companies," Louisa Armbrust, User Experience Designer When it comes to experiencing digital products, user experience (UX... Read more