NJIT Newsroom tagged with "business" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 NJIT Hosts the Technology & Entrepreneurship Talent Network (TETN) Kicking Off Industry Week April 21-25 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-128.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-128.phpThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT is hosting the Technology and Entrepreneurship Talent Network (TETN) opening ceremony to kick off Industry Week that focuses on the latest trends in these two industry sectors.

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NJIT to Announce Major, New Economic Development Venture http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-124.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-124.phpWed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 U.S. Senator Cory Booker, Panasonic Corp. of North America Chairman and CEO Joe Taylor, and New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education Rochelle Hendricks will join New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) President Joel S. Bloom and New Jersey Innovation Institute President Don Sebastian in announcing a major, new economic development venture to an audience of invited guests from the business, government, and higher education sectors.

Tagged: enterprise development center, joel bloom, edc, cory booker, rochelle hendricks, economic development, don sebastian, manufacturenj, joe taylor


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Inventions That Improve Lives and Inspired Business Concepts Were the Winners at Innovation Day 2014 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-120.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-120.phpMon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's second annual TechQuest and Innovation Day proved a brilliant showcase of the deep range of innovative talent and entrepreneurial skills possessed by students across disciplines, from engineering, to the life sciences, to business and finance.

Tagged: judith sheft, uri, michael ehrlich, research, technology, engineering, interdisciplinary design studio, ids, innovation day, undergraduate research, life sciences, techquest, lou eccleston, entrepreneurs, rodolfo marquez, big data visualization challenge, geoffrey ching, pedro santos, james barr


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In Celebration of New Jersey's 350th Anniversary, Dr. Sebastian Takes a Look Back at the "Birthplace of American Innovation" http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-071.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-071.phpFri, 07 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Dr. Don Sebastian provides a historical perspective of New Jersey as the birthplace to almost every major industry from electric light and power to petroleum to food products.  The space to build factories, the workforce to fill the jobs, the transportation network to move the goods, and the access to New York's financial markets made the Garden State a great place for great inventors to come to build successful businesses.

Tagged: research and development, research, don sebastian, new jersey business, innovation


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NJIT President Bloom Participates in Higher Education Roundtable http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-002.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-002.phpMon, 06 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT President Joel S. Bloom recently participated in the New Jersey Business magazine Higher Education Roundtable. 

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NJIT Business Professor Forecasts 2014 Economic Outlook at Chicago Fed Board Symposium http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-411.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-411.phpFri, 13 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Economic growth will rise to 3.1 percent in 2014, while unemployment will fall to 6.9 percent by December of 2014, NJIT Leir Research Professor William V. Rapp, PhD told economists and others last week at the 27th Annual Economic Outlook Symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Tagged: school of management, leir center for financial bubble research, william rapp, bill rapp


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NJIT Procurement Director Selected to NCMA Board of Advisors http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-349.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-349.phpThu, 24 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Dolcey Chaplin, Esq., director of NJIT's Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), has been chosen as a member of the National Contract Management Association's (NCMA) official board of advisors

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NJIT Featured In The Princeton Review's "Best 295 Business Schools: 2014 Edition" http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-326.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-326.phpFri, 11 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The School of Management at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) was named an outstanding business school by The Princeton Review. The New York-based education services company features the school in the new 2014 edition of "The Best 295 Business Schools” (Random House / Princeton Review).

Tagged: school of management, som, princeton review, pius egbelu, best business school


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NJLWD Commissioner's Message Is Clear - The Manufacturing Industry Is Technology Driven and Growing in New Jersey http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-318.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-318.phpTue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Commissioner Wirths kicked off ManufactureNJ Week at NJIT stating that the 243,000 jobs created through manufacturing confirms the value of this industry to the Garden State.  He added that “we collectively” need to continue to raise the awareness of the numerous opportunities in this industry and change the public's perception of manufacturing.  Today's 17,000 New Jersey manufacturers are technology driven and meet the needs of niche markets ranging from hat makers to medical devices.

Tagged: donald sebastian, joel bloom, gale spak, advanced manufacturing talent network, harold wirths, new jersey manufacturing extension program, new jersey business and industry association, manufacturenj week, ray vaccari, njbia, njmep, department of labor and workforce development, chris christie


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Commissioner of NJ Labor & Workforce Development Kicks Off 2013 ManufactureNJ Week at NJIT on Oct. 4 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-312.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-312.phpThu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The Honorable Harold J. Wirths, commissioner of the NJ Department of Labor & Workforce Development (NJLWD), will recognize the important contributions of advanced manufacturing to the Garden State economy as he kicks off ManufactureNJ Week beginning tomorrow, October 4 at NJIT's Campus Center in Newark from 9:30 a.m. to noon.  Governor Chris Christie issued a proclamation declaring October 7-11, 2013 as ManufactureNJ Week and stating that advanced manufacturing is one of the seven priority industry clusters in the state.

Tagged: donald sebastian, joel bloom, gale spak, advanced manufacturing talent network, new jersey manufacturing extension program, new jersey business and industry association, harold wirths, department of labor and workforce development, ray vaccari, njmep, njbia, chris christie, manufacturenj week


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NJIT's Sherry Rose Represents PTAC at US House of Representatives Meeting http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-303.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-303.phpThu, 26 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) was represented by Marketing Specialist Sherry Rose at the US House of Representatives Small Business Committee meeting on September 12, 2013.

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Hurricane Sandy Small Business Recovery and Matchmaking Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-266.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-266.phpThu, 08 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force teamed up to host the Hurricane Sandy Small Business Recovery and Matchmaking Summit on Aug. 7 at NJIT.  The event, first of its kind in the region since the disaster, educated and connected small businesses to commercial buyers from the private sector and federal, state and local governments.

Tagged: us department of housing and urban development, joel s bloom, small business administration


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NJIT Sets Undergraduate Tuition and Fees for Fall 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-250.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-250.phpThu, 25 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Board of Trustees has approved a 3.2 percent or $239 per semester tuition and mandatory fee increase for in-state undergraduate students for the 2013-2014 academic year. Total annual tuition and mandatory fees for full-time in-state students will be $15,218 for 2013-2014. Tuition and fees for out-of-state undergraduate students for the 2013-2014 academic year will increase by 4.2 percent to $28,274.

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Business Insider Ranks NJIT One of Nation's Most Underrated Colleges http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-217.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-217.phpThu, 20 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Business Insider ranked NJIT number three yesterday in its newest listing of the 25 “most underrated colleges in America.”  The news site plotted the annual ranking by U.S. News and World Report of the best colleges and universities against PayScale's mid-career salary rank to identify outliers--institutions that outperform their U.S. News rating.

Tagged: enterprise development center, edc, uri, warren street village, gateway project, central king building, business insider


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NJIT To Host Free Forum About Doing Business With the European Union http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-174.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-174.phpFri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 If you want to learn more about helping your business or company grow in Europe, don't miss a free one day business forum at NJIT on May 15, 2013, which will detail how to use technology and innovation to do business in the European Union. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, school of management, coad, ccs, som, electrical and computer engineering, judith sheft, civil and environmental engineering, mathematical sciences, school of art and design, physics, biomedical engineering, information systems, humanities, mechanical and industrial engineering, adhc, biological sciences, engineering technology, history, federated


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NJIT Alum Marjorie Perry To Discuss ABCs of Starting a Business on WABC's "Here and Now" http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-167.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-167.phpFri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT alum Marjorie Perry, president and CEO of MZM Construction and Management Company, Inc., will discuss "The ABCs of Starting a Business or Growing Your Position in Corporate America" on WABC's "Here and Now" on May 5 at 12:00 p.m. 

Tagged: alumni, business, marjorie perry, mzm construction and management


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NJIT To Launch Online Graduate Degree Programs with EmbanetCompass http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-083.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-083.phpFri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 With more than 6.7 million students taking at least one course online, according to the 2012 Survey of Online Learning conducted by Babson Survey Research Group, higher education institutions are stepping up their efforts to meet the growing demand for online programs. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, college of computing sciences, department of electrical and computer engineering, ccs, joel bloom, stem, department of civil engineering, graduate degree program


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SOM Professor and Alum Win Best Paper http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-018.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-018.phpThu, 24 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Jerry Fjermestad, professor in NJIT's School of Management, and Karen Patten, NJIT alum, won the best paper in the teaching track in the Third Business Intelligence Congress at the recent International Conference for Information Systems. 

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NJIT Volunteers Combat Sandy, Providing Aid to Newark Area Victims http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-383.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-383.phpFri, 16 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Michael Chumer has been hard at work since Sandy struck, helping hard-hit area urbanites cope with devastation.  Chumer, who has worked on homeland security projects and directs the NJIT MS in Emergency Management and Business Continuity (EMBC) program, is familiar with relief efforts. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, department of information systems, hurricane sandy, fema, michael chumer


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NJIT Featured In The Princeton Review's "Best 296 Business Schools: 2013 Edition" http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-339.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-339.phpThu, 11 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT  has been named by the Princeton Review an outstanding business school in the 2013 edition of The Best 296 Business Schools (Random House / Princeton Review).

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, school of management, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, information systems, school of art design, department of biological sciences, best business school, the princeton review


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Songhua Xu, Expert in Healthcare Business Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-268.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-268.phpThu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Songhua Xu, PhD, a computer scientist who uses advanced techniques to build human-centered applications to benefit society, will join the NJIT College of Computing Science as an assistant professor. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, data mining, artificial intelligence


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James Cicon, Expert in Energy Industry Business Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-264.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-264.phpWed, 15 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 James Cicon, PhD, JD, an expert in energy industry business systems, has been appointed to the faculty of the NJIT School of Management as assistant professor. 

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NJIT Enterprise Development Center Receives International Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-251.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-251.phpThu, 02 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The National Business Incubation Association (NBIA) has once again awarded its Soft Landings International Incubator designation to the Enterprise Development Center (EDC), a business incubator operated and sponsored by NJIT. 

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Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno Visits Enterprise Development Center at NJIT Culminating Statewide Life Sciences Tour http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-222.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-222.phpThu, 28 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno today visited the Enterprise Development Center (EDC) at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), culminating her month-long tour of life-science companies across the Garden State.  The EDC is home to nearly 90 high-tech and life-science companies.

Tagged: enterprise development center, joel bloom, edc, patent, kim guadagno, edge therapeutics, life sciences, lieutenant governor, national business incubation association, new jersey economic development authority, simphotek, nbia, strategic job growth plan, menssana research, endomedix


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NJIT Management Researcher Receives Kudos for Paper Touting Employee Talent http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-215.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-215.phpTue, 12 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0400 A better way to improve organizations using overlooked employee talent has taken a top award from a notable management group. 

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NJIT Professor Wins Best Paper Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-202.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-202.phpMon, 21 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Dr. Marguerite Schneider, associate professor in the School of Management, has won the 2012 Best Paper Award of the Organization Development and Change (ODC) Division of the Academy of Management (AoM). 

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Free Workshop for Small Businesses on May 22 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-163.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-163.phpMon, 16 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Procurement Center and the Small Business Administration are sponsoring an informational free workshop for Small Businesses located in areas of high unemployment on May 22, 2012 in the NJIT Campus Center Atrium from 8:30-1 PM.

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Leir Center for Financial Bubble Research Opens at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-133.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-133.phpFri, 30 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Past economic bubbles have been inflated by visions of wealth from tulips (yes, tulips), international trade, railroads, biotechnology and the Internet.

Tagged: school of management, michael ehrlich, william rapp, leir center for financial bubble research, economics


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NJIT Procurement Director Makes DC Pitch for More Fed Funding http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-478.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-478.phpTue, 13 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Attorney Dolcey E. Chaplin, director of the NJIT Procurement Center, participated last week in an invitation-only panel discussion on behalf of the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee's Defense Business Panel.  

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NJIT Alumna Named to NJBIZ Hall of Fame http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-476.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-476.phpFri, 09 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Marjorie Perry '05, president and chief executive officer of MZM Construction and Management, Inc., based in NJIT's Enterprise Development Center, was one of three individuals to be inducted into the NJBIZ Hall of Fame. 

Tagged: alumni, enterprise development center, edc, marjorie perry, mzm construction and management


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NJIT EDC Company Wins Success Award from NJ Small Business Development Centers http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-472.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-472.phpMon, 05 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Edge Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company in NJIT's Enterprise Development Center, has been named a recipient of a New Jersey Small Business Development Centers 2011 Success Award.

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U.S. News Again Names NJIT Top Tier National University; More Kudos Follow http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-345.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-345.phpThu, 22 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 It's been a good year for NJIT. For the sixth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2012 Edition has named NJIT to the top tier of national universities for its range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees. 

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Chemical Engineering Student Receives HBCSF's Outstanding Achievement Award for 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-273.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-273.phpWed, 10 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Chemical engineering student Elaine Gomez of Union City is the 2011 recipient of the Platinum Sponsors Outstanding Achievement Award from the Hispanic Business Council Scholarship Foundation of NJ, Inc. of Teaneck. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, scholarship, elaine gomez


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China Meteorological Administration Visits NJIT To Learn about Weather Emergency Management http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-186.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-186.phpMon, 09 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 An 18-member group from the China Meteorological Administration spent time at NJIT during an extensive U.S. educational and exchange program on weather disaster emergency management.

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NJIT's Marguerite Schneider Named Treasurer of IABS http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-030.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-030.phpMon, 07 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Marguerite Schneider, PhD, an associate professor in NJIT's School of Management, has been named treasurer of the International Association for Business and Society (IABS).

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SOM Students Participate in Bloomberg L.P. Pilot Assessment Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-017.phpTue, 25 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Some 30 students in NJIT's School of Management traveled to Bloomberg L.P. in NYC last week to participate in the Bloomberg Assessment Test, which is designed to connect financial firms with students looking for careers in finance or related areas. 

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Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society at NJIT's School of Management Named Exemplary Chapter http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-518.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-518.phpTue, 14 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0500 The Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society at NJIT's School of Management has been named an Exemplary Chapter for 2009-10.

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NJIT's Judith Sheft To Provide Training at First Peruvian-American Business Incubator http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-517.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-517.phpMon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Judith Sheft, associate vice president of technology development at NJIT, will visiting Lima, Peru, on Dec.17-21 to provide incubator training to managers at the new Peruvian-American Business Development Center-Incubator sponsored by Universidad Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, NJIT, the Peruvian American National Roundtable and The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey. 

Tagged: enterprise development center, judith sheft, cesar bandera, statewide hispanic chamber of commerce of new jersey


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Hispanic Chamber To Name NJIT R&D VP Public Sector Advocate of Year http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-402.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-402.phpThu, 04 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Donald H. Sebastian, PhD, senior vice president for research and development at NJIT, has been named Public Sector Advocate of the Year by the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (SHCC). Sebastian will receive the award on Nov. 9 at the SHCC's Corporate Awards Luncheon at the Hilton Hotel and Executive Meeting Center in Hasbrouck Heights. 

Tagged: enterprise development center, donald sebastian, edc, national business incubation association, statewide hispanic chamber of commerce of new jersey


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NJIT Appears in Princeton Review’s New Book About 300 Best Business Schools http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-356.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-356.phpThu, 14 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's School of Management (SOM) is an outstanding business school, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features the school in the new 2011 edition of its book, “The Best 300 Business Schools" (Random House/Princeton Review) on sale today.

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For Five Consecutive Years, US News Names NJIT Among Best US Colleges http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-288.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-288.phpThu, 19 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 For the fifth consecutive year, NJIT was named by U.S. News & World Report's 2011 Annual Guide to America's Best Colleges to the top tier of national universities offering a range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees.  

Tagged: robert altenkirch, princeton review, rankings, president, us news and world report, bloomberg businessweek, best colleges


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Enterprise Development Center at NJIT Receives International Incubation Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-287.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-287.phpThu, 19 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Enterprise Development Center has received a Soft Landings international incubation designation from the National Business Incubation Association (NBIA). Through its Soft Landings program, the NBIA recognizes incubation programs that are especially capable of helping nondomestic companies enter the incubator's domestic market. The EDC was selected for the program because of its slate of business services for nondomestic firms and its demonstrated success at helping these firms enter the U.S. market.

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NJIT Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center To Host Joint Base Procurement Fair http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-265.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-265.phpWed, 28 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center, in partnership with Joint Base M-D-L, the U.S. Army Reserve Contracting Center and the NAVAIR Small Business Program, will host a Joint Base Procurement Fair on August 13, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Burlington County College in Mt. Laurel. Colonel Gina M. Grosso, Joint Base Commander, will give the welcoming address. Registration fee: $15 per company. To register, click here.

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Bloomberg Businessweek Names NJIT Among Best on ROI in New Jersey http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-239.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-239.phpTue, 06 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 “What's Your College Degree Worth?,” a Bloomberg Businessweek survey of 852 colleges and universities in the U.S. looking for the best return on investment (ROI), has highlighted NJIT as one of four undergraduate institutions of higher education in New Jersey that offers the best deal. Overall, NJIT ranks as number 81, in the top 10 percent of all colleges surveyed.  Princeton University, Stevens Institute of Technology and the College of New Jersey were also named among New Jersey's four best buys.

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New Companies With Cutting-Edge Research Join NJIT’s High-Tech Business Incubator http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-205.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-205.phpThu, 27 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 “The Enterprise Development Center (EDC) at NJIT is still growing rapidly to be the largest high-tech business incubator in the USA with 95 portfolio companies, despite the tough economy! Entrepreneurs and individual initiatives in the EDC are working to help NJ solve economic growth problems and make NJ a state leading in technology development and the right place to live and work!,” said Jerry Creighton Sr., EDC Executive Director.

Tagged: enterprise development center, edc, judith sheft, business incubator, department of research and development


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Honors College Colloquium Series To Present Panel Discussion on Women and Entrepreneurship http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-074.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-074.phpTue, 16 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Sandi Webster and Peggy McHale, founding directors of Consultants 2 Go, will discuss "Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship: Practical Tips to Get You Started" at the Albert Dorman Honors College Colloquium Series on March 24, 2:30-4 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. Judith Sheft, associate vice president for technology development at NJIT, will join Webster and McHale for the panel discussion. 

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, enterprise development center, judith sheft, colloquium series, business incubator


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NJIT Procurement Fair in Atlantic City To Offer Networking Chance http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-009.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-009.phpThu, 14 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will sponsor “A Salute to Veteran-Owned Businesses,” an exciting and worthwhile procurement fair for veteran-owned and/or small businesses is set for Jan. 21, 2010 at the Tropicana Hotel in Atlantic City. The event will run from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and costs $20 per company to attend.

Tagged: defense procurement technical assistance center, dolcey chaplin, procurement fair


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Open House for NJIT's Weekend University On Thursday http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-001.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-001.phpMon, 04 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500 The Division of Continuing Professional Education at NJIT will host an open house for Weekend University on Jan 7, 2010, from 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall on the NJIT campus. If you can't attend the open house, an online chat session will provide similar information. The chat will be held on Jan 6, 2010, from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Register at http://adultlearner.njit.edu/about/chat.php.

Tagged: continuing professional education, online learning, cpe, adult learner, project management, information security


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Discoveries at NJIT Including Drug To Stop Brain Injury Receives $1.4M Funding http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-399.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-399.phpWed, 11 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 A drug to stop bleeding during a brain injury and a bed that will prevent bedsores are among the scientific discoveries at NJIT that received earlier this week more than a million dollars in funding from the New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology.

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Princeton Review Features NJIT’s SOM as Best Biz School http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-348.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-348.phpTue, 13 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Citing friendly students, good peer networks and cutting-edge classes, The Princeton Review has featured NJIT's School of Management (SOM) in its 2010 edition of The Best 301 Business Schools (Random House).

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NJIT Honors Expert Who Studies How Computers Aid Business Communication http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-298.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-298.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Jerry Fjermestad, of Orangeburg, NY, an NJIT professor who has focused his research on understanding how corporate leaders communicate better using computers, has received the NJIT Excellence in Research Award. The honor was awarded Sept. 2, 2009 at the University Convocation, an annual celebration.  Fjermestad is an associate professor in NJIT's School of Management.

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New Book by NJIT Humanities Professor Traces the Evolution of Technical Communication http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-028.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-028.phpFri, 30 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 A new book by Carol S. Johnson, PhD, assistant professor in the department of humanities at NJIT, shows how archives available in local and state libraries across the U.S. can provide rich sources of technical communication history and examples of technical and business writing. In The Language of Work: Technical Communication at Lukens Steel, 1810 to 1925 (Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., 2009), Johnson explains that our predecessors eventually turned logs and notes into standardized texts and industry bibles, creating many of the types of information design that we use today. A podcast series related to the book is available at http://web.njit.edu/~cjohnson/lukens.htm

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, carol johnson, technical communication, technical writing


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Donald H. Sebastian, NJIT Senior Vice President for Research and Development, Named Interim Provost http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-013.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-013.phpTue, 20 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch has announced the appointment of Donald H. Sebastian, PhD, senior vice president for research and development, to the position of interim provost, effective Jan. 1, 2009. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, robert altenkirch, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, research and development, exxon mobil foundation, nj homeland security technology systems center, commercialization, new jersey nanotechnology consortium


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Entrepreneurs Wanted for NJIT Workshops About How To Launch a Business http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-006.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-006.phpWed, 14 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Have a great idea or invention but don't know where to turn? Then consider yourself a candidate for an upcoming day of four workshops for first-time entrepreneurs sponsored by the NJIT Enterprise Development Center and the Alumni Association of NJIT.

Tagged: seminar, enterprise development center, edc, judith sheft, workshop, research and development, jerry creighton, entrepreneur, business, office of alumni relations, leon baptiste, marge perry


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NJIT's Enterprise Development Center To Host Eighth Annual SBIR/STTR Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-419.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-419.phpTue, 18 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Enterprise Development Center (EDC) will host the Eighth Annual New Jersey Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Conference on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20. Companies will be reimbursed by the EDC for the attendance fee and will receive a free proposal review just for attending. Phase I (Proposal Development) and Phase II (Cost Proposal Preparation) program attendees will be eligible to receive a complimentary proposal critique by the Greenwood Consulting Group. Inc. within one year of the programs. For more information and online registration visit www.njsbdc.com/scitech.

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KUDOS-November 2008 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-416.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-416.phpMon, 17 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Congratulations to Theologos Homer Bonitsis, Christopher Funkhouser, and Elizabeth Avery-Gomez '07 and students Nilufa Rahim and Brian Novello on their recent accomplishments.

Tagged: department of electrical and computer engineering, school of management, department of humanities, awards, honors, department of information systems, christopher funkhouser, scholarship, digital poetry, kudos, promotions, brian novello, elizabeth avery gomez


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NJIT's Enterprise Development Center To Host Edison Innovation Zone Information Session http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-398.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-398.phpMon, 03 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Technology and life sciences-related businesses, service providers, state universities and research institutions can learn how New Jersey helps early-stage technology companies grow their businesses at a networking and information session at NJIT's Enterprise Development Center (EDC) on Nov. 7, 8:30-11 a.m. in the EDC III, 211 Warren St., Newark. Register online at seminars.njeda.com or call 609-777-4880 for more information. 

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POSTPONED-Business Professor To Discuss Disruptive Innovation at NJIT Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-391.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-391.phpTue, 28 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 "Creating and Surviving Disruptive Innovation" a talk by Clayton M. Christensen, the Robert and Jane Cizik Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, on Nov. 1, has been postponed to a later date.

Tagged: school of management, enterprise development center, center for innovation acceleration, clayton christensen, north jersey partners wired


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NJIT Biz Professors To Discuss on Oct. 20, Recent Wall Street Meltdown http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-372.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-372.phpTue, 14 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 “Wall Street Meltdown: A Look at What Happened Last Week and What To Expect Next” will be the subject of a four-way panel talk with finance specialists from NJIT's School of Management. The discussion, set for Oct. 20, 2008, from 3-4:30 p.m., in the Campus Center Atrium, will focus on macroeconomics, hedge funds, credit default swaps, savings and retirement strategies and more.

Tagged: school of management, michael ehrlich, william rapp, wall street, money, alan yan


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NJIT Management Professor Wins Award for Best Paper http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-347.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-347.phpMon, 29 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Jerry Fjermestad, PhD, an associate professor in NJIT's School of Management, won the New Jersey Business and Industry Association's Bright Idea Award for his paper “Communication and Leadership Differences in Virtual Design Teams: Why Some Teams Do Better Than Others.” Dr. Fjermestad will be recognized at an awards ceremony in November.

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NJIT Features New Online Master of Science in Management Plus 5 New Online Graduate Certificates http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-284.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-284.phpThu, 31 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 It's not easy these days attending school, working, plus worrying about increased commuting costs.  That's why NJIT is pleased to announce a new online master's degree program in management as well as five new online business-related certificate programs starting Sept. 2, 2008. Registration is currently underway. 

Tagged: school of management, online learning, gale spak, robert english, graduate certificate, continuing education, knowledge management


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NJIT To Host Critical Infrastructure Symposium on July 14 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-263.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-263.phpMon, 07 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 AIG in conjunction with the New Jersey Business Force (of which NJIT is a member) will conduct a one-day symposium on July 14 in NJIT's Campus Center Atrium to address the implications of a Category 3 hurricane on critical infrastructure in the NYC/NJ region. James Eberwine, Lead Forecaster at the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, NJ will be the keynote speaker. For registration and additional information, contact Col. (Ret.) Hank Straub, 609-577-5373, hstraub@bens.org.

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Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center at NJIT To Sponsor Free Workshop http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-232.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-232.phpTue, 03 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Small businesses that are interested in obtaining state and federal contract opportunities are invited to attend a free Government Contracting for Small Businesses Workshop sponsored by the Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center at NJIT on June 5, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Guttenberg Information Technologies Center Room 3720. For more information, call 973-596-3105.

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NJIT’s Enterprise Development Center Celebrates 20 Years http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-189.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-189.phpMon, 05 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Enterprise Development Center (EDC) has given startups an edge since 1988.  Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, this high-tech business incubator housed at NJIT is open to early-stage companies that have, or will have, a proprietary technology as a significant source of revenue.

Tagged: enterprise development center, judith sheft, njtc, cyberextruder, neurotrax, bob tarantino, bandemar networks


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NJIT To Co-Sponsor Sustainable Entrepreneurship Symposium and Expo on May 2 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-168.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-168.phpWed, 23 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The Sustainable Business Incubator at Fairleigh Dickinson University, in association with NJIT, the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurial Studies and other institutions and sponsors, is hosting a one-day symposium, expo, and workshop on on the opportunities and challenges of sustainable technology entrepreneurship on May 2, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Silberman College of Business in Madison. For more details and to register, log on to http://www.invention2venture.org/greenventures08/.

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Start-Ups Can Thrive, Contribute to US Economy, Says NJIT Biz Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-401.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-401.phpTue, 30 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Thinking of starting your own business?  Then go for it, advises small business expert Bruce Kirchhoff, a professor in NJIT's School of Management. “Many people believe that it's difficult to start a small business and even more difficult to see it expand,” says Kirchhoff.  “But two decades of research combing Census Bureau statistics convinced me that more than a quarter of these businesses are significantly more likely to survive, add employees and grow, than decline."

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Innovative Routes to the Edge in Knowledge: New Majors for Fall 2008 at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-388.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-388.phpTue, 23 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 The edge in knowledge is not limited to engineering and science: NJIT, the state's science and technology university, is expanding its educational offerings with surprising new degree programs for 2008 (pending approval). The university is accepting applications for Fall 2008 studies in eight new innovative areas including art and design, business and computing.

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NJIT To Co-Sponsor Innovative Environmental Technology Conference on Oct. 10 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-350.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-350.phpWed, 26 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Cutting-edge environmental remediation technologies and energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly and “smart tech” products and services for businesses will be the focus of IETC 2007, the second Innovative Environmental Technology Conference sponsored by the Environmental Business Council of Commerce & Industry Association of NJ in partnership with NJIT on Oct. 10. Daniel Watts, PhD, executive director of the Otto H. York Center for Environmental Engineering and Science at NJIT, will co-chair.


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Enterprise Development Center at NJIT To Host Seventh Annual New Jersey SBIR/STTR Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-231.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-231.phpThu, 31 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Science and technology entrepreneurs and small businesses in New Jersey will have the opportunity to gain information that will help them compete more effectively for SBIR/STTR grants and contracts at the Seventh Annual NJ SBIR/STTR Conference on June 7-8 at NJIT's Enterprise Development Center III.

Tagged: enterprise development center, edc, conference, entrepreneur, small business, sbir


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Princeton Review Names NJIT Among Nation’s Best Biz Schools http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-392.phpThu, 05 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400 The School of Management at NJIT was named an outstanding business school by The Princeton Review. “We're pleased to be commended for the third time this year by The Princeton Review as a notable US institution of higher education,” said Robert A. Altenkirch, PhD, president of NJIT.

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NJIT To Host Government Contracting for Small Businesses Workshop http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-290.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-290.phpTue, 18 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Small business owners who are interested in obtaining state and federal contract opportunities are invited to attend the Government Contracting for Small Businesses Workshop on August 3, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., GITC Seminar Rm. 3720. Dolcey Chaplin, Esq., executive director of the Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center at NJIT, will be the guest speaker. Contact: Letty Jumbo at 973-596-3105.

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NJIT EDC To Host Sixth Annual SBIR/STTR Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-252.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-252.phpTue, 06 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Science and technology entrepreneurs and small businesses in New Jersey will have the opportunity to gain information that will help them compete more effectively for SBIR/STTR grants and contracts at the Sixth Annual NJ SBIR/STTR Conference on June 15-16 at the NJIT Enterprise Development Center III, 211 Warren St., Room 407. Sponsored by the New Jersey Commission on Science & Technology, the program is open to the public.

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NJIT Names Open Source Business Systems Expert To Lead Management School http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-251.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-251.phpTue, 06 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has named David L. Hawk, PhD, an advisor in the area of open source business systems, as dean of the School of Management (SOM). Hawk holds dual appointments as professor in the New Jersey School of Architecture (NJSOA) and in SOM.

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NJEDA To Offer Technology Business Tax Transfer Program Workshop at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-194.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-194.phpThu, 27 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) will host a breakfast workshop that will provide information to prospective applicants seeking assistance through the Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program as well as other EDA financial assistance initiatives, on May 4, 9-11 a.m., at the NJIT Enterprise Development Center III, 211 Warren St., Room 407.

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NJIT Business Professor Advises Grads To Seek Sales Jobs For Rewarding Careers http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-171.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-171.phpWed, 12 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Attention graduates: If you're interested in a financially and personally rewarding career, think sales, said Rajiv Mehta, PhD, associate professor in NJIT's School of Management. Mehta, the co-author of Personal Selling: Building Customer Relationships and Partnerships, believes the demand for sales jobs will grow by leaps and bounds

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Universities Play Major Role Developing Entrepreneurs and Business, Experts Say http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-160.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-160.phpThu, 06 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey policy planners recently gathered at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) to learn from noted MIT Professor Richard K Lester and his associates how to bring entrepreneurs to Newark.

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NJIT To Co-Sponsor for Vets Free Procurement Fair in Atlantic City http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-010.phpMon, 09 Jan 2006 00:00:00 -0500 All veterans are invited to learn how to grow their business at the Jan. 19, 2006,  procurement fair to be held at the Tropicana Hotel, Atlantic City from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. “Admission is free. Veterans are urged to approach representatives of agencies and corporations to market their goods and services,” said attorney Dolcey Chaplin, the executive director of the Defense Procurement Technical Assistance Center at NJIT.

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Randal Pinkett, Founder of NJIT Business Incubator Company, Hired as "The Apprentice" http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-472.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-472.phpFri, 16 Dec 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Randal Pinkett, PhD, a Rhodes Scholar and the founder of a company located in the business incubator program at NJIT, was named the apprentice last night on NBC's reality television show, "The Apprentice." Pinkett, who founded and now heads BCT Partners, which is located in NJIT's Enterprise Development Center, was selected last September to compete from among more than a million applicants.

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Randal Pinkett, Founder of NJIT Business Incubator Company, Remains in Running To Win "The Apprentice" http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-461.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-461.phpWed, 07 Dec 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Randal Pinkett, PhD, the founder of a company located in the business incubator program at NJIT, remains in the running to win NBC's reality television show, The Apprentice. Pinkett founded and now heads BCT Partners, located in NJIT's Enterprise Development Center. The show's final episode will air on Dec. 15. 

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Open University To Offer Crash Course in PHP/MySQL http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-419.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-419.phpFri, 11 Nov 2005 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Open University will offer a crash course in PHP/MySQL on Nov. 9, 4-6 p.m., Guttenberg Information Technologies Center, Room 1100. Faculty, students, external businesses and those interested in acquiring practical knowledge, career development and real-world problem-solving skills are invited to participate. Contact: Osama Eljabiri, oe2@njit.edu.

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NJIT To Host Environmental Conference on Oct. 26 http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-385.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-385.phpWed, 19 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 The most recent environmental and energy technologies available in today's industry will be showcased at the Environmental Business Council of CIANJ's first Innovative Environmental Technology Conference on Oct. 26, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., NJIT Campus Center, second floor.


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Motivational Speakers, Business Tips Encourage Entrepreneurs at NJIT Event http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-247.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-247.phpWed, 08 Jun 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Four motivational speakers, tips on starting a business and more recently highlighted an event at NJIT to encourage business men and women to launch a technological business. Event organizers included the School of Management, the Enterprise Development Center and the Office of Technology Development, all at NJIT.

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NJIT Seminar to Discuss How to Do Business in China http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-179.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-179.phpMon, 25 Apr 2005 00:00:00 -0400 A seminar that will discuss how to do business in China will take place on April 26, 2005, 5-8 p.m. in NJIT's Main Ballroom on the second floor of the Campus Center. Hosted by NJIT's School of Management, Office of Technology Development and the Enterprise Development Center, the keynote speaker will be Savio Chan (at left), the head of US China Partners, who will discuss manufacturing products, timing market entry, risks and more.

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Incubator Company at NJIT Develops Lifesaving MRI Coil for Small Animals http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-086.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-086.phpTue, 08 Mar 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Supertron, a start-up technology company housed in the small business incubators at NJIT, announced today that it has begun developing a cryogenic coil to improve Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners. Erzhen Gao, PhD, director of research and development for the company, will lead the effort. “Eventually, we hope to see our system upgrade existing MRI scanners because our coils can enhance installed MRIs, enabling them to produce cleaner, clearer and easier-to-read images at an affordable price,” he said.

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WebSphere User Group to Explore Testing Process Integration http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-082.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-082.phpFri, 04 Mar 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Jim Bernstein of Solstice Software will speak on the topic of "Testing Process Integration with Integra Enterprise" at the monthly meeting of the NJ-Metro WebSphere User Group (WUG) on March 16, 2005, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Campus Center Room 240. Sponsored by NJIT's e-business Laboratory, the group is the only university-based WUG and helps members to identify learning and training opportunities. The meeting is open to all and is free of charge. Details and online registration are available on the WebSphere User Group website. Contact: Stephanie Gagnon, School of Management, at gagnon@njit.edu.

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NJIT Technology Commercialization & Grant Development Workshops http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-141.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-141.phpMon, 20 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Students, faculty and businesspeople interested in learning about Small Business Innovative Research and Technology Transfer funding mechanisms are invited to attend one or both NJIT Technology Commercialization & Grant Development Workshops to be held on September 20, 2004. Attendees will receive practical guidance from grant development experts and a chance to network with prospective business, technology and entrepreneurial collaborators. Participants may sign up for Workshop #1 (8:30 am-12 noon; Engineering Sciences audience) and/or Workshop #2 (1:00-4:30 p.m.; Life Sciences audience). Admission is free. RSVP by September 13 to Daya Sooryadas (Sooryadas@ctp-nj.com).

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NJIT To Offer Free Workshops For Entrepreneurs and Small Business People http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-138.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-138.phpTue, 14 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Entrepreneurs and small business people interested in tapping into government and university resources to obtain lucrative grants won't want to miss two free workshops at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). The workshops, designed to help entrepreneurs in the life sciences and engineering sciences, will be offered Sept. 20, 2004.  The morning panel, from 8:30 a.m. - noon, will focus on telling engineers what they need to get ahead.  It will take place in Room 3730 of the Guttenberg Information Technologies Center (GITC) on the NJIT campus. The building is located at the intersection of Central Avenue and Lock Street.

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NJIT Technology Commercialization & Grant Development Workshops http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-134.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-134.phpThu, 09 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Students, faculty and businesspeople interested in learning about Small Business Innovative Research and Technology Transfer funding mechanisms are invited to attend one or both NJIT Technology Commercialization & Grant Development Workshops to be held on September 20, 2004. Attendees will receive practical guidance from grant development experts and a chance to network with prospective business, technology and entrepreneurial collaborators. Participants may sign up for Workshop #1 (8:30 am-12 noon; Engineering Sciences audience) and/or Workshop #2 (1:00-4:30 p.m.; Life Sciences audience). Admission is free. RSVP by September 13 to Daya Sooryadas (Sooryadas@ctp-nj.com). 

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New Jersey Institute of Technology Business Incubator Helps Start-Up Companies Move Out of the Lab and Into the Marketplace http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-124.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-124.phpWed, 25 Aug 2004 00:00:00 -0400 A device that can detect illnesses, a method that converts a photo into a three-dimensional image and a superconductor coil that enhances the resolution of MRI machines: these are just three technologies spawned in The Enterprise Development Center (EDC) at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).

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Meet Ridgewood Attorney Dolcey Chaplin: She Boosts Small Businesses in New Jersey http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-123.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-123.phpFri, 24 Oct 2003 00:00:00 -0400 Keeping small businesses alive in a down economy is tough.  But it's easier if you know New Jersey Institute of Technology's (NJIT) Dolcey Chaplin.  Since 1986, Chaplin, an attorney, who's a resident of Ridgewood, has directed a successful program at NJIT.

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Sheila Wellington, the Nation’s Leading Advocate for Women In Business, To Speak at New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-029.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-029.phpTue, 25 Mar 2003 00:00:00 -0500 Sheila Wellington, President of Catalyst, the premier non-profit research and advisory group working to advance women in business, will speak at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). The lecture is open to the public.

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