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WHU Knowledge

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WHU Knowledge is the school’s online expertise platform
Search for specific topics in one of our nine fields of interest or simply browse through our latest articles, podcasts, and videos. You never know what you might find!
WHU Knowledge is the school’s online expertise platform
Search for specific topics in one of our nine fields of interest or simply browse through our latest articles, podcasts, and videos. You never know what you might find!

About WHU Knowledge

WHU Knowledge is the online expertise platform of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, one of Germany’s leading business schools. It provides hands-on insights for business executives, journalists, politicians, associations, and fellow researchers on a variety of economic and managerial subjects. WHU Knowledge combines the expertise of the school’s many chairs and promotes a lively exchange of ideas.

Search for specific topics in one of our nine fields of interest or simply browse through our latest articles. You never know what you might find! All of our articles have a solid research foundation and have been selected for their practical relevance. They are quick to the point and easy to read—and all are based on the expertise of one of Europe’s most renowned faculties in the field of economics or that of our prominent guest collaborators. Get inspired!

We are happy to inform you of our latest articles via our newsletter. If you wish to submit an article for publication, please contact us at presse(at)whu.edu.

Professor Dries Faems - How WHU Advances Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

How WHU Advances Entrepreneurship

Professor Dries Faems speaks with AlpMomentum about the entrepreneurial spirit that prevails at WHU

 
“In many companies, we see a distinct scapegoating culture”
Management & Controlling

“In many companies, we see a distinct scapegoating culture”

Professor Miriam Müthel speaking with the Rethink Work podcast about how to react when mistakes happen

 
Do leadership development programs deliver what they promise? Well, it depends …
WHU Knowledge

Do leadership development programs deliver what they promise? Well, it depends …

Demand for leadership development programs is high—but companies may have their own goals when pursuing them

 
The State of Venture Funding in Germany
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

The State of Venture Funding in Germany

Maximilian Eckel on what it takes to thrive in Germany’s competitive start-up scene

 
Everything Under Control?
WHU Knowledge

Everything Under Control?

Why relinquishing control is harder than taking it

 
How Europe’s CEOs Have to Change
WHU Knowledge

How Europe’s CEOs Have to Change

They’re expected to lead in times of disruption and stay the course through tricky geopolitical situations. Now, new data reveals where CEOs are…

 
Ai’s Influence on Start-Ups and Venture Capital
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Ai’s Influence on Start-Ups and Venture Capital

Deep tech investor Frank Thelen on what AI is and is not capable of (yet)

 
AI as a Leader? A Conversation We Need to Have!
WHU Knowledge

AI as a Leader? A Conversation We Need to Have!

AI will not spare management positions. Better be prepared!

 
“We need to enable the biggest innovators”
Entrepreneurship & Innovation

“We need to enable the biggest innovators”

Dr. Joachim Peerlings, Chair Managing Director of Keysight Technologies Germany, on how the company stays agile and makes use of AI

 
A Look at the Cost Explosion in the Healthcare System
WHU Knowledge

A Look at the Cost Explosion in the Healthcare System

Why pharmaceutical expenditures in Germany will drastically increase over time

 
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