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Risk-free sales forecasts

For a long time, Koblenz-based bicycle manufacturer Canyon found it a challenge to draw up reliable forecasts for bicycle sales. In the highly competitive bicycle market, this difficulty translates...

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Strategy for Digitalization Is Lagging

The third Future of Controlling study from the WHU Controller Panel shows that digitalization is now at the top of the agenda in many companies. In terms of expected importance in 2022,...

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The Effects of Climate Change on Asia

The United States recently officially dropped out of the Paris Agreement. Donald Trump has expressed doubt about climate change on numerous occasions, and the move clearly sets himself apart from his...

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Frankfurt Profits from Brexit

Brexit is already having noticeable effects on the financial hub of London. But what effect does Great Britain’s exit from the EU have on Frankfurt? In the future, many banks will have to say goodbye...

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Do Family People Make a Better Workforce?

Do workers with families perform less because they have to look after children or family members in need of care? Not at all, according to a study by researchers at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of...

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Bayern Munich’s Strategy for China

The world has understood: China wants to become a global power in soccer. The declared goal of the Chinese government is to hold a World Cup within the next 15 years and to win the world title by...

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Tuesday, 01. August 2017

The Long Road to Digitalization

Everyone is talking about digitalization. There are great opportunities and comparatively high risks. Many companies worry they may lose their hard-won competitive edge. They face high uncertainty...

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