Practical Guide Family Strategy Development in Business Families

The WIFU has published a new practical guide on "Family Strategy Development in Business Families - Content and Forms of Family Governance and Family Management Systems". The authors Prof. Dr....

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Practical guide “Family Business and Taxation”

The second part of our practical guide "Family Business and Taxation" by Prof. Rainer Kirchdörfer, Bertram Layer, Sebastian Matenaer and Andrea Seemann has been published. It draws a country comparison,...

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WIFU meets Anthropology

In order to further develop the anthropological perspective on family businesses and business families, the WIFU organises the symposium "WIFU meets Anthropology" on November 14, 2019 at the Witten/Herdecke University....

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We celebrate 10 years WIFU Foundation

The work of the Witten Institute for Family Business (WIFU) has been supported by the WIFU Foundation for the last 10 years. Founded in 2009, the WIFU was given a...

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WIFU Research Camp

The new “WIFU Research Camp” on family businesses and business families is designed for doctoral candidates and postdoctoral students striving for an academic career in the field of family businesses....

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Moot Court

Moot Court for business administration students – In the rooms of the “Landgericht Bochum” (Regional Court of Bochum) business administration students of the Witten/Herdecke University experienced everything that belongs to...

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Case study J.D. Neuhaus

On 15 June 2019, Dr. Anne K. Heider and Wilfried Neuhaus-Galladé (J.D.NEUHAUS GmbH & Co. KG) presented the case study "J.D. Neuhaus: Hoists and Cranes Engineered for Extreme over Seven...

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