The practical guides tailor our research results to the expectations and needs of family entrepreneurs. With an average of 30 pages in a handy format, this series is dedicated to relevant subjects and prepares them for practical use.
Studies document our research results on current subjects from research into family businesses and business families. The results of surveys of this target group are analysed in a detailed yet practice-oriented manner. The WIFU studies provide an up-to-date picture of the status quo of the German speaking community.
Dissertations at the WIFU contain valuable findings from extensive research. These insights should also find their way into business practice: This is where you will find dissertations revised for practical use, which offer added value for readers from our target groups.
Alongside the WIFU publication series, subjects from family business research are also of great interest to other renowned publishers. WIFU researchers have published numerous books on subjects which cover the entire range of the research spectrum.
Lectures at the most diverse of events encapsulate our expertise. Be it internal events, discussion groups at meetings and conferences or in workshops – our expert knowledge attracts great interest. The presentation slides from selected lectures are available to you. You are welcome to use these, provided that you acknowledge the source.
In addition to the written form, moving images are a further component for conveying content from the WIFU regardless of time and location. Follow-up reports on events, presentations of research projects or publications, image films and recordings of lectures complete the range of our theory and practice transfer.
The WIFU researchers are respected authors for prestigious journals, such as the “FuS – Zeitschrift für Familienunternehmen und Strategie” (Magazine for family businesses and strategy), and have written numerous articles on central and current subjects from research on family businesses.