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Ivey Publishing Published a Case Study by L. Tyll and M. Srivastava

 The case study entitled  Mejzlik Modellbau: Seeking Directions to Fly High (written by  Ladislav Tyll and Mohit Srivastava) was currently published by Ivey Publishing. The main aim of the study is to describe various growth challenges faced by small- and medium-sized firms, understand know how to analyze different approaches in order to explore the potential market and how to […]

Ivey Publishing Published a Case Study by L. Tyll and M. Srivastava

Luboš Smrčka Became Professor of Business Administration and Management

On December 5, 2018 Luboš Smrčka, the member of Department of Strategy,  became professor of business administration and management. Luboš Smrčka acquired several professional specializations: tax advisor, broker, certified balance accountant, forensic expert in economy, RM-S and stock exchange and business valuation, accounting and tax expert. In the last 5 years, he has worked in the […]

Ivey Publishing Published a Case Study by L. Tyll and M. Srivastava

Jiří Hnilica a Aleš Kubíček have successfully finished the FFI GEN Certificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA) organized by the Family Firm Instittute

Jiří Hnilica and Aleš Kubíček have successfully finished  the FFI GEN Certificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA) organized by the Family Firm Institute. This certificate is presented to individuals who have achieved comprehensive professional knowledge and gained significant expertise that can be used as value to family business owners and family wealth clients.   Family Firm Institute (FFI) is designed to increase […]

Ivey Publishing Published a Case Study by L. Tyll and M. Srivastava

Ivey Publishing published a case study by L. Tyll and M. Srivastava entitled „Debito Technologies: Taking a debt management app abroad“

Ivey Publishing published a case study: „Debito Technologies: Taking a debt management app abroad“prepared by our colleagues Ladislav Tyll and Mohit Srivastava. The case study is focused on international expansion of a well-established Czech firm Epohledávky (Debito), which is focused on managing the process of recovery of receivables using Industry 4.0 technologies. This case study […]

New minor specialization “Family Business”

The Department of Strategy and Center for Family Businesses are opening a new minor specialization entitled Family Business. The minor is focused on specifics of family firms, which represent the predominant form of entrepreneurship worldwide. The minor specialization will bring together academics, family business owners and students to answer, for instance, the following questions: Which […]

Routledge published “Gender and Family Entrepreneurship” with a chapter by Aleš Kubíček and Ondřej Machek

Information about the book This book focuses on gender and family entrepreneurship, as they are interrelated concepts particularly important in today’s global society. The book highlights the significance of the role of gender in the development and growth of family businesses. It helps readers understand the role of family dynamics in business, particularly in terms […]

Jiří Hnilica Became Professor of Business Administration and Management

On June 23, 2017, Jiří Hnilica, who is the head of Department of Strategy and vice-rector for international relations and information systems, received the letter of appointment and became professor of business administration and management. During the ceremony, he also gave a speech in the name of all appointed professors.  

New Monograph: Family Firms

Machek, Ondřej: Rodinné firmy [Family firms] 1st edition. Prague: C. H. Beck, 2017, 160 pages. ISBN 978-80-7400-638-8. Despite the importance of family firms for the Czech economy, family business is still a neglected area of research in the Czech Republic and there is no scholarly book devoted to this field. The goal of this book […]

Mintzberg, Management, and Prague: A Report on Henry Mintzberg’s Speech at VŠE Published in Central European Business Review

On November 10, 2016, Professor Henry Mintzberg OC OQ FRSC was awarded the degree of Doctor Honoris Oeconomiae. Bestowed by the Rector of the University of Economics, Prague, Madame Professor Ing. Hana Machková, CSc., for his extraordinary contribution to management science. Professor Mintzberg was called upon to deliver an address to the various dignitaries and […]