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We would be pleased to carry out research and development for you, and also advise and support you with your questions.

Our main objective in our research is a sustainable improvement in outcomes for our clients and the transfer of knowledge to our teaching and consulting. We develop scientifically-based, innovative solutions to current challenges in collaboration with private and public organisations. Our competence centres draw on the interdisciplinary knowledge and expertise of our extensive network of international partners in practice and academia. The insights gained from our latest research continually flow into our teaching practice in undergraduate and continuing education.   
Depending on the issues raised and the available budget, you can choose between different forms of research cooperation, from student projects and commissioned research to government-sponsored research projects along with other practice partners.

Core competencies

Digital Economy and Transformation & Social Business

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Empirical business and social resarch

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Financial Management

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Marketing and Communication

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Nonprofit- and Public Management

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Human Resource Management

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Business Development

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Typical research activity

  • Study for company / organisation ("contract research")
  • Research project supported by the Federal Government or other funding organisation (CTI / SNF, Gebert Rüf, etc.)
  • International research project supported by the EU

Typical service activity

  • Secondary analyses of all types (including data analyses)
  • Steering of strategy, organisational or cultural development
  • In-house development
  • Key note and workshop
  • Coaching and monitoring of processes
  • Expertise and audit

Student projects

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News of the FHNW School of Business

Apr 04, 2018

Salsa, Cervelats, and Sustainable Entrepreneurship

How one student’s exchange experience has come to inform a Summer School that spans over two continents.

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Mar 13, 2018

Break in Perspectives #4: Commitment

Break in Perspectives arose from an exchange and a dialogue between a student and a lecturer about an educational subject. This blog intends to present a ...

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Mar 08, 2018

Summer School in Medellín and Basel: A Deep Dive Into Entrepreneurship

Break in Perspectives arose from an exchange and a dialogue between a student and a lecturer about an educational subject. This blog intends to present a ...

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Events of the FHNW School of Business

Apr 18, 2018, Brugg-Windisch

CampusGlobal Brugg

Die Schicksalsgemeinschaft Afrika -  Europa

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May 23, 2018, Brugg-Windisch

CampusGlobal Brugg

Carla del Ponte: Syrien - sieben Jahre Kriegsverbrechen

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Contact research

Prof.
Prof. Dr. Guy Ochsenbein Head of Institutes FHNW School of Business Telephone : +41 62 957 23 73 E-Mail : guy.ochsenbein@fhnw.ch

Contact for services

Prof.
Prof. Thomas Helbling Lecturer, Institute for Competitiveness and Communication Telephone : +41 62 957 22 95 E-Mail : thomas.helbling@fhnw.ch

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