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Of Unicorns and Zebras

December 2, 2021

On December 1, graduates, students and staff of FHWien der WKW gathered in the ZOOM meeting room for the last Alumni Talk of the year. Our guest was Timon B. Schaffer, Head of “StartingUp – Das Gründermagazin”, a subsidiary platform of the brutkasten media group. The graduate of the International MBA in Management & Communication […]Read more on Of Unicorns and Zebras

Alumni Award of the FHWien der WKW was presented in two categories for the first time

November 29, 2021

FHWien der WKW stands for continuous career development and innovation: this is demonstrated by the winners of the Alumni Award, which the university of applied sciences specializing in management and communication presented for the 14th time this year. For the first time, the award was presented in two categories. Award for professionals and executives The […]Read more on Alumni Award of the FHWien der WKW was presented in two categories for the first time

You weren’t born to just pay bills and die

October 21, 2021

On October 20, the participants of the Alumni Talk went on a journey to their personal purpose together with speaker Heidi Hauer. Heidi Hauer graduated from the FHWien der WKW in Marketing & Sales. Her career path has taken her across various industries and countries, always remaining true to her heart’s passion, communication. Did you […]Read more on You weren’t born to just pay bills and die

CSI Miami in Austria’s companies

September 30, 2021

Wirecard, Commerzialbank, Hygiene Austria – we are all familiar with these companies, at least since they have grabbed the headlines through financial scandals. But what actually happens behind the scenes while we learn about these cases through the media? Patrick Göschl graduated from FHWien der WKW with an MA in Executive Management and took the […]Read more on CSI Miami in Austria’s companies

“We are always happy to lose customers.”

May 27, 2021

Insights into the labor market of the future with the deputy manager of AMS Lower Austria. On May 26, we said “Welcome to Alumni Talk!” for the last time this semester. Around 40 students, alumni and staff at FHWien der WKW came together to learn more about the labor market of the future from Michaela […]Read more on “We are always happy to lose customers.”

Route-to-Market: The last mile to the customer

May 19, 2021

On May 18 2021, around 45 interested students and alumni gathered with experts from Coca-Cola HBC Austria in the Zoom meeting room. In the introduction, Martin Rabitsch, Talent Acquisition & Identification Manager, showed the diversity of the Coca-Cola company and informed the participants about the various opportunities to start a career with the company. Afterwards, […]Read more on Route-to-Market: The last mile to the customer

Bitcoin – Made for the crisis age of money

April 29, 2021

The interest in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin is unabated. This was also evident at the Alumni Talk on April 28. Around 65 participants listened intently to Nikolaus Jilch’s talk on “The future of money – on the trail of Bitcoin”. The alumnus of the Journalism & Media Management study program gave an insight into the history […]Read more on Bitcoin – Made for the crisis age of money

The right jacket for everyone – what we can learn about leadership from the Red Cross

April 1, 2021

At the Alumni Talk on March 31, Alumnus Patrick Batka spoke about a socially very relevant topic: the work of the Red Cross, especially the leadership of volunteers. Around 30 participants learned exciting things about the structure and working methods of the non profit organization (NPO). Batka also reported on his personal experiences as an […]Read more on The right jacket for everyone – what we can learn about leadership from the Red Cross

The power of networking – Review of the Alumni Talk with Alexandra Huber

February 25, 2021

Around 140 participants gathered in the ZOOM meeting room on February 24, to learn more about “Rock your LinkedIn Profile!” from graduate Alexandra Huber. Right at the beginning of the talk, the alumna of the Communication Management study program gave the audience some valuable tips for career design and job search based on her personal […]Read more on The power of networking – Review of the Alumni Talk with Alexandra Huber

Why you shouldn’t use your favorite car brand as a password

January 28, 2021

On  January 27, almost 60 guests gathered in the Zoom meeting room to learn more about passwords and cyber security from hacker, entrepreneur and tech blogger Martin Haunschmid. The talk was startling – right at the beginning, the speaker showed the ways hackers use to get at companies’ data. Too small to be interesting for […]Read more on Why you shouldn’t use your favorite car brand as a password