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Courageous Investigative Journalism in Times of Crisis – Follow-up Report on Dataharvest Conference 2022

June 28, 2022

In times of crisis, investigative journalism and data journalism are challenged like no other disciplines to expose social and political injustices. At "Dataharvest", the European conference for investigative journalism, which took place in May 2022 in Mechelen (Belgium), Academic Expert & Lecturer Regula Blocher was able to learn about current developments and challenges in her field. […]Read more on Courageous Investigative Journalism in Times of Crisis – Follow-up Report on Dataharvest Conference 2022

Review of the 10th Austrian University of Applied Sciences Language Instructors’ Conference

June 27, 2022

Research meets practice - in person! The 10th Austrian University of Applied Sciences Language Instructors’ Conference was a truly memorable and rewarding experience for all who attended. […]Read more on Review of the 10th Austrian University of Applied Sciences Language Instructors’ Conference

Digital Humanism: Technology between Surveillance and Human-Centricity

June 24, 2022

What could a Digital Humanism look like and what prerequisites does it need? Gerfried Stocker, Artistic Director of Ars Electronica, explored this question in his keynote at FHWien der WKW on June 15, 2022. […]Read more on Digital Humanism: Technology between Surveillance and Human-Centricity

Employee Retention in Times of Job Hopping

June 23, 2022

Finding and retaining qualified employees is a complex undertaking for companies – also for the shift-work-oriented company BURG DESIGN, which was looking for student ideas for production employees. […]Read more on Employee Retention in Times of Job Hopping

AMA Global Marketing Conference 2022: “right numbers” in sustainability communication and sales study on emotions

June 22, 2022

The senior researcher team Ilona Pezenka and David Bourdin from the Department of Communication at FHWien der WKW presented their research on empathy and emotions in sales conversations and on framing effects in sustainability communication at the AMA conference in Chania (Crete). […]Read more on AMA Global Marketing Conference 2022: “right numbers” in sustainability communication and sales study on emotions

FHWien students presented risk management concepts at Raiffeisen

June 21, 2022

On May 17, 2022 the long prepared presentation of the group work from our students of the Bachelor’s program in Finance, Accounting and Taxation of FHWien der WKW took place in the large event hall of Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederösterreich-Wien AG. The Financial Management Study Programs of our university of applied sciences was represented by Dr. Thomas […]Read more on FHWien students presented risk management concepts at Raiffeisen

Faked surveys and the Austrian corruption scandal – Study result on the credibility of survey studies presented

June 21, 2022

Gisela Reiter presented findings on the impact of the corruption scandal and the advertising affair in Austria at the international Protagoras Symposium 2022 in Brussels. […]Read more on Faked surveys and the Austrian corruption scandal – Study result on the credibility of survey studies presented

Reaching the communities in the business field project with VGN Medien Holding

June 21, 2022

Leaving the topics and reaching for the communities was the assignment of VGN Medien Holding to the students of the Master's program in Communication Management. The goal was to reposition the company in the highly competitive media market. […]Read more on Reaching the communities in the business field project with VGN Medien Holding

Applications from the perspective of Generation Z – practical project on “Next Generation Recruiting” successfully completed

June 18, 2022

What do Generation Z people notice positively and negatively in the application process? Which social media platforms do they use to search for information? What information in job advertisements is particularly important to them? As part of this year's HR practical project, students presented the most important research results to project initiator Sebastian Prax and other representatives of hokify, the… […]Read more on Applications from the perspective of Generation Z – practical project on “Next Generation Recruiting” successfully completed

Change in the corporate socio-political positioning – Interview with Markus Scholz.

June 15, 2022

Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz spoke with the German Donors' Association about the political responsibility of companies and categorizes this new phenomenon based on current examples. […]Read more on Change in the corporate socio-political positioning – Interview with Markus Scholz.