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Intercultural Exchange Despite Lockdown

January 19, 2021

This past semester our part-time students of the Bachelor’s Program in Human Resources Management were able to participate in an online intercultural exchange with students from Waukesha County Technical College in Wisconsin, USA. They met online at least 3 times over a couple of months to have conversations about student life in Austria vs. Wisconsin, […]

Insurance companies as attractive employers – finale of the practical project with Helvetia

December 22, 2020

In order to address new target groups as an attractive employer in the insurance sector, diversity is becoming increasingly important. Instagram is gaining in importance in the area of social media. These were the key insights from the practical project in the Master's program in Organizational & Human Resources Development. […]

The Global Case Study Challenge – a virtual highlight

December 17, 2020

A very special virtual experience was offered to our Master's students this semester in the Global Case Study Challenge. […]

Compensation & Benefits in practice: trends and developments

November 19, 2020

Exciting guest lecture on the topic of Compensation & Benefits in the course of our Master’s Program in Organizational and Human Resources Development. Expert MMag. Michael Walzek discussed current trends and developments with our students. […]

“Students for Students” – coaching starts again at FHWien der WKW!

October 23, 2020

Students for students coaching was initiated by Master students with a specialization in coaching and supports Bachelor’s and Master’s students in the Human Resources & Organization study programs. […]

“Don’t be afraid of the personnel department” – trust is key

October 8, 2020

Julia Bach-Kofranek gave us lots of insights into the everyday work in human resources management in the course of a guest lecture for the Human Resources Management Fundamentals course. […]

Insurance as an attractive employer

September 23, 2020

In a practical project with Helvetia, Master’s students examine the key features of an attractive employer brand. The kick-off took place live and on site in mid-September. […]

New impulses for tomorrow’s Human Resources Management

July 7, 2020

What will applications be like in the future? And which marketing tools can strengthen an employer brand on the World Wide Web? These and other questions were addressed to students of the Bachelor's degree program in Human Resources Management. […]

Organization Laboratory goes Minecraft

June 8, 2020

An experience report on virtual teaching at FHWien der WKW Forced by the Covid-19 restrictions, we adapted an organizational laboratory for a virtual environment. How can organizational dynamics on different levels (structure, culture, processes, relationships) be experienced and explored online? An interview by Christina Schweiger (CS) with Barbara Kump (BK) and Joachim Schwendenwein (JS), external […]

Crowning conclusion of the HR Management course with excellent guest lectures

May 19, 2020

As every year, a series of guest lectures with selected experts from the field took place in the elective subject HR Management. This time in virtual form. The participation and also the exchange were great, our students were enthusiastic! […]