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Final Case Presentations

Our final couple of days in Germany (Wednesday, May 11 and Friday, May 13) were focused on studies and our group presentations that we have all been working very hard on. The Technische Universität München (TUM) university in Munich welcomed … Continue reading

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Love, Trust and Money – Emotional Values and Costs in Family Business

The last few days have been very busy for all of us. We spent 2 days (Thursday, May 5th and Friday, May 6th) attending lectures at WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management.  The topics relating to family business gave us … Continue reading

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The Merck Way

When you are reading this blog (provided you are using a flat screen), you are reading this through Merck’s liquid crystal technology.  If you are eating a gold shimmering ice-cream treat (called a Magnum Gold)  you are also experiencing The … Continue reading

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Au Revoir Strasbourg, Guten Tag Koblenz

Today, we toured the European Parliament.  We were in awe of the elaborate building and impressed by the various structures within. We learned that the design of the building is very deliberate in its incorporation of symbolisms throughout. For example, … Continue reading

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Students: 18, Travel time: 12, Time Zones: 8, Landing Safely in Germany: Priceless

The 2011 Europe Study Tour officially kicked off on Friday April 29, 2011. This year’s group is made up of a total of 18 BComm and MBA students and two professors,  Dr. Peter Jaskiewicz and Dr. Andrew Luchak, from the … Continue reading

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