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Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

The study Intrafamily Conflicts in Family Businesses: A Systematic Review of the Literature and Agenda for Future Research aimed to assess the current state of research on intrafamily conflicts in family firms, systematize the findings, and outline avenues for future research. Based on an analysis of 88 studies, the authos develop an input–process–output framework to […]

Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

Students reviews from the course “Strategy and Succession in Family Businesses”

Here is a sample of comments from students who participate in the course 3SG835: Strategy and Succession in Family Businesses taught in English by Ing. Martin Jurek, Ph.D.  „When I chose to include Family Business in my timetable for this term, I was motivated by curiosity, yes, but also convenience. If I knew then what I know […]

Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

Family Business Governance Conference

“Family Business Governance Conference” took place on June 6, 2019. This event was organised by the Department of Strategy of the  University of  Ecoomics, Prague and the Center for Family Businesses. The conference aimed to achieve to establish a platform for mutual collaboration, exchange and dissemination of ideas among members of family firms, researchers and […]

Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

Department of Strategy is looking for Research Fellow in Family Business.

The Research Fellow in Family Business is expected to be fully involved in most research projects of the Centre for Family Business and help develop a novel and relevant research agenda for the following years, including study design, creation of research methodologies, survey development, processing and analysis of data as well as the writing and ensuring […]

Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

Jiří Hnilica a Aleš Kubíček have successfully finished the FFI GEN Certificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA) organized by the Family Firm Instittute

Jiří Hnilica and Aleš Kubíček have successfully finishedthe FFI GEN Certificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA) organized by the Family Firm Institute. This certificate is presented to individuals who have achieved comprehensive professional knowledge and gained significant expertise that can be used as value to family business owners and family wealth clients.   Family Firm Institute (FFI) is designed to increase […]

Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

Case study prepared by Lenka Machková and Jiří Hnilica nominated among three best teaching cases at the IFERA 2018 conference

The case study entitled “Succession in the Czech family business – the case of LIKO-S company” was nominated among three best cases within the “Then Clarenwater Foundation” best teaching case award. IFERA (International Family Enterprise Research Academy) belongs to the most prestigious worldwide conferences in the field of family business. The case study was prepared by […]

Family Business Review published a study of A. Kubíček a O. Machek

New minor specialization “Family Business”

The Department of Strategy and Center for Family Businesses are opening a new minor specialization entitled Family Business. The minor is focused on specifics of family firms, which represent the predominant form of entrepreneurship worldwide. The minor specialization will bring together academics, family business owners and students to answer, for instance, the following questions: Which […]

Review of Managerial Science published “Gender-related factors in family business succession: a systematic literature review” presented by A. Kubíček and O. Machek

Succession is one of the most discussed topics in family business research. However, despite the changing professional and family roles of women and the growing number of female CEOs worldwide, published works in the body of literature have relatively little to say on the role of gender in succession. The article reviews the recent development […]

Two-day workshop for family business owners: Transferring family business to new generation

http://im.vse.cz/family-business/activities/executive-education/

“How to successfully transfer family business to second generation” – international conference

http://im.vse.cz/family-business/activities/conference/