Family business


Focus

Research indicates that family businesses are of major importance for the Antwerp economy. Antwerp Management School’s basic pillars – self-awareness, a global citizen’s perspective and societal consciousness – are tangible in the rights and obligations of the family and their business on the one hand and the focus on the entrepreneur’s personality and individual talents on the other. We are happy to share this expertise through courses, events, research and blog posts.

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Knowledge Community

Vision of the Knowledge Community

The Knowledge Community Family Business creates solutions and offers small and medium-sized (family) businesses support through lectures and publications. It also offers training and ensures the creation of new knowledge through high-quality output-oriented academic research.

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Programs

There are different types of programs with a variety of themes in the topic Family Business. All are presented by hands-on experts with solid academic backgrounds. We particularly focus on the transfer of family businesses and continuity across generations.

Programs

Innovative Organizational Culture in SME’s

Innovation is a true buzzword nowadays. But what is the best way to deal with innovation in your SME? Find it out!

Start date: 20161018
Duration: Short 1-15 days
Language: nl

Family Succession for Family Business

Ensure the continuity of your business and follow the four specialized sessions ‘family succession for family businesses’

Start date: maart 2017
Duration: Short 1-15 days
Language: nl

Blog

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CLeP: an opportunity to develop medical leadership

December 19, 2016 by Judith Buysse

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Leadership lab: “Values are a blurry mess.”

December 19, 2016 by Judith Buysse

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8 books for beneath the Christmas tree

December 13, 2016 by Judith Buysse

In this blog post our thought leaders’ favorite books are featured. They all have written about a…

12 Successful AMS start-ups

December 12, 2016 by Judith Buysse

The Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship has already brought forth many great enterprises. From…

Research

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