The Practices of Business: Learning from Leaders (WiSe 2022/23)

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Monday 18:00- 20:00 weekly 10.10.2022- 30.01.2023 Schlossplatz 46, H 1


The first lecture of this course is scheduled to take place on Monday, 28.11.2022 at 18.15 (18.00 c.t.) in H1 (we will inform about current changes here and via Learnweb).

Contact person: David Jütte

This event will take place in the second term of the winter semester. It consists of a series of guest lectures by selected industry partners from the various action areas of Business Administration (Monday 18.15 - 19.45, H1).

"The Practices of Business: Learning from Leaders" is part of the module " Willkommen zur Betriebswirtschaftslehre! Grundlegende Theorien & ihre praktische Anwendung ", which also includes the lecture "The Theories of Business: The Pillars of Business Administration" and the exercises "You're the CEO NOW: How to Manage Your First Company" and "Applied Empirical Research". The following examination credits and credit points refer to the entire module and are not an individual performance of a single course.

Module Examination Credits: Written exam (75%) + written paper (25%).

Please register at the examination office for the regular examination period.

Credit points of the module: 12 ECTS (BWL PO 2022)

Please register for the course in Learnweb to get more information about the course schedule. During the course, communication and provision of course materials will take place via the associated course page in Learnweb. Announcements, lecture slides, and all other materials will be posted there.

The password for all materials will be announced in the first lecture.


In the course "The Practices of Business: Learning from Leaders" the practical design of the business action areas marketing, management (human resources & organization), financing and controlling as well as other action areas of business management in digital times will be presented. Managers from companies that are leaders in the various action areas will present their respective management concepts and discuss them with you.

Please note: Attendance at this event and the lectures it contains builds on the content of the event "The Theories of Business: The Pillars of Business Administration".


  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thorsten Hennig-Thurau (responsible)