Business and Management

NEW Certificate in Cybersecurity-Threat Detection

Protect your interests. Secure your future. The demand for cybersecurity experts has increased by 80 percent during the last six years. Companies and public sector organizations will need 6 million security professionals by 2019 but only 4.5m will have the necessary qualifications. To meet this challenge managers will be expected to ensure that sensitive company data is protected from cyber-threat.

How Technological Change will Influence the Future of Policy Making

In a recent paper for the peer-reviewed Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce Webster Vienna Business and Management faculty member Ralph Schoellhammer and two colleagues from the Centre for E-Governance at the Danube University Krems take a look at how Big Data could potentially influence policy decision making on the state level.

Dr. Nada Mumdziev receives Webster University Faculty Grant

Dr. Nada Mumdziev, Assistant Professor at the Business and Management Department, has been awarded a Faculty Research Grant for the Academic Year 2016-2017. This award is a recognition of Dr. Mumdziev’s scholarly work at Webster University and will fund assistance for her research.

Eskerod as Lead Guest Editor & Author for international Project Management Journal

Project Stakeholder Management, a special issue of the international Project Management Journal, was published with Prof. Dr. Pernille Eskerod, Webster Vienna - Department of Business and Management, Associate Prof. Dr. Martina Huemann, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, and Prof. Dr. Grant Savage, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA, as guest editors.

Crowdfunding - Panel Discussions with Industry Insiders

On November 30th 2015, Webster Vienna invited industry insiders to discuss one of the most promising means of financing new businesses, innovative ideas and projects in their seed and early phase - Crowdfunding.

Erste Bank StartUp Campus at Webster Vienna

On November 17th, the Erste Bank StartUp Campus in cooperation with Webster Vienna Private University and was hosted in the Atrium of Palais Wenkheim. The successful event served as a unique platform for startups, entrepreneurs and students to have their crucial questions on how to set up and run a successful business answered by industry leading experts and service providers.

Boosting the Economic Growth in Africa by Young Entrepreneurs

How can young people in business be a means to boost the economic growth in Africa? This important question was addressed at a recent panel discussion at UN, arranged by African Diaspora Youth Forum in Europe in Austria and UNIDO. On the initiative of the Webster bachelor student Audrey Kodjo of MNGT 4900 Managerial Policies and Strategies and the course instructor Dr. Pernille Eskerod, Department of Business and Management, 15 Webster students participated.

Receive a scholarship for the upcoming CFA® June 2016 exam!

The Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) credential has become the most recognized and respected professional investment qualification worldwide. Our Master of Science in Finance program has been acknowledged as incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge.

Male Suicide on Rise as Result of Austerity

According to new research from Webster Vienna Private University and University of Portsmouth, more males are committing suicide in the Eurozone's poorest countries as a result of austerity.

Dr. Ali on “Assessing the Enabling Environment for the Private Sector in Arab Gulf States”

Dr. Mehdi Ali, Adjunct Professor of Economics at the Business and Management Department, has published an article on “Assessing the Enabling Environment for the Private Sector in Arab Gulf States”. These states consist of 6 countries (United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, and Kuwait), members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).


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