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Here in the graduate section of MCEI you can find all information about graduate classes, the Research Seminar (MAN 770), the Master's Colloquium, and the Master's Thesis organized by the chair of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and Entrepreneurship.

Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, and Digitalization in Family Firms   Course Outline This research seminar covers current research at the intersection of strategic management research, entrepreneurship, and family firms. A particular focus is put on research on digitalization and the role of CEOs. Students will discuss and reflect upon questions such as “Are family CEOs superior performers?”, “What does it mean…
Course Outline Successful entrepreneurs pursue new business opportunities often in a pioneering way and contribute to innovation, growth, as well as employment generation. But how exactly do they manage the entry into a market and the grow their ventures? What strategies can they implement to achieve sustainable competitive advantage? What are the overall challenges they face? These are examples of…
Please note: This term, this course is neither coordinated nor instructed by the MCEI Team but by affiliated lecturers at the Institute for SME Research (see instructors section below). Please contact the instructors or the secretariat's office in case of further questions on content, admission or course outline.   Description: The course focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for…
The next generation of founders has been born! On the first of December, the student startups from our course MAN 631: Creativity and Entrepreneurship in Practice presented their business ideas at a public event. Their exciting pitches were evaluated by a great jury of local experts, which included: Alexander Ernst (Business Angel/ Mannheim Business Angel Network) Christian Erb (BORN2GROW) Jan…
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  • University of Mannheim
  • Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
  • Gründerverbund
  • ESF
  • Europäische Union
  • Baden-Württemberg - Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft
  • Absolventum