COMPANIES Rather adidas than primark: The “Working in Fashion” 2018 Report

The result of the “Working in Fashion 2018” study by the textile industry found that adidas is the most popular employer in the fashion industry in Germany. More than 3,600 employees and junior staff…

May 31, 2018

Careers Job advertisement tips to find skilled employees

Whether online or print: job advertisements are still the means of choice when looking for new employees. The online portal meinestadt.de and the traditional company Steiff reveal details to Luna Jour…

May 29, 2018

COMPANIES Family-friendly policies: an important profits driver

Flexible working hours, company nurseries, and teleworking are paying off for employers. Family-friendly policies bring up to a 40% return on investment for companies.

December 5, 2017

COMPANIES How to produce a successful corporate succession plan

Many entrepreneurs find it difficult to plan for their successors and to think about how to manage the handover. Here, you will find suggestions & guidance on how to tackle the topic and what to consi…

November 14, 2017

COMPANIES New addition to Dorel Germany: Sandra Falk is the new Marketing Manager for DACH

At the beginning of September, Dorel Germany gained a significant personality in the form of Sandra Falk. With her know-how in brand strategy and activation, she will be instrumental in the future dev…

November 14, 2017

Trade The highlights of the German Retail Congress

The annual congress for the German retail sector and its partners is almost upon us. On 15 and 16 November 2017, trade visitors will be welcomed to the Maritim Hotel in Berlin for an exclusive congres…

November 14, 2017

COMPANIES Final deadline for the 12th Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service

THE FINAL CALL for all companies and organisations to submit their application: 15 November 2017 is the final registration deadline for the prestigious business award for sales and customer service. T…

November 9, 2017

COMPANIES Tips for successful sales talks

Ten tips for successful cold calling – here’s how to start a conversation on the phone. Sales trainer Tim Taxis reveals which questions the seller should answer proactively and as quickly as possible….

November 9, 2017

COMPANIES Cost-cutting programs are rarely successful in the long term

Optimising costs is a recurrent theme in almost every area of ​​business. Cost-cutting programs are so complex and often so nerve-wracking for all those affected that, in many cases, they have no sust…

November 7, 2017

COMPANIES Galeria Kaufhof and parent company HBC both without CEOs

Dr. Wolfgang Link, who has been CEO since last spring, is moving to the Supervisory Board. Link was surprisingly appointed to the Supervisory Board of Galeria Kaufhof and was also elected as the Chair…

October 26, 2017

COMPANIES The constant growth of the Joie GmbH

Since its foundation in summer 2013, the Joie GmbH has enjoyed rapid growth. In recent months, the German sales company has further increased the amount of its staff. This includes employees in the fo…

October 26, 2017

Careers Germany gets its first digital economy apprenticeship

From August 2018, as part of the dynamic “digitalisation of the economy”, the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce will offer a tailor-made dual apprenticeship in e-commerce. The goal is to attract…

October 24, 2017

COMPANIES GEOX: A solo path to success with shoes that breathe

Mario Moretti Polegato, president and founder of GEOX, has the entrepreneur gene – the ability to turn an idea into a business success. His 1995 vision of a breathable shoe is today regarded as a revo…

October 19, 2017

COMPANIES Sanetta strengthens its sales management both nationally and internationally

Being close to the customer is a central goal of Sanetta, the traditional Swabian company. Its focus is to intensify cooperation with end-users, but also with retailers. To achieve this, Gabriel Zbora…

July 27, 2017

COMPANIES Recommendation recruiting: promises success

Almost one third of all job vacancies are filled via word-of-mouth contacts. Both applicants and companies can profit from recruiting by recommendation.

July 18, 2017