– Thoughts on Strategy and Management

January 18, 2015
by Dagmar

How to overcome obsolete beliefs in strategic thinking

Is your strategic thinking influenced by obsolete beliefs? This is probably not the first question that comes to mind in the context of strategic planning. However – that may be a mistake: Each strategic analysis makes some assumptions about elements … Continue reading

April 26, 2008
by Dagmar

Financial crisis reveals weaknesses in banks business models

The international financial crisis claimed another victim among German banks this week. It was the specialised mortgage and public sector lender Duesseldorfer Hypothekenbank (Duess Hyp). “The small German bank’s owners have temporarily transferred ownership to the BdB’s depositor guarantee fund, … Continue reading