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Free online lectures - summer semester 2020/21

We invite you to our online series on business topics, that will start from March 3, 2021. You can look forward to lectures from different areas, e.g. management, business, finance or accounting.

All lectures are free, you do not need any registration, just click and join us.

Lectures will be provided in English.

They are targeted not only to students, but also to academics and teachers and other interested audience.

Knowledge Management in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

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March 3, 2021 from 14:15

How to increase the effectiveness of achieving the organization's goals and strengthen competitiveness? Wanna learn basic principles and models  to implement the knowledge management concept in small and medium-sized organizations?

Lector: Jiří Franek

Jiří works as a senior lecturer the Department of Business Administration. His scientific interests cover MCDM methods, Business Analytics, Change and Knowledge Management. He teaches Business Administration and Business Diganostics and is module leader of Change and Knowledge Management course in the MBA programme.

Resilience and development potential: the EU case

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March 10, 2021 from 11:00

Interested in the EU and its current direction? Wanna learn about the main goals and concepts of the EU?

Lector: Michaela Staníčková

Michaela is an Associate Professor and Member of Department of International Economic Relations at the Faculty of Economics Technical University of Ostrava. Her scientific interests are competitiveness, resilience and project and grant management.

Effective Communication and Active Listening

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17|03|2021 from 09:00

Are you a good communicator, are you a good listener? Find out. You will learn how to communicate and listen effectively, also we will deal with the importance of non-verbal communication. 

Lector: Kateřina Kashi

Katerina is currently employed at the VSB-TUO, Faculty of Economics on the position of assistant professor at the Department of management. Topics of her interest are Human Resource Management and Manaagerial Skills.

Fascia: Our Sixth Sense

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March 24, 2021 from 9:00

What is Fascia? Why does it matter to us more than before? If you want to know more details about our „sixth sense“, join this lecture!

Lector: Vojtěch Meier

Vojtěch is a PhD student at the Faculty of Economics and teaches management courses. He also is a FMSTM Level 2 Movement Specialist, Fascial Fitness® Trainer, Barefoot® Level 2 Specialist.

United Nations as the Actor of Global Governance

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April 7, 2021 from 12:30

Global governance? What is it? Why is the global governance a necessity for the world of the 21st century? How does the United Nations work and why does this international organization belong to the actors of the global governance?

Lector: Eva Kovářová

Eva works at the Faculty of Economics, VSB-TUO and focuses on globalization, poverty, inequality, social exclusion and human development in the context of developing as well as developed countries.

Conflicts and conflict situations

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April 14, 2021 from 12:30

Do you know how to deal with conflict? How to solve conflict situations? If you would like to learn more, please join us.

Lector: Kateřina Kashi

Katerina is currently employed at the VSB-TUO, Faculty of Economics on the position of assistant professor at the Department of management. Topics of her interest are Human Resource Management and Manaagerial Skills.

Tax system of the Czech Republic

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April 21, 2021 from 9:00

Do you know that taxes can affect not only the amount of your salary, but also companies' investment decisions or price of the products? Do you plan to run your business in the Czech Republic? Do you need to compare the tax system of another country with the Czech Republic?

Lector: Kateřina Krzikallová

Kateřina is an assistant professor at the Department of Accounting and Taxes. She gives lectures on issues of taxes and accounting of business entities. Her research is focused mainly on the impact of legislative changes in the field of taxes on the behaviour of business entities and public budgets. She also has practical experience from the business sphere and tax administration.

Cognitive biases - the gremlins for our decisions

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April 28, 2021 from 9:00

Everyday decisions and systematic failures in decision-making – biases.  Come and hear the talk focused on demonstration of the most frequent cognitive biases. Let’s make your decisions better and unbiased!

Lector: František Zapletal

František is an associate professor (Systems engineering and informatics at VŠB - Technical university of Ostrava, 2019). His main areas of interest are optimization methods and their applications (stochastic and fuzzy programming), applications of multi-criteria decision making methods and project management.

Do you want to learn more?

Check the records of the online lectures from the winter semester 2020/2021 !