Winners preliminaries Research Battle anounced
On 13th June student Lize Braspenning and lecturer Luca Lopes de Leao Laguna won the DEM preliminary rounds in the Research Battle. They will be representing the School of Economics & Management in the finals of the Research Battle on 3 October.
Over sixty percent of driving schools use social media
62% of driving schools were using social media at the beginning of 2013 and 22% plan to make use of it in the future. Driving schools have been active on social media for 2.2 years on average, according to a survey carried out by the professorship E-business.
Over half of independent sports shops have a web shop
According to a survey carried out by the professorship E-business at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences 55 percent of independent sports shops had their own web shop at the beginning of 2013. 28 percent of the sports shops surveyed were planning to develop one.
Professorship E-business takes part in Shopping2020
The professorship E-business at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences is to chair the Online Entrepreneurship expert group of the Shopping2020 research programme. The expert group will analyze the success and failure factors of online shops.