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Blackbox AG

Overview
Works: 32 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 519 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Case studies  Short films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Instructional films 
Classifications: PN1997, E
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Most widely held works by Blackbox AG
Optimization of the value chain : the concept of the value chain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses Italian clothing maker Gruppo Finanziario Tessile as a case study of adding value at each stage of production of a product
European integration( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Module one of this video outlines the potential of Europe's open labor markets while addressing the barriers imposed by language and culture. Module two examines the basic principles of the European Central Bank and the objectives of European monetary policy. Module three assesses both the economic gains to be had from European integration and the challenges of equitable political representation
A guide to economics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free trade is a vital source of economic growth, yet it is frequently endangered by the protectionist demands of special interest groups. Module one of this program uses the Hungarian clothing industry to illustrate the comparative advantages of international trade. Module two goes inside the WTO, the only international body dealing with the rules of trade between nations. Module three seeks to understand strategic trade policy through the example of Airbus Industries
The Business Plan by Paul Humfress( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three modules look at the process of creating a business plan from three different perspectives: the transformation of an idea into a marketable production, the determination of financial feasibility, and negotiation with potential investors
Financial management by Peter Ferdinand Drucker( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of how businesses monitor their financial health and the profitability of their projects. Module one of this program presents balance sheet analysis as it is used by the world-class soccer team Ajax Amsterdam; module two introduces the concept of cash flow analysis with PricewaterhouseCoopers and their client Swisscom; and module three explains financial analysis of investments through the strategic partnership of the Tunisian Tourist Office and the Hotel Dar Cheralet
Production planning and cost management( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Global competition has made business optimization more important than ever. In module one of this program, Ernst & Young describes the concept of process-oriented cost accounting. Module two focuses on lean production, as demonstrated by 'smart factory' technology and tight manufacturer/supplier cooperation, while module three concentrates on how Electrolux Hungary makes decisions concerning outsourcing and the optimal investment of scarce funds."--FMG on Demand Web site
Financial systems & economic growth( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traditional banking, as demonstrated in a rural Austrian village, is the focus of module one of this video; module two concentrates on the trading of derivatives in the City of London; and module three explores venture capitalism through the case study of Novarox AG, a telecommunications software company with headquarters in Zurich and production facilities in St. Petersburg."--Container
A guide to economics( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one of this video presents an agency that develops the marketability of unemployed youth in Spain--victims of schooling/market mismatch and employer reluctance to provide training. Part two considers collective bargaining agreements in the Netherlands that have created employer incentives to hire out-of-work teens and young adults. Part three spotlights an innovative labor retooling initiative in Finland
Competition and market regulation( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program shows how trade regulations preserve the balance of rights among consumers, retailers, and employees. Module one of this video explains how citizens of Zürich voted to extend shopping hours, overturing an obsolete market intervention. Module two examines fair competition in the case of Volkswagen/Audi vs. The European Commission. Module three examines how Venice is moving to restore its crumbling buildings in an absence of private property rights
Customer focus by Bill Mcdermott( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Uses Dutch oil company NAM, R.S. Components in U.K. and Finland to demonstrate satisfying consumer needs through the concept of key account management and commodity differentiation."--Container notes
The value of brands( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates how brands are developed and maintained and demonstrates the contribution of brand names in adding appeal to products. Uses examples from Alessi's line of home furnishings and Nestle's Nescafé coffee brand. at prominent companies to demonstrate the contribution of brand names in adding appeal to products
The Market mechanism( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how quality decisions ultimately led Bianchi to victory in the Giro d'Italia bicycle race
World trade( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free trade is frequently endangered by the demands of special interest groups. Module one of this program uses the Hungarian clothing industry to illustrate the comparative advantages of international trade; module two goes inside the WTO; and module three explains strategic trade policy through the example of Airbus Industries
Responsibility to stakeholders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Success in business is not measure solely by the bottom line. Module one of this program considers the subject of fair trade and the efforts of the Max Havelaar foundation to ensure it. Environmental accountability is explored in module two by Norsk Hydro, the Norwegian petrochemical firm. Module three discusses how the impact of tourism must be balanced against economic opportunism, as in the case of the Oasis of Tozeur, in Tunisia
Investment into economic growth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses the investment/growth cycle, which relies on synergy between government and industry. Module one of the series features the United Nation's International Fund for Agricultural Development, which assists in the progress of low-developed countries around the world. Using Singapore's economic success as a model, modules two and three highlight two prerequisites for economic growth: political credibility derived from sound economic policy and investment in human capital
Knowledge management( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do companies tap the information locked up in the minds of their employees? The three modules of this program compare various corporate learning systems designed to increase knowledge and promote the sharing and archiving of data. Case studies feature the 70,000-employee consulting firm Arthur Andersen; the European Automobile Manufacturers Association, Daimler Benz, and Volvo; and Switzerland's ABB, the world's largest power company
A guide to economics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Module one of this video features the UN's International Fund for Agricultural Development, which assists in the progress of low-developed countries around the world. Using Singapore's economic success as a model, modules two and three highlight two prerequisites for economic growth: political credibility derived from sound economic policy and investment in human capital
State control and private initiative( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world of business, what are the benefits and drawbacks of state intervention in the private sector? Modules one and two of this program investigate the impact of Poland's transition from a state-managed economy to a market economy and New Zealand's fundamental reorientation from a socialist welfare state to liberal capitalism. Module three studies how private enterprise and local communities have cooperated to create a successful zone of commerce in Italy's Sassuolo district
A guide to economics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video demonstrates how other countries evaluate the performance of their economic systems and national economies. In module one, the Italian Statistical Office applies the US concept of Gross Domestic Product, while in module two, economists in Finland consider the GDP plus social indicators to gain a fuller economic picture. Module three illustrates how Hungary monitors its transition from a planned economy to a market economy through its own blend of statistics
Technological change( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how technology is changing the airline business in Hong Kong, the impact of the Internet on markets and business organization and how technological advances are altering tomato-growing in Iceland
 
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