SAMEEN, short for Samen Eigen Energie [Our own Energy Together], is a cooperative association founded and run by five students. The founders want to boost energy transition by stimulating students to do placements and take jobs in the sustainable energy sector. The association collaborates closely with businesses, private parties and educational institutions. Interested in getting involved? Join up!
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
For retailers, it is worthwhile to add an app to their sales channels. Customers who use the app are more likely to make a purchase, have a higher purchase frequency and spend more money than customers who only use a store’s website.
"Should you fear technology?" That was the question PhD student Femke Cnossen, from the Faculty of Economics and Business, addressed during her prize-winning pitch at the UG 3MT competition held in March of this year.
When firms need more resources to meet increasing demand, they usually add more resources. However, when demand declines, will firms reduce idle resources to respond to the decline? The answer is yes, but the reduction will often not be equivalent...