Transfer services for SMEs The KMU-HSG supports small and medium-sized enterprises at all management levels in the implementation of change in firms, the development of new strategies, and the exchange of experience with other representatives of trade and industry. The focus is on the implementation of the latest knowledge in practice. Practical support has been one of our major concerns and objectives ever since the Institute was set up. Through the transfer of the latest findings from research, valuable and topical knowledge is conveyed to entrepreneurs and executives in SMEs. The focus in on a development-oriented approach to consultation which combines expert and process advice. We offer the following practical support: experience exchange groups in various industries, transfer services for SMEs from the German-speaking area, in-house training and workshops. Enterprises have the additional possibility of having their everyday problems worked on by HSG students in a Bachelor's or Master's thesis. More information about this scheme is available under Practice meets students.