Birmingham Chamber of Commerce & Industry is a business services organisation with members at our heart. Our Mission is to Connect, Support and Grow local businesses.
We have been creating partnerships with businesses across Birmingham since 1813 in order to help them transform and develop. We provide funded and commercially based business services to our members and customers including business start-up assistance and advice on growth and funding, as well as international trade and export services supported by the Department for International Trade. We also help member and non-member businesses by providing conference & meeting facilities, export documentation services, policy advice and other business services.
Leadership and Transformation
The Kienbaum Institute@ISM located in Dortmund is a research institute founded by the International School of Management (ISM), which is one of Germany’s leading private management universities, and the renowned consulting company Kienbaum Consultants International. The Kienbaum Institute@ISM is an innovation agency that aligns scientific competences with consulting expertise, focusing on contemporary challenges in HR and business psychology. Thus, its field of expertise includes leadership, transformation and change, demographics and HR as well as coaching and training. The institute mainly engages in research related to current trends such as digitalization, ambidexterity and agility by conducting newsworthy studies and developing psychometric questionnaires for the purpose of personnel development (e.g., Kienbaum Digital Readiness Check).