A real leader is one who makes leaders instead of followers
Quality, Work at Knauf, Team, Management in industry, Award
Currently, in the field of human resources management, much is being said of the soft approach, which was perfectly described by Steve Jobs: ”it doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and then tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do”. We speak to Alicja Zmorzyńska, Sales Director at Knauf Industries and winner of the Knauf Leadership Award 2019, about the humanistic aspects of business.
Pay-per-minute car rental – how will it change the automotive industry?
Future, Process automation, Trends, Innovation
The concept of car sharing is often listed among the megatrends that will change automotive in the coming years, i.e. electromobility, Internet connectivity of cars, and autonomy. These trends are precipitating changes in how we will design and manufacture cars, even within the next 10 years.
Production of car parts made of EPP has been launched at the factory in Wrocław
Investment, Automotive industry, Management in industry
A new production line for EPP expanded polypropylene car parts has been launched at the Knauf Industries Wrocław production plant. This is another forward-looking investment that fits into the dynamic development of the automotive industry in Lower Silesia.
Automotive Week 2019 - Why we met in Tangier
Future, Automotive industry, Innovation
This year, Automotive Week took place in Tangier, Morocco, where we launched a Greenfield investment to build our 41st factory. This brand new plant is focused on the automotive market. It was a great opportunity not only to meet new colleagues from the Knauf Industries automotive team but also to discuss issues that are crucial for our company.
The autonomous car – when will vehicles no longer require a driver?
Future, Time Savings, Automotive industry, Innovation
Today, the largest automotive corporations are taking part in a technological race that will forever change how we travel. Autonomous vehicles are to be something more than just a safe means of transportation – in the future, their interiors may serve as offices, recreational rooms, and even bedrooms.