Anders Sjöman is VP Communication at Centre for Business History in Stockholm. He loves to highlight the history of companies and businesses, especially when they help us understand current events.
Why was Alfred Nobel so sad? Author Bengt Jangfeldt, while researching a coming book on the Nobel Family, found a letter that explains a lot.
For over 125 years, Ericsson has done business in and with China. Ericsson-veterans Lars A Stålberg and Per-Olof Björk tells more about this lasting relationship in a special interview.
Our gift this holiday is a book about Childhood 20 years. It’s our present to the foundation and its founder, Queen Silvia, for her 75th birthday.
Arguments from 1939 for using your history in sales activities – which might as well have been from today!
Behind Pixar’s digital masterpieces are troves of analog sketches, paintings and sculptures. All is kept in the corporate archives, explains Pixar’s senior historian Christine Freeman.
Jacob Wallenberg, chairman of Investor, shares how the family company views and uses its history.
The Royal Patriotic Society’s medal for the preservation of Swedish cultural heritage 2018 goes to our ceo Alexander Husebye.
Films of over 30 companies sharing how they use their own – authentic! – history for business purposes. Or as we call it, history marketing.
Watch presentations from Absolut, Investor, BMW, Clas Ohlson, Fazer Group, Astrid Lindgren, HarperCollins UK – and sports club Djurgårdens IF.
European bank- and finance researchers met at the Centre for Business History, as part of the international UPIER-project.