Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

Welcome to Slush 2013!

Hello, visiting team. On behalf of the home team, it is great to have you in Helsinki this week. We’d love to bring you over onto our side! In Washington, DC, there are the people who come in with each new administration and live in the...

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12 November

Guggenheim wants Helsinki. Why?

Let’s forget the lively discussion on whether Helsinki should welcome a new museum of modern art. Let’s just focus on why the Guggenheim foundation is interested in picking Helsinki in the first place. After all, if Guggenheim is interested, should you be, too? Right? Amcham Finland is...

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30 October

How to ride change in 2014

Everything seems to be shifting: the way we work, connect, play, and buy. Staying in the game is a taxing demand. Unless you learn to leverage networking. Networking helps you pick up the weak and strong signals alike and benchmark everything you do in a manageable fashion....

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30 October

Henley Business School

We aim to empower individuals to become a great professionals and outstanding business leaders who think with clarity and act with confidence and conviction. Henley’s Flexible Executive MBA and Executive education programmes have been available in Finland since 1986 and we are internationally the most...

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14 October

M-Files

M-Files enterprise content management (ECM) solutions transform how businesses manage, secure and share information with a unique metadata-powered approach that organizes and processes content based on what it is, rather than where it resides. Thousands of businesses use M-Files on-premise, in the cloud or in...

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10 October

Data privacy – protect or perish!

When was the last time your organization had a data privacy health check? Prepare for the EU Data Protection Regulation. What if customers’ personal data held by your organization were illegally or mistakenly disclosed or leaked to the public? The organization would end up in the...

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08 October

Itim international/ FeedbackDialog

Itim International/FeedbackDialog is a company specialized in the area of intercultural management training and consulting and organisational culture auditing. We help you go beyond cultural awareness and use cultural differences as a strategic advantage. We offer a.o. cultural competence analysis, cultural assessment and organisational culture...

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03 October

EY

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises...

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03 October

Running the mobile future

So, how does the acquisition of Nokia’s cellphone business by Microsoft look to the Finns? Nokia is, after all, the pride of an entire nation. We’re kind of sad that an era has come to and end - thanks for asking - but of course we...

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25 September

Your Social Network

How can you make social media work in your favor?  Consider these four things before getting started. BE YOURSELF  You know the person who plays the philosopher on Twitter and then makes a complete fool of himself or herself in person?  My personal favorite is the critic...

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25 September

Dittmar & Indrenius

Dittmar & Indrenius, established in 1899, is an independent Finnish law firm focused on the quality of its services within four practice areas: M&A Private Equity, Finance & Capital markets, Dispute resolution and Corporate & Compliance. Our aim is to provide the best legal services...

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19 September
launchpad-membership

Join the action with a special offer

  With the new Launchpad USA program, we believe every company should have full access to the many exciting opportunities it provides for growth companies – and all of us.   We decided to do something about it. [blockquote width='100'] In a unique Launchpad Offer, you can now get the Amcham...

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10 September

Building trust between 1,15 billion people

How do you translate an organization’s core values into a content strategy? Good question. Facebook’s content strategist Jonathon Colman, who is visiting Helsinki next week, has the answer.  What do you think is the role of content strategy for businesses in general? I really like what Erin Kissane...

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04 September

Take it from Bruce: The hub is here.

He’s a guy who is used to looking at things from a business angle. As an ambassador, he is not just taking his own advice. His job is to tell others where the economic  action is. He thinks the New North is the next big thing. Bruce...

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29 August

Countdown to the USA is on

Has your company set its eyes on the US market?  Great. Join the club. Amcham Finland and AmCham Estonia are pleased to present you with a new improved option for going to the largest market in the world. The new member program Launchpad USA has kicked...

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28 August

Join the action with a special offer

With the new Launchpad USA program, we believe every company should have full access to the many exciting opportunities it provides for growth companies - and all of us. We decided to do something about it. In a unique Launchpad Offer, you can now get the Amcham membership...

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26 August
6-ways

6 ways to make networking work for you!

Networking is like a pill. We might or might not like it but most times have to take it. Learning how to deal with it will just make it easier and gradually more pleasurable when the after effects are experienced.   With these six tips...

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05 August