Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

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New Board – Terrific Competencies

The ten-year-old Amcham Finland community can once more boast a new exciting cadre of leaders.   Nine individuals representing nine member companies will take charge of Amcham’s strategic stewardship and give their expertise to the benefit of the community for the next two years.   We are very proud...

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18 March
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Is Diverse Also Better? (Or Just More Fun) Part 1

The Amcham team represents six nationalities: American, British, Canadian, Estonian, Finnish and Greek. (Over the years, we’ve had fourteen of them. And six religions. And seven mother tongues.)   According to research, organizations with more diversity in their workforce grow and outperform those with less.   Let’s hear what...

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10 March
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The Blocks Are There. Now Build.

Get a ride, find a place to sleep, listen to some music. Trivial? Definitely. And often a basis for a successful, ground-breaking business plan.   The key is to spot and develop a mundane need into a scalable business. It’s now easier than ever.   The cloud is full...

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07 March

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia

The objective of the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is to promote business development by facilitating more foreign investment, in parallel increasing the competitiveness of Latvian entrepreneurs in both domestic and foreign markets. ...

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24 February

Marshall Law Group

As a trademark attorney with over 20 years of experience, Laurie Marshall has set out to help small businesses and entrepreneurs with the legal aspects of branding their company for a low cost, flat fee. Currently, she represents close to 500 clients in a variety...

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24 February

Nordic Progress

We contribute to our clients’ business by finding the persons suitable for key positions and by supervising recruitment processes to ensure the right choices....

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24 February
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Share Your Vision

We believe in openness, so let’s let air in.   Things could be better.   Not too long ago, the air was filled with optimism. The drive for internationalization in Finland and the greater Nordics was palpable. Was that just a phase? Are we allowing ourselves to get...

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19 February
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Finland: Defence in Extreme Conditions

Finland’s unique geography has shaped the way Finnish defence has and continues to develop. Here are some key facts that help illustrate how the country is so well-positioned.   Be a part of the Defence Industry Dialogue to secure your place in the conversation. For more...

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09 February

Asqella

Asqella is a Finnish system integrator start-up whose product, the ARGON is a passive multi-band submillimetre-wave camera. Introducing a completely new capability for security screening, the ARGON can be used for fast-throughput people screening applications in public places, secure locations, mass transit and venues....

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20 January

Schroders

At Schroders, asset management is our business and our goals are completely aligned with those of our clients - the creation of long-term value. We manage £313.5 billion (€425.4 billion/US$462.1 billion) on behalf of institutional and retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from...

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20 January

Temet

Temet is the global leader in blast protection and special ventilation technology applied in protective constructions such as civilian shelters, hardened military facilities and the chemical and petrochemical industry. For hardening technology, Temet can offer the most advanced products designed for blast resistant closing of...

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20 January
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More sales. Less stress.

With B2B sales becoming more fiercely competitive, businesses are forced to look for ways to improve their sales teams’ proficiency and efficiency. By any means necessary? Sales seminars and week-long training sessions have gone the way of the door-to-door salesman. With the ushering in of the...

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16 December
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Three things to know about car-sharing

The Amcham team now has a “company car.” More precisely, we in the team have started to share a car provided by Hertz between us.  Is there something that would be useful for everyone to know about car-sharing? We asked Jaakko Haikonen, Director of Car...

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14 December

720°

Helping companies with healthy & productive workplaces. Addressing leading challenges in corporate real estate & facility management through analytics of quantitative data from sensors, buildings and occupants. ...

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01 December

ERG Partners

ERG Partners, founded in 2004, is an independent financial and strategic advisory firm solely focused on the security and intelligence sectors. ERG Partners provides M&A and corporate finance advisory services and assists its clients in the development and execution of their growth strategies. ERG Partners...

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01 December