One summit, three cities, two countries: IFPSM World summit 2018 volunteers

by Saara Taha and Erkki Paunonen “Purchasing 2020: The New Role of Procurement” was the theme of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM) World summit held 26th – 29th September 2018 in Helsinki and Tampere, Finland and Tallinn Estonia. The IFPSM is associated with 48 National and regional Purchasing Associations and 250,000…

Restaurant day tip – Fööri

Will you be in Helsinki tomorrow 17th Nov for Restaurant Day? Then come and check out Fööri pop-up restaurant on the boat Nikolai II just off the market place. A group of 2nd year EBA students are running the restaurant for a day to raise money for HelsinkiMissio. So you can eat, enjoy the buzz…

One Night Stage – organizing a charity music event

By Ramona Suonio IBL16 A 2nd year Managerial Communications course includes a student driven project with endless possibilities. Our group ended up organizing a charity event where the profits were donated to a Finnish charity Hope ry. The event was named One Night Stage, with five live artists from different genres such as classical, rock…

Organising a seminar – a group project in action

Our story started at the beginning of the spring semester in a lecture in B-block. We were told that we would have to execute a group communication project which required each of us to spend 40 hours on the project. In other words, it was the equivalent to one week working hours of a full-time…