Randi Zuckerberg – her coming speech at Nordic Business Forum Helsinki 2019 is going to be super-interesting for students: “Dot Complicated: What I Learned on the Front Lines of Social Media”

by Noora Saeed This year in Nordic Business Forum Helsinki-2019, Randi Zuckerberg is giving a speech “Dot Complicated: What I Learned on the Front Lines of Social Media”. The DOT is also the name of her business talk radio show as well as one of her bestselling books (NBF 2019). Randi Zuckerberg is woman of…

Best Internship Experience You Can Ask For

Hi, my name is Scott and I’m in my final year of studies on the IBL degree programme in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences. I am currently completing my work placement in Nairobi Kenya for a Finnish company called Business Finland. What is Business Finland? Business Finland is a Finnish government owned organization that does…

Working for yourself for placement

Prativa Bhusal IBL15  3 months placement as CEO of PK Clothing in Helsinki Feb – April 2018 A small number of students choose to work for their own company as their work placement and we in Metropolia do encourage this. Our criteria state that the company must already be established before the work placement starts…

Important information from Student Health Nurses

You are not alone It is a beginning of a semester that is going to busy, for nurses too. With the new incoming student from the other campuses, they have roughly about  4 500 – 5 000 student to care of. Since they are new in this campus too, I paid them a visit to get to…

Logistics placement in Thailand at Damco

By Parichat Homchant I had a change to interview Parichat Homchant,  4th year IBL student from Thailand who just returned from her placement in Thailand, and now shares her experience with us. What was the motivation for you study in Metropolia? Well, actually I wanted to study in Finland due to its educational reputation and…