My Summer with Startups

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own company? Well, you’re not alone if you have. Most people I’ve come to know in the past few years want to start their own business and I am no exception. Ever since I had abandoned my dream of not going to school and playing for Manchester United,…

StartUP Challenge a Course for Entrepreneurial Students

We wrote at the end of the last academic year about a year long entrepreneurial course that teachers were preparing to launch this September. Since the course ‘StartUP Challenge’ is about launching start-ups the course is being marketed similarly as a start-up with a coming soon viral launch page.  If you are interested in starting a business or…

Business Idea Competition Final this Thursday & New Entrepreneurship Course

This Thursday you have a unique opportunity to come to meet experienced entrepreneurs. MetropoliaES is holding the final of their idea competition with the seven finalists pitching their  business ideas to the judges behind closed doors from 16:00 until 17:40.  After the judges have decided the winner there will be a prize giving ceremony where…

MarketingTalks Seminar

On Thursday 18th of November, a seminar covering entrepreneurship and in particular digital entrepreneurship will take place in Myyrmäki A Auditoium. Guest speakers are Taneli Tikka (specialized in managing social networks), and Ramine Darabiha (founder and CEO of MySites.com). You can sign up via Facebook (from http://www.marketingtalks.fi/next-talk). The twitter tag is #mrkttalks10. There is also a prize of…

The Branding of Green Business and Metropolia Entrepreneur Club

This week is a great opportunity for everyone who is interested in bussines and entrepreneurship: two events will take place. The first one is US Embassy Helsinki, Metropolia and Sitra event “The Branding of Green Business” Presentation by visiting US/Multinational Business Executives – Kim Jordan, co-founder of New Belgium Brewing Company – Pedro Chidichimo, Regional…