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March 31, 2015

A new bridge between North-West Russia and Finnish education markets

Ruspro Llc and SMART Internationalization Oy have signed strategic partnership agreement in order to provide Finnish companies from ICT and education sector with information about opportunities on Russian education market enabling more feasible, structured and well-planned market entry. Children education market in Russia is growing rapidly despite the current economic situation. Low-middle to upper-level income...

Internationalization, Strategy

Where do you want to take your company?

January 2, 2015

Success is not an accident, but a logical outcome from timely execution of a good plan. Internationalization is  a process and not an event. To succeed in implementing your plans for internationalization it is worthwhile to remember that strategy is all about setting the course and navigating to the right direction. Therefore a solid situation report...

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BEAM (Business with Impact) programme starts 1.1.2015

December 31, 2014

Tekes and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs launched the five-year BEAM – Business with Impact programme at the Slush event in Helsinki 18th of November 2014. The aim of BEAM programme is to bring together actors from Finland and developing countries to generate new innovative business and development impacts in target countries.

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Competence, Internationalization, Sales Intelligence

What competencies and capabilities does your small or medium-sized company have for going global?

October 29, 2014

Internationalization is one of the biggest challenges to your business, and only a genuinely reliable and realistic evaluation of competencies and capabilities helps your company to succeed internationally.

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Business Booster goes live

October 18, 2014

Divest Group Oy launched the innovative idea of Business Booster on 19th of March 2014. After the trial period the program is now ready to go live. Business Booster is a new conceptual program aiming to accelerate Finnish Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) business growth both in domestic and international markets.

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Peruvian-Nordic Forum on Education (21.10.2014, Peru)

September 18, 2014

Finnpartnership and The Peruvian-Nordic Chamber of Commerce, in association with the Embassy of Finland will perform the Third Nordic – Peruvian Forum on Education, on October the 21st, at the Swissotel Lima. The purpose is to learn from the Finnish society knowledge, sharing their successful experience on achieving a leading position in education.

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Find the Hidden Talents in Finland (Helsinki, 23 Sept. 2014)

August 9, 2014

Enterprise Services at Uusimaa Employment and Economic Development Office together with its partners is organizing ´Find the Hidden Talents in Finland´ business and recruiting event on 23.9.2014 at Vanha Ylioppilastalo in Helsinki.

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Petra´s Planet for Schools at ISTE 2014 exhibition in Atlanta, USA

June 26, 2014

Petra’s Planet for Schools, an engaging and interactive world of social media and global content sharing for young learners, will make its first appearance at ISTE 2014 Conference in Atlanta, USA from June 29th until July 1st.

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Internationalization, Sustainable Development

Next generation Finnish entrepreneurial transformers

June 14, 2014

“There are so many men who can figure costs, and so few who can measure values” (Anonymous).

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Matikkatalkoot goes live – Lenovo and joining forces to motivate math studies in Finland

May 28, 2014

Lenovo and – in co-operation with their respective partners – have announced a joint community effort to boost the motivation to study mathematics. This unique Finland wide activity is targeted to all Finnish primary schools (grades 1-4). Key objective is to motivate all students to learn math with the modern 21st Century educational ICT tools...

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