Next generation Finnish entrepreneurial transformers

June 14, 2014 by Juha Merinen

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

Recently I have had an opportunity to follow quite closely one great business idea transforming from a big dream into real action. In one of my earlier blogs (Get big, get niche or get out) I quoted one of my friend´s wise thought below.

Once upon a time there was a DREAM,

  • out of which became an OBJECTIVE,
  • on what the PLAN was created,
  • that led me into ACTIONS,
  • towards the RESULTS,
  • I had earlier only DREAMT of

Now I have witnessed what it means in reality. It is truly amazing what one can achieve when putting one´s mind and heart into making a big dream into action. This young  company is truly a great example of 21st Century Finnish Entrepreneurial Transformer who will follow his dream and achieve the results he had earlier only dreamt of. The big question how ever is will either private investors or public sector stakeholders be able to understand this megatrend early enough.

Doing good for the mankind and making business at the same time

I was watching a documentary a few weeks ago about the amazing and positive impacts what the Japanese PARO Therapeutic Robot enabled among elderly people suffering from dementia. To understand the urgency and the magnitude of the issue on hand and the scale of the business opportunity let us take a look