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Webinar on Building Educational Competitiveness

By Murat Akpinar

A webinar on the education system of Finland and its impacts on the country’s competitiveness was delivered by Ari Pokka, President Elect of the International Confederation of Principals, and Harri Keurulainen, Head of Department, Teacher Education College, JAMK on Dec 18, 2013. Finnish education system has proven to be one of the best in the world. In this webinar the reasons behind this success story were discussed.

The recording of the webinar is available athttps://connect.jamk.fi/p38242631/

‘Diversity, Inclusion, and Competitiveness’ – webinar

By Riitta Saastamoinen

‘Diversity, Inclusion, and Competitiveness’ –webinar was organized by JAMK Centre for Competitiveness on November 14, 2012. In the webinar, three practiced international Diversity & Inclusion experts, Dr. George Simons, Mr. Elmer Dixon, and Ms. Joy Hawkins, discussed with the JAMK representatives Dr. Murat Akpinar, Mr. Steven Crawford, and Ms. Riitta Saastamoinen, on the reasons and practices for including diversity at work places, and on the role of Diversity & Inclusion work in increasing companies’ competitiveness. As Mr. Dixon and Ms. Hawkins pointed out, good diversity practices make the employees willing and capable of doing their best for the company, which increases productivity and cuts cost, for instance, by reducing job turnover and unnecessary sick leaves. If you missed the webinar, you can watch it online at

https://connect.jamk.fi/p50543002/

or read a summary of the discussion from Diversity webinar summary.

Competitiveness in International Markets / Kilpailukykyä Kansainvälisille Markkinoille

JAMK’s Centre for Competitiveness brings  Harvard Business School expertise to Finnish companies.  Attend seminars and webinars, and strengthen your competitiveness in international markets. We create a package to serve your specific needs!

For more information, please click the link below

http://jamk2.entecore.fi/fi/page/198

Best Regards
Heidi Neuvonen
JAMK, Centre for Competitiveness

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JAMK:n Centre for Competitiveness tuo Harvard Business Schoolin osaamista myös suomalaisille yrityksille. Osallistu seminaareihin sekä webinaareihin ja vahvista kilpailukykyäsi kansainvälisillä markkinoilla. Tilauksesta suunnittelemme juuri teidän tarpeitanne palvelevan kokonaisuuden

Lisätietoja saat klikkaamalla alla olevasta linkistä

http://jamk2.entecore.fi/fi/page/198

Ystävällisin terveisin
Heidi Neuvonen
JAMK, Centre for Competitiveness

What can branding offer for high-tech SME companies?

By Murat Akpinar

JAMK

Heidi Neuvonen

In this month’s webinar by JAMK Centre for Competitiveness the importance of branding was emphasized by specialist Heidi Neuvonen from JAMK who has many years of working experience in brand building and currently finalizing her doctoral thesis about this subject.

At the beginning of the webinar, Heidi Neuvonen elaborated on branding strategy and how its right application contributes to company competitiveness. She then went through challenges of building brands in high-tech companies, and the webinar ended with recommendations for both company managers and administrators of regional development and support organizations for improving branding. To access the branding webinar, click the link below:

https://connect.jamk.fi/p98127294/

The webinar sessions are being recorded and available online at http://blogit.jamk.fi/cfc/ . To access past sessions, click the link in the appropriate webinar description. For further information regarding the content, we encourage you to contact the key speakers after the event. The contact info is provided in the video.

We also welcome your opinions on potential topics to be included in our webinars. For suggestions please make a comment in the blog post or contact Murat Akpinar at murat.akpinar@jamk.fi

Living Lab – a User-centered Open Innovation Ecosystem

By Heidi Neuvonen
Jamk

Piotr Krawczyk

A series of JAMK Centre for Competitiveness webinars started this week by introducing the Living Lab – concept, which was presented by a specialist Piotr Krawczyk from JAMK. Murat Akpinar from JAMK acted as a host. It was possible for the audience to participate in the discussion by asking questions.

At the beginning of the webinar, Piotr Krawczyk elaborated on the basic concepts. Living Lab and user-driven innovation are topical concepts globally, nationally and locally. Living Labs are innovation environments in real-life settings which are integrated within social context of service and/or product developments. Several actual examples and future activities were provided in the discussion. The webinar ended with recommendations for improving the potential contributions of living labs on regional competitiveness. To access the Living Lab webinar, click the link below:

https://connect.jamk.fi/p74229171/

The webinar sessions are being recorded and available online at http://blogit.jamk.fi/cfc/ . To access past sessions, click the link in the appropriate webinar description. For further information regarding the content, we encourage you to contact the key speakers after the event. The contact info is provided in the video.

We also welcome your opinions on potential topics to be included in our webinars. For suggestions please make a comment in the blog post or contact Murat Akpinar at murat.akpinar@jamk.fi