circular economy

Circular economy, new aspect to managing supply chains?

The world gets more complex each year that passes, and we need strong leadership in the supply chains more than ever. But what if we bring yet another new aspect to the picture, circular economy? Circular econo...

How to succeed in delivery project? Avoid these 3 mistakes!

Every project manager knows, that both the small-scale equipment deliveries and complete turnkey projects have their dark and sunny sides. Professionals in both extremes struggle with changing requirements, var...

All the fun happens between the galaxies… and companies!

In the grand tally of cosmic constituents, galaxies are what typically get counted. Latest estimates show that the observable universe may contain a hundred billion of them. Just because galaxies are in your fa...

Interview with Partner Development Manager Juhani Vuorio

Juhani Vuorio - Partner Development Manager at Microsoft - introduces a definition for digital transformation. He utilises Geoffrey Moore's concept of the Core and Context. Companies have two main parts – th...

Interview with Professor Marko Kohtamäki

Marko Kohtamäki is a Professor of Strategy, and a director of the Networked Value Systems research program at the University of Vaasa. He is focusing currently on servitization, strategy-as-practice, digitizati...

Case Komas – Early adapter of the digital supply chain

Komas Ltd is a Finland based company offering machined components, forgings, hydraulic pipes and plate cuttings. The company is known about their global supply chain and early adapter in the field of digital su...

Field guide to AI

Artificial Intelligence is expected to become the emerging technology with biggest business impact over the near future. For the past few years, AI has been in the headlines daily, often characterised by hype o...

Interview with Professor Annika Tidström

Professor Annika Tidström from University of Vaasa is one of the most cited organisation researchers in the field of coopetition studies. Furthermore, she is an inspiriting speaker and award-winning lecturer. ...

Interview with Industrial Advisor Pertti Korhonen

Pertti Korhonen is a board professional, industrial advisor, investor and climate enthusiast. He is a former SCM Executive and CTO of Nokia Corporation and former CEO of Electrobit Corporation and Outotec Plc. ...

The Management Triangle of Everything

So, you have tasks which should be done. Believe or not, you always have three different options – three different management mechanisms – to get the things done. This is important to understand for all of us, ...