email is dying

Is email dying?

"Email is dying, isn't it" blog post was originally published on Jakamo Official Blog on March 10, 2014, and is still highly topical. There has been a lot of discussion and speculation about the future of ou...
value creation

Cutting costs or driving value creation?

Published originally in Jakamo Official Blog on 19 February 2015 On my last posting, I took the liberty to define Supply Chain Collaboration (SCC) as a method to utilize the know-how of your partner companie...
olli nastamo

Concentrate on transparency in your supply chain

Olli Nastamo is leading the operational excellence – developing operations and ways of working – at Outotec Plc. Currently, he is also responsible for the global supply. In the manufacturing industry, the cu...
timo rossi

Complex problems needs co-design with customers

Timo Rossi is leading the user-centric strategic design operations at Jakamo. He is a sustainable development-oriented design & business strategist, patent-awarded innovator and interdisciplinary designer s...
mårten mickos

Mårten Mickos – The world is eating up the software

Jakamo, together with Microsoft, arranged a Roundtable discussion for leaders and executives of manufacturing ecosystem at Slush 2018. The roundtable discussion was opened with a warm-up speech by Mårten Mickos...
delivery project

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...

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...

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. ...
digital disruption

Digital Disruption in Project Management – Get on board now

You see projects everywhere. Small projects - big projects. Development projects - delivery projects. IT projects – construction projects. Simple projects – complex projects. You see all kinds and shapes and yo...

Interview with Group CEO Tomas Hedenborg

Tomas Hedenborg participates actively in discussion about digital transformation in manufacturing industry. He is an engineer with a long experience of leading manufacturing companies to success. Today Tomas...

Everything will be connected – even the organisations

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop to look around once in a while, you could miss it.” This brilliant quote at Copenhagen Central Station stopped me, and I though it’s so true, especially in business. ...

Subcontractors are changing the game – Also in the future

Industrial companies faced new kinds of challenges when the outsourcing boom started in the 1990s. Supply chains and manufacturing capability were no longer in your own hands; they had moved to the supplier net...

Improving the white-collar productivity of a value chain

Traditionally most of the improvement investments of value chains in manufacturing industry have been done at the factory floor. Manufacturing processes have been highly automated and methods improved continuou...

Collaboration fuels the value chain

Deloitte has released an extensive report Collaborative economy (2014). According to the report “Collaboration is employees communicating and working together, building on each others’ ideas to produce somethin...