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Breakfast Talk: Culture- Are You Who You Think You Are?

Our second breakfast event took place at the end of October, this time at the Microsoft Flux office space in downtown Helsinki. Despite the rain and coffee mishaps we had another…
November 9, 2016

4 Lessons About Internships- part 2

The time has come for my internship to end and the reflection on my journey of an intern at Agile Search is long overdue.   (more…)
November 1, 2016

How to Negotiate and Get What You Deserve

Do you want to know what a typical day of a Helsinki-based young professional looks like? I start my morning with a never-ending debate with my alarm. I feel like…
October 28, 2016

Nordic Business Forum 2016 on Culture and Recruiting

I had the chance to attend Nordic Business Forum for the second time this year. After last year I was stunned at how excellent the event was compared to anything else,…
October 14, 2016

Professionalism Is Great, but Please Don’t Be Boring!

At the moment, I am in a phase of life where most of my friends have recently or are soon graduating and moving to the work life. Aiming high, but…
October 13, 2016

Is Organizational Culture Impossible to Manage?

Is organizational culture beyond grasp to be managed? If you're a HR manager or  a leader in an company you probably ask this yourself fairly frequently.   (more…)
October 5, 2016

How to Turn Busy Schedule to Your Advantage

  If someone previously asked me if it’s possible to manage 2 jobs, successfully complete last year of your bachelor degree in the university, and have time for family and…
October 4, 2016

Personal Branding – How To Sell Yourself

    One of the most common Finnish stereotypes is our modesty.   (more…)
September 28, 2016

[VIDEO] Interview Dos and Don’ts

  The interview process, especially for a job you would really love to get, can be a stressful experience. Unrealistic expectations from yourself can lead to some simple but costly…
September 16, 2016

How Self-Leadership Makes Job Search Successful

  The Monster Called “Job Search”   Most people don’t feel very excited about the daunting task of actively searching for new career challenges. Even those who are at first…
September 15, 2016