Why Social Impact Matters

Why Social Impact Matters

Today I visited Shortcut, a Helsinki-based startup foundation. It was started by some successful entrepreneurs who decided to share some of their money to help others. Today they are the go-to place for people who lack connections to the Finnish startup world. A...
7 Effective Conflict Resolving Strategies

7 Effective Conflict Resolving Strategies

In this article, you will learn: • the up- and downside of all conflict handling styles; • the importance of self-respect and defending your views; • how to address conflicts at an early stage. As much as I would prefer a conflict-free workplace, I know that such a...
Podcasts and books that have inspired me

Podcasts and books that have inspired me

During the StartUp Grind in Skopje I was asked to share some of the books and podcasts that have had an impact on me. Such a question is not easily answered, but I’ve put together a sample of what has inspired me, and in some cases even worked as gateways to further...
Dear Manager

Dear Manager

I wish you some time to rest. I believe in you, even though you may sometimes doubt yourself. Your doubting is part of your greatness; you doubt because the challenges are big and the solutions far from obvious. It takes courage to stand up and acknowledge the call...