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My summer job in sales

My summer job in sales

I spent a month as a sales representative of Magisso at the Housing Fair Finland. Magisso is a critically acclaimed Finnish design company, and my main was to conduct B2C sales targeted at the customers attending the fair. Housing Fair Finland is an annual event […]

The effect of 3D printing on supply chain management

The effect of 3D printing on supply chain management

We live in a time of constant change, business and technological inventions are following one other in a continuous string of development. One of these major inventions is 3D printing. This technique has already effected supply chains and its impact will definitely increase in the […]

Competitive Advantage: A Theoretical Approach

Competitive Advantage: A Theoretical Approach

Competitive advantage is a key concept in strategic management, representing the leverage a company has on its competitors. Several theories have proposed different approaches to understanding and explaining the sources of competitive advantage. This article aims to briefly cover some of the common theoretical foundations […]

Netflix Watchlist #2

Netflix Watchlist #2

Now that the exams are over, you all have some time to relax again. And why not do so by watching some interesting Netflix series, movies or documentaries. To make sure you guys aren’t bored during summer break here are some Netflix recommendations for you. […]

The process of writing your Master thesis

The process of writing your Master thesis

Now that the thesis process for the September entrants is done I can share my thesis experiences with you. The February entrants are starting their thesis process now so I shall walk you through my thesis process from start to finish. It is focussed on […]

Preparing for Your Thesis Defense

Preparing for Your Thesis Defense

Preparing for Your Thesis Defense Today the 17th of June can be a stressful day, as we are in the home stretch now. Only one and a half days left, and those last bits take always way too much time. Nevertheless, we are convinced of […]

Book List #2 – Consulting Case Books

Book List #2 – Consulting Case Books

Consulting case interviews are common recruitment tools among among consulting companies. There are several different types of them, but many similar concepts. Given the difficulty of getting a job offer from a prominent consulting companies and the uniqueness of consulting case interviews, demand for consulting […]

Business Simulations

Business Simulations

I have encountered a few different business simulations throughout my studies. The purpose of these simulations usually is, quite frankly, to simulate decision-making in business management. This article introduces four different business simulations and my experiences of them.   MyLab – Strategy Simulation A strategy […]

How Netflix can make you smarter

How Netflix can make you smarter

As a student we study hard but sometimes we need some distraction. One way to find that distraction is to go out to a bar or to stay in and relax at home. When I want to let off steam I turn to Netflix. Especially […]

Military and Business Management

Military and Business Management

That said, the foundations of military command and business management are very similar. The qualities that make good officers also make good managers, and both groups share a lot of the same potential pitfalls, because ultimately both jobs are about human relations. Whatever the circumstances, […]