Learning everything while sailing around the world – an interview with Tuomo and Riikka Meretniemi

I met Tuomo Meretniemi in 2015 as we both held a TEDx talk at the TEDxTurku event.  A link to his talk is here. He planned to sail around the world with his family for about 6 years. This in itself would have aroused my interest as that is also a dream of mine and … Continue reading Learning everything while sailing around the world – an interview with Tuomo and Riikka Meretniemi

Sotiris Makrygiannis and Eliademy – a Finnish solution to e-learning

I had the opportunity to interview the CEO of Eliademy, Sotiris Makrygiannis, a while back. For those of you, who are not familiar with it yet, Eliademy is a Finnish e-learning platform, which has made it easier for teachers to create online classrooms and to teach online since 2014 and is now pretty much everywhere. … Continue reading Sotiris Makrygiannis and Eliademy – a Finnish solution to e-learning

Changes in working life and demands on competencies – interview with Mika Tuuliainen

This interview was conducted with Mika Tuuliainen from the Federation of Finnish Enterprises. Mika Tuuliainen is the head of educational affairs. He has been at this post for over three years now. Previously he has worked for Palmenia and the University of Helsinki. He has a master's degree in education from the University of Joensuu. … Continue reading Changes in working life and demands on competencies – interview with Mika Tuuliainen