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

Teaching with compassion – an interview with Ronnie Grandell

I had the opportunity to interview Ronnie Grandell a while back. He has a long career as a workplace psychologist and he is an expert in the area of self-compassion. He recently published a book about self-compassion (in Finnish: Itsemyötätunto, Tammi 2015) and held a really good TEDx talk, which you can find here. In … Continue reading Teaching with compassion – an interview with Ronnie Grandell