Each of us can look back in our lives and identify the people who have provided their support, a receptive ear, a different perspective and wisdom to help us find our way. These people were our mentors – even if we did not label them as such.
A few weeks ago, EY participated to Finland’s biggest entrepreneurial event exclusively for students – FallUP. To spar the smart and brave students, we organized for the EY Moonshot Challenge to give them an opportunity to test their pitching skills in a fun and creative competition. After a series of qualification rounds held at the … More From the Launchpad to the moon and back – Interview with the winning team of the Moonshot Challenge Competition at FallUP 2018
As revealed by EY 2018 European Attractiveness Survey, business leaders are steadfast in their view that the digital economy will be the dominant driver of growth in Europe in years to come. According to them, Europe’s economic future will be significantly shaped by the tidal wave of digitalization that is transforming the way we live, … More Guest Blog: Standing out, not stalling out, in the digital age
According to the EY 2018 Nordics Attractiveness Report, Finland leads in the Nordics for the number of FDI projects for the sixth straight year. Our investment environment has been shaped by decisions that have caught the attention of international investors.
The financial crisis and recession hit Finland much harder than the other Nordic countries. Despite healthy growth recently, cumulative GDP growth since 2008 in Finland is 8% behind Eurozone average. Closing the gap would require a challenging 3% annual growth for the next five years. The growth gap compared to Sweden is even bigger – … More Guest blog: Innovating growth after a lost decade in Finland
Wellbeing and well-doing The Runfest is a combination of a walking and running picnic event for all age and fitness levels. Its motto is ‘Liikuttaa koko työhteisöäsi’, which means to ‘move your entire work community’. From the participation fees, one Euro per person per kilometer was donated to charity organizations. This year, Antti Pihlakoski the … More EY Finland successfully participated in the Runfest Helsinki
My name is Huy Bao and I have been in Finland since 2013. I was born in Vietnam but ended up in Finland because I wanted to do a Bachelor’s degree in Lahti University of Applied Sciences; in Business Information Technology. During my studies I experienced an exchange period on the other side of the … More My career journey: from EY Vietnam to EY Finland
I started my career at EY 1.5 years ago in spring 2016, when I worked as a trainee for three months during the assurance busy season from the beginning of January until the end of March. After the trainee-period, I went back to finish my master studies at Aalto University School of Business. Now I … More My path: From Assurance Trainee to Associate and Toledo
When I grew up, my favorite TV show was MacGyver. His curiosity and resourcefulness always made him come up with clever solutions to fix seemingly unsolvable problems or make something out of nothing. With only Swiss Army knife and duct tape as his “weapons”, his practical creativity is something we all could learn from.