Five for Friday: Making and distributing music

November 17, 2017

This week we take a look at how Finnish companies are providing services that help musicians get together and share their sounds.

Five for Friday: Legal and strategic design

November 10, 2017

The word design springs to mind messy sketchbooks, not neatly organised forms and lawful contracts – or does it? Let Finns lead the way.

Five for Friday: Eco clothing

November 3, 2017

Pre-owned clothing and high-quality recyclables – what’s not to love?

Five for Friday: Pitching events

October 27, 2017

Here up north, you can pitch like a polar bear or become a skydiving entrepreneur – and pretty much everything in between.

Five for Friday: Finnish dining goes global

October 20, 2017

Finland is exporting global delight with its culinary endeavours.

Five for Friday: Pet-friendly solutions

October 13, 2017

Animal-lovers will adore today’s five initiatives: healthier pet food, a wildlife conservation NGO and more.

Five for Friday: Beauty and health from nature

October 6, 2017

Beauty may be only skin deep, but the Finnish connection with nature has even deeper roots.

Five for Friday: Location tracking innovations

September 29, 2017

This quintet is putting Finnish location technologies on the map.

Five for Friday: Veggie delights

September 22, 2017

The selection of vegetarian and vegan options in supermarkets has grown remarkably in the past few years. In Finland, some of the alternatives are of local produce.

Five for Friday: Helsinki Challenge

September 15, 2017

From malaria reduction to creating a kidney, this science competition is spurring the curious minds of Finland to find solutions for inequality worldwide.

Five for Friday: Finnish entrepreneurship

September 8, 2017

The Finnish entrepreneur scene is characterised by strong personas with clear dreams and a great passion for their ideas.