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  • Personal Transportation is being disrupted. That’s the fact.  It’s either an opportunity or threat for your transportation business.

    Personal Transportation is being disrupted. That’s the fact. It’s either an opportunity or threat for your transportation business.

    Let’s make a forecast for year 2020. Yes, I know, forecasting the future is challenging. Big changes in our life rarely are actually consisting one big change but rather series of smaller steps that suddenly surprise us. Typically we’re overestimating the changes happening in the near future and underestimating what will happen on a longer term. And so called black… Read More »
  • Suomeen tarvitaan kasvuyrityksille myös veturiyritystalous

    Suomeen tarvitaan kasvuyrityksille myös veturiyritystalous

    Nykyisin on yleisesti tunnettua, että Suomen talouden kannalta kasvuyritykset ovat erittäin tärkeitä. Sen sijaan vähemmän ymmärrettyä on kasvuyritysten, ns. veturiyritysten sekä exit-markkinoiden dynamiikan vaikutus talouteemme keskipitkällä (alle 10 v) aikajänteellä. Veturiyrityksellä tarkoitetaan tietyn toimialan yritystä, joka kasvaa Suomessa ja joka orgaanisen kasvun lisäksi nopeuttaa innovaatiota ja kasvua ostamalla muita yrityksiä (M&A).   Veturiyritysten syntyminen varmistaisi positiivisen kasvun syklin Verrataan kahta esimerkkiä,… Read More »
  • The  Future of Simulation

    The Future of Simulation

    As we know, forecasting the future 50 years forward is quite difficult. But what about forecasting only 25 years forward? Would that be easier? Well, I've tried. That was back in 1993 when I was one of the European finalists at Honeywell Futurist Competition (see the video). The task was to imagine and write about something happening 25 years later… Read More »
  • Venture Bonsai Alumni Appgyver Gets More Funding

    Venture Bonsai Alumni Appgyver Gets More Funding

    One of the most important issues when accepting capital via equity crowdfunding is ensuring that company is in such a condition so that it can look for more funding in the future. Successful fast-growing companies typically need more than just one crowdfunding or other investment round. A recent success story was recently published by TechCrunch regarding AppGyver Inc., which closed… Read More »
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