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High energy works in an entrepreneurial community, but peace works in the funeral home

Affect research explores how affects, sensory and bodily sensations, are created, and how they have an effect on employees and customers in organisations.
Research & Art
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Kuvassa näkyy workshopin osallistujia. Kuva: Johanna Moisander.

Dean Ingmar Björkman received the prestigious Educator of the Year Award

The award granted by the Academy of International Business was handed out at the Academy’s yearly congress in Copenhagen.
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Kuvassa näkyy Kauppakorkeakoulun dekaani Ingmar Björkman.

Locally-based Haitian social entrepreneurs empower disaster-stricken villagers to rebuild and improve their communities

The Academy of Management Journal has just published a paper titled Collective emotions in institutional creation work, which has been produced at Aalto University School of Business in collaboration with the University of Birmingham. The paper addresses the often overlooked issue of how communities rebuild long after the NGOs have moved onto the next disaster.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Mural for the School of Hope, made from an old U.N. tent

Wider introduction of renewable energy is possible also in Finland

The dismantling of obstacles to decentralised energy should continue.
Research & Art
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Ilmakuva Väreestä ja Kauppakorkeakoulusta. Taivas upean punakeltainen. Kuva: Aalto-yliopisto / Mika Huisman

What does entrepreneurship mean for sustainable development? 3 distinct things, according to EU policy

Mixed meanings may muddy take-aways for firms and national governments
Press releases, Research & Art
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Researchers Salmivaara and Kibler

CEMS Club Helsinki promotes sustainable development

Aalto University’s CEMS Club encourages students to enjoy vegetarian food with the Good Citizen Card.
Studies
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CEMS students standing on the main stairs of the School of Business

Heavy metal music and Finnish identity are deeply intertwined

Academy Research Fellow Toni-Matti Karjalainen knows how Finnish metal music contributes to the Finnish country brand.
Research & Art
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Toni-Matti Karjalainen pitämässä esitelmää.

Dissertation: Transition to a low-carbon energy system is possible

Climate march can make a difference.
Research & Art
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talo, jonka katolle on asennettu aurinkokennot

Professors Carl Fey, Ingmar Björkman and Eero Vaara are remarkable faculty members in the field of International Business

JIBS 50 Years Medals were awarded for Exceptional Contributions to the Journal.
Honoured
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talvikuva Kauppiksen uudesta rakennuksesta

School of Business awarded the Courses of the Year

Selecting the Courses of the Year 2018 started a new tradition, which highlights the high quality and ever developing teaching at the School of Business.
Honoured, Studies
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The photo shows people at the awarding ceremony.

Dissertation: Team entrepreneurship experiences develop students’ abilities to notice and utilise different opportunities in working life

According to the research, understanding and mutual respect develops through working together in teams.
Research & Art
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Laskuvarjohyppääjiä muodostelmassa taivaalla

Espoo with its local partners awarded the Energy Globe World Award

It is one of the most prestigious awards in the energy and environment sector.
Honoured
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Espoon saaman Energy Globe World Awardin vastaanottivat Markku Markkula ja Taina Tukiainen

The ability to communicate effectively is important in conflict solving

Conflict Management was simulated in class at the School of Business.
Cooperation, Studies
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Eri osapuolia edustavat opiskelijat kättelevät CMI:n harjoituksessa

Welcome to the research seminar of Organization and Management

The lectures are open to all and free of charge.
Research & Art
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Ihmisiä avoimella luennolla

Corporate Communication master’s degree student Tiina Mikkonen received a Jane K Klausman Women in Business scholarship

Jane K Klausman Women in Business scholarship is available for women studying a business or business-related subject who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field.
Honoured
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Maisteriopiskelija Tiina Mikkonen sai stipendin menestyksestään kaupallisella alalla.

Content of the Entrepreneurship course “gamified” to make it come to life

Theory comes to life in imaginary case exercises in the candidate course of the entrepreneurship.
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Female students doing case studies in the Learning Centre

Iiris Saittakari’s dissertation among the best four dissertations in international business in 2016–2018

Iiris Saittakari’s dissertation is entitled "The Location of Headquarters: Why, When and Where are Regional Mandates Located?".
Honoured, Research & Art
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Sustainability is an increasingly important part of international business

Companies can work as change agents, Assistant Professor Tiina Ritvala says.
Studies
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Sustainability in International Business -kurssilla piti vierailijaluennon mm. Nesteen yritysvastuujohtaja Kaisa Hietala.

EIASM's and graduate school KATAJA’s cooperative international EDEN course is as popular as ever

The course provides doctoral students with in-depth knowledge and skills for conducting case studies and justifying their choices.
Research & Art
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Tohtorikoulutettavia EDEN-seminaarissa

The starting point in Flipped classroom is the student’s personal learning process

The student and learning are at the centre of teaching, says Assistant Professor Taija Turunen.
Studies
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Opiskelijoita sohvilla