Anything good about school closures?

Riku Alkio12.3.2020 — I left from Dubai about a week ago. It was the first day of school closure down there. Since that schools have been closed also in the neighboring countries, Bahrain, Saudi-Arabia, Qatar… and now it’s happening in European countries as well.

Work trends 2020: Eyes on employee engagement

Work trends 2020: Eyes on employee engagement

Mira Kekarainen12.2.2020 — The goals and values of companies and people are changing. Design and innovation consultancy company Fjord releases its trend report every year. In the newly published report for 2020 the first big trend is acknowledging the many faces of growth.

Media literacy- What, why and how Seppo can help? Part 2

Media literacy- What, why and how Seppo can help? Part 2

Riika Räisänen6.2.2020 — Media Literacy Week is approaching in Finland, but media literacy is a current topic at any time of the year. As I promised in my previous blog post, we continue discussing media literacy in this second part!

Recruit with a game!

Recruit with a game!

Mira Kekarainen21.1.2020 — If adding gamification to recruitment process seems like a glued on addition, this post will give you something to think about. The benefits gamification can offer to this process have nothing glued on in them.

Media literacy- What, why and how Seppo can help? Part 1

Media literacy- What, why and how Seppo can help? Part 1

Riika Räisänen16.1.2020 — TV, radio, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, Netflix, newspapers, internet... We are constantly bombarded by media content and we don't really know how handle it.

Entertainment economy has changed recruiting processes – What should you know?

Entertainment economy has changed recruiting processes – What should you know?

Mira Kekarainen19.12.2019 — Today nearly 3/4 of employees are millennials who have grown up with video games. Gamification is the norm with this generation. But millennials are not alone with their changed view of the world. We all expect to be entertained. And this applies to work just as well as leisure.

Gamification at work. What's the point?

Gamification at work. What's the point?

Mira Kekarainen21.11.2019 — Whether the goal is to increase sales, employee happiness, effectiveness or recruiting practices, there’s an app or way to do that in a gamified way. And in an increasing amount, that's exactly what's done. But what’s the point?