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The ROI of EMBA for the employer

  • 19 Jan 2023
In order to consider the program to be a worthwhile investment for the company, business leaders and HR professionals need to understand the value of the training, and in particular the return-on-investment (ROI) of an EMBA. Read Juho Toivolaยดs blog post what are the long term benefits of the investment and how to calculate the actual ROI of EMBA.

Alumni spotlight: Paula Kilpinen, Henley Business School Finland

  • 5 Jan 2023
Our January alumni spotlight story introduces new Director of custom programmes at Henley Business School Finland, Paula Kilpinen, who is also an experienced Executive coach.

Nobody wants to be a leader but everybody wants to develop leadership skills

  • 22 Dec 2022
The final third of my Henley EMBA journey has now officially kicked off! In the second week of December we spent three days in snowy Helsinki at the new Henley Finland premises. The topic of the workshop was โ€Leadership and Changeโ€, and it was delivered by professor Ben Laker. We were challenged to think critically about the leadership practices in our own organizations, and to develop concrete plans on how these practices could be developed.
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Henley Elective Week interview: Pasi Syvรคnen

  • 13 Dec 2022
Henley Executive MBA Elective Week was held by Dr Peter McManners. Read the interesting interview where Pasi Syvรคnen from Grundium tells how scenario analysis elective gave him tools to test their strategy.

A business case for sustainability โ€“ possible or not?

  • 12 Dec 2022
The last day of November 56 Henley Alumni members gathered around a big topic on every agenda; sustainability. We need to understand sustainability โ€“ not only in companies but also on a personal level, like how to motivate and encourage people to implement it in practice.
Could an Executive MBA be part of your talent and succession planning? - Henley Business School Finland

WANTED: Business Development Manager

  • 5 Dec 2022
We are looking for a Business Development Manager to strengthen our team in Helsinki! In this position, you will have the opportunity to proactively develop new business relationships with individuals and organisations and bring business to life.

My journey to being present – Blogpost of Henley Executive MBA – study trip to South Africa

  • 1 Dec 2022
Anu Laitila spent in October an unforgettable week in Durban in South Africa. The leadership immersion programme organised by Lead with Humanity was an elective module in Executive MBA studies at Henley Business School.
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Coaching@Henley: Episode 1

  • 24 Nov 2022
Coaching@Henley is a brand-new podcast series from Henley Business School! In the first episode, Dr Rebecca Jones is joined by lecturers in coaching Karen Foy and Aboodi Shabi to discuss โ€˜Why research anywayโ€™. The episode finishes with an expert interview with Professor Patricia Riddell talking about neuroscience and coaching.
Becoming a better leader is about becoming a better person - Henley Business School Finland

Becoming a better leader is about becoming a better person

  • 24 Nov 2022
One of things that sets the Henley Executive MBA apart from other postgraduate programmes is the strong emphasis on personal development. It is great to systematically take time for personal reflection that is not focused on work objectives, but rather on balancing my personal needs with the external demands Iโ€™m facing. Identifying and resolving matters that stop you from being a better person are an integral part of the path of any leader who wants to develop.

Twitterโ€™s Musk-era: A defence of remote working

  • 18 Nov 2022
Dr Miriam Marra looks at the impact Elon Musk’s back-to-office policy will likely have on Twitter’s top talent and productivity.
Paula Kilpinen, Director, Custom solutions - Henley Business School Finland

Paula Kilpinen appointed as Director, Custom solutions

  • 15 Nov 2022
Paula Kilpinen has been appointed as Director, Custom solutions at Henley Business School Finland as of 14 November 2022. In this role she will lead the custom solutions business area, comprising of high-impact customised solutions for sustainable growth.

Ten days in Cape Town โ€“ an emotional rollercoaster

  • 15 Nov 2022
The 10-day trip to South Africa was definitely one of the highlights of my Henley Executive MBA โ€“ Global journey so far. We worked actively with a local non-governmental organisation, consulted them on their reputation and helped them in direction setting for the next ten years โ€“ a truly immersive learning experience!