Integration Program Business Lead 2016
for Educated Asylum Seekers

Program Overview

The Business Lead Program is a unique integration program for educated asylum seekers with mutual benefits for both the asylum seekers themselves and for Finnish business in general.

 

The program consists of four live modules addressing the Finnish and European business landscape and organizational culture, strategic leadership, finance and a sales- and service mindset.

 

The participants in the program also have access to a mobile learning service developed by Funzi and will have the opportunity to take part in Entry Point Mentoring arranged by the Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce. The program will end with an internship in a Finnish company.

 

The aim of the program is to introduce and integrate educated asylum seekers into Finnish working life.

 

The program is delivered in partnership with Hanken & SSE Executive Education, Hanken School of Economics and the mobile service company Funzi.

 

The program starts in May 2016 ending Fall 2016.

Program Overview

The Program is for educated asylum seekers who are looking to take their first steps into Finnish working life and work comfortably in English.

 

The program requires asylum seekers to have a higher education degree or at least 3 years of higher education studies as well as relevant work experience.

 

Application for the Business Lead Program 2016 is now closed.

Program Overview

The program partners are Accenture, Agency Leroy, Ajatar, Amcham Finland, Camaleonte, Dazzle, Elisa, EY, Etera, Federation of Finnish Financial Services, Fennovoima, Fingrid, Finnish Red Cross Blood Service, Folksam, Fortum, Hanken & SSE Executive Education, HUMLOG / Hanken, IBM Finland, Iwa Labs, Juuriharja Consulting Group, Kallio Elementary School, Kone, Konecranes, Lumi Accessories, LähiTapiola, Microsoft, Miltton, Nokia, Ramirent, Roschier, Seedi, SOK, SOL Palvelut, Supercell, Elo, Valmet, Varma, Virala, Wapice and Wärtsilä.

Quick Facts

Program delivered by:

Hanken & SSE Executive Education, Hanken School of Economics and Funzi

Program includes:

Live and mobile learning, mentorship and internship

Application criteria:

Higher education degree (or at least 3 years of studies) and English language skills

Accepted program participants:

40 from 10 different countries

Program Starts:

10 May 2016

Program Company Partners:

40

Program funded:

By program partners

Contact Us

Contact our team to learn more about program.

Kaj Åkerberg

Kaj Åkerberg

+358 400 419 987

kaj.akerberg (a) hankensse.fi

 

Johanna Korpia

Johanna Korpia

+358 400 240 946

johanna.korpia (a) hankensse.fi

Business Lead 2016 Partners

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