Case Rapala: Shifting Focus from Product to Consumer
, Reetta Räty
With almost 50 years’ experience, Aalto EE develops world-class solutions that utilize Aalto University’s multi-disciplinary faculty and approach. We assist you in developing and carrying out strategic transformation. We help you plan and implement highly effective executive development solutions and address current and future business challenges.
Our carefully selected, participatory, and customized learning methods ensure results that last. Our global network of more than 800 professors and experts guarantees that you always have the brightest minds and the latest research at your disposal. We provide you with up-to-date knowledge on leadership and leadership development. Our solutions are based on the combination of solid expertise, customer insight, concrete action, and an experimental approach.
Aalto EE bridges East and West and is ideally positioned to help clients with cross-cultural strategies and leadership development. Customized training programs can be delivered in any location based on the customer's needs and wishes.
customized programs every year
years of experience
professors and experts in a global network
Our extensive customer base covers large and medium-sized organizations all over the world. Most of our customers are large Finnish companies or multinational companies based in Finland or the Nordics. We also work with international and multinational companies based in Asia and operating globally.
Together, Aalto EE, Aalto PRO and Aalto ENT run close to 100 customized programs every year. We have long-term collaborative partnerships with our customers and engage them in multi-phase and intensive solutions. The program is supported by a dedicated team that acts as a learning partner, assists in challenging the client’s thinking, and helps the customer raise internal awareness of the benefits of the program.
Every aspect of an Aalto EE Customized Solution is tailored to meet the needs and expectations of the client – from content (themes and focus) to faculty (professors, external speakers, consultants, coaches), learning.
The themes of our Customized Solutions cover a wide mix of business fields. We start by developing a thorough understanding of the requirements set by the client’s strategic business objectives, and then use that understanding to design highly effective development processes. The solutions can vary from a board-level strategy process to large-scale development programs for the talent potential.
The themes of the Aalto EE Customized Solutions cover a wide mix of business fields, such as
The program is tailored to emphasize selected markets and areas of interest according to the attributes and interests of the group (e.g. innovation and entrepreneurship, impact of digital transformation on customer experience, healthtech innovation boom).
Aalto EE ranked 38th globally in the Financial Times Executive Education overall ranking in 2019 and is therefore within the top one percent of executive education providers in the world. The ranking assures our customers of the world-class quality of our program content, methods, and faculty.
Open enrollment and customized programs are ranked separately in the FT Executive Education ranking. The overall listing is based on the total rating achieved in these two categories. The Financial Times only ranks the top 50 executive education providers. Altogether, some 4,000 institutions offer executive education and MBA programs globally.
We will help you to find the best solution for your organization.