• The answer is project-studies! : Learning integration with research and development projects 

      Juvonen, Sanna (International Academy of Technology, Education and Development, 2018)
      Research and development (R&D) projects offer a unique study platform for students in higher education. At their best, higher education studies can be implemented in projects in a way that combines practice-oriented tasks ...
    • Digital Health and Welfare Service Development in an International Multidisciplinary Student Team 

      Ahonen, Outi; Rajalahti, Elina; Tana, Jonas; Lejonqvist, Gun-Britt; Kinnunen, Ulla-Mari; Saranto, Kaija
      Studies in Health Technology and Informatics (IOS Press, 2018)
      The rapid growth of digital health and welfare services demands new competences for health and social care, information technology, and business professionals. This study aims to describe the competences that students have ...
    • Perspectives of early childhood education in India and Finland 

      Adaikalam, Francis; Juvonen, Sanna; Marjanen, Päivi (International Association of Technology, Education and Development, 2018)
      The article introduces experiments based on the project called FINDIgATE (2016-2017) which aim was to view how children’s educational systems work in India and Finland. The aim of this article is to present early childhood ...
    • Game for children to support social skills 

      Marjanen, Päivi; Ojajärvi, Olli; Kumar, Shubham; Kumar, Amit (International Association of Technology, Education and Development, 2018)
      Children learn social and emotional skills from their peers, parents and people with whom they are in contact. According to Vygotsky sociocultural peer group learning is a result of children’s co-operation and interpretative ...
    • Conjoint fMRI method for shortening analysis time 

      Heinonen, Jarmo (Cogent OA, an Imprint of Taylor & Francis, 2018)
      Neuromarketing objective is to understand the functioning of the human decision-making of the brain. The first neuromarketing research was performed by Read Montague in 2003 and Harper Collins added the word neuromarketing ...
    • Myös vanhaan malliin 

      Väkevä-Harjula, Irene (Etelä-Suomen Media, 2018)
      Laurean Hyvinkään kampuksella on pitkät perinteet sosiaalialan koulutuksessa. Jo yli kymmenen vuoden ajan Hyvinkäällä on tarjottu sosionomikoulutusta 1-2 ryhmälle vuosittain.
    • Työnohjaus perehdytyksen ytimessä 

      Korkiakangas, Mailis (Puhtaustieto PT Oy, 2016)
      Perehdyttäminen käsittää kaikki ne toimenpiteet, joiden avulla uusi työntekijä kotoutetaan yritykseen. Perehdyttäminen kattaa tutustumisen työpaikkaan, toisiin työntekijöihin, tapoihin ja työhön liittyviin odotuksiin. Myös ...
    • Considerations for solving the skills mismatch of young graduates and requirements of Business World 

      Guilland, Auli (International Association of Technology, Education and Development, 2018)
      More and more young people are unemployed. Young European graduates face severe difficulties in finding the first job. At the same time, employers have problems in finding the suitable people. Huge expectations are set ...
    • Opportunities of Collaborative Innovation in the Public Sector : Empirical Findings from the Private Sector Perspective 

      Ojasalo, Jukka; Kähäri, Jaakko (International Association of Technology, Education and Development, 2018)
      The purpose of this paper is to increase knowledge of opportunities of collaborative innovation in the public sector from the private sector perspective. Collaborative innovation in the public sector means opening the ...
    • Tactical Service Failure : A Case Study on Public Funding as a Marketing Issue 

      Harviainen, Tuomas J.; Ekström, Maria; Ojasalo, Jukka (Haworth Press, 2018)
      This article analyzes the ways in which public-sector service providers may use service-delivery failure as a way of securing resources. In tactical service failure, an organization tactically delivers nonadequate service, ...
    • Developing portfolio practices at Laurea University of Applied Sciences 

      Nykänen, Anna (European Association for Practitioner Research on Improving Learning, 2018)
      This paper describes the process of developing ePortfolio practices in Laurea University of Applied Sciences. Integrating ePortfolio practices to studies and curriculum has been our objective since 2014. During these years ...
    • Distributed brain networks reflect salary offer in accordance with the prospect theory’s value function 

      Suomala, Jyrki; Hlushchuk, Yevhen; Kauttonen, Janne; Heinonen, Jarmo; Palokangas, Lauri; Numminen, Jussi (American psychological association, 2017)
      Previous studies have found an association between the prospect theory’s (PT’s) value function and the networks in the prefrontal cortex (PFC) and the striatum during routine choice, but little is known about the brain ...
    • Espoon asukasfoorumit pohtivat kansalaisosallistumisen uusia malleja 

      Lund, Virpi (Keski-Espoo Seura, 2018)
      Espoossa toimii seitsemän asukasfoorumia alueiden mukaisesti: Suur-Leppävaara, Suur-Tapiola, Suur-Matinkylä, Suur-Espoonlahti, Suur-Kauklahti, Vanha-Espoo ja Pohjois-Espoo. Kuka tahansa oman alueensa kehittämisestä ...
    • Co-creating and co-developing education in a changing operational environmentNT 

      Lajunen, Hanna; Lehtinen, Mira; Silajärvi, Sisko; Tani, Petri (International Academy of Technology, Education and Development, 2018)
      Finland is currently undergoing social and health care reform and the law preparation is under way currently. This means that in the near future Finland will be going through a huge health, social services and regional ...
    • Valvottu koevapaus ja siihen liittyvä päihdekuntoutus rikoksentekijöiden kuntoutuksessa 

      Rantanen, Teemu; Lindqvist, Minna (Sosiaalipoliittinen yhdistys ja Sosiaalityön tutkimuksen seura, 2018)
      Valvottu koevapaus on uudehko rangaistusmuoto, jossa yhdistyy sähköinen ja muu valvonta sekä eri­laiset tukitoimet. Artikkelissa kysytään, miten valvottu koevapaus ja siihen liittyvä päihdekuntoutus tukevat rikostaustaisen ...
    • A comparison of personality maturity among Japanese youth and Finnish young adult students : a cross-sectional study using Erikson psychosocial stage inventory and sense of coherence scale 

      Niiyama, Hiroe; Kontkanen, Irene; Paarvilainen, Eija; Kamibeppu, Kiyoko (Taylor & Francis Open, 2018)
      Objective: This study aimed to clarify the child rearing improvement approach in Japan by evaluating the ‘Personality Maturity’ of Japanese youth and Finnish young adult students. Methods: The cross-sectional ...
    • Changes in physical and mental health functioning during retirement transition : a register-linkage follow-up study 

      Mänty, Minna; Kouvonen, Anne; Lallukka, Tea; Lahti, Jouni; Lahelma, Eero; Rahkonen, Ossi (Oxford University Press, 2018)
      Background Changes in health functioning over different retirement transitions are poorly understood. This study aimed to examine associations between transition into statutory, disability and part-time retirement, and ...
    • A Small-Firm Perspective on the Benefits of Living Labs 

      Niitamo, Veli-Pekka; Westerlund, Mika; Leminen, Seppo (Talent First Network (Carleton University), 2012)
      Decreasing energy consumption is a global priority and the energy market is in constant change. The search for energy-saving innovations provides an opportunity to initiate a user-centered approach using the living labs ...
    • Living Labs as Open-Innovation Networks 

      Leminen, Seppo; Westerlund, Mika; Nyström, Anna-Greta (Talent First Network (Carleton University), 2012)
      Living labs bring experimentation out of companies’ R&D departments to real-life environments with the participation and co-creation of users, partners, and other parties. This study discusses living labs as four different ...
    • Editorial : Living Labs 

      McPhee, Chris; Westerlund, Mika; Leminen, Seppo (Talent First Network (Carleton University), 2012)
      Welcome to the September issue of the TIM Review. This month’s theme is Living Labs and it is my pleasure to welcome our guest editors, Mika Westerlund, Assistant Professor at Carleton University’s Sprott School of Business ...