Nikolas Lempiäinen

Recent Posts

5 tips to get promoted by the right blogger

This is a guest blog post by iZettle. The Swedish company iZettle offers a card reader that works with your smartphone or tablet, plus a suite of financial services for the small businesses.

The busiest hours for small businesses (in different countries)

This is a guest blog post by iZettle.

The First 175 Years of the Lapinlahti Hospital And Beyond

The Lapinlahti hospital is the oldest psychiatric hospital in Finland and also one of the first of its kind in whole Europe. Famous ex-residents include the father of Finnish prose Aleksis Kivi and the sister of composer Jean Sibelius. The hospital is currently being renovated with funds of 6,8 million euros. Upon completion the hospital area will become the home of all sorts of makers and doers.

Heartful Yoga - Yoga Wisdom for Your Everyday Life

"The object of yoga is to add vitality to your life, not to consume it."

Kaisa Kärkkäinen radiates warmth in front of her yoga retreat students in Scopello, Sicily. The blue sea glistens in front of the yogis and the hot breeze caresses the skin. The atmosphere is both liberating and empowering – for those used to living an exhausting life jam-packed with stress and obligations the experience can be revolutionary.

Karri Liikkanen - The Spokesperson of Entrepreneurship

Karri Liikkanen is a founding member of the production company Nowhere Boy and the chairman of Helsinki Think Company, the entrepreneurship society of the University of Helsinki. He graduated as a Master of Social Sciences in 2015. In this article he’ll tell us about his encounters with the prime minister of Finland, about his company and why a current account offered by a traditional bank may be a bad solution for an entrepreneur.

Finnish FinTech goes Germany

Helsinki-based Holvi, established in 2011, has devised a new kind of business current account as an alternative to the products of traditional banks. Holvi combines every business management tool an entrepreneur needs, and in combination with the Holvi Business Prepaid Mastercard® card offers a completely paper-free solution to the monthly bookkeeping.

Udumbara – Excellence from Natural Clay

After seeing the assembly lines of China, Eva Spoof returned to Finland and started making ceramics from Finnish wild clay. Now Eva is a part-time entrepreneur in Kallio, Helsinki, where her company Udumbara sells pottery for everyday use.

Business Banking with Holvi - now smarter than ever!

Holvi is a digital current account for your business.
Combined with streamlined bookkeeping and powerful business apps.

Recruiting & Retention Specialist for the Future of Finance

Here’s to all the Makers and Doers out there. Our team is growing and we need a new person to join us and be our internal headhunter. We know that the world of HR is in constant change - that’s ok, so is the financial industry. Managing change and creating something new and unseen is what we do on a daily bases. Our journey goes back to 2011 when Holvi was started by a group of entrepreneurs.

For those who like to spend less time with bookkeeping and more time in the sun!

Hello Makers and Doers!

We have plenty of good news for those who like to spend less time with bookkeeping and more time in the sun!