We are a community of local and international people determined to help you optimize your skills and even pick up some new ones.
We also have a great network of entrepreneurs, founders and specialists that facilitate learning experiences.
We are the shortcut that leads you to a successful career. We believe that anyone with the proper motivation and guidance can succeed.
Digital Marketing: does the wand make the wizard?
In this ever-evolving world of digital marketing, there are so many new tools (and technologies) that businesses and marketers are under a…
Mar 17, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
11 things people get wrong about Sustainable Development… and frankly they’ll all shock you.
Sustainable Development. It’s been on my mind a lot recently, after a couple of podcast interviews I’ve done (for example this one with…
Mar 14, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
Five highlights of being part of The Shortcut
So I was with The Shortcut since August 2016 and while I was committed, I wasn’t sure what my level of involvement would be. And boy…
Mar 11, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
Exploring Million Dollar Ideas: Hotmail
Welcome back to Exploring Million Dollar Ideas! My research continues and I have a brand new story of success while I continue my own…
Mar 09, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
Human ingenuity- The most valuable resource of all
Venkata Gandikota, Co-founder and President of The Nordic Frugal Innovations Society (TNFIS) talks about his journey as an expat…
Mar 03, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
Forging a diverse fellowship
The very first line of The Shortcut’s mission says, “The Shortcut is a community driven organisation that promotes diversity as an engine…
Mar 01, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
Exploring Million Dollar Ideas: Flamin’ Hot Cheetos
Red is my colour, it’s fiery, strong, attractive! So I came across this bowl of red Cheetos at work, it looked so, so, so inviting that I…
Feb 28, 2019 / 2min read. Read More
One of our greatest assets is our amazing team of volunteers who help us build and run our activities, logistics and planning.
If you are new to Finland or just want to network with like-minded people you are welcome to join us.
Join the team
If you want to intern with us, you can do so through a project or for a fixed period of time. It is open to people in between jobs, unemployed or for study credit.
Our internships are an amazing opportunity to showcase your talents, test your abilities and learn. As an intern you will have the chance to network and potentially land your next job.
As an intern, your volunteered time will help make our non-profit activities happen and you will be treated as an equal member of our team.