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.
Create an alter ego and unleash your hidden potential
What if you could create an alter ego that would allow you to have more confidence, preform at a higher level and accomplish things that…
Jun 28, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
Clueless about creating a successful personal brand?
You are not the only one!
Jun 13, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
Never Mix Substances, You Might Unexpectedly Wake Up In Finland…
You are not in a relationship with a Finn, you don’t work for Nokia and… you come from Switzerland. So, W*T*F* are you doing in Finland…
Jun 01, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
The Catalyst program, my agent of change
In front of the door that leads to the offices of The Shortcut there is a ping-pong table on which, for many days, lay a yellow book with…
May 28, 2019 / 2min read. Read More
Venturing into the startup world: Be present and curious
In Conversation with Oskari Tempakka, CEO of Wave Ventures, the first student-run Venture Capital Fund in the Nordics and the biggest one…
May 22, 2019 / 4min read. Read More
Dracarys: Leadership Styles and Game of Thrones
“If you play the game of thrones, you win or you die,” so Cersei told Ned Stark way back in season 1. Since then we have seen seven more…
May 18, 2019 / 12min read. Read More
Volunteer for our events
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.
Visit The Shortcut Lab
The Shortcut Lab is a community and training center with the vibe of an alternative home. Our Lab is the place where to expand your learning experiences and networks through activities we run, such as workshops given by startup doers, inspirational talks and clubs organised by the members of the community.
The Shortcut Lab is a space open to any curious mind ready to learn and expand his or her learning horizons.
You can come here and work, ideate, network, dream big or get inspiration from other like-minded individuals and why not, not so like-minded too. The Shortcut Lab is a place for you to create and propose, we want to hear your ideas, no matter how crazy or out of this world they may sound.