Volvo cars where sustainability means caring and consideration

Volvo is one of the safest car brand in the market, which cares for the people and the environment we are living in. The sustainability program in Volvo is called “Omtanke”, which means caring and consideration in Swedish. Volvo wants to protect what is important to of all us. Omtanke – Sustainability program in Volvo […]

Bonus: Gothenberg Cultural Experience

Having done my undergrad at Chapman as well, I was a very active member of Alpha Kappa Psi, the co-ed business fraternity on campus. This experience led me to meet brothers from all majors, backgrounds, and places. Three years out from his graduation, I finally got to visit my AKPsi uncle, Filip, in my Greek […]

Copenhagen

Catching a train from Gothenburg, our final leg of this trip landed us in Denmark! Aquaporin,  a global water technology company dedicated to revolutionizing water purification through the use of industrial biotechnological techniques and thinking, was our first stop. Immediately upon walking in you can’t ignore the architecture of the office. It offers a clean […]

Gothenberg

Our first visit in Gothenberg was at Volvo which in Latin roots means “to roll.” The factory tour consisted of a blue train taking us through one of the cleanest, most efficient body shops, press shop, paint shop, and quality control. This factory only makes to order their vehicles meaning everything has already been purchased […]

DENMARK. The Place to be.

I have been waiting for this place for a long time.  For five years, I have been wanting to go to Denmark.  I had such high expectation of this place.  And it delivered. It was not much about the company visits that anticipated me, but the country as a whole.  According to certain studies, Danish […]

A Breath of Fresh Freedom.

After about walking about 6 miles from one company to another, we were finally free to go.  After all, it was Friday.  I have finally completed a week of Sweden!  Time seems to fly so fast when I am always busy.  Ali gathered the group to eat at the Pelikan.  Although the price was on […]

Back at it again… Stockholm Chapter 2.

After our last day at Lycksele, I was on my way back to Stockholm… I missed you Radisson Blu. Next day, we went on our way to Finland Embassy where we got the gist of the business side of Finland.  As a geographically and historically uneducated student I am, I was surprised to know that […]

My Experience in Lycksele.

After 40 minutes of bus ride, 1 hour of flight after 30 minutes of flight delay, additional 2 hours of bus ride, we finally arrived at Lycksele, a small city northern part of Sweden.  Upon arrival, I noticed how beautiful and untouched by the industrialization. Our lodge faced a beautiful lake.  I did not expect I […]

Customer Centricity as a Marketing Trend

The overall theme of our meeting with Anders Bjorklund, CEO of Zooma, was how to capitalize on good marketing through customer centric views. People want companies to understand what it’s like to be them. They want a company that will treat them exactly how they want to be treated. Can you think of a company […]

Future of Green Energy at Orsted

The future of green energy: Ørsted A/S (formerly DONG Energy) is a power company based in Fredericia, Denmark. It is the largest energy company in Denmark. Through various company visits in Sweden and Denmark, I learnt that companies in the “blackest” industry such as transportation and energy have become more serious and passionate about being […]