Aarni Heiskanen

Aarni Heiskanen, a Finnish construction innovation agent, is hailed as a Top 100 influencer in construction. Aarni has been a pioneer in computer-aided design, he has co-founded a business software company, and worked as a certified management consultant. He runs AE Partners, a business development company. Aarni holds a master's degree in architecture.

3 Ways to Cut Manufacturing Costs manufacture

3 Ways to Cut Manufacturing Costs

Although many other nations are gaining ground, the United States remains the world’s top manufacturing country. We produce more goods and services than any other nation, and as you can imagine, this high production rate costs money. In fact, according to the National Association of Manufacturers, it is 20% more expensive to manufacture in the […]

BIM from the Business Perspective – Revealing Survey Results BIM-survey

BIM from the Business Perspective – Revealing Survey Results

BuildingSMART Finland published in August 2013 the results of the national survey on Building Information Modeling. The results are especially interesting for two reasons. Firstly, Finland has a reputation of being the global BIM leader. Secondly, the same survey template has been used in the UK, New Zealand, and Canada, which allows us to make […]

How 360 Degree Feedback Helps Strengthen Employee Engagement 360-degree-feedback

How 360 Degree Feedback Helps Strengthen Employee Engagement

Feedback is extremely valuable in business as everybody can benefit from it. Companies ask customers for feedback in order to improve their services, while feedback is provided by CEOs and executives to help workers boost confidence to meet their financial requirements. In other words, feedback is a mechanism that helps companies recalibrate behavior and increase […]