Category: Features

Tactics for Coping With a Recession

Tactics for Coping With a Recession empty construction site at night

In the early 1990s, I was working at an architectural design company, one of the biggest in Finland. The recession that started in Finland in 1990 hit the construction industry hard. In 1994 the unemployment rate in the industry was a staggering 36.7 percent. Our company had to lay off staff, and we desperately needed […]

More AEC Business Ideas, Please

More AEC Business Ideas, Please

Springwise (, a London-based independent innovation firm, scans the globe for the most promising new business ideas with the help of over 15,000 global “Springspotters”. The ideas are compiled and assessed by an editorial team, and the best examples are published to provide entrepreneurial inspiration to readers around the world.

Aging Population as a Business Opportunity

Aging Population as a Business Opportunity retro car vw bus

In the world, two billion people will be 60 years’ old, or older, by 2050, more than triple the number in 2000, according to the World Health Organization. This will be a huge challenge in Western countries, but also a new business opportunity for AEC companies. Here are some ideas for how to start exploiting the […]

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