Coaching & Future Capabilities

Sami Niemelä

Sami Niemelä

Creative Director, Innovation Coach sami@nordkapp.fi +358 50 528 9265

Futures Learning

Unleash your full potential by embedding innovation capabilities into your organisation.

Why?

Many talk about customer-centricity, but only a small percentage of companies actually makes this actionable in their everyday business. And being lean and agile is just the beginning. By embedding design capabilities, we can create new leverage from the skills of individuals, teams and the organisation at whole to deliver on your vision and strategy.

At the top of their game, every company is unique. We do not believe in using ready-made processes and frameworks, but what we know is planning for growth ahead ensures your people are ready to act on the future. We help to master the ambiguity of change by growing your organisation's design maturity and building smarter ways of working by using the tools of design thinking in the everyday.

- New futures insight and strategy direction through qualitative research and customer insight. - Futures coaching to find the purpose and direction for teams, individuals and the organisation. - Creating a shared understanding of what and why through experiments and communication - New products and services New revenue New markets - Sustainable growth in a future-ready organisation

How can we help?

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Sami Niemelä

Sami Niemelä

Creative Director, Innovation Coach sami@nordkapp.fi +358 50 528 9265

Our services

The future of work is based on continuous learning. Make your business more resilient to change.

Design and Futures Coaching

Level up your leadership and product teams with tailored design coaching. We coach individuals, teams and leaders in growing their skills to to thrive in tomorrow’s world.

Future capacity & skills training

We deliver time-boxed business and service design training programmes for non-design teams so they can learn and master customer-centricity in projects.

Organisational transformation

We work with your whole organisation on targeted design experiments to optimise your ways of working and structures reinforcing your purpose and values.

Organisational change made together.

ING Group

ING Group

Hands on design methodology training, innovation and design sprints.

NS International

NS International

Design methodology training for internal growth teams to with our own coaching framework.

Telia

Telia

Experience vision as the beacon in organisational transformation.

VR

VR

Designing the digital future of the train traveling experience for Finnish National Railways

Get going

Build more innovative services through:

  • Design coaching for teams and individuals to uncover new skills and better collaboration
  • Strategic coaching for leaders and leadership teams to ensure your team, competences and skills match your vision of the future

Future proof your organisation through:

  • Tailored training for non-designer teams to teach them the design and business thinking tools relevant for their jobs
  • Workshops to understand and align the skills, capabilities and purpose of your teams
  • Holistic ways of working and methods codified into a playbook that is distinctively yours, and from your organisation.

Bridge your visions to actions by:

  • Conducting qualitative research to understand the real blockers for change within your organisation
  • Conducting lean and measurable experiments to understand and change the behaviour and narratives inside your organisation
  • Collecting the holistic ways of working and methods codified into a playbook that is distinctively yours, and from your organisation.

Our team & coaches

Timo Mashiyi-Veikkola

Timo Mashiyi-Veikkola

Strategist, Researcher and Service Design Coach

Gala Jover

Gala Jover

Service Design Coach

Matti Mölsä

Matti Mölsä

Head of Business Development, Europe

Walter de Bruijn

Walter de Bruijn

Design Director

Monika Zych

Monika Zych

UX designer

Sami Niemelä

Sami Niemelä

Creative Director, Innovation Coach

Alex Charlton

Alex Charlton

Service and Experiment Design Coach

Heikki Savonen

Heikki Savonen

Senior Service designer

Satu Anttonen

Satu Anttonen

Lead Designer

Sonja Krogius

Sonja Krogius

Lead Designer

Joni Jalkanen

Joni Jalkanen

Lead Designer

Mika Lindstedt

Mika Lindstedt

Business Design

Joost van der Kuil

Joost van der Kuil

Would you like to know more?

We're happy to help you discover new, meaningful growth. Let’s talk.

Foresight & Strategy Direction

Virpi Vaittinen Head of Strategy +358 40 736 7384

Products & Experience

Ari Heinonen VP, Growth and Business Development +358 50 386 6348

Coaching & Future Capabilities

Sami Niemelä Creative Director, Innovation Coach +358 50 528 9265

International Growth

Matti Mölsä Head of Business Development, Europe +358 40 727 3094

Talks & Media

Sami Niemelä Creative Director, Innovation Coach +358 50 528 9265

General Inquiries

Juhani Haaparanta Managing Director +358 50 487 1509
Ilkka Haavisto Business Development Director +358 40 511 9038

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