Transforming learning through collaboration and coaching
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Traditionally, training has focused on the trainer. Splended, the learning design company in Fusion Ecosystem, has understood that it’s all about the learner and how they can adopt skills and become confident in their work. Learn, do and reflect actively to build an optimal environment for learning. Coach rather than tell.
“We pride ourselves on delivering learning experiences that truly make a difference”, says Marjut Sadeharju, the CEO of Fusion Ecosystem company Splended. Our approach relies on collaboration, data collection and modern learning design. We coach the trainer on how to enable learning experiences and thus make a concrete impact on the lives of the participants.
Traditionally, training has focused on the trainer but we at Splended have understood that it’s all about the learner and how they can adopt skills and become confident in their work. We learn, do and reflect actively which builds an optimal environment for learning. We coach rather than tell.
We have carefully selected experts and specialists from the Fusion Ecosystem companies. When they collaborate with Splended, they learn valuable skills such as communication in an international setting, sometimes online, and how to make people learn with a coaching approach. They can further develop their expertise and enabling other people’s learning is a great way to boost their own skills.
We’re excited to introduce you to these exceptional individuals and showcase how their expertise can solve learning challenges and enhance every learning experience. Let’s explore what makes each of them a valuable asset for your organization’s learning and development needs.
Android development guru with University-level teaching experience
Meet Katri Vilonen, our Android development guru from Fusion company Mavericks. With her wealth of knowledge and practical experience, Katri can help teams master teams master the intricacies of Android app development. Her coaching ensures that products not only stay cutting-edge but also become user-friendly and highly efficient.
Katri’s approachable personality, combined with her teaching experience at the University of Applied Sciences in Helsinki, makes her an ideal coach to accelerate learning. We recently collaborated with Katri to design a two-day coaching experience that boosted the confidence of employees at a telecommunications company in using Compose libraries.
From Java to the cloud training: gaining not just knowledge but hands-on expertise
Juho Saarinen is a true Maverick in bridging the gap between traditional Java development and the cloud-native world. His training equips your team with the skills needed to seamlessly migrate and optimize Java-based applications in cloud environments. We’ve worked closely with Juho to create interactive learning experiences that incorporate practical activities into the training, ensuring that your team gains not just knowledge but hands-on expertise.
Learn from the best: Harnessing the power of the Go programming language
For those seeking to harness the power of the Go programming language, Juhana Suhonen from Fusion company Codemate is the ultimate expert. His training sessions empower your developers to create efficient and scalable applications with Go, making them invaluable assets in modern software development. Juhana’s training consistently receives rave reviews, making him one of the top-rated trainers in Splended’s history. Our continued collaboration with him is a testament to his exceptional expertise.
Exceptional leadership and communication in a hybrid setting: Meet our diamond coach
Tom Weckström from Fusion company Coventures is not just a coach but a true leader who has had a profound impact on how we deliver solutions to our customers. He understands that leadership and communication are the cornerstones of successful IT teams. Tom’s expertise helps your leaders build strong teams, foster collaboration, and communicate effectively, ensuring the smooth execution of projects and alignment with business goals. Team members who have experienced Tom’s coaching often refer to him as a “diamond.”
Providing developers product management tools to create superior products
His guidance ensures that your products not only meet customer needs but also drive business growth. Marko’s training provides developers in the consultancy business with product management tools, which improve their opportunities to engage with customers’ teams and create superior products. His collaboration with Aalto University showcases his commitment to learning and innovation.
Delivered an enjoyable onsite learning experience on user acceptance testing: Meet our User Acceptance Testing specialists
Jani Grönman’s expertise in quality assurance ensures that your software products are thoroughly tested and free from defects. His training empowers your QA teams to implement robust testing strategies, enhancing the reliability and quality of your software. Jani’s calm and engaging approach has helped teams at IT consulting firms gain confidence in quality assurance.
Karoliina Airaksinen and Jani Grönman form a power team from Fusion company Hidden Trail, focusing on maintaining the highest standards of quality throughout the software development lifecycle. Karoliina and Jani Grönman delivered an enjoyable onsite learning experience on user acceptance testing to a customer in Oulu.
Creating a lasting impact: Data and analytics for design
Veli-Matti Vikman from Fusion company Mavericks empowers your team to leverage data and analytics for informed design decisions. By integrating data-driven insights into your design process, you can create user-centric products and experiences that set you apart from the competition.
We recently collaborated with Veli-Matti on a Learning Day for a telecommunications company, where he delivered a keynote presentation and workshop that left a lasting impact.
An investment in organization's future success
Continuous learning and upskilling are paramount, we all recognize this. Splended’s trainers bring a diverse range of expertise that can elevate your IT team’s capabilities. From being experts in their respective fields to possessing university-level teaching experience and placing emphasis not only on knowledge but also on hands-on learning experiences, we know we can offer a unique learning experience. Our tailor-made pro-to-pro training and coaching are designed to deliver results from day one.
Investing in training is an investment in the future success of your organization. We understand that combining technical expertise with modern learning design yields the best results for your team.
Stay in touch with us at to discover more about our tailored learning experiences with these industry thought leaders. Together, we can empower your organization to adapt, innovate, and thrive, to build a desirable future now. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to unlock your team’s full potential with Splended’s experts from Fusion Ecosystem companies.
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