AI Monday Compendium

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reinventing the way
strategy advisory is done

A new type of advisory company
working at the intersection of strategy, technology, design and circular economy
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WE ARE TAIVAL,
YOUR SHERPAs IN EPIC BUSINESS ADVENTURES

The business landscape is more complex and challenging than ever before. That’s why we upgraded the concept of strategy to meet the demanding needs of today’s digital age.

To navigate the change you need a clear goal, detailed route plan, winner mindset and committed people around you. We don’t just give you the map and say “go”. We’ll be with you all the way.

Founded in 2017 in Helsinki.

STRATEGIC GAME-CHANGERS

Strategic game-changers are the critical initiatives any business can take to succeed. We help you adopt and implement the new methods and mindset as your new strategic superpowers.

Circular
Economy

Identify, plan and execute circular economy initiatives that deliver concrete value as new revenue streams, reduced costs, higher quality and increased customer satisfaction.

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Data Enabled Business

Uncover the new value you can create with the strategic use of data. Gain revenue growth, operational efficiency and improved customer experience via improved use of data.

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Digital Technology

Take your business to the peak by utilizing the most potential digital technologies. Build the capabilities and tools that will accelerate your journey.

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Circular
economy

Identify, plan and execute circular economy initiatives that deliver concrete value utilizing digital technology to enable new revenue streams, reduced costs, higher quality and increased customer satisfaction.

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Data Enabled
Business

Uncover the new value you can create with the strategic use of data. Gain revenue growth, operational efficiency and improved customer experience through new data-enabled business and operating model.​

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Digital
Technology

Explore the possibilities digital technology will provide and take your business to the peak by becoming a digital leader and re-inventing your industry.

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HERE’S HOW WE CAN DO IT TOGETHER

We help you identify, plan and execute initiatives that drive real business value, always in an agile and co-creative way and by utilizing a strong ecosystem of partners to provide leading expertise.

Discover

A Rapid Discovery will provide a clear perspective of how your business will be impacted by the fundamental changes businesses are facing today and where to focus in order to emerge as a winner in the post-digital era.

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Disrupt

An Agile Strategy is a key pre-requisite to succeed in a rapidly changing world as it provides the foundation to steer your business towards future success. Furthermore, it is critical to build the foundation for a successful organizational transformation.

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Deliver

A Multi-speed Operating Model and transformation turns your strategy into action. Being able to execute your strategy with the right structure, organization and metrics is what realizes the plan, both in internal operations and in your ecosystem.

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Discover

A Rapid Discovery will provide a clear perspective of how your business will be impacted by the fundamental changes of digitalization and where to focus in your own roadmap to come out as a winner in the post-digital era.

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Disrupt

With Agile Strategy you can create sustainable competitive advantage that is difficult to copy by your competition. You will also be able to create and maintain more relevant offerings to your customers.

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Deliver

Next-Gen Operating Model turns your strategy into action. Being able to execute your strategy with the right structure, organization and metrics is what realizes the plan, both in internal operations and in your ecosystem.

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Our Stories

Tampereen Raitiotie
Tampereen Raitiotie will start operations in 2021 with the best tram service in the world. To jump-start their journey, they asked Taival to support  defining what this means from a digital services point of view
Puro.earth started a project to create a blueprint for the next-generation digital platform for its marketplace and engaged Taival to help lead and deliver the project.

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Techopolis Strategy renewal
Technopolis was looking to verify and renew its strategy with a clear focus on understanding the market and competitive situation as well as Technopolis internal capabilities and positioning to derive a clear strategic direction for the company.​

StratOps

Getting Ready for StratOps

How can your organization implement the StratOps approach and unlock its value? In this article, Michael dives deeper into the barriers that prevent the organization from adopting the StratOps methodology and outlines the actions to change that.

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Circular Economy

Strategic Dimension of Circularity

A whitepaper that will help you understand the upcoming circular shift, its implications for your business, and what are the steps you should take to stay on top.

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StratOps

Traditional strategy vs StratOps

Our CEO Michael reflects on the traditional strategy process that is not meeting the demands of the current fast-moving world and proposes our StratOps process, that aims to provide companies an ability to change their direction fast and meet the demands of the changing operating environment.

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AI Monday Finland
AI Monday on kerran kuukaudessa järjestettävä verkostoitumistilaisuus tekoälystä kiinnostuneille. Tapahtumasarjan tavoitteena on lisätä tietoa ja rohkaista yrityksiä hyödyntämään tekoälyä.
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Digitally Circular
A bi-monthly networking event to accelerate circular economy development by connecting circular economy professionals, digital experts and business decision-makers to enable and encourage co-ideation and co-creation.
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AI Monday Germany
AI Monday is a monthly networking event for those who are interested in AI. The aim is to share AI-knowledge and encourage organisations to initiate their change journeys.
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our team

Email addresses format: firstname.lastname@taival.com

Michael Hanf
Executive partner
Reko Lehti
Executive Partner
Jouni Hakanen
Executive Partner
Juri Stobbe
Partner, German office lead
Ira Hanf
Senior Advisor, Head of Digital Sustainability Services
Valeriy Neznakhin
Marketing Manager
Tapani Jokinen
Principal Design Advisor
Max Marwede
Senior Advisor
Anne Lange
Junior Consultant
Michael Hanf
Executive Partner
Reko Lehti
Executive Partner
Jouni Hakanen
Executive Partner
Petri Salo
Executive Partner
Juri Stobbe
Partner, German office lead
Ira Hanf
Senior Advisor, Head of Digital Sustainability Services
Tapani Jokinen
Principal Design Advisor
Max Marwede
Senior Advisor
Anne Lange
Junior Consultant
Fernando Centeno
Senior Advisor
Maija Maanavilja
Senior Circular Economy Strategist
Agnes Nappus
Junior Advisor and Marketing Assistant
Pasi Mantila
Chief Growth Officer
Jyrki Suokas
Senior Advisor
Sari Kola
Senior Advisor
Sanna Piha
Senior Advisor

Some of our clients and partners

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