Within the third installment of our standard Guru Highlight sequence, we sat down with Eva Saarelma, our Advertising and marketing and Investor Relations Challenge Supervisor.
Eva is a brand new guru, having solely joined the group just lately. Raised on her father’s farm in Heinola, a small city in Finland, she subsequently moved to Helsinki, earlier than settling in Porvoo. Her love of nature stays. Discover out extra about Eva under.
How lengthy have you ever been a part of the EstateGuru group?
It’s been three months now.
What’s your mission at EG?
I’m working as a advertising and investor relations undertaking supervisor. Possibly you may inform from the size of my job title (laughs) that I’ve plenty of tasks. I’m liable for our Finnish advertising, which suggests I would like to draw new buyers and debtors in Finland and in addition strengthen the Finnish EstateGuru model.
EstateGuru’s key values are growth-orientation, boldness, freedom, honesty, willpower, and empathy. Have you ever skilled these values within the firm and which one is your favorite?.
Hmm, that’s an excellent query, as a result of I actually like all of them. And I believe if a few of them have been lacking, I wouldn’t be right here. In truth, that’s one purpose I got here to work right here. I actually like that the corporate is rising and that the numbers are so good, and that we’re all very good to one another, however I believe empathy is essential, and I actually really feel it.
Excellent. That kind of results in the following query, which is, what do you want most about your job for the time being? I do know it’s early days…
It’s very good to be in contact with our buyers as a result of that basically is a brand new expertise for me in my work profession, as I haven’t performed it earlier than. And I haven’t labored with investing earlier than, so I actually take pleasure in that half as nicely. Maybe as a result of it’s a little bit bit troublesome for me.
What do you do in your free time? What are your quirks and what makes you, you?
I actually take pleasure in doing issues that some individuals would possibly assume are nerdy, like geocaching. Individuals are at all times asking me what I’m doing in my spare time and I’m like, yeah, I’m primarily at house or out in nature or geocaching, they usually’re like wow, that feels like a nerd pastime! However I actually take pleasure in it. It’s nearly like a poker site, however it’s worthwhile to be hiding someplace, and folks type of see what you’re doing. I additionally love swimming and taking part in PlayStation. These hobbies are an excellent stability for work.
In the event you may give some recommendation to individuals who want to be part of EstateGuru, what would it not be? Why ought to distinctive skills be part of EstateGuru?
I believe it’s best to if you happen to’re in search of new challenges, and also you’re considering, I actually like my job now, however there’s something lacking. I had that situation in my earlier work. I preferred my work, however I felt that there was one thing lacking. I believe EstateGuru is now filling that house. EstateGuru is a superb place for you if you’re bold and wish to have your concepts actually heard. At EstateGuru, suggestions is at all times welcome and innovation is inspired.
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