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  1. Empowering International Professionals: "Through Tekna I found like-minded people"

    ...member Ning Zhou. Tema: IKT "Tekna Is a Gateway to Norwegian Society" Ning Zhou, a board member in the Tekna ... network, says the network helped her connect with Norwegian society. Finding a community of like-minded individuals...

    Article Tema: IKT Nov. 13 2023
  2. Hiring Discrimination

    ...is to promote certain political, religious or cultural viewpoints, and 3) the job is important for realizing ... Practices in Public Administration Chapter 5 (in Norwegian) on a party’s right to inspection with regard...

    Article Råd og tips June 22 2023
  3. – Seeing people put their feet up on the desk in front of their boss was a huge culture shock

    Can Norway learn anything from Iranian work culture? After coming to Norway in 2011, Ensieh Khasheh works ... and boss in Norway. – There’s a friendlier work culture in Iran – It’s respectful and friendly, but not...

    Article Tekna Magasinet June 20 2023
  4. What are your rights when either you or your children get sick?

    ...times a year. If you’re placed on sick leave, the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV) will determine ... schedules. – Many people live in performance-oriented cultures where illness is seen only as an irritating disruption...

    Article Råd og tips June 2 2023
  5. Podcast: Working in Norway - A Beginner's Guide

    Ensieh [00:00 - 00:23] One thing that was a kind of cultural shock at the beginning when I moved to Norway ... themselves. But this is something that is seen that culture doesn't exist in other countries. Vibeke [00:38...

    Article Working in Norway May 25 2023 Podcast
  6. Should you ever ask about salary during a job interview?

    Should you wait until you get your employment contract proposal before looking at the salary? ... fact that this topic is almost taboo in Norwegian work culture – with the exception of jobs in sectors...

    Article Råd og tips Jan. 9 2023
  7. Work-Life balance in Norway: Three things you should know

    ...regulations to cultural codes and expectations, this is what you need to know about the Norwegian work culture ... expected. In addition, there is a strong trade union culture present, and workers’ rights are frequently discussed...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 20 2022
  8. Are You Working in Norway…or Wanting to Work in Norway?

    Norway, and how can you understand Norwegians and their work culture? How can you go about getting a job ... foreign-born worker or refugee seeking information about Norwegian working life? If you’re new to the country and...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 13 2022 Streaming
  9. Trade unions in Norway: Four things you need to know

    Norway? Trade unions are an important part of the Norwegian labour market. Here are the basic facts. Working ... most trade unions are part of. These are The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), The Confederation...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 9 2022
  10. Joined Tekna when he didn’t get any vacation pay

    Times, Ali got the chance to write about art, culture and the environment. – It was a fun time where ... manage the place. It was in this bar that I met a Norwegian girl. My first reaction was: Norway – where’s...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 15 2022
  11. A career in Norway

    Rules and regulations Our professional networks - Get to know others who share your interests ... working in Norway? What should you know about Norwegian culture? Learn about the behaviour, norms and values...

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  12. Sky-high growth of digital paper tablet

    ...organizational development head Haakon Knoph in the Norwegian IT company reMarkable. Last year TIME magazine ... NAV (The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration), SSB (Statistics Norway) and the Norwegian tax authorities...

    Article Aktuelt June 21 2021
  13. – A simple country boy from Sunnmøre

    ...who’s passionate about volunteer service, The Norwegian Model and the green shift. Aktuelt Recently, Lars ... states that he’s never forgotten the story of the Norwegian welfare state’s beginnings and growth, and that...

    Article Aktuelt June 21 2021
  14. Is this why we all want to work in Norway?

    ...to work in Norway. Can the Norwegian welfare state and the strong Norwegian labor unions be a part of ... me over until I found a new job. Is it because Norwegians are just nice? Somewhere along the way, the thought...

    Article Working in Norway June 9 2021
  15. Employee Wellness in the Norwegian Work Culture

    Have you heard the one about the Norwegian husband who loved his wife so much, he almost told her? Working ... joke brings a smile to many faces, Norwegians and non-Norwegians alike. Why is this so? Perhaps because...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 15 2021
  16. Remote Work

    ...remote work in 2002. Based on this framework, Norwegian guidelines have been established for starting ... that reflects the organization’s goals, plans and culture. For an employee: Life situation (caregiver, etc...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 1 2021
  17. What is the Norwegian Model?

    ...important piece of the puzzle often called "The Norwegian Model" - a cooperative model that is unique to ... to the Nordic countries. Aktuelt The Norwegian Model gives us the rules of the game for working life,...

    Article Aktuelt May 11 2020
  18. Meeting People: What do you tell them about yourself?

    ...communication issues,living in Norway,Norwegian business culture,working in norway, Working in Norway ... in the middle of telling them how you met your Norwegian spouse when he/she was sitting next to you at...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 27 2019
  19. Working in Norway: The Colleague Conversation

    Consider the Norwegian term medarbeidersamtale. It’s one of those long words where Norwegians stick two ... translated, … annual performance review,business culture in Norway,international workplace,medarbeidersamtale...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 15 2019
  20. Phone Follow-up: Job Seeking in a Perfect World

    If there’s one thing I’d wish for you as a job seeker, it’d be that whenever you called the organization ... job seeking tips,jobbsøk,jobs in Norway,Norwegian business culture,søke jobb,working in norway, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 31 2019
  21. Working and living in Norway

    ...characterizes working life in Norway, what is the "Norwegian Model" and how is the wage system in Norway? See ... See recordings living in Norway,Norwegian culure,seminar,Tekna Forskerne,trade union,video,working in...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 15 2019 Streaming
  22. The Norwegian Model: It Works

    ...rights,living in Norway,Nordic Model,Norwegian culture,Norwegian workplace,trade union, Working in Norway ... gives the reader a brief introduction to how the Norwegian welfare state came about during the second half...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 10 2019
  23. Me, overqualified? How to show you’re not by a long shot

    Have you been on the full-time work hamster wheel and want to get off? Most job seekers give ... writing skills,job seeking,LinkedIn profile,Norwegian business culture,working in norway, Working in Norway...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 22 2019
  24. Relationships Working for You?

    How do you feel about relationship? When you read that question, what probably popped into your ... communication skills,management skills,Norwegian business culture,relationship skills, Working in Norway...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 30 2019
  25. Integration at Work: Simply the Best?

    ...issues,living in Norway,working in norway,workplace culture, Working in Norway If you’ve lived in Norway for ... This phrase could apply to the stereotypical Norwegian communication style. People here are known for...

    Article Working in Norway May 12 2018