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  1. Employee Wellness in the Norwegian Work Culture

    ...often been called the ‘reserved’ Norwegian communication style. This style can be seen not only outside ... classify how businesspeople across the globe communicate differently with one another, which turned into...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 15 2021
  2. Why You Should Post on LinkedIn

    Below is a link to a presentation I recently gave to a women’s networking group about why ... Why You Should Post on LinkedIn communication,intercultural communication,international workplace,LinkedIn...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 6 2016
  3. Working in Norway: Don’t Say “Hello” in the Morning

    I was recently on a website where foreign-born employees had been asked the following question: ... Don’t Say “Hello” in the Morning intercultural communication,intercultural misunderstanding,international...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 6 2017
  4. First Impressions and Foreigners: Which Language Should You Speak?

    ...classroom. At my most recent course – Intercultural Communication in the Workplace – held last week in ... Should You Speak? integration in Norway,intercultural communication,international workplace,Norwegian language...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 17 2017
  5. Integration in Norway: Find Your Tribe

    ...this case non-Norwegians attending my Intercultural Communication at Work course – think about the term ... this case non-Norwegians attending my Intercultural Communication at Work course – think about the term...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 10 2017
  6. Integration at Work: Simply the Best?

    Simply the Best? integration in Norway,intercultural communication issues,living in Norway,working in norway ... could apply to the stereotypical Norwegian communication style. People here are known for speaking plainly...

    Article Working in Norway May 12 2018
  7. Integration: What does it mean to you?

    ...on integrating? At a recent course on intercultural communication, the topic of integration was quickly ... Integration: What does it mean to you? integration,intercultural communicaiton,international workplace,living...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 17 2017
  8. Integration as International Business: Are you the buyer or the seller?

    ...globalization,integration in Norway,integration tips,intercultural commnication,international workplace, Working ... during a recent session of my course, Intercultural Communication at Work, I asked the people there – a...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 6 2018
  9. The Italian Job: Network(ing) Failure at Its Finest

    Failure at Its Finest culture class,intercultural communication,LinkedIn profile,Norwegian business culture ... wronged? Many years ago, I taught an Intercultural Communication course at a business college. In class...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 23 2018
  10. Stop in the Name of Workplace Inclusion

    At a recent course on intercultural communication in the workplace, I had just given my ‘do’s and don’ts’ ... Workplace Inclusion foreign language,intercultural communication,native language, Working in Norway At...

    Article Working in Norway May 6 2016
  11. To Correct or Not to Correct: When Should Native Speakers Speak Up?

    When Should Native Speakers Speak Up? intercultural communication, Working in Norway Foreign language learners ... fact came up a few days ago at an ‘intercultural communication at work’ course, where both native and...

    Article Working in Norway June 9 2016
  12. Techie Talk: Do technical presentations need to live up to their reputation?

    ...there? People attending my course on intercultural communication seem to like discussing this statement ... up to their reputation? communication,competence,intercultural communication,presentation skills, Working...

    Article Working in Norway May 15 2016
  13. Meeting People: What do you tell them about yourself?

    ...tell them about yourself? communication skills,intercultural communication issues,living in Norway,Norwegian ... get from their conversational partner. True communication or just a monologue? I ask, ‘Is that person...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 27 2019
  14. When Rude Isn’t Rude: Norway Scores Third Person Shutout

    A shutout (US) is a game in which one team prevents the other from scoring any points. I teach ... Third Person Shutout integration,intercultural communication,intercultural misunderstanding,international...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 27 2017
  15. Integration: How to Move to Norway

    If you’ve moved to Norway, learn something about Norway. Then tell Norwegians what you’ve learned. ... Norway integration in Norway,intercultural communication,intercultural misunderstanding,international...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 12 2018
  16. Competitive Conversation: Fighting the Phone

    What is it with people and their phones? Picture the scene: You’re at a big work-related dinner ... Fighting the Phone communication skills,globalization,intercultural communication issues,international...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 12 2018
  17. How to Break My Language Barrier

    Patience and Participation: The Keys to the Communication Castle? Over the course of a regular workday ... Break My Language Barrier communication skills,intercultural communication,language barrier, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 23 2016
  18. Beyond Networking: Learn to Ask the Quality Question

    Networking: Learn to Ask the Quality Question intercultural communication, Working in Norway On an average annual ... sessions so that they will become better able to communicate with their counterparts, in turn making the wheels...

    Article Working in Norway June 17 2016
  19. What Not to Ask a Foreigner

    Don’t you miss your familiy? ... Karin Lee What Not to Ask a Foreigner intercultural communication, Working in Norway A recent blog written...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 5 2016
  20. Tell me: What’s the short version of your (working) life?

    Have you ever thought about practicing how to tell someone about what you do at work? When ... English speaking skills,globalization,intercultural communication,international workplace,working in norway...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 15 2017
  21. Integration in Norway: Mimicking or mocking a foreign accent?

    Was I a victim of prejudicial accent bullying? Or am I being overly sensitive and over ... integration in Norway,integration tips,intercultural communication,living in Norway,working in norway, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 1 2018
  22. ‘Why didn’t I get the job?’: Playing the Sympathy Card

    My recent ... Playing the Sympathy Card foreign language,intercultural communication,international workplace,internationalization ... for a Tekna course to improve your on-the-job communication skills.

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 3 2016
  23. Networking Nerves 2: Another Tip Included

    About a month ago I gave a piece of advice regarding how to start a conversation when ... Included Agder konferanse 2017,communication skills,intercultural communication,international workplace,networking...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 20 2017
  24. Understanding the Underground: Why Foreign Speakers Sometimes Can’t Stop Speaking

    “But do you know what: I am convinced that we underground folk ought to be kept on a ... Sometimes Can’t Stop Speaking communication skills,intercultural communication,international workplace, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 4 2017
  25. The Unspoken Yet Real Reason You Didn’t Get Called For That Job Interview

    Called For That Job Interview cv writing,intercultural communication,job search,job seeking,LinkedIn profile ... English. However, even in this informal type of communication, poor spelling and grammar automatically weakens...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 31 2016