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  1. Salary

    ...organizations provide full pay in accordance with internal schemes or collectivebargaining agreements. State ... equivalent to the time period they were present in the workplace. If a salary remains unpaid If an employer cannot...

    Article Råd og tips Dec. 19 2022
  2. Changing jobs makes sense

    ...effects can be large and long-lasting for the workplace environment, because it is often difficult to ... Employers will want to avoid major differences internally between employees working at the same level of...

    Article Råd og tips Nov. 25 2021
  3. – A simple country boy from Sunnmøre

    ...belief in defending The Norwegian Model in the workplace. – Long ago people had to help each other because ... language group to the Cancer Society and various international organizations. Through my engagement in these...

    Article Aktuelt June 21 2021
  4. Opinions

    ...subjects and keep these subjects at a high international level. Maintaining a high level of domestic ... domestic research activity along with extensive international cooperation is important for the quality and capacity...

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  5. Don’t Buzz: How to Avoid Using the Overused When Writing Your CV

    If English is your ‘L2’ (second language), don’t fall into the trap of using superficial buzzwords ... writing skills,intercultural communication,international workplace,jobseeking,LinkedIn profile, Working in...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 13 2021
  6. Older Job Seekers: The Painful Need to Leave Your Past Behind

    Since we’re so often told that all of our previous life experiences have formed us into the individuals ... we’re actively looking for a new job. international workplace,job search,job seeker,Norway,older job...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2021
  7. Application Letter Writing: A Little (List) Goes a Long Way

    ...letter. cv writing,English writing skills,international workplace,jobseeking, Working in Norway In my most ... daily basis, especially if we’ve been at the same workplace for a long period of time. And yet in a job-seeking...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 11 2021
  8. CV Writing: Don’t Just Be Responsible, Be Active

    ...responsible for at your last job? cv writing,international workplace,jobseeking, Working in Norway It happened ... hadn’t found the cure for cancer at their former workplace (an exaggeration, but only to make a point), they...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 10 2021
  9. ‘Why didn’t I get the job?’: Playing the Sympathy Card

    My recent article about not getting the first job I ever interviewed for in Norway triggered ... foreign language,intercultural communication,international workplace,internationalization,interview skills,...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 8 2021
  10. ‘Why didn’t I get the job?’: Our Need for Post-Interview Answers

    Even though it took place a good many years ago, I still remember my first interview in Norway. ... the job you really want is yours. career,international workplace,interview skills, Working in Norway Even...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 7 2021
  11. When Your Foreign Best Isn’t Good Enough: Transferring Higher Education Across Borders

    ...your new country. career,higher education,international workplace, Working in Norway I am using the strong ... had published several academic articles in international journals. But he refused to accept this insulting...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 6 2021
  12. Interview Poker: The Danger of Keeping Your Cards (Too) Close to Your Chest

    While a job interview should be a lively, interesting conversation between two professionals ... communication,intercultural communication,international workplace,interview skills, Working in Norway This...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 4 2021
  13. Remote Work

    ...performed at a different location than a traditional workplace. Råd og tips The most common location for Tekna ... employer at a location other than the organization’s workplace, for example in the employee’s home. Reasons for...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 1 2021
  14. Whistleblowing in the Workplace

    Tekna’s legal department Whistleblowing in the Workplace As an employee you have the right to reveal information ... about unethical or illegal conditions at your workplace. Hired workers also have the right to report these...

    Article Råd og tips Feb. 28 2021
  15. Reorganization and downsizing

    ...arbeidsgiver Råd og tips When changes are made to a workplace that affect employees, there are several requirements ... a change in market forces, need to restructure internal work tasks, new areas of investment, reassigning...

    Article Råd og tips Feb. 26 2021
  16. Working Overtime While Living Abroad

    ...who have an affiliation with Norway and whose workplace is usually in Norway, we would normally conclude ... which the country’s regulations are to apply in international employment relationships. However, there are...

    Article Råd og tips Feb. 21 2021
  17. Working in Norway: The Colleague Conversation

    ...performance review,business culture in Norway,international workplace,medarbeidersamtale,working in norway,working ... start using colleague conversation in the US workplace. Would it fly? Probably not. But don’t worry about...

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

    Follow-up: Job Seeking in a Perfect World international workplace,job search tips,job seeking tips,jobbsøk ... to follow up my attempt to get a job at this workplace. I exaggerate, I know. And being oversensitive...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 31 2019
  19. The Most Common Mistake CV Writers Make

    ...equipment Project documentation Communication with international customers/vendors You might be thinking that ... good at and what you’d like to do at your next workplace. How could it, when you’ve painted yourself with...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 29 2019
  20. Good Boss Bad Boss: What Have You Had?

    Have you ever heard this workplace saying? ‘With a bad boss there are no good jobs, and with a good boss ... Have You Had? international workplace,management,management skills,working in norway,workplace culture, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2019
  21. So, You (Think You) Have a Bad Job?

    Are you working in Norway? Sometimes wishing you weren’t? That working life might be better ... (Think You) Have a Bad Job? employee rights,international workplace,labor union,working in norway,working in...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 4 2019
  22. Are you (at all) interested in what you do at work?

    Are you interested in what you do at work? If so, are you able to tell someone else about why ... skills,international workplace,networking skills,professional development,the Norwegian workplace,working...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 29 2018
  23. Competitive Conversation: Fighting the Phone

    What is it with people and their phones? Picture the scene: You’re at a big work-related ... globalization,intercultural communication issues,international workplace,networking skills,working in norway, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 12 2018
  24. Business Culture Clash: What’s in a (LinkedIn) photo?

    People’s preferences about what’s professional or not never cease to surprise me. Was running ... business attire,international workplace,LinkedIn profile,Norwegian culture,Norwegian workplace,working in...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 8 2018
  25. Working in Norway: What’s your added value?

    Have we in Norway (over) enhanced becoming an entrepreneur as the only way to make it in business? ... your added value? innovation in Norway,international workplace,start-ups in Norway,the Nordic Model,the...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 19 2018