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  1. Conference Speakers: Do they ever learn?

    ...lose their power or importance’. communication skills,conference,conference speakers,speakers, Working ... create jobs and absorb the increasing number of skilled and unskilled individuals looking for new work...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 28 2016
  2. LinkedIn: Tell the Truth (Please), Part Two

    ...stylized format. ‘It’ in this … CV writing skills,English language skills,foreign language,international workplace ... giving the careful response, ‘Well, yes, I can manage pretty well in most situations, both spoken and...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 28 2017
  3. Are you (at all) interested in what you do at work?

    ...heard, but … communication skills,international workplace,networking skills,professional development,the ... started in. I noticed this time that while many managed to do a fair job of giving more detail about an...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 29 2018
  4. Job Applications: Why Do You Seek Approval?

    ...somewhere into my instruction: Why do you … CV writing skills,english CV,international workplace,job search,job ... reading our application where we tell about our skills and experience for the job at hand. We write with...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 22 2017
  5. Don’t Buzz: How to Avoid Using the Overused When Writing Your CV

    ...your CV/LinkedIn profile. CV writing skills,English writing skills,intercultural communication,international ... possible using professional language that hiring managers will understand. How are they to go forward? They...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 13 2021
  6. The big salary increases come when you change jobs

    ...you’re headhunted for a highly responsible or top management position, your salary can increase a lot. This ... This also happens if you have a very desirable skill set. There are of course also examples of employees...

    Article Råd og tips Nov. 13 2023
  7. How to write a good CV

    ...concrete and highlight your area of expertise, skills and personal qualities that are relevant for the ... worked under a deadline? - How did you/all of you manage to do this, and how did it go? Since you’re a student...

    Article Råd og tips May 9 2023
  8. “Why Do You Want the Job?”: Your Words Lost and Found

    ...sending … application letter,CV writing skills,English language skills,international workplace,job search ... attention of/impress the reader (in your case: hiring manager) similarly, you know from reading enough on the...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 5 2017
  9. No, Really: Why Didn’t I Get the Job? Foreign Speakers’ Need to Be in the Interview Feedback Loop

    English language skills,intercultural communication,international workplace,interview skills,interview technique ... perfect post-interview world, she claims, a hiring manager/recruiter would take the time to give the unsuccessful...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 16 2016
  10. Making New Connections: (How to) Write a LinkedIn Message

    ...increasing number of requests coming … English writing skills,international workplace,job seeking,LinkedIn profile ... and/or e-mail inbox. Have spoken with several managers and recruiters over the past year who say they...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 4 2017
  11. Techie Talk: Do technical presentations need to live up to their reputation?

    ...competence,intercultural communication,presentation skills, Working in Norway “There’s truth in every stereotype” ... they are doomed to failure”, and “when company managers present something technical, they always have...

    Article Working in Norway May 15 2016
  12. What’s your look on ‘Link’?

    ...land a job after finishing school. … CV writing skills,cv writing tips,job search tips,job seeking advice ... survey just put out by CareerBuilder where hiring managers gave reasons for why they had/had not hired job...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 19 2020
  13. How to write a good cover letter

    This is because it’s been claimed that hiring managers/recruiters spend an average of 20 seconds reading ... cover letter. Emphasize your description of the skills you have that make you especially qualified for...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  14. How Not to Get Burned in the Interview Hot Seat

    ...technique,interviewing in English,job interview skills,job interview tips,the Norwegian workplace,working ... about their organization. Have been told by hiring managers that it’s surprising how few people do this before...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 27 2020
  15. Quick Tips for Cover Letter Writing

    ...in these letters – their writers have a lot of skills yet little experience at presenting them in a clear ... something all readers appreciate, especially hiring managers looking through x number of these letters when...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 30 2020
  16. Cover Letter Writing: It’s All About (What) You (Can Offer)

    ...to work with other professionals to improve my skills and knowledge which will allow me to further contribute ... what might be ‘wrong’ in the eyes of a hiring manager reading these letters? (Obvious) Answer: It’s that...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 19 2019
  17. The Unspoken Yet Real Reason You Didn’t Get Called For That Job Interview

    ...their English text correctly, how well will they manage the heavier responsibilities required by a serious ... Experience. One job seeker had been an ‘Execution Manager’, clearly confusing the (potentially violent) verb...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 3 2021
  18. The year that went downhill fast – this is how they experienced it

    ...been like for them: manager, representative, new employee and student. The manager: Have to re-organize ... Kultur- og idrettsbygg Oslo KF, and has 25 years of management experience from having held several positions...

    Article Aktuelt Apr. 29 2021
  19. Paying It Forward: A Culture of Sharing in Business

    ...having trying to schedule a meeting with an HR manager in the region’s largest offshore manufacturing ... services her consulting company could provide. This manager had cancelled several meetings at the last second...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 20 2016
  20. Older Job Seekers: The Painful Need to Leave Your Past Behind

    ...version of their story. Max two pages, most HR managers say. The job search world today I was reminded ... that he feels has shaped not only his professional skills but also his personal character. At my most recent...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2021
  21. Get started with your membership in Tekna

    ...advice on matters of private law Local Tekna branch Managers Membership Membership fee reductions for entrepreneurs ... the various collective agreements here What: Our skilled legal team will be happy to read through your contract...

    Article Råd og tips Aug. 16 2021
  22. What Not to Say to a Foreigner

    ...particular my ‘hard American r’ (the sound I’ve never managed to get rid of no matter how hard I’ve tried after ... doomed. My career light won’t shine because my skills and experience will be kept in the dark through...

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

    ...the lunch table, discussing operations with a manager, sending out compulsory e-mail reports about project ... basis in their language.He knew that his writing skills were poor, and so at the close of each e-mail he...

    Article Working in Norway June 9 2016
  24. Membership benefits from A-Z

    ...over the world Emergency response and crisis management collaboration with Sjømannskirken – The Norwegian ... someone else. How: Go to My Courses here What: Our skilled legal team will be happy to read through your contract...

    Article Råd og tips Aug. 16 2021