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  1. Employee Wellness in the Norwegian Work Culture

    This style can be seen not only outside of the workplace but inside it as well. But ‘reserved’ as compared ... and low-context cultures. Or what could also be called expressive versus reserved cultures. According to...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 15 2021
  2. What is the Norwegian Model?

    ...create predictability, dialogue and trust in the workplace, giving us the tools necessary to deal with differences ... this agreement is so important for Norwegian culture that in 2012 it was listed on UNESCO's Memory of...

    Article May 11 2020
  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 ... biotechnology and climate to oil and gas. The new workplace Lars Olav Grøvik has vast experience from working...

    Article Aktuelt June 21 2021
  4. Business Culture Clash: What’s in a (LinkedIn) photo?

    Business Culture Clash: What’s in a (LinkedIn) photo? business attire,international workplace,LinkedIn ... LinkedIn profile,Norwegian culture,Norwegian workplace,working in norway, Working in Norway People’s preferences...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 8 2018
  5. 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 ... international workplace,management,management skills,working in norway,workplace culture, Working in Norway...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2019
  6. It’s All Good: How to Answer (Exasperating) E-Mails

    ...rather frustrated member of the international workplace that went something like the following: “I’ve ... rather frustrated member of the international workplace that went something like the following: “I’ve...

    Article Working in Norway June 20 2017
  7. When Rude Isn’t Rude: Norway Scores Third Person Shutout

    these newcomers will: ‘…understand Norwegian culture, behavior … Karin Lee When Rude Isn’t Rude: Norway ... intercultural misunderstanding,international workplace,working in norway, Working in Norway A shutout...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 27 2017
  8. Integration: It’s Okay to Talk Your Talk

    ...anxiety,incultural communication,international workplace, Working in Norway When you’re trying to become ... awhile and dipped into their own language and culture in the various media available to us all in these...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 30 2017
  9. Integration in Norway: Find Your Tribe

    ...globalization,integration in Norway,international workplace,internationalization,living in Norway, Working ... humor, food, etc. Know that transitioning from one culture to another is easy for some people and rough for...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 10 2017
  10. Paying It Forward: A Culture of Sharing in Business

    Forward: A Culture of Sharing in Business paying it forward,share culture,sharing culture, Working in ... minutes a day to help out another individual in the workplace, not only will this change our own lives for the...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 20 2016
  11. Working in Norway: The Colleague Conversation

    ...annual performance review,business culture in Norway,international workplace,medarbeidersamtale,working in ... 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
  12. Phone Follow-up: Job Seeking in a Perfect World

    ...international workplace,job search tips,job seeking tips,jobbsøk,jobs in Norway,Norwegian business culture,søke ... 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
  13. Integration as International Business: Are you the buyer or the seller?

    ...several years ago, we used a book called Cross-Cultural Business Behavior by Richard Gesteland. The first ... tips,intercultural commnication,international workplace, Working in Norway When I was teaching at a regional...

    Article Working in Norway Jan. 6 2018
  14. To Correct or Not to Correct: When Should Native Speakers Speak Up?

    Foreign language learners in the global workplace make spoken and written errors in their new language ... Norway Foreign language learners in the global workplace make spoken and written errors in their new language...

    Article Working in Norway June 9 2016
  15. Beyond Networking: Learn to Ask the Quality Question

    ...presentations, etc. about how to understand other people’s cultures, including their norms and values (the reason ... presentations, etc. about how to understand other people’s cultures, including their norms and values (the reason...

    Article Working in Norway June 17 2016
  16. First Impressions and Foreigners: Which Language Should You Speak?

    ...recent course – Intercultural Communication in the Workplace – held last week in Stavanger, Norway, a comment ... Norway,intercultural communication,international workplace,Norwegian language,working in norway, Working...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 17 2017
  17. Integration at Work: Simply the Best?

    If you’ve lived in Norway for awhile, you’ll be familiar with the funny ad campaigns run by ... issues,living in Norway,working in norway,workplace culture, Working in Norway If you’ve lived in Norway...

    Article Working in Norway May 12 2018
  18. Multicultural Meetings: Do you speak up?

    As children, we’re often ... language. Maybe someone at the meeting grew up in a culture where speaking up is encouraged. Or another from ... speak at…your next meeting in the multicultural workplace.

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 22 2018
  19. You Win Some You Lose Some: Non-Native Partners of Non-Native/Native Workers Playing the New Friendship Game

    ...phase of adjusting to living in a new, foreign culture, it’s not always the foreign worker who struggles ... job and who can spend their days at their new workplace with, simply put, something to do and someone...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 24 2016
  20. CV Writing: Don’t Just Be Responsible, Be Active

    Responsible, Be Active cv writing,international workplace,jobseeking, Working in Norway It happened once ... facility …supervised the hiring process for cross-cultural project members …served as a link between the...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 29 2016
  21. The Norwegian Model: It Works

    ...living in Norway,Nordic Model,Norwegian culture,Norwegian workplace,trade union, Working in Norway Why do ... blissfully wrong ideas about Norway and its work culture. How could I have been so ignorant to the fact...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 10 2019
  22. Is this why we all want to work in Norway?

    ...about the country, including its benefits and cultural values, which are rather in line with what I’m ... during salary negotiations and any troubles in my workplace. So in the end, although the concept was new to...

    Article Working in Norway June 9 2021
  23. No, Really: Why Didn’t I Get the Job? Foreign Speakers’ Need to Be in the Interview Feedback Loop

    ...skills,intercultural communication,international workplace,interview skills,interview technique,job search ... eye when you’re speaking. This is because in our culture, doing so makes you more trustworthy in our eyes...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 16 2016
  24. Working in Norway: “Do Norwegians Like Foreigners?”

    Foreigners?” intercultural communication,international workplace,internationalization,living in Norway, Working ... work, contribute to society, learn about their culture and follow their laws. Again, I was trying to encourage...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 11 2017
  25. Norwegian Work Culture

    Norwegian Work Culture Many foreign employees move to Norway in order to work here for either brief or ... have their own unique cultural features which are often apparent in the workplace. As a foreign employee...

    Article Mar. 13 2015