250 essential Swedish concepts, events and insights
Are you new in Sweden or considering moving to this Nordic country? This practical guide is designed to help you smoothly navigate working life in Sweden. It’s the book that has been missing to help bridge the cultural and language divide, explaining what you need to know and what you can expect at Swedish workplaces.
Boost your professional confidence by familiarising yourself with Swedish business & social etiquette.
Learn about Swedish holidays and traditions and the impact they have on the business calendar.
Discover the underlying values which shape Swedish society and form the basis of unwritten codes and communication.
Fast forward your adaptation to your new working environment by learning about local habits.
Know your rights and responsibilities as an employee and learn what organisations and public authorities can assist you.
In a simple A-Z format, this handbook is essential reading for your first year in Sweden.
Anne Pihl, originally from Ireland, moved to Sweden in 1998 and now works as a relocation consultant, helping expats to settle in their new culture. Sofi Tegsveden Deveaux is Swedish by origin and teaches Swedish and Swedishness to international professionals in Stockholm.