How to start a business in Sweden

Starting a Business in Sweden – Tips for Non-Swedish Entrepreneurs

Do you think about starting your own business in Sweden? In this post, you find tips how to get started and personal experiences from my business journey as a foreigner in Sweden. How to start … Read more

Talking to Swedes – Conversation Etiquette, What to Do & Avoid in Sweden

Swedish chit-chat etiquette Basic unwritten rules and norms to know when you talk to a Swede, in private situations or at work. Don’t interrupt. They won’t interrupt you. Don’t think Swedes are not listening or … Read more

Reasons Why Swedes Don't Want to Make Friends with You

3 Reasons Why Swedes Don’t Want to Make Friends with You

You have moved to Sweden. You have spent a couple of weeks or even month in this beautiful country. You found an apartment to live in, a job or university where for your studies. But … Read more

Being an Immigrant in Sweden

15 Signs You’re an Immigrant in Sweden

You have chosen to live in Sweden, at least for a while. You want to commit to the country and its people. There are a few changes in life as well as thoughts, observations and culture shocks you will experience after having spent some time as an immigrant in Sweden.

Why Sweden is a great country

5 Reasons Why Sweden Is Simply Amazing

Are you thinking about traveling to Sweden? Or do you consider moving there for a while, for studies or work? But you don’t know exactly whether Sweden is the right country for you? In case … Read more

Making friends in Sweden

How to Make Friends in Sweden – What to Do & Avoid

According to some polls, Sweden is the worst country to make new friends. And yes, Swedes can seem a little reserved or even cold. But once you understand their culture and social norms it becomes … Read more

Find jobs in Sweden, where and how

Jobs in Sweden – Where & How to Find Work

Are you looking for a job in Sweden? Here are a few tips how to find the right Swedish workplace for you. Benefits of the Swedish workplace Swedish companies are known for their employee-friendly working … Read more

Annual leave days and parental leave in Sweden

Annual Leave Days in Sweden – 5 Weeks of Vacation

If you consider working in Sweden, you might be surprised about how many annual leave days Swedes have. Vacation/holidays when you work in Sweden 25 days off According to law you have yearly (at least) 25 … Read more

Flirting and Dating in Sweden

Flirting in Sweden – (Weird) Flirting & Dating Culture in Sweden Explained

Swedes live in a culture, where, before marriage or even sexual intercourse, the two prospects ideally conduct certain interactions in order to display and assess one another’s mate- or date-ability. This process is internationally know … Read more

Working in Sweden – 10 Things You Should Know About Swedish Business Culture

Learn the benefits (and drawbacks) of working in Sweden or for a Swedish company. Things to know when you are at work in Sweden Apart from weekends, holidays and sick leave days, Swedes go to … Read more