Reliable AB appointed as employer of the year in Sweden

The yearly competetition where Swedish companies can compete to be the best employer in Sweden has finally ended and WorkInSweden can proudly present the happy winner of 2017 – Reliable AB, slightly ahead of companies such as Google and Spotify. Reliable is the best employer in Sweden! Top 5 Employers in Sweden 2017: 1. Reliable

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‘I can sit in a meeting and hear roosters’

Desmond Wong, 35, from Vancouver, Canada, designs ‘user experiences’ for a living and has had a few unique ones of his own at his company’s unusual office space in Bromma, Stockholm. “Every morning I get off the metro, shed a bit of my urban skin and enter this amazing creative zone in the forest,” says

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‘You have to be active, that’s the whole point’

What if you took a bunch of exciting start-ups and some of Sweden’s biggest companies and put them all in the same place? You would get THINGS, a brand new hub designed to fuse software and hardware and creativity with experience. The Local got an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour ahead of its launch on Thursday evening.

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Sweden should ban free ‘slavery’ job trials

“Asking people to participate in unpaid job trials before they are offered full-time employment is a ruthless way to exploit them and the practice should be banished, writes Leif H√•kansson from Swedish labour union IF Metall for this week’s debate article. “Try working with us for free for a week. We want to see what

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One in four Swedes work at growing companies

Recruitment remains strong at Swedish companies as Human Resources managers report plans for a jump in the number of new hires, especially in the manufacturing sector. Unemployment is expected to dip in Sweden in the next few months, with new figures suggesting that one in four Swedish workers are based at companies planning to hire

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