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How I Relate to Norwegians

This morning I attended a welcome breakfast for new international workers commencing at the University of Oslo. One of the presenters was a PhD candidate from NTNU in Trondheim and founder of a group called “MondÃ¥”. He gave a talk … Continue reading

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Mind your manners

Even though Norway and Australia are both modern, civilised, Western countries, the two cultures are quite different in many respects. Deciphering these differences can often be as difficult as predicting the weather in Bergen or Melbourne. In this post, I … Continue reading

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