Five ways your child’s school can prepare them for tomorrow’s world

Five ways your child’s school can prepare them for tomorrow’s world

The pace of change today means schools are being challenged like never before to ensure their teaching remains relevant. How can you as a parent be sure your child is getting the education they need for tomorrow’s world?

Kickstart your tech career at Stockholm’s new centre for digital culture

Kickstart your tech career at Stockholm’s new centre for digital culture

How an original application can get you into a top university

How an original application can get you into a top university

Here’s the secret to landing your first Swedish job

Here’s the secret to landing your first Swedish job

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OPINION: Has Sweden’s prime minister paid the price for his passivity?
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OPINION: Has Sweden’s prime minister paid the price for his passivity?

Sweden's government collapsed on Monday after a vote of no confidence won enough support. The Local's columnist Lisa Bjurwald questions if the vote is the natural result of the prime minister appearing to hand over the reins on crucial issues.

My first impression of Stockholmers: Who are all these well-dressed dads?

My first impression of Stockholmers: Who are all these well-dressed dads?

Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?
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Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?

How to analyse a Swedish housing association’s finances before you buy an apartment
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How to analyse a Swedish housing association’s finances before you buy an apartment

When you buy an apartment in Sweden, you're usually actually buying into a housing association (bostadsrättsförening), and it's crucial to understand the state of their finances to make sure your investment is secure.

Know your rights: How hot is your apartment in Sweden allowed to be?
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Know your rights: How hot is your apartment in Sweden allowed to be?

How to kick-start your Swedish career: Six top tips for job seekers

How to kick-start your Swedish career: Six top tips for job seekers

Thinking of moving to Sweden for work? Here are six expert tips to help you boost your career prospects.

Should foreign workers in Sweden join a union?
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Should foreign workers in Sweden join a union?

Ticks in Sweden: How to avoid them and protect yourself
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Ticks in Sweden: How to avoid them and protect yourself

You know about elk and bears, but in Sweden one of the most dangerous creatures is one of the smallest: the tick.

Discover Sweden: Seven summer towns off the beaten track
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Discover Sweden: Seven summer towns off the beaten track

Readers reveal: What you need to know about life in Gothenburg
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Readers reveal: What you need to know about life in Gothenburg

Five unwritten rules that explain how Austria works
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Five unwritten rules that explain how Austria works

Feeling confused about social etiquette and expectations in Austria? These unwritten rules might help you make a little more sense of things.

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Do I have to varnish the floor? Why moving out in Denmark can be complicated
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Do I have to varnish the floor? Why moving out in Denmark can be complicated

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Covid-19 pass: How much of an outlier is Sweden in not giving vaccinated people extra freedoms?

Covid-19 pass: How much of an outlier is Sweden in not giving vaccinated people extra freedoms?

French phrase of the day: Des trous dans la raquette
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French phrase of the day: Des trous dans la raquette

France