Why you should 'grab a chair' on Stockholm's tech scene
The Local · 12 Oct 2016, 16:09
Published: 12 Oct 2016 16:09 GMT+02:00
It’s no surprise that top international talents are setting their sights on Stockholm as they look for the next step in their careers – or simply a higher quality life.
“It’s nice to see people go into the right jobs for the right reasons, not just financial reasons,” says Ioana Voicu, a Romanian software engineer who since February has worked at pioneering podcasting service Acast in Stockholm.
“Children get free education here, both parents get parental leave, and I feel a greater level of independence here. When you have this kind of support, you don’t need to base your job choice solely on the income.”
This article was produced by The Local in partnership with Invest Stockholm.