Worktrotter: expats in Denmark in the media / Udlændinge i Danmark
Read what the media says about Worktrotter. Some articles are a good excercise for your Danish.
See also the list of Dagmar's presentations about living and working in Denmark.
The Danish newspaper "Berlingske Tidende" lists the book "Business-Dances with Danes" in their Busiiness section among their three book suggestions for leaders. (February 17,2013)
This interview is about how easily Danes can step on the toes of their international colleagues without intending any harm. Dagmar gives three suggestions on how these mishaps can be avoided. More possiblities for misunderstnadings at work between Danes and non-Danes and many hints and tips on how they can be avoided are covered in the book Business-Dances with Danes. (January 22,2013)
Interaction between business partners is a bit like dancing. Stepping on each others toes can have consequences. Shall we dance? The article (in Danish) in the magazine of Dansk Erhverv (the Danish Chamber of Commerce) points to aspects which have been named at the release party of the book Business-Dances with Danes at DanskErhverv and how things can go wrong in business between Danes and non-Danes (in Denmark or abroad) if you are not aware the aspects of the Danish workplace culture. Important for both Danes and non-Danes. (January 16,2013)
Clichés can bring you in trouble, that was the title of the article about the interview (in German) with "Der Nordschleswiger" the newspaper for the German minorty in Denmark. It is very important to know the details about the Danish work culture described in the book Business-Dances with Danes. (December 22,2012)
How can Danish approaches be misunderstood by people from other culture? This was the topic of this interview (in Danish) on TV2 Lorry Lounge relating to the new book Business-Dances with Danes. Dagmar's interview starts at minute 13. (December 5,2012)
Listen to Dagmar's interview (in Danish) about her new book Business-Dances with Danes, which decodes he Danish work culture. Dagmar's interview starts at minute 48:20. (November 29, 2012)
Danska företag varnar för negativ attityd till invandrare
Translation: Danish companies warn for a negative attitude towards foreigners, March 25, 2011
Main news program, Rapport
January 8, 2011
Arrival of the Girlpreneurs
Nov 18, 2009
An introduction to the Worktrotter's Guide
Sept 17, 2009
Getting settled in Denmark isn't as hard as you Fink
Sept 17, 2009
Expats find their spark
February 19, 2009
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Denmark seen with international eyes
The Worktrotter books
For those working with Danes and those trying to find work in Denmark.
This book is also aimed at those Danes who want to become conciously aware of the Danish workplace culture.
Find out how to decode Danish work culture, avoid pitfalls and know how you can bring your messages across when working with Danes.
For current and future newcomers to Denmark.
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