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10 tips for your move to Sweden

Like any other country, Sweden comes with its own laws, regulations and traditions. And honestly, getting your papers in order as newly arrived in Sweden can be quite demanding. Here are ten things to take care of when you move to Sweden. You’re advised to follow the chronological order. #1 Get a residency permit, or renew it, […]

“It all comes down to one thing: overcoming the obstacles”

Today we meet Miguel Ángel, who is Service Manager at ALTEN. He is passionate about sports. Since some years ago, he participates in triathlon competitions. Miguel Ángel’s passion for sports began at a very young age. As a child, he suffered from asthma and his doctor recommended him to practice athletics to strengthen his respiratory […]

Expat guide: Moving to Portugal

If you are planning to move to Portugal you’ll need to set up a few things before you arrive, and upon your arrival. This expat guide helps you discover how to move to Portugal successfully. As Expatica article ‘Managing your move abroad’ points out, the basic things to consider during relocation are visas and permits, […]

ALTEN JAVA School Program

ALTEN JAVA School Program to improve young and talented people’s skills ALTEN Italy is a goal-oriented Company that believes in talented people and wants to offer them the best training programs. For this reason, in order to improve their professional skills and their level of expertise, ALTEN Italy has decided to create a new program, […]

Top 4 industries for Software Engineers in 2019

Top 4 industries for Software Engineers in 2019 It is predicted that 50% of the top 25 highest-paying jobs are in tech development. The demand for people with these skills is predicted to rise exponentially in the coming years. This is clearly great news for Software engineers! So what are the most interesting and dare we […]

Why should you come to work to Finland?

Come to work in Finland… Finland is always near the top of several Quality Of Life rankings. This has become one of the strange things Finland is known for, along with the highest number of heavy metal bands per capita and the sauna! How can a country that is rarely in the news, isn’t famous for […]

Let the festivities begin! Some traditional seasonal foody treats for European expats.

Let the festivities begin! Some traditional seasonal foody treats for European expats. The festive season is a great excuse to indulge yourself with some culinary treats. If you’re an expat in Europe then you are in for a great time. Traditional seasonal foody treats steeped in history are plentiful in this part of the world. Stolichniy salad […]

A fair workplace creates a good working environment

Korea comes searching for Swedish insights At ALTEN Sweden, we are convinced that an equal and fair workplace creates a good working environment. We really believe in it and are continually working for a better gender balance. As well as contributing towards a more equal society, we believe that equality and integration = success! “Our employees’ success is […]

What is Culture Shock and why it’s good for you

What is Culture Shock? Culture Shock is defined as: The feeling of disorientation experienced by someone when they are suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture, way of life, or set of attitudes. Wikipedia It is a common occurrence amongst travellers, and Expats in particular can experience it due to their extended immersion in unfamiliar cultures. The […]