Category: Business

Oslo Innovation Week

Want to innovate like a Norwegian?

Experience Norway’s unique business climate at Oslo Innovation Week this September Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Oslo is Europe’s fastest-growing capital and the key to a more robust, diversified, and sustainable future economy for Norway....

Millennials demand top-notch management

The (digital) natives are restless Jennifer Vessels Next Step During the Oslo Business Forum in March, there were many discussions on characteristics of and how to work with the digital native talent of millennials...

Nordic gender equality

Gender equality in the workplace

What can the we learn from looking at the Nordic countries? Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. An important and practical topic, “Gender Equality in Business: Best Practices from the Nordics,” was sponsored by the Norwegian...

Fjong winners

Rent clothes; reduce waste

Female Entrepreneur of the Year Sigrun Syverud’s Fjong Norge provides access to a trove of new and vintage clothing items Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Sigrun Syverud, 32, founded the future-oriented technology company FJONG AS....

Upfeed's article qualifier

Can software increase freelance efficiency?

Combining lessons from finance, data science, and machine learning, Upfeed’s article qualifier seeks to enhance the marketplace for freelance writers and content buyers Gudbrand Teigen, InnoBørs Innomag.no Downturns in the publishing industry and the...

Norway is Tesla’s top per capita market

With so many Teslas on Norwegian roads, more electic charging stations are needed Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Norway is Tesla’s biggest market per capita. Ten percent of the world’s electric cars are sold in...

Black Hornet up

FLIR Systems makes tiny military drones Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Thanks to an acquired Norwegian startup, FLIR Systems, Inc., was in January awarded a $39.6 million order to deliver Black Hornet personal reconnaissance systems...

Stop talking, start innovating

Achieving success Silicon Valley style Jennifer Vessels Next Step—Silicon Valley & Oslo Talk about innovation is everywhere—in board rooms, conferences, employee meetings, and university classes. In 2019, it is estimated that over NOK 10...

Norwegian economy

Outlook for the Norwegian economy

Oil and industry seem to be picking up, while tourism—especially from America—soars John L. Rogne Chief Economist, Innovation Norway During the last two generations, Norway has become a dual economy—both an oil economy and...

Norsk Titanium

Norsk Titanium in NY

Trans-Atlantic partnership makes quality aerospace parts using additive technology Thor A. Larsen Fishkill, N.Y. If you should visit Plattsburgh, N.Y., in the northern part of the state, you will see a number of high-tech...