Stockholm identified as tech talent magnet
Stockholm has unique access to high in-demand front-end technology skills and is a net beneficiary of international and national talent. This is according to a report that City of Stockholm and LinkedIn have released.
How to get more women in tech
Sweden is one of the most gender-equal nations in the world, and Stockholm’s booming tech scene has captured global attention. Yet the gender gap is still a global issue – particularly in certain fields, like tech, where women are traditionally underrepresented.
Hidden gems: Finding housing in Stockholm
It’s no secret that finding housing in Stockholm can be a challenge – but it’s far from impossible. And a few insider tips can make it quick work. Expat Mihaela Novac shares her secret approach – and why the suburbs are where it’s at.
How to find work when you're new in Stockholm
People do crazy things for love – things like moving across oceans to a country where they don’t speak the language and have no contacts. So how do those who just happen to end up in Stockholm find work and build their own lives here?
How skilled refugees are landing tech jobs in Stockholm
Four years ago, Rami Sabbagh was facing an uncertain future in war-ravaged Syria. Today, he’s working for Spotify, one of Stockholm’s hottest tech companies. Like many other refugees from Syria and elsewhere, Rami didn’t know how his journey would end, but he knew where he hoped he’d end up.
Why the world's Millennials are moving to Stockholm
Emily Essi, 25, has only been in Sweden for a couple of weeks. In early November she packed her bags and hopped on a plane to Stockholm, with no apartment and no job waiting for her – but every intention of staying.
Housing for foreign talent: collaborative solutions
Tech companies in Stockholm are recruiting like crazy, but many are concerned about where new employees will live. The City of Stockholm is initiating new ways to tackle the issue.