Handbok i välkomnande svenska
Prata med dina utländska kollegor
Sofi Tegsveden Deveaux
- Use mutual cultural and linguistic references to simplify the language.
- Become aware of typically Swedish communication patterns and find ways to get your message through.
- Make your new colleague’s work life easier by creating a tolerant setting that encourages language learning.
- Set up realistic goals for yourself as your colleague, and follow up with concrete and constructive feedback feedback.
Sofi Tegsveden Deveaux, a Swedish language teacher since ten years, shares her experience and best advice for communicating with qualified professionals from all over the world. The book requires no prior experience of language teaching and is designed for Swedish employers and co-workers who meet international professionals at work, at home or elsewhere.
Illustrated by Lotta Sundin
The cartoon-like illustrations by writer and cartoonist Lotta Sundin adds a layer of thoughtfulness.
Lotta knows the importance of good colleagues, especially when you have relocated from another country, and how much a difference just one conversation can make.