Business Trip to Sweden
Business language – English
NEVER BE LATE!
Do not show emotions during negotiations
Swedes think that rules apply universally
They often introduce themselves with their first name only
Titles are not important in Sweden
Swedes like to establish relationships on an informal level
Swedes tend to stay farther apart when conversing than many other countries
Avoid speaking with your hands in your pockets
Keep your hands in full view
Respect to knife in the right hand and fork in the left.
Finish everything on your plate
When offering a toast looking from those seated on your right to those seated on your left before taking a sip