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Design pays off on the bottom line
75% of companies that employ design systematically find that design has a positive impact on their bottom line, shows the Design Delivers survey conducted by the Confederation of Danish Industry and the Danish Design Centre.
Blog: Expats risk loneliness after 4PM
Linda Duncan Wendelboe, Head of DI Global Talent, blogs about expats and the opportunities for social life in Denmark.
Green summit: Sustainability is now a market necessity
International business leaders made it clear during the P4G Summit that sustainability is no longer an option – it is necessary for survival.
Why are Danes so weird?
Expats are tired of being the odd ones out at Danish workplaces, says Director and Founding Partner at Living Institute Heidi Rottbøll Andersen.
Foreign manager: “Danes aren’t as open as they think they are”
Dutch Stefan Segers is head of engineering at Universal Foundation in Aalborg and happy to be working in Denmark, but he does sometimes find it difficult to read his Danish employees.
Companies impress thousands of guests on Culture Night
Many thousands of guests found themselves greatly impressed after visiting the Confederation of Danish Industry on Copenhagen’s Culture Night, where companies showed how their solutions keep Denmark running.
Key indicators: Four-year upswing in cross-border investments
Increasing globalisation and upswing in the global economy also result in growing international investments – which have now been on the rise for four years running. And that’s good news for Danish companies, says Chief Economist at the Confederation…
Danish liquorice genius takes on Finland
A badminton partner was key to liquorice entrepreneur Johan Bülow’s entry into the most finicky market for the salty sweets, namely Finland. This has whet the company’s appetite for more.
DI: Climate proposal will make Denmark a frontrunner in green transport
The government’s proposed climate plan moves Denmark into the fast lane in green transition of the transport sector. The Confederation of Danish Industry supports the government’s goal to phase out cars that run solely on petrol and diesel, but also…
Key indicators: International growth isn’t rubbing off on Danish exports
High international demand hasn’t boosted Danish exports, shows new data from Statistics Denmark.