Apply for Managers’ Express August 28th-31st 2017

Managers’ Express

This Managers’ Express takes place at Ledarna’s head office, St Eriksgatan 26 in Stockholm. All free of charge.

If you have any questions please contact Magnus at or Mouddar at We promise to respond directly.

To apply you should fit the following criteria:

  • You have been in Sweden for no longer than four years, as asylum seeker or permit of  residence holder
  • You have previously been a manager or run your own company for more than two years
  • You have an academic degree of some sort
  • Your English is good (the program is in English, Swedish is not mandatory)

So are you one of those managers? Are you looking to quickly get knowledge and tools to move closer to a job in Sweden relevant to your talent and professional experience? Then apply to Managers’ Express now! The next occasion is 2nd–5th of May.

Kindly fill out this form including a short personal letter and your CV (in English or Swedish). Twenty-five applicants will be approved and contacted August 23rd at the latest.

Text: Magnus Berg Uppdaterat: 2017-05-08
Application to Managers' Express

Your personal data will be stored and processed digitally in accordance with the regulations in the Personal Data Act. This is for administrative purposes only.
Your personal data will not be transferred to any third party. You may at any time withdraw your consent to the registration or request Ledarna to change or erase the stored information.

Program August 28th-31st 2017

Day 1 (August 28th)

09.00-09.30, Registration
09.30-10.00, Welcome by Annika Elias, chairman at Ledarna
10.00-11.00, Program, expectations, personal introductions
11.00-12.00, Hands-on career advice
12.00-13.00, ...continued over lunch
13.00-15.00, The Swedes, drivers and beliefs
15.00-15.15, Coffee break
15.15-16.30, External immigrant manager, Q&A’s

Day 2 (August 29th)

09.00-09.30, Reflections on Day 1
09.30-12.00, Swedish management
12.00-13.00, ...continued over lunch
13.00-14.00, Swedish management, conclusions
14.00-15.00, External manager, company introduction
15.00-15.15, Coffee break
15.15-16.15, The Swedish labor market

Day 3 (August 30th)

09.00-09.30, Reflections on Day 2
09.30-12.00, Swedish labor laws, basics and soft advice
12.00-13.00, ...continued over lunch
13.00-14.30, External manager, company introduction
14.30-15.00, Coffee break
15.00-17.00, Entrepreneurship in Sweden, hands-on advice by IFS
17.00-18.00, Video recordings, interviews

Day 4 (August 31st)

09.00-09.30, Reflections on Day 3
09.30-10.30, Jobs today and tomorrow
10.30-11.30, Further career advice and summary
11.30-12.30, In the mind of the Swedish recruiter, meet Proffice
12.30-13.30, ...continued over lunch
13.30-14.30, External manager, company presentation
14.30-15.00, The Express mentorship program
15.00-15.15, Coffee break
15.15-16.15, Meet managers att Ledarna
16.15-17.00, Summary, Managers’ Express Certificates

After day 4

Further services from the career advisors, interviews with recruiters at Proffice, company contacts, pitching business ideas with IFS, mentor dialogue, social media networking and promotion, follow-up meetings at Ledarna and more.

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