Norwegians are not all the same!

When I describe Norwegian behaviors

I am often told

That Norwegians are not all the same

That differences exist in their behaviors

For a foreigner

Norwegian emotional feedback may look something like this



For Norwegians themselves

It may be a different

This is how a Norwegian may perceive another Norwegian from Northern Norway

Someone from "Sørlandet" may look a little more like this


It all depends on where you stand

And on your own perception

"The lens through which your brain sees the world shapes your reality. If you can change the lens, not only can you change the way your brain perceives behaviours, but you can change the way people relate to cultural differences." - Julien S. Bourrelle


Source: "The Social Guidebook to Norway"

By Julien S. Bourrelle

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