CCI Seminar: Interview techniques and tips - putting your best self forward Monday June 19. 2017 at Litteraturhuset (OPEN)

To register below within June 15th, 2017

Competence Center for Immigrants (CCI) is going to arrange a new job-seeking seminar on Monday 19. June 2017. Job seeking is the act of looking for employment. The immediate goal of job seeking is usually to obtain a job interview with an employer which may lead to getting hired. Knowing how to handle interviews is obviously the key to landing a job. This time the seminar speaker Lene Rutle will give some useful interview tips to the audience. Lene Rutle is a senior career advisor and recruiter in the recruitment company Frontica Advantage. She held two successful job-seeking seminars for CCI in 2015 and 2016 which were well-welcomed by the audience.

Seminar Agenda:


  • 17:00 - 17:30 Registration and simple food serving
  • 17:30 - 17:35 Introduction to CCI and IMDi Project, Dr. Xinli Wang
  • 17:40 - 19:30 "Interview techniques and tips - putting your best self forward", Lene Rutle, Frontica

The seminar will be given in English and is free of charge. Simple food will be severed. This seminar is a part of the CCI project financially supported by Norwegian Integrerings- og mangfoldsdirektoratet (IMDi).

All participants are required to register below.

Seminar Report: Employment Protection in Norway – How It Works

The second CCI seminar was held on 15th November 2016 at Litteraturhuset. The topic of the seminar was about the Norwegian Working Environment Act (Arbeidsmiljøloven) with the title: Employment protection in Norway – how it works? It was a part of the CCI project in 2016, supported by The Directorate of Integration and Diversity (IMDi) and managed by CPN.

Despite it was a cold Tuesday evening, there were still 50 people gathered at the seminar. In addition to pre-registered 47 participants, 7 more persons dropped in. Most of the participants were immigrants. The ethnic background of the participants spread over 17 different countries.