Friendly company webinar


Does culture eat breakfast strategies? How to favor heaven for your employees? How do companies in Norway integrate their workforce? You will learn all of this during the webinar entitled A friendly company organized by the Emic Foundation together with the Norwegian-Polish Chamber of Commerce (NPCC) with headquarters in Oslo on May 26, 2021 on the ZOOM platform.

If you already employ or plan to hire employees from abroad, this event is for you. During the webinar, we will tell you about how to create foreigner-friendly workplaces and what to do to make foreign employees want to stay in your company and in Poland for longer. The main guest of the meeting will be Ewa Danela Burdon - president of the Norwegian-Polish Chamber of Commerce NPCC and the owner of the Perfect Connection consulting company.

Send your application to the seminar:

For additional information, please contact Przemysław Wyciechowski from the Emic Foundation: tel. 798 704 908, Przemysł

Participation in the seminar is free of charge. The link to the meeting will be sent to the participants no later than the day before the event.

The event is organized as part of the project "You have the right to know!" financed by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund.


9:00 am - 9:15 am - connection testing, technical issues, introduction

9:15 am - 10:00 am - Culture eats strategies for breakfast - mini-lecture, Ewa Danela Burdon

10:00 am - 10:10 am - break

10:10 am- 10:50 am– What to do to make foreign employees want to work in Poland? - discussion with the participation of Katarzyna Marszałkowska (Nadwiślański Association of Employers "Lewiatan"), Olena Brykova (Denel Sp. z o.o.) and Przemysław Wyciechowski (Emic Foundation).

Moderation: Ewa Danela Burdon

10:50 am- 11:00 am- break

11:00 am – 11:50 am –This Stranger or one of us? - mini-lecture, Ewa Danela Burdon

11:50 am– 12:00 am– summary and end of the meeting


Ewa Danela Burdon, in Norway for 35 years. Top-Success: 2 sons and one husband.

Activity: President of the Norwegian-Polish Chamber of Commerce NPCC - Owner of the Perfect Connection consulting company - Lecturer for 3rd year students of Scandinavian Studies at SWPS - Author of articles on topics related to enterprise restructuring coaching and organizational culture - Speaker at international conferences and symposia: Multicultural Communication Management and Business Success, or "Culture eats strategy for Breakfast" Social functions: Founder and Charter President of the first International Rotary Club in Oslo - Assistant Norwegian Governorate Rotary - Initiator of the student support project at the Sylhet Agricultural University in Bangladesh. Mentor. She received a Paul Harris medal for her social activities. Odsztalcenie: 3 x Master: Journalism - Political Science, University of Warsaw International Business Management (Executive Master), Business School of Oslo BI. Additional training in Multicultural Communication and Enterprise Restructuring from: Henley College - European Business School, Brussels - European Center of Business Excellence, Leeds, - Hofstedet Center, Helsinki Additional qualifications: Certificate of Supervisory Board member. Accredited lecturer in the field of organizational culture by The Hofstedet Center in Helsinki. A brown belt in karate doshin-kan. Helpful in business J Professional experience: Director of Promotion and International Communication PAIZ (currently PAiH) - Director of International Communication in the ELOPAK concern - CEO of the Norwegian Cooperative Center. Journalist for Polish Radio and Norwegian television TV1.

Since 1998: runs the consulting company Perfect Connection Key Competence: Managing the energy of the crew and the working mood Objective: Improving employee satisfaction, loyalty and commitment ergo mining and "release" the hidden potential of the organization Result: Permanent and measurable atmosphere improvement, increased profit and profitability. Selected clients: SKANSKA - TETRAPAK - FAGOR / - Grupo del Mondragon - WROZAMET - PZL OKECIE - EADS CASA, - Innovation Norway - Hospitals: Diakonhjemmet - AHUS, the largest hospital in Norway - Norwegian Nurses Association. From 2013: President of the Norwegian-Polish Chamber of Commerce NPCC (www.npcc-no). Co-organizer and chairman of the Economic Summit in Oslo with the participation of the King of Norway, His Majesty Harald V.