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Andrea

Andrea

We are so happy to introduce you to Andrea. Most of her time she´s travelling the world as International Sales Director for Norway´s premier luxury design hotel, The Thief and the Nordic Hotel & Resort Group. But as a side hustle she is the driving force behind HER Oslo - a part of the fast growing global HER community for women that As We Are Now is lucky to be a part of. Rarely will you meet someone who so gracefully combines grit, kindness, vulnerability and strength. This is a woman to learn from!   _______________ Name: Andrea Belck-Olsen Age: 33 Residence: Oslo...

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Raja

Raja

We heard about Raja Skogland from several people on the Norwegian start up scene before we actually met her. Her reputation as a fierce advocate for entrepreneurs and someone I absolutely should talk to, turned out to be true. What strikes you about Raja is her unapologetic femininity, high energy and passion for what she does, which is helping other start up entrepreneurs to achieve their dreams. We are proud to feature Raja as one of our AW:AN women and to share a little snippet of her life with you here.  __________ Name: Raja Skogland Age: 33 Residence: Oslo Self proclaimed...

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Astrid

Astrid

Our first AW:AN woman we have known for a very long time. In fact, the As We Are Now founder Anette and Astrid both grew up in Tromsø (the city of northern lights north in Norway), and both eventually made Oslo their home base. In her twenties, Astrid was a high flying corporate executive, working long hours and constantly feeling the pressure of delivering better, higher results. Not fulfilled, but still unable to leave her well paid job and career path. Fast forward ten years and Astrid is now one of the most respected yoga teachers in Norway, and the...

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