Nice move:

StepStone, provider of total talent management solutions, have announced the acquisition of Webjobb AS, owner of the Statsjobb public sector job board brands in Norway, Denmark and Sweden. The acquisition not only extends StepStone’s public sector recruitment capabilities in Scandinavia, but makes StepStone the clear public sector market leader in Norway following the acquisition of Recruiter Norge in July 2007. …

Read the full article on onrec.

Wow, what a development in these countries! However, there are still some other big players up there:,, (which is, by the way, also part of the Network after having swallowed the complete Danish StepStone presence – try this:

Speaking of the Network: I was right with and careerbuilder. After the acquisition last year, StepStone was short of one Greek partner. They have silently introduced a new one: Skywalker, a very good alternative.