How do we measure language fluency?

25th November 2020

How can we measure if we are fluent in a language? It all depends on how you use your language skills: whether it is business or social manners var...

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Can computer translators ever beat speaking a foreign tongue?

18th November 2020

Language skills are still in demand in the workforce. With the newest translation technology, it can be a convenient alternative to use while trave...

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10 Video Interview Tips

5th November 2020

Video interviews are becoming more common during the hiring process. It is therefore important to get the most out of your online interview. Follow...

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When speaking a new language, what matters most is your attitude — not your accuracy

4th November 2020

The fear of speaking a new language can seem very intimidating and can make us feel judged and reluctant to converse. According to a study, the les...

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8 Hacks on How to Be Productive When Working from Home

27th October 2020

After months  of working from home, many of us have now become accustomed to the changes. Although as the “new normal” continues for others, it can...

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Why you might be counting in the wrong language

8th October 2020

The language we speak can have an influence on how we solve and think of numbers. Despite mathematics being a universal language, the way a child’s...

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The huge benefits of working in your second language

21st September 2020

Working in another language can be challenging, however it has a surprising number of positive side effects. Read more about it here.

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The power of language: we translate our thoughts into words, but words also affect the way we think

27th August 2020

Different languages have various ways of describing the world and this in turn affects how we see the world. Read more about it here.

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The Language You Speak Influences Where Your Attention Goes

24th August 2020

According to a research, the language we speak can have an influence on where our attention goes, and how we see the world not only figuratively bu...

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The alphabets at risk of extinction

14th August 2020

Endangered languages are rich with cultural significance, but not from spoken word alone. Often overlooked, alphabets provide huge amounts of insig...

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