Job vacancies surge past one million in new record

20th September 2021

According to recent statistics, the number of vacancies has increased significantly in the past months.  The job market is continuing to recover fr...

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Can computer translators ever beat speaking a foreign tongue?

19th August 2021

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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How do we measure language fluency?

22nd July 2021

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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Hybrid work: How to maximise your in-office days

19th July 2021

With restrictions now easing, lots of companies are planning to return back to the office, having hybrid arrangements. However, after...

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Moving to the Amsterdam Area in 10 easy steps

14th July 2021

Relocating to another city can be a bit of a challenge but also very exciting. If you are thinking of moving to Amsterdam and not sure where to sta...

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Tips and Resources!

30th June 2021

Tips and Resources! Do you have a job interview coming up or are you updating your CV? Follow these key preparation steps to help maximise your ch...

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

29th June 2021

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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Why people will beat machines in recognising speech for a long time yet

8th June 2021

The ability to communicate fluently in all languages is a phenomenal task. One of the reasons this feat is so difficult to realise, is the huge var...

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Working from home: Optimise your work experience

21st May 2021

For the past year, most of us have been working at home and, for the foreseeable future, will continue to do so intermittently. It has therefore be...

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What is the best age to learn a language?

11th May 2021

According to research, the best age to start learning a second language can vary significantly; it depends on how the language is being learned, th...

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