5 Dutch expressions that express the Dutch way of life

21st January 2020

Describing the essence of the Dutch person can be difficult. Various articles and books have attempted to describe the Dutch identity but not reall...

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Dutch law – what’s changing on Jan 1, 2020?

10th January 2020

The Dutch Council has accepted the Balanced Labour Market Act (WAB), which took in force 1st January 2020. This law will introduce impor...

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The importance of becoming multilingual in a global job market

25th November 2019

Knowing another language will have a significant influence for the future of employment as we know it.  With current economic and trade changes, th...

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What Are the Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace?

14th November 2019

Working in a multilingual workplace can improve the performance and the productivity within the company. Read more about the benefits of a diverse ...

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The internet has a language diversity problem

19th July 2019

There are over 7,000 spoken languages in the world, yet the internet is dominated by just 10 languages. But, how does this affect the rest of the w...

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Use your language skills!

9th July 2019

Happy Friday everyone! What a week it has been here at language Matters! We have numerous new job positions in different areas of business rolling...

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

14th June 2019

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 vari...

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How To Get A Job Abroad Before Moving

6th June 2019

The idea of moving to another country as well as finding a new job may seem intimidating. However, there are steps that can help you to reduce the ...

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The elusive foolproof theory of the origin of language

2nd May 2019

Languages play a crucial role in our everyday life. We convey our feelings and thoughts as well as influence others. However, how did we adapt lang...

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Evolution: how the theory is inspiring a new way of understanding language

8th April 2019

Our choice of words can have a vital influence on the development of our languages. Recent studies have shown that it can have an impact on how our...

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