Language Learning in the Global World

Language Learning in the Global World

Today we live in the world of communication and networking, where the flow of human and financial capital goes beyond the state borders. What does that mean for individual? Increasing opportunities and increasing challenges – that’s the answer. Among the increasing challenges I would, firstly, mention need for foreign languages …

Learning a New Language – Social Based Activities

Learning a New Language – Social Based Activities

So you are a social butterfly.  The last thing you want is for your language learning to take the way of the hermit. Just because you work solo with a language learning software does not mean you have to lock yourself up in a room as your strategy for acquisition.  In …

Language and Culture Training – The Benefits of Learning to Communicate Across Cultures

Language and Culture Training – The Benefits of Learning to Communicate Across Cultures

Today, more than ever business is conducted in some kind of multicultural environment – at the office or with customers and colleagues abroad. Many companies, however, do not offer their personnel the necessary training to succeed in the global marketplace. Misunderstandings and poor communication are the result. Furthermore, employees are …