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How to Successfully Work Across Countries, Languages, and Cultures by Tsedal Neeley

Photo by Christine Roy According to a recent McKinsey Global Institute report, the number of people in the global labor force will reach 3.5 billion by 2030 — and yet there will still be a shortage of skilled workers. The result is likely to be intensified global competition for talent. Rather than assuming we’ll work …

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Spinster Stories – Reza

Reza… I like the name… I remember back in my Persian days when it used to be the name of a king… and if I had ever had an Iranian son I too would probably have called him Reza… and he would have been king of Persia… Not to mention the fact that much later …

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Natural Learning – Just like your Mama used to do it…

All along the long path of over forty years of teaching English and other languages –and learning other languages- I have realised teaching has come a long way and most of all has gone a long way from teaching… Material and support has evolved but the questions and the challenge remain the same… there was …

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Levels of Understanding English

A wartime interpreter used to only need to master only 500 words in the language… those days are over now as war as evolved alongside technology and interpreters will be lucky to get a job with 500 words only… But if all is fair in love and war people needing a second language today will …

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How Morality Changes in a Foreign Language

Fascinating ethical shifts come with thinking in a different language By Julie Sedivy on September 14, 2016 Véalo en español Credit: MATT KENYON Getty Images What defines who we are? Our habits? Our aesthetic tastes? Our memories? If pressed, I would answer that if there is any part of me that sits at my core, …

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Pipplet – Assess Languages Better & Faster

Do you conduct language assessment interviews on Skype or directly in person? The Pipplet app will turbocharge your process! How Does It Work? Pipplet developed a web app dedicated to conducting speaking & writing language interviews online. Candidates connect to the app and are presented with questions and role plays that are carefully crafted to …

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TEFL English Teachers

TEFL English Teachers.com is a Do It Yourself (DIY) TEFL English School. We provide teacher lesson plans, student textbooks with daily homework assignments, exams, attendance grade sheets, You Tube music videos with printable lyric sheets and lots of classroom material such as verb and noun posters.  English Levels 1-12 and Conversations 1-5 are now available …

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33 ways to speak better English – without taking classes

by dilano | Apr 9, 2014 | Smart Learning Strategies | If you’re reading this, I imagine you want to communicate with confidence and competence in English. When we communicate effectively we are able to express our ideas and opinions, share experiences, and build relationships with others. When we struggle to express ourselves, we feel unvalued and insecure. As human beings, we …

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EF English First – Share this job opportunity

Know of someone that’s ready to make a change in their life? Share this job opportunity with a friend who’d like an adventure abroad. http://ow.ly/HuwZ303nPmm

ELTA – A unique platform for every learner of English from all walks of life

New batches starting this September. Choose your preferred course from the options below. Write it down in the comments section. We will get in touch with you for further details. We will analyse your needs, conduct a counseling session and get you registered for the RIGHT course! 🙂 *** Special discounts and offers available *** …

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