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Learn One Of These 7 Languages To Boost Your Career Prospects

Learn One Of These 7 Languages To Boost Your Career Prospects

Whether you’re hoping to advance in your current role or seeking fresh opportunities abroad, being bilingual will give you a major advantage over your monolingual colleagues (and rivals!).
Behind The Scenes: Masha

Behind The Scenes: Masha

A Junior Frontend Engineer and Neos alumni, Babbel’s engineering mentoring program, talks to us about making a career switch from the non-profit sector to tech, and explains why she became an LGBTQ+ activist.
Why Language Learning Should Be Your Top Resolution This Year

Why Language Learning Should Be Your Top Resolution This Year

It’s not that weight loss is a bad goal. It’s just that you’re way more likely to stick to this one — and reap the many side benefits that go along with it.
Bilingual Jobs: How Singers Use Language To Make Music Global

Bilingual Jobs: How Singers Use Language To Make Music Global

We speak with two musicians: one who sings in more than one language, and one who’s studying languages to connect with her fans.
Spanish For Business: 18 Phrases To Know When Working Abroad

Spanish For Business: 18 Phrases To Know When Working Abroad

Doing some work in a Spanish-speaking country? Here are 18 phrases you should know, pulled from Babbel’s new Spanish for business course.
Jargon Watch: The Language Of Fashion

Jargon Watch: The Language Of Fashion

Get your vocabulary all dressed up for its runway debut.
On The Clock Around The World: International Work Culture

On The Clock Around The World: International Work Culture

Wherever they take the longest vacations is where I want to be.
Bilingual Jobs: How To Use Language Skills In Your Career

Bilingual Jobs: How To Use Language Skills In Your Career

Looking for a career change? If you learn another language, your options will multiply.
The Culture of Saving Money Around the World

The Culture of Saving Money Around the World

If you’re pulling out more from the ol’ piggy bank than you’re putting in, you might appreciate some international insight into saving money.
Bilingual Jobs: Inside The U.S. Military’s Intensive Language Program

Bilingual Jobs: Inside The U.S. Military’s Intensive Language Program

A U.S. Marine gives us a behind-the-scenes look at how service members are tested for and taught new languages, and how they use them in the field.
How Learning A Foreign Language Makes You Richer

How Learning A Foreign Language Makes You Richer

Among the many benefits of learning a second language: cold, hard, cash.
Bilingual Jobs: How Mental Health Interpreters Make Tough Talks Easier

Bilingual Jobs: How Mental Health Interpreters Make Tough Talks Easier

Discussing mental health can be a challenge, but it’s even more difficult when your therapist doesn’t speak your language. That’s where mental health interpreters come in.
Moving Abroad? Here’s Your Checklist For A Smooth Start

Moving Abroad? Here’s Your Checklist For A Smooth Start

What do you need to keep in mind when you move to a new country? Here’s our moving abroad checklist for any and all future expats.
The Language Detectives: Solving Puzzles With Forensic Linguistics

The Language Detectives: Solving Puzzles With Forensic Linguistics

From the courtroom to the Twitterverse, a look at how forensic linguists use language patterns to solve the world’s mysteries.