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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.
Jargon Watch: Lawyers And The Language Of The Courtroom

Jargon Watch: Lawyers And The Language Of The Courtroom

A brief guide to legal jargon, from habeas corpus to hung jury.
‘Sliding In On A Shrimp Sandwich’: The Best International Business Jargon

‘Sliding In On A Shrimp Sandwich’: The Best International Business Jargon

International chambers of commerce share their favorite cliché corporate phrases from countries around the world.
Bilingual Jobs: How Social Workers Provide Support Across Languages

Bilingual Jobs: How Social Workers Provide Support Across Languages

We spoke with a social worker who uses her fluency in English and Spanish to make a difference in children’s lives.
Bilingual Jobs: How Language Can Make Nonprofit Work Even More Meaningful

Bilingual Jobs: How Language Can Make Nonprofit Work Even More Meaningful

The executive director of a nonprofit organization tells us how learning 7 languages has enriched her career.
8 Ways To Use Your Language Skills For Social Good

8 Ways To Use Your Language Skills For Social Good

Here’s how to leverage your knowledge of a second language to give back to your community.