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How To Turn Your Obsession Into Success, According To These Famous Thought Leaders

How To Turn Your Obsession Into Success, According To These Famous Thought Leaders

From fitness to copy-editing, here’s how specialization helped propel their careers and happiness.
6 Questions With Bilingual Parenting Expert Maritere Bellas

6 Questions With Bilingual Parenting Expert Maritere Bellas

We spoke with Maritere Bellas, author of ‘Arroz Con Pollo and Apple Pie: Raising Bicultural Children,’ about growing up in Puerto Rico and the importance of learning a language with your child.
6 Questions With International Foodie Andrew Zimmern

6 Questions With International Foodie Andrew Zimmern

We spoke with Andrew Zimmern, famed chef and Travel Channel host, about the secret to having more authentic travel experiences and the universal language of food.
6 Questions With International Foodie Andrew Zimmern: Transcript

6 Questions With International Foodie Andrew Zimmern: Transcript

As part of our “6 Questions With” series, we asked famed chef and Travel Channel host Andrew Zimmern the secret to having authentic travel experiences and how he communicates in kitchens around the world.
6 Questions With Polyglot Comedian And Activist Eddie Izzard

6 Questions With Polyglot Comedian And Activist Eddie Izzard

We spoke with Eddie Izzard about using language to connect with people, translating comedy and, at one point, human sacrifice.
6 Questions With Former BuzzFeed Copy Chief Emmy Favilla

6 Questions With Former BuzzFeed Copy Chief Emmy Favilla

We spoke with Emmy Favilla about language on the internet, why people like grammar rules and the importance of a style guide with words like ‘manspreading’ in it.
How To Revive A Dead Language

How To Revive A Dead Language

Prof. Ghil’ad Zuckermann is a renowned linguist and scholar originally from Israel and currently based in Australia. He talked to Babbel about strategies for linguistic revitalization and the political issues surrounding linguistic change and preservation.
6 Questions With Fitness Queen Jillian Michaels: Transcript

6 Questions With Fitness Queen Jillian Michaels: Transcript

As part of our ‘6 Questions With’ series, we spoke to personal trainer, wellness entrepreneur and ‘Biggest Loser’ star Jillian Michaels about what it really means to discover your motivation. Here’s the full interview.
6 Questions With Fitness Queen Jillian Michaels

6 Questions With Fitness Queen Jillian Michaels

We spoke to personal trainer, wellness entrepreneur and ‘Biggest Loser’ star Jillian Michaels about what it really means to discover your motivation.
6 Questions With Master Conversationalist Celeste Headlee: Transcript

6 Questions With Master Conversationalist Celeste Headlee: Transcript

As part of our “6 Questions With” series, we spoke with national radio host Celeste Headlee about the art of conversing, why English speakers are some of the worst communicators, and how learning a new language can be one of the best ways to practice listening. Here’s the full interview.
6 Questions With Master Conversationalist Celeste Headlee

6 Questions With Master Conversationalist Celeste Headlee

We spoke with national radio host Celeste Headlee about the art of conversing, why English speakers are some of the worst communicators, and how learning a new language can be one of the best ways to practice listening.
6 Questions With Emoji Scholar Marcel Danesi: Transcript

6 Questions With Emoji Scholar Marcel Danesi: Transcript

As part of our “6 Questions With” series, we spoke with semiotics expert Marcel Danesi about the symbolic nature of language, the significance of the human kiss, the rise of the emoji and why love is the best motivator for learning languages. Here’s the full interview.
6 Questions With Emoji Scholar Marcel Danesi

6 Questions With Emoji Scholar Marcel Danesi

We spoke with semiotics expert Marcel Danesi about the significance of the human kiss, the rise of the emoji and why love is the best motivator for learning languages.
6 Questions With Education And Innovation Leader Tom Vander Ark

6 Questions With Education And Innovation Leader Tom Vander Ark

We talked to the education thought leader about how both technology innovation and global citizenship are critical to the future of education.