Motivation

Bilingual Celebrities: Famous People Who Speak More Than One Language

Bilingual Celebrities: Famous People Who Speak More Than One Language

These bilingual celebrities, athletes, business leaders and politicians are great sources of inspiration for our language-learning pursuits.
Babbel Challenge Week 1: Find Your Community

Babbel Challenge Week 1: Find Your Community

This week, we kick off our Babbel New Year’s challenge by finding our language-learning community and making a commitment to our goals.
19 Reasons To Learn A New Language In 2019

19 Reasons To Learn A New Language In 2019

And if you’ve already made up your mind to learn another language in 2019, what are you waiting for? Skip to the end!
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.
Reboot Your Motivation For Learning In 7 Days: Join Us For Babbel7!

Reboot Your Motivation For Learning In 7 Days: Join Us For Babbel7!

Rediscover your motivation this fall by joining Babbel7, our 7-day challenge guaranteed to jump-start your love for language learning and connect you with a supportive community of language enthusiasts.
Why You Shouldn’t Use Google Translate On Your Trip

Why You Shouldn’t Use Google Translate On Your Trip

Remove the training wheels and connect authentically. You’ll be happy you did.
6 Ways Knowing The Language Saves You Money When You Travel

6 Ways Knowing The Language Saves You Money When You Travel

Don’t be the next victim of the tourist tax. Knowing the language makes for a richer travel experience (and yes, that’s a double entendre).
Quiz: Discover Your True Motivation For Learning A New Language

Quiz: Discover Your True Motivation For Learning A New Language

When the initial buzz wears off, you’ll need a reason to keep going. Understanding your real motivation will be the key to following through on your language goals.
18 Unexpected Perks Of Learning A New Language

18 Unexpected Perks Of Learning A New Language

Sure, you’ll become more worldly. But you probably weren’t expecting to get better at saving money.
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 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 Time Management Pro Laura Vanderkam: Transcript

6 Questions With Time Management Pro Laura Vanderkam: Transcript

As part of our “6 Questions With” series, we spoke with productivity guru Laura Vanderkam about the ‘busy’ trap, the most common misconceptions people have about time, and how anyone can find time to learn a language. Here’s the full interview.
6 Questions With Time Management Pro Laura Vanderkam

6 Questions With Time Management Pro Laura Vanderkam

We spoke with productivity guru Laura Vanderkam about the ‘busy’ trap, the most common misconceptions people have about time, and how anyone can find time to learn a language.
The Best Way To Learn, According To Your Tendency

The Best Way To Learn, According To Your Tendency

Gretchen Rubin’s The Four Tendencies describes learning patterns for four different types of people. Here’s some advice for working with (and not against) your natural disposition.