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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

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.
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.
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.
Why Language Learning Should Be Your Top Resolution In 2018

Why Language Learning Should Be Your Top Resolution In 2018

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.
7 Tips To Ensure Your Language Learning Resolution Doesn’t Fail in 2018

7 Tips To Ensure Your Language Learning Resolution Doesn’t Fail in 2018

Sticking to your New Year’s resolution to learn a language can be tricky, but it will be much easier if you use these seven tricks.
5 Ways Learning A Language Can Make You Happier

5 Ways Learning A Language Can Make You Happier

We’re all on the pursuit of happiness, and language learning may help us get there. Here’s a look at how you can boost your mood, according to psychology.
Learn One Romance Language, Learn Them All?

Learn One Romance Language, Learn Them All?

Each of the major Romance tongues requires its own period of dedicated study, but knowing one can certainly help you navigate the rest. Here’s a closer look at how much bonus knowledge you get by learning one of them.
Why Hungarian Is So Difficult To Learn (And Why You Should Learn It Anyway)

Why Hungarian Is So Difficult To Learn (And Why You Should Learn It Anyway)

We spoke to one of the owners of the only Hungarian bookstore in the United States about the complexity and the value of this isolated language.