8 tips on how to beat jet lag

Travel tips

8 tips on how to beat jet lag

By on 11/27/2014

Jet lag is a temporary sleep disorder that affects travelers who cross more than three time zones. In layman’s terms: It’s that time when you travel [...]

How the right kind of testing helps English learners

E-learning

How the right kind of testing helps English learners

By on 11/27/2014

Sitting exams is something we've all had to do in the past. Exams and progress tests aren't just for schoolchildren, though. Regular and accurate [...]

Student stories

MOA

MOA - So many new smells, sights, feelings; it’s dizzying

MOA
“I have experienced so much, more than I ever thought I would experience.”

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Student stories

Nadja

Nadja - Life is magical

Nadja
“Life is magical. I don’t think I have ever appreciated every day in my life as much as I do now. And I guess it’s something I have learned by being here, and hopefully something I will bring home with me.”

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Student stories

Sandra

Sandra - Many experiences richer

Sandra
“I knew before traveling that I would probably be a little bit homesick. I also knew that I would regret it my entire life if I didn’t go...”

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Student stories

Denise

Denise - Life in paradise

Denise
“Guys, I live in paradise! Even the way to school is one of the highlights of my day...”

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Student stories

Begonia

Begonia - Oxford love

Begonia
“You know how it is in Oxford. Everything is always so wonderful, even when it rains! I believe that this city is comparable to love…”

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Making eLearning content come alive

By on 11/24/2014

Making eLearning content come alive All eLearning requires content of some kind, right? But what content, how much of it, how presented, how used? Is content ‘king’ or more ‘queen’? Answers to all [...]

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11 things we bet you didn't know about the London Eye

Travel tips

11 things we bet you didn’t know about the London Eye

By on 11/24/2014

The London Eye is one of the city's most beloved (new) landmarks. It offers jaw-dropping views of the city, a welcome break from the city's hustle [...]

EF joins LinkedIn’s Add to Profile Program

By on 11/21/2014

Standing out professionally is one of the hardest things to do in today’s job market; and proving your English is becoming more important than [...]

Travel tips

The power of a ‘cuppa': A tea lover’s guide to London

By on 11/18/2014

There's nothing quite as British as a cup of tea, or as London as 'taking afternoon tea' at one of the capital's delightfully posh tearooms. Although [...]

Career advice

11 tips on how to ace a job interview

By on 11/14/2014

Your CV blew your future employer away, you got an interview and now you need to ace it to get the job. Interviews can be quite intimidating, but in [...]

Travel tips

Pose, snap, “smoast”: An Instagram guide to #London

By on 11/11/2014

Smoasting is to boast about your life on social media, and no other platform does this quite as beautifully as Instagram. It’s the perfect tool to [...]

Travel tips

3 reasons to escape winter (and 5 great places to go)

By on 11/06/2014

It’s cold, windy and wet outside; black winter coats and stuffy red noses as far as the eye can see. Even though hot chocolate, homemade soup and any [...]

Star-spangled manners: American customs made easy

By on 11/03/2014

Even though we know a lot about the US from movies and TV shows, going to America can still be a culture shock. In the second episode of our series about how to make a good impression abroad, we [...]

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