Presenting your language skills on your CV

Career advice

Presenting your language skills on your CV

By on 09/29/2015

You know that language skills, especially English language skills, are important for your career, and you have invested in improving your fluency. So [...]

Livable and lovable Vancouver: Infographic

Travel tips

Livable and lovable Vancouver: Infographic

By on 09/29/2015

From its spectacular location - wedged between the ocean and mountains on the west coast of Canada - to its calm and cool cityscape and diverse [...]

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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5 best cities in the world to study English

By on 09/27/2015

Forget about London, New York or Sydney - or at least consider your options. If you're looking to go and study English in an English-speaking country and make a new city halfway around the world [...]

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How to write the perfect cover letter: A blueprint

Career advice

How to write the perfect cover letter: A blueprint

By on 09/25/2015

The jury is still out on which part of a job application process, all the way from networking to writing a CV and acing the interview, is the most [...]

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

Best of the wurst: 6 great spots to celebrate Oktoberfest

By on 09/20/2015

Students in Munich might be celebrating all things Bavarian at Oktoberfest 2015, but there’s no reason why you can’t have your own German gathering [...]

Language learning

Idioms with Isabelle: Nature Idioms

By on 09/18/2015

You might have heard it through the grapevine, so there’s no point in beating around the bush - it’s time for more Idioms with Isabelle, aka the [...]

Language learning

How to learn Spanish faster: 10 tips

By on 09/15/2015

You know that song “Dynamite” by Taio Cruz? Where he sings, “I throw my Spanish in the air sometimes saying, ‘AAAAYYYOOOOOO, NO COMPRENDOOOOOOO.’” [...]

Travel tips

614 million pebbles and more: Brighton Infographic

By on 09/13/2015

Combining the best of London with the easygoing atmosphere of a seaside town, Brighton is one of England's most beloved cities for a reason. Known for [...]

Travel tips

50 things you need to do on your next trip

By on 09/11/2015

You’ve planned, booked and packed, and now your next trip abroad awaits. But with so much to see and do, how can you really maximize your time [...]

Learn one of these 5 languages to stand out

By on 09/08/2015

For most people looking to study another language, English remains the first choice - and for good reason. As the language of diplomacy, business and popular culture, currently spoken by an estimated [...]

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Idioms with Isabelle: Body idioms

Language learning

Idioms with Isabelle: Body idioms

By on 09/06/2015

It’s time for another episode of Idioms with Isabelle - and we hope you’re all ears. This time, we talk about idioms that have to do with body parts - [...]

10 movies that will inspire you to travel the world

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

10 movies that will inspire you to travel the world

By on 09/04/2015

There are different kinds of travel movies - the ones where the main person travels from place A to place B and usually learns an important lesson [...]

Talk like an American: The essentials

By on 09/01/2015

Since living abroad, I’ve learned that there are a few words and phrases that only American English can own. And we Americans are proud of them – similar to how we’re proud of our affection for fried [...]

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