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Useful phrases for a job interview

Few prospects get butterflies fluttering in your stomach like a job interview. Scary though it seems to sit down and d...

EF Talks: Louise on how to have an international career that you love

This Q&A is part of a special series of interviews with successful, internationally minded professionals and caree...

How to make yourself more competitive in the job market: 5 tips

Having a good education isn’t enough to land you your dream job in today’s competitive job market – you need the right...

EF Talks: Flavio on how investing in his language skills changed his life and career

The myth that learning a new language – or investing in improving an existing one – is only worthwhile for children ha...

The importance of an international network

Traditionally, ‘networking’ refers to building a base of contacts for the professional world, but these days networks ...

EF Talks: James Mandl – How important is fluency to getting the job?

The suggestion that speaking multiple languages fluently is good for your career has been around for a while, but, in ...

How to find a job with social media: an overview

There are only about three things that are more convenient without the Internet and looking for jobs is not one of the...

6 reasons why it’s never too late to learn a new language

It’s well-documented that children with all their intrinsic learning capabilities have a headstart on the rest of us, ...

Want to work abroad? Here are 12 things you need to do

Working abroad is not only a great experience, but it can also launch your international career and open doors for new...

How to ace an internship: 12 easy-to-implement tips

Internships are a great way to test the waters of the working world, get credits for university or even launch a caree...

11 tips on how to network like a boss

Going to a networking event is a bit like going on a first date. You overthink your outfit choices, you rehearse what ...

8 steps to becoming awesomely comfortable at small talk

At the beginning of almost everything – from friendships, to relationships and careers – there is small ta...