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Career advice

54 articles
6 reasons why it’s never too late to learn a new language
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It’s well-documented that children with all their intrinsic learning capabilities have a headstart o...

The importance of an international network (whatever career you are in)
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Traditionally, ‘networking’ refers to building a base of contacts for the professional world, but th...

Transferable skills are key to career success – here’s how to develop them and highlight them on your CV
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Looking for work, or looking to progress in your current role, is not always a straight-forward proc...

Bilingual is better (and here’s why)
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“The limits of my language mean the limits of my world.”– Ludwig WittgensteinLanguage fuels our brai...

11 tips for getting a job without experience
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Everyone who starts out in the working world will encounter the dreaded Permission Paradox: you cann...

Why investing in your language skills is the best thing you can do for your career
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It’s no secret that being fluent in a second language can help you get ahead in your career. Making ...

The 10 most popular GO articles you should have read in 2020
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It goes without saying that this year wasn’t what any of us expected. However, though strange and un...

How to prepare for your future while at home
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Being at home offers you an opportunity to deep-dive into your career wishes and consider the next s...

How to ace a Skype job interview: 6 tips
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In a time when more and more job seekers are willing and able to relocate for their career, video in...

Mind the gap: Why it’s good to take some time off
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“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” – Neale Donald WalschTaking the step from high school ...

Why taking unpaid leave may be the best thing you ever did – and how to best spend it
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It can be truly hard to slow down. But anyone who has spent years at work knows that doing just that...

How to give a great presentation: 10 easy and effective tips
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Whether you’re a seasoned professional, an intern or a student, giving a presentation can be a stres...