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EF Talks: Louise on how to have an international career that you love
5 min read 5 min

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

EF Talks: Flavio on how investing in his language skills changed his life and career
4 min read 4 min

The myth that learning a new language – or investing in improving an existing one – is only worthwhi...

10 reasons to take a “smart vacation”
3 min read 3 min

If you’re a young professional in today’s fast-paced world, you know that work doesn’t stop at the o...

EF Talks: Matt on how to find a career that makes you truly happy
7 min read 7 min

This Q&A is part of a special series of interviews with successful, internationally-minded profe...

10 reasons to take a gap year now
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gap year _(_gæp jɪr)nounan amazing way to win at lifea period – often before, during or after univer...

Q&A with EF Global Intern Maria Chiara
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A native of pretty Padova in Northern Italy, Maria is a cookbook enthusiast and wannabe interior des...

5 dream internships you wish you had
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Taking your first steps into the workplace can be a challenge, and it’s made much easier when you ge...

EF Talks: James Mandl – How important is fluency to getting the job?
5 min read 5 min

The suggestion that speaking multiple languages fluently is good for your career has been around for...

How to improve your LinkedIn profile: 11 tips
5 min read 5 min

You’re ready to take your career to the next level – and LinkedIn is one of the best tools around to...

Avoid these 10 mistakes when working internationally
2 min read 2 min

When working abroad or in teams with people from all over the world, it’s absolutely essential to re...

8 steps to becoming awesomely comfortable at small talk
3 min read 3 min

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

Learn one of these 5 languages to stand out
4 min read 4 min

For most people looking to study another language, English remains the first choice – and for good r...