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5 TIPS TO SUCCESSFULLY SCORE A REMOTE JOB

As an interest in remote jobs increases, and more and more of us aspire to be Digital Nomads, the lifestyle is becoming more competitive.

Sep 25, 2018 by Matt

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17 BUSINESS ENGLISH IDIOMS, EXPRESSIONS AND PHRASES THAT ANYONE IN BUSINESS SHOULD KNOW

Business English and General English have much more in common when it comes to idioms, expressions and phrases. For non native speakers, it is essential to understand some of the most familiar express

Aug 20, 2018 by Lee

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BERLIN RISING: EUROPE’S NEXT BIG MULTILINGUAL JOB MARKET

Are you one of the sought after candidates who speaks more than one language? Here´s why you should consider Berlin your next destination...

Aug 7, 2018 by Guest Blogger

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INTERNATIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE AND HOW IT BOOSTS YOUR CAREER

International work experience can often be the difference between two strong candidate, as well as being both personally and professionally rewarding.

Aug 3, 2018 by The ELJ Team

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CV ADVICE: EUROPEAN RESUME VS UK RESUME

European resume experts often have to have some alternative advice prepared for those wanting to work in the UK...

Jul 27, 2018 by The ELJ Team

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GETTING A JOB WITH A DISABILITY (INFOGRAPHIC)

As anyone currently looking for employment knows, job seeking is an activity that required patience, persistence and self-belief.

May 31, 2018 by Matt

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50+ FASCINATING LANGUAGE FACTS YOU NEVER KNEW

Are you an avid traveler? An expat? A polyglot? A translator? Whoever you are, you no doubt have an interest in other cultures and languages. 

Mar 27, 2018 by The ELJ Team

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THE DANISH WAY OF LIFE

Danish people's perspective on life is perplexing to some. This article should give you a crash course into Denmark and its lifestyle.

Mar 22, 2018 by Guest Blogger

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HOW TO MAKE NEW FRIENDS WHEN YOU MOVE ABROAD

Making friends as an expat can be not only a tough task but an intimidating one too. Moving to a foreign country has enough complications as it is

Mar 14, 2018 by Matt

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JOBS FOR LANGUAGE STUDENTS

Whether you’re studying a language at an undergraduate, masters or PhD level, you’ll no doubt be thinking about what your job prospects will be when you graduate.

Mar 5, 2018 by Matt

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FIVE COMMON VIDEO CV MISTAKES TO AVOID

If it's your first video CV then it's easy to slip up. Standard CVs might provide employers with a snapshot of your academic achievements, but they can’t convey your personality and passion.

Jan 31, 2018 by Matt

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3 GRADUATE-LEVEL JOBS THAT CAN SATISFY YOUR TRAVEL BUG

Many graduates today are torn between starting their careers and earning a decent wage, and the opportunity to see the world before they’re tied down with work.

Jan 3, 2018 by Matt

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OFFICE BEHAVIOUR AND ETIQUETTE AROUND THE WORLD

Heading off to work abroad is undoubtedly exciting. You get to meet new people, experience life in a different country and put your language skills to good use

Dec 12, 2017 by Matt

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GUIDE TO FIND SCHOLARSHIPS IN EUROPE

Here are some resources and tips on how to find opportunities. Before packing your suitcase, check out the main things to consider!

Nov 16, 2017 by Fanni

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WORK EXPERIENCE WHILST AT UNIVERSITY: IS IT ESSENTIAL FOR YOUR FIRST JOB?

Going to university is seen by most as an adventurous and exciting period in life, as well as a transitional period which sets you up for the rest of your life

Nov 8, 2017 by Guest Blogger

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THE EASIEST LANGUAGES TO LEARN IF YOU SPEAK ENGLISH

The easiest language to learn is often the one you're most familiar with. Here are the three languages that you already know a bit of even if you don't know it.

Oct 25, 2017 by Matt

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WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER WORKING IN A STARTUP

Working for a startup has its cons but there are many reasons why many people are turning there backs on the corporate zombie lifestyle.

Sep 19, 2017 by Matt

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10 WAYS TO TRAVEL AND MAKE MONEY WITH YOUR LANGUAGE SKILLS

Travel and make money. Sounds like an advert for your dream job, right? Well nowadays these two things can feasibly go together in the modern world...  

Sep 6, 2017 by Matt

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FROM BILINGUAL TO POLYGLOT TAKES A WHOLE LIFETIME

Irina explains her own personal experience of being a ployglot and discusses the complexities that so often get overlooked.

Aug 24, 2017 by Guest Blogger

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THE SECRET BROTHER OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE

It's not a thing that most of us know, but English language has a brother among Germanic languages that sounds so similar to it. Get to know more about it in this article!

Aug 15, 2017 by Saul

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