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Can language apps replace face-to-face language training?

Language Apps More Popular Than Ever by Teva Serna If you are interested in learning languages and have done some research on how you can get started, chances are you have already come across various online language learning websites and mobile apps. Language apps have become a highly popular way to learn languages. With over… Read more

How Learning Languages Benefits your Business

How Learning Languages Benefits your Business (even though everyone speaks English) by Teva Serna It’s a well-known fact that English is the international language of the world, and the official language of business for all international markets. Managers and directors across sectors know and use English, not only because they are expected to, but because… Read more

Benefits of Blended Learning

  Blended Learning: Can it Help Your Organisation? Blended learning is a term used with much frequency when it comes to potential solutions for training teams and large numbers of employees. But what does it really entail? And is it actually effective? In essence, blended learning combines traditional face-to-face tuition and training with remote and… Read more

The Rise of Scandi Languages & the Key to Work-Life Balance

  Why ‘Everyone’ is Learning a Scandi Language Since Denmark was named the happiest country in the world in 2013, and Nordic Noir TV and film has gained not only a huge cult following, but a huge mainstream following, with the transmission of Forbrydelsen (The Killing) in 2011, Cactus Language Training has seen a significant… Read more

Cactus Language Becomes an Official Exam Centre for SIELE

  Cactus Language becomes an Offical Exam Centre for SIELE If you are an organisation that needs Spanish speaking employees or an individual that needs to prove their level of Spanish for workplace reasons then you will want to consider the benefits of taking the SIELE exam – online, adaptable, uniform and flexible. Check here… Read more

Surge in Professionals Learning German

German Course Uptake Increases by 30% Year on Year Back in June 2016, after the Brexit result, we talked about the possibility of Germany becoming the new UK. With its low unemployment rates, low cost of living, and its tolerant policies, Germany looked set to attract those who were previously considering a move to the… Read more

Top 5 Languages to Improve Your Employability in 2017

Improve Your Employability in 2017 While English is widely acknowledged as the language of international business, academia and tourism, having two languages, if not three, is a must if you wish to improve your employability and engage on an international platform. As nations from all over the world encourage their young people to not just… Read more

How do I Measure ROI for Language Training?

How do I Measure ROI for Language Training? Do you have a language training budget but are not sure how to justify it? Are you trying to get approval for language training but do not have the numbers to back up the request? Have you seen language training bring benefits but have no tangible evidence… Read more

What is Language Training for Specific Purposes?

What is Language Training for Specific Purposes? And why you may need it. Communicating in a second or third language in the work place is routine for millions of people across the world. Whether your role involves instructing, negotiating, informing, serving or clarifying, the necessity to do this in another language is now common place… Read more