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Top Business Spanish Phrases

Top Business Spanish Phrases – Most Common Business Spanish Phrases Spanish is a language spoken by over 400 million people worldwide. Not only is Spanish spoken in Spain, but it is also an official language across many Central American, South American and African countries. Spanish is also one of the most influential languages in the… Read more

5 Epic Translation Fails in Global Marketing

Translation Fails: 5 Epic Translation Fails in Global Marketing Many large companies have learnt that just because a marketing campaign has worked domestically this does not guarantee success when replicated in a foreign market. A campaign message can sometimes get ‘lost in translation’, and worse still, be translated into something completely different, irrelevant or offensive!… Read more

A Beginner’s Guide to Business French

Business French for Beginners: 7 Unmissable Tips for Flawless French   Beginner’s Guide to Business French: Our Top 7 Tips Speaking your customer’s or client’s language is one of the best ways to get ahead in the business world – and who doesn’t want that competitive advantage when it comes to closing a deal or… Read more

Subbed Vs Dubbed: What Should you Be Watching?

by Monica Cherrie   Foreign language films have a longstanding reputation of being the top choice for a niche audience: intelligent metropolitan elites, generally of the liberal variety. In recent years however, television shows and films made by international TV and film production companies have started to appeal to the masses, reaching much a wider… Read more

Brexit: The Real Threat to the UK that No One is Talking About

  Brexodus: The Language Skills Vacuum Over the last 25 years UK businesses have become increasingly reliant on talent from Europe to support and deliver their international strategy and enable them to trade on a global platform. The shift towards employing Europeans for key roles over their British counterparts has not only centred around talent… Read more

Post-Brexit Britain: German, French and the Financial Services

  As the financial services look to leave London en masse, how important will German and French be post-Brexit? As we approach the end of the year, March 29th 2019 and an EU without Britain as a member state looms closer. With Theresa May no nearer to securing a favourable post-Brexit deal several hundred banks… Read more

Languages of the Future

  Languages of the Future: Most Spoken Languages in 2050 According to the Engco model of language forecasting, by 2050 the top 5 languages in the world will be: 1. Chinese 2. Spanish 3. English 4. Hindi-Urdu 5. Arabic Further Predictions on Languages of the Future There are also forecasts that predict that the USA… Read more

Business English Communication

by Teva Serna 10 English Common Mistakes to Avoid in Business English Communication Often wonder if you made a blunder? Should I say ‘I’m gonna’ or would ‘I am going to’ be more appropriate? For many non-native English speakers, communicating with English-speaking colleagues or clients can sometimes be tricky. Accuracy is essential in the corporate… Read more