#65 – Accelerated Learning Series – Language Learning with Samantha Alvarez

For Episode 65 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we kick-off the Accelerated Learning Series with a Language Learning Samantha Alvarez. Guest Introduction – Samantha Alvarez Samantha Alvarez began her language learning adventure at the age of twelve, where she began by taking on the Spanish language. After a period of burnout, she decided to learn Japanese and lived … Continue reading “#65 – Accelerated Learning Series – Language Learning with Samantha Alvarez”

What is Paralanguage?

Giving presentations – there’s no simply escape from it, from grade school to college life to our professional life. No matter how much we hate creating and designing visuals and slides and speaking in front of a bunch of people, we have no choice to do it. When we were students, we absolutely had no … Continue reading “What is Paralanguage?”

How to Earn Extra Income with Your Language Skills

If you’re bilingual (or even just a proficient speaker of a single language) you might not know it yet, but you’re already qualified for dozens of job opportunities! Keep reading to discover multiple exciting career paths – both part time and full time – that are available for language lovers around the globe. Become a … Continue reading “How to Earn Extra Income with Your Language Skills”

6 Easy Ways To Inject A Foreign Language In Your Daily Routine

When you are learning a new foreign language all you want to do is speed up the process. The best way to do this is by using the language frequently throughout your normal day. Once you have a basic grasp of the language, learning by using becomes the best method by which to develop your … Continue reading “6 Easy Ways To Inject A Foreign Language In Your Daily Routine”

How Learning a New Language Can Increase Your Chances of Job Promotion

If you are trying to get noticed at work, picking up a new language might just be the simplest way to stand out from the crowd. It’s no longer a secret that, as more and more companies expand internationally, the ability to communicate is crucial. As a result, people who can speak different languages are … Continue reading “How Learning a New Language Can Increase Your Chances of Job Promotion”

8 Types of International Careers For Bilinguals

Does your dream job involve traveling around the world? If you are bilingual, there are many jobs that allow you to use your gift and achieve your dreams. Just be aware that very often, you will have a lot of competition and the salary may not be the greatest. However, these jobs allow you to … Continue reading “8 Types of International Careers For Bilinguals”

Become Multi-lingual with the Help of Duolingo

In my recent article, I wrote about how spending few months in a non-English speaking country forced me to rapidly learn a new language (Spanish). I had the right motivation (learn to survive); but without the right tools I wouldn’t have gotten far in my quest to learn Spanish. Duolingo is one such tool that … Continue reading “Become Multi-lingual with the Help of Duolingo”

How can I Learn A Foreign Language?

In the previous article, I wrote about the Benefits of learning a foreign language ,and the positive impact it will have on both your personal & professional life. However, I am always asked this question ” What is the best way to learn a foreign language?”. There are multiple methods or ideas you can use … Continue reading “How can I Learn A Foreign Language?”