Horrific Interview Stories

Although it is often one of the most crucial parts of a job search, sometimes it can all go wrong. We’ve asked recruiters and job seekers for their most horrific interview stories. The only thing to take away from this is to act the opposite of these people in all your interviews! The Womaniser So […]Read More

A Typical Working Week

A typical working week is definitely full of it’s ups and downs! Monday to Sunday – each day has its own difficulties that a worker has to solve.  They say that a picture speaks a thousand words – well imagine how many words a GIF must say! Here are nine very relatable GIFs to help […]Read More

14 Television Moments That Were Too Real for Language Students

Life can be difficult for us language students and polyglots; maybe because we’ve just studied languages too damn hard. But sometimes, just sometimes, television series and movies just seem to really get language students. 1. When Ross’s outburst satisfied your inner grammar-nazi 2. When 30 Rock said what we’ve all been thinking all along 3. […]Read More

What people think you do when you live abroad vs.

Living abroad; my enemy, my ally. Don’t believe what they tell you, it’s all a lie. Expectation: It’s all fun and games You’re abroad right? And as we all know, that means that life is oh-so-easy. Reality: You drown in paperwork You are officially an expat and have to trawl through the bureaucracy that goes with […]Read More

6 Reasons You Should Date A Polyglot

It’s a common fantasy; you go on holiday, or to a party, you meet an exotic foreigner, or a traveller, and they are everything you ever wanted dreamed of. And this is not an unusual fantasy; there is a reason you are attracted to polyglots (in fact, there are 6).  Here is why you should […]Read More

The 7 Most Bizarre European Summer Festivals

Summer is the best time for European Festivals Europe is full of culture and traditions! With this comes the weird and the wacky. This certainly doesn’t exclude European Summer Festivals… we’ve outlined the weirdest of the weird below. 1. Wife Carrying ( Sonkajärvi, Finland) Although the wife carrying race was first introduced in Finland, it […]Read More