Monthly Archives: September 2013


Learning Russian from a German speaker’s point of view

Liden & Denz interview one of their Russian language students. Find out more about Zoran Trevisan’s reasons for going to St Petersburg to learn Russian. Zoran also explains how Russian is different from other languages he has learnt so far. Read more

Elizabeth Kruger, Marketing, Genki Japanese & Culture School

Elizabeth Kruger, Marketing, Genki Japanese & Culture School

Undiscovered study destinations, the example of Fukuoka in Japan

Students tend to favour big or well known cities, but there is something to be said in favour of less prominent destinations. Take the example of Japan. Everyone knows the futuristic, bustling hub of technology and innovation that is Tokyo, but few people are aware of idyllic Fukuoka, although it is a wonderful place to learn Japanese.

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Klaus Schumacher, Director and Founder, ABCHumboldt Barcelona

Klaus Schumacher, Director and Founder, ABCHumboldt Barcelona

Good management practices, language and culture

Today there seems to be a widespread belief among managers that management practices are either good or bad, but universal in any case. To me this has become a strange idea..

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How students chill at South Coast surf camp in Australia

“From Friday, 20th September to Sunday, 22nd September, students from the SEA had the opportunity to go on a surf weekend with ‘Australian Surf Tours’ in Bendalong, south of Sydney. Read more

Stephen Shortt, Managing Director, Alpha College of English

Stephen Shortt, Managing Director, Alpha College of English

International education website tips

Lost in technical translation?
Here are 6 tips to help your language school come up in searches, and to improve your SEO.

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Eleri Maitland, Director, French in Normandy

Eleri Maitland, Director, French in Normandy

What to pack (and expect!) when you study abroad in France?

Here are a few recommendations I make to my students before they jump on the plane or on the train.. Read more

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Members of IALC share their insights on the language travel industry. Contributors are owners, directors, managers, teachers or administrative staff of IALC-accredited language schools worldwide.

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