Jane Merrow is the owner of www.languagejobs4u.com, a multilingual jobsite offering Recruiters and multilingual Jobseekers the opportunity to find each other online. She has many years’ experience in the multilingual recruitment area.
China is likely to be a world economic leader for the foreseeable future and it's unlikely that the entire population of China will learn English.
There are many misunderstandings for employers and employees with regards to equality and diversity and new laws that have been adopted in the UK recently.
There is a current news item that language is the single greatest barrier to communication in the community in the UK today.
Language learning will become compulsory in schools in the UK in the year 2010 from the age of seven.
You are going back to work after being out of the employment market for a while...
A friend of mine has just finished doing jury duty. None of the people involved was English, nor spoke English and this was taking place in an English Court. So there were interpreters. One of the int...
A New Year and Bulgaria and Romania has become the latest members of the EU.
On the 21 November 2006, it was agreed by the EU that Irish would become the 21st official language of the EU.
Big business is doing something positive about the worrying lack of skills amongst new entries to the job market. Sadly in many instances the education system and parents have failed young people and...
In the 1960's people used to talk about the Iron Curtain. That has now gone, hopefully forever, but at the same time people used to say "yes but beware of the 'Silk Curtain". Even then they knew that ...
The old adage 'the more things change the more they stay the same', is as true now as it ever was. Last week we heard on the news that a well known Telecoms' supplier was whingeing that they were vict...
Two of the leading issues needing urgent attention in our world are the environment and proper communication between two major opposing cultures. From these dual problems stem many other concerns.
Thus read a headline in a national newspaper earlier this week. These new taxi drivers from the Czech Republic are not only learning English, before they come to the UK, but 'The Knowledge' too,...