Adriana Martinez

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[NEW Playbook] Driving Employee Engagement with Language Training

[NEW Playbook] Driving Employee Engagement with Language Training

Communication problems due to language barriers plague 90% of organisations today. And if you’re like most business line leaders, you’re not telling anyone about it. In fact, only 3 in 10 seek HR’s help in finding solutions to these challenges. But HR can do more to help than you may think to grow your team into a global-ready powerhouse. It may even have a secret weapon called language training to drive employee engagement, and we have a playbook for that we’d like to share with you.

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Speaking the Most Powerful Languages in the World

Speaking the Most Powerful Languages in the World

It is no surprise that we are passionate about language learning. We believe knowing a language broadens horizons and opens new doors to brand new people, ideas, and experiences. When you speak with someone you make an impression—talking at a busy conference in the middle of a crowd, or chatting across a conference table getting a new customer. What you say helps shape that impression.

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[Infographic] The Formula for Language-Learning Success

[Infographic] The Formula for Language-Learning Success

Balancing all the elements of a global business isn’t easy, and a key element in the equation is communication. If your employees can’t communicate with their peers (or worse their customers) your business will fail. Proper language-learning tools will make the difference between missed opportunities and better outcomes for your business—but finding the right solution can seem like a challenge.

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[NEW eBook] The Pros and Cons of an English-Only Workplace

[NEW eBook] The Pros and Cons of an English-Only Workplace

Using English – the most popular language for business worldwide – as your lingua franca may seem like a great way to streamline processes and ease communications between employees. There are definitely some positives. But in many situations, you could be doing more harm than good. Our new eBook, Language Strategy: The Pros & Cons of an English-Only Workplace, goes into depth on this topic – including a relevant case study.

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Rosetta Stone Catalyst Meets Wall Street

Rosetta Stone Catalyst Meets Wall Street

Rosetta Stone executives and clients will introduce the new Rosetta Stone® Catalyst™ solution to the market by ringing the closing bell at the NYSE on Friday, September 16th at 4:00 p.m. EDT. Catalyst is a unified language-training solution that sparks the confidence to communicate effectively in today’s multilingual business environment.

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European Day of Languages is 26 September!

European Day of Languages is 26 September!

This 26th of September marks the 15th anniversary of the European Day of Languages, organized by the Council of Europe. To help celebrate this very worthwhile effort, Rosetta Stone is holding our annual European Day of Languages Contest, running from 26 September to 31 December, 2016.

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Be an “Intrapreneur” Within Your Company

Be an “Intrapreneur” Within Your Company

Most professionals dream of one day becoming a CEO or running their own business. While many eventually put themselves in that position sometime during their career, far more feel stuck on career tracks that won’t lead to that promised land. But what about investing in yourself, treating yourself as your own business and making yourself more “profitable” within your current company? In essence, become an “intrapreneur” or the “CEO of Me”? One of the best ways to accomplish this is through language learning, because of all the tangential benefits that come along with studying a new language, like:

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How Confidence Fuels Effective Communication

How Confidence Fuels Effective Communication

Confident employees express themselves clearly with internal and external stakeholders. Without speaking confidence, the drive to connect and innovate is stifled—to the detriment of the business. 70% of business learners in a recent survey said their language confidence increased after using a Rosetta Stone® program.

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