All posts by Dana Hagstrom

Listen and Learn a Foreign Language

WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO LEARN A FOREIGN LANGUAGE?

If you’ve ever wondered how to learn a foreign language, this article is for you.  Consider this: Your best way to learn a foreign language may be the opposite of the usual way! The most important element is desire.  Is this something you really “want” to do?  Maybe it’s something you really “need” to do, … Continue reading WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO LEARN A FOREIGN LANGUAGE?

GET MOTIVATED NOW:  Why Is Being Bilingual Important to YOU?

If you’re like me, you’re amazed and in awe when you hear someone speaking in one language only to quickly switch and begin speaking in another one just as fluently.  That really motivates me and makes me wish I could do the very same thing.  I suppose you could call this my “WHY”.   So ask … Continue reading GET MOTIVATED NOW:  Why Is Being Bilingual Important to YOU?

Learn to Speak a Foreign Language

LEARN HOW TO SPEAK A FOREIGN LANGUAGE: 10 STEPS TO SUCCESS

If you’re like me, you would love to learn to speak a foreign language, or two or three.  Whether it is for employment, travel, or just for fun, keeping the brain engaged in learning is healthy, smart, and many times fun if you choose the right thing to learn.  Being able to communicate better should … Continue reading LEARN HOW TO SPEAK A FOREIGN LANGUAGE: 10 STEPS TO SUCCESS

Learn a New Language in 30 Minutes

THE PIMSLEUR METHOD: Best Way to Learn Foreign Languages Fast?

Product:      The Pimsleur Method Overall Ranking:  95/100 Price:  Each Level (30 Lessons) – MP3s $119.95, Software $150, CDs $345 Owners:  Simon & Schuster Publishing Website:  www.pimsleur.com INTRODUCTION The Pimsleur Method is tried and true, offered in over 50 languages, and is regarded by many as the best way to learn foreign languages fast!  … Continue reading THE PIMSLEUR METHOD: Best Way to Learn Foreign Languages Fast?

Language barriers in the workplace

LANGUAGE BARRIERS IN THE WORKPLACE:  How to Overcome Them

The United States has been a cultural ‘melting pot’ or ‘salad bowl’ for over two hundred years.  With this trend, comes the reality that many cultures must co-exist and work together.  A harmonious blending doesn’t always happen, and there are challenges of diversity in the workplace environment.  How can we overcome language barriers in the … Continue reading LANGUAGE BARRIERS IN THE WORKPLACE:  How to Overcome Them

Benny, the Irish Polyglot

FLUENT IN 3 MONTHS – REALLY NOW?

Product:      Fluent in 3 Months Premium v 2.0 Overall Ranking:  95/100 Price:  $97 life membership Owners:  Benny Lewis Website:  http://fi3mplus.com INTRODUCTION Fluent in 3 Months Premium is a web-based tutorial designed to help you learn a new language in three months.  Beyond learning the language, this product will assist you in being able to … Continue reading FLUENT IN 3 MONTHS – REALLY NOW?