Rethinking language learning and careers

Up until the age of 18, I had the experience of learning four different foreign languages: two within the home, and two at school. When I look back, I had my challenges with each one. Bangla is my ethnic language, but growing up, I was anything but fluent. Unlike many British-born Asians, I spoke English with my…

5 common questions for going global

In my role as an international careers professional, I’ve been on a fascinating journey (so to speak) to explore the different benefits, opportunities and often challenges facing students and graduates looking for a global experience. When we talk about enriching the student experience, it’s widely accepted that going abroad – whether through study or work…