Nowadays English has become so commonly spoken and understood that people forget the world is made of roughly 6,500 languages and about 4,000 of them have thousands and millions of speakers. International travel is now relatively easier for native English speakers or even for those who know a couple of languages such as English, Spanish or Mandarin Chinese, but let’s face it, not all of us have the foreign languages bug. So how should you overcome a language barrier if your interlocutor does not understand you or you don’t understand him? Here is a compilation of tips for triumphing over language barriers.
Chances are at some point in your life you will have to pitch something. Whether you are an entrepreneur pitching your startup to potential investors or pitching your favorite movie to a group of your friends, pitching is a part of our every day lives.
We all want to stand out from the crowd and make a difference in the world. The purpose of personal branding is to help you figure out who you are as a human being and what sets you apart from every other person on this planet. Crafting a personal brand identity, gives you the opportunity to create an image and reputation that celebrates your individuality.