Featured author: Gabriella Ferenczi

Have you ever come across someone you wanted to talk to in their language, and they kept interrupting […]

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How cultural differences impact financial risk taking

22/01/2019 . by Gabriella Ferenczi

Our willingness to take risks influences how we decide and behave in many situations. Culture certainly influences individual risk-taking. Lessons […]

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Top 10 economies by GDP ranking – a look at the past, present and future

28/11/2018 . by Gabriella Ferenczi

Anything that concerns the economies of countries around the world tells also a lot about their culture, their […]

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The word ‘insurance’ – originally from Latin, stemming from ‘sure’, meaning secure, has been part of the English […]

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Jeremy Hunt’s Chinese/Japanese gaffe and what we can learn from it

02/08/2018 . by Gabriella Ferenczi

Jeremy Hunt’s slip of the tongue made headlines the other day: “My wife is Japanese – my wife is […]

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Is your accent holding you back? Watch Arianna Huffington speak English

20/07/2018 . by Gabriella Ferenczi

Arianna Huffington’s story demonstrates clearly how learning a new language and cultural understanding can pave someone’s way to […]

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Right at the beginning of this short documentary, Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba.com, the world’s largest online retailer […]

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German ad slogans in English advertising

23/02/2018 . by Gabriella Ferenczi

It’s the second time I come across a German product ad using a German slogan in the English […]

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Why speaking English is simply not enough when doing business internationally

20/12/2017 . by Gabriella Ferenczi

English might be the lingua franca of business in Europe, but if you use this fact as an […]

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Learning a new language is a mind-expanding experience that comes with its ups and downs. In this article, […]

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