Career Guidance Teachers
Foreign-language skills will be key to the success of many Irish businesses in the coming years as non-English speaking countries take a bigger and bigger slice of the global economy and Ireland becomes more diverse. Encouraging your students to learn languages will certainly help their career!
But even when they are speaking English, foreign-language speakers can boost a company’s performance. Language learners tend to be better listeners, better able to juggle competing priorities and are more sensitive to diversity, studies have shown.