Become your best self through language learning

The ultimate solution for self-development.

There are so many reasons why learning a language is a positive thing to do. People are aware of the career opportunities of knowing additional languages but may not know the personal benefits it can have on self-improvement. In this blog, we’ve highlighted how language learning can help you become the best version of yourself.

Improve your confidence 

Learning a new language is a fantastic opportunity to see how far you can push yourself - it’s fun, but you also get to know what you’re capable of.

Starting to learn a new language may appear complicated at first, but once you begin to reach the goals that you’ve set for yourself, you’ll notice your confidence will start to increase significantly.

 

Communicate more openly

When your confidence increases through learning a new language, you’ll be able to communicate better. You’ll find that you develop skills to understand people better and develop closer bonds, forming better relationships with those around you.    

 

Improve your memory

Improving your language skills will also help to improve your memory. Attaining higher-level language skills can have a positive effect on your Hippocampus in the Cerebral Cortex, which is linked to memory

You will be switching between languages and recalling certain words and vocabulary. This will undoubtedly increase your skills of retaining and recalling information, which will positively affect your day-to-day life.

 

Get smarter

When you speak a second language, you’ll find that you’re better at keeping focused on the task at hand, problem-solving, and planning. You will be able to multitask on a much higher level, switching from one task to another with greater ease. This ability to switch between tasks will help to create a heightened sense of your surrounding environment, and you’ll be able to concentrate better and have an improved attention span.

 

Become more observant

Bilinguals are often more observant than their monolingual counterparts, as they are constantly aware of their surroundings to see which language is being spoken around them. Assessing the language being used at any given time means that bilinguals can shift language at a moment’s notice and filter out any unnecessary or misleading information quickly and easily. 

 

Improve your decision-making skills

It’s often thought that those who speak a second language will be more likely to make wiser financial decisions.

This is thought to be explained by loss aversion, when people are too concerned with what’s happening in the present to be able to make informed decisions for the future properly. Bilingual people can think further ahead as they are constantly thinking about translating the following words they’re about to use.

There are so many reasons why learning another language is a highly beneficial thing for you to do, but becoming your best self has to be one of the more important ones. 

 

Want to partner with us? 

The Partnerships team at Busuu is dedicated to finding amazing alliances around the globe with one goal in mind: adding value to your customers.

Whether you want to attract new customers, reward your existing ones, make them return or upsell your products, Busuu is on a mission to empower people through languages.

If you are an employee incentive and loyalty platform, a marketing agency or any brand looking out for ways to strengthen your product offering and engage with your customers through online language learning, you are just one click away from it.

Hundreds of companies already trust our team and our product to develop winning strategies aimed at reaching their business objectives.

Interested in knowing more? Contact us

 

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