Learning Second Language in Current Economic Downturn
December 07, 2009
There is at least one silver lining in the current dark economic clouds. People are going back to schools for retraining and upgrading their skills in record numbers. And what many of them are choosing to study may be surprising for many people. They are joining language schools to learn a second language or upgrading their language skills.
Today people have realized the fact that having skills of a second language could really be helpful in your career especially if you are living and working in multi-cultural and diverse city like Vancouver. Having skill of second language can really enhance one’s job prospects.
International House (IH), with over 140 affiliated schools in more than 40 countries, is a world leader in language training. The Modern Languages Department at IH Vancouver offers individual and group classes in languages such as Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, German, Portuguese, Italian, Farsi and Arabic.