6 steps to CV heaven (and to the top of the pile)

Career advice

6 steps to CV heaven (and to the top of the pile)

By on 08/07/2017

Your resume or curriculum vitae (CV) is your wingman in the job market. It helps you get a foot in the door, makes a (hopefully great) first [...]

9 books that will inspire you to travel the world

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

9 books that will inspire you to travel the world

By on 08/05/2017

“That's the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” - Jhumpa Lahiri Reading is the door, the key, and the welcome mat to [...]

Student Stories

Amanda B.

Amanda B. - I was able to practice a language in a beautiful country

Amanda B.
“EF not only taught me many things about myself, but I was able to practice a language in a beautiful country with many amazing people!”

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Student Stories

Edmundo

Edmundo - The EF Barcelona program was a transformative experience

Edmundo
“The EF Barcelona program was a transformative experience! One that left me with unforgettable memories, tremendously fun friends, and a new perspective on life that has continued to shape my character long after my departure!”

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Student Stories

Ali C.

Ali C. - Traveling… with EF was one of the best decisions

Ali C.
“Traveling overseas with EF was one of the best decisions of my life! Being completely immersed in the French language, I learned about the culture and made new friends from around the world.”

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Want to work abroad? Here are 12 things you need to do

By on 07/20/2017

Working abroad is not only a great experience, but it can also launch your international career and open doors for new opportunities around the world. Your language skills will skyrocket, and your [...]

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How to write the perfect cover letter: A blueprint

Career advice

How to write the perfect cover letter: A blueprint

By on 04/21/2017

The jury is still out on which part of a job application process, all the way from networking to writing a CV and acing the interview, is the most [...]

Language learning

How to memorize new vocabulary faster: 9 tips

By on 04/07/2017

No matter how good your grammar is, if you don’t know any words that you can use it with, you (literally) won’t get very far with your language [...]

Student life   |   Travel tips

How to make a long-distance relationship work: 11 tips

By on 02/22/2017

Falling in love (in this case with a person, not a place) can be one of the many awesome side effects of traveling and studying abroad. But after [...]

Language learning   |   Student life

How do I prepare for a study abroad trip? 12 tips

By on 02/16/2017

Studying abroad is an unforgettable adventure. Period. But before you can become proficient in the language of your choice, immerse in the local [...]

Travel tips

How to feel at home abroad: 10 tips

By on 02/09/2017

To get the most out of studying, interning, or working abroad, you not only have to learn the language and do as the locals do - you also want to live [...]

Language learning

What language should I learn? Here’s how to decide.

By on 02/05/2017

Knowing a second, third or even fifth language is awesome, but how do you pick which one to learn (next)? There are over 6000 languages out there, so [...]

9 New Year’s Traditions From Around the World

By on 12/28/2016

Feel like mixing up your New Year’s routines a little and making sure you do everything possible to be blessed with fortune, prosperity and happiness in 2016? Countdowns and sparklers aside (you [...]

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