The Lingo Ledger

28 Helpful Tools to Use When Providing Online Training

By Sophie Boyer / October 20, 2016

Whether providing one-on-one coaching or trainings for groups of employees around the world, online instruction has benefits that go far beyond the convenience and scalability, Working online ...

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Topics: Corporate Training, EdTech, online language training

Why I couldn’t learn a language from a software program.

By Ève Doré / October 11, 2016

I remember the exciting day my sister came back from the store with a software program to learn Spanish. That was it. We were about to speak that exotic and beautiful language fluently in no-time....

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Topics: EdTech, online language training, Coach's Stories

7 Questions When Choosing an Advanced Business English Solution

By Jenny Tannenbaum / April 13, 2016

In the modern workplace, where company culture, productivity and employee engagement dramatically affect the bottom line, employers are finding effective communication to be more important than ever....

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Topics: Corporate Training, corporate training, ed tech, Language learning, Language Learning, online language training

What Role Should Technology Play in Language Instruction?

By Emma Rauschkolb / April 08, 2016

A successful language learning program is rooted in the relationship between teacher and student. Technology plays an important role in the process, facilitating this relationship and providing a ...

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Topics: Corporate Training, corporate training, Instructors, Language learning, Language Learning, language lessons, Lingo Live, native instructor, online language training

Instructor Spotlight: Kathleen Ramage

By Madeline Vu / August 06, 2015

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXziMO-pro0&w=560&h=315]   Kathleen Ramage has been teaching English online for the past 4 years. She's taught thousands of group and private lessons to ...

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Topics: Corporate Training, corporate training, Culture, ed tech, english lessons, Instructor Spotlight, Language learning, language lessons, lingo live, online language training

Instructor Spotlight: Frank Rivas

By Madeline Vu / July 17, 2015

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Qpw4vN42T8]   This week, we're featuring Frank Rivas in our instructor spotlight with the help of some of his students. Frank has taught English for the past ...

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Topics: corporate training, english lessons, Instructor Spotlight, Instructors, Language learning, Language Learning, lingo live, Lingo Live, native instructor, online language training

Your Language Learning Progress Reimagined

By Madeline Vu / July 16, 2015

For the past six months, we’ve been working to design a new progress dashboard to give students timely insight into proficiency and progress. We’re excited to introduce significant improvements in ...

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Topics: Corporate Training, corporate training, EdTech, edtech, Language learning, Language Learning, lingo live, Lingo Live, online language training

How Much Does a Monolingual Employee Cost You? Part 2: Missed Connections

By Madeline Vu / March 16, 2015

This is the second installment of a three-part series detailing the impact of corporate language training on the bottom line of multinational companies. According to a study from Ernst & Young, 70 ...

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Topics: Corporate Training, corporate training, global expansion, language barriers, Language Learning, language training, Lingo Live, online language training