Learning a language is not what you think - but so much more. If you’re someone who has always wanted to learn another language - any language - but never knew where to start, start right here. Hosted by language and learning coach, Neurolanguage Coach®, and language learning enthusiast Hedvig Sandbu, this podcast will help you to tackle language learning challenges, find an abundance mindset that works for you, and be inspired by people who have been where you are now. You’ll see that there is a breadth of possibilities for language learning, so give yourself permission to experiment and try new methods. Join us weekly for conversations with inspiring guests, practical tips, and powerful questions to help you find your path to successful learning and language fluency.
Perfectionism vs. values as a language learner | Ep. #20
How does perfectionism sometimes work against your goals and values, preventing you from making progress?
Africa is a continent! with Ady Namaran Coulibaly | Ep. #19
Hedvig speaks with Ady Namaran Coulibaly about African Languages Week, Language Services Providers like her company Bolingo, and the essential role these play in understanding the cultural and linguistic nuances across the African continent.
For the full show notes including more guest information and links, visit podcast.abundate.org/19.
Language learner personalities with Lindsay Williams | Ep. #18
Lindsay Williams from “Lindsay Does Languages” brings her 10+ years of experience helping language learners better understand themselves so they can learn more effectively. We speak about the many different kinds of language learners and learner personality types she’s worked with over the years, where to start when you’re interested in learning a new language, overcoming procrastination, and learning Guarani.
For the full show notes including more guest information and links, visit podcast.abundate.org/18.
Language learning through video games with translator Eman Abdo | Ep. #17
Hedvig speaks with Eman Abdo, an English to Arabic translator and author of Egypt’s Localization Guide, about learning languages through video games, how Arabic is easier to learn than most people think, and how translation is more difficult than we might expect.
If you’re one of those people who has been wondering about learning another language, but you’re not sure which language might be right for you, then there’s a little exercise for you at the end of the episode.
For the full show notes including more guest information and links, visit podcast.abundate.org/17
Excellent language learners do these 3 things differently | Ep. #16
You know what works for me won't always work for you. The reason we need to tailor language learning is because your language learning needs, goals, ambitions, lifestyle and brain are different from anyone else's. But there are a few things I've noticed learners do that really boosts their progress and confidence in a language.
In this episode we delve into 3 things that excellent language learners do differently.
If you dare to be excellent and want to find a 4th thing that language learners do to excel (no email address or details required), visit abundate.org/xlnt.
Learning to be a cultural chameleon with Danai Krokou | Ep. #15
What are the perks and drawbacks of being a cultural chameleon? Hedvig spoke with Danai Krokou, serial migrant and multitalented business development consultant, polyglot and polymath, about the positive and negative aspects of moving country. Danai shares an important benefit for your professional horizons.
For the full show notes including more guest information and links, visit podcast.abundate.org/15.