Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Leadership Skills Multiply With Language Skills

America’s foreign language Deficit constitutes a challenge to our economic prosperity. Only 18% of Americans report speaking a language other than English, while in Europe it 53% speak more than one language, and even more do elsewhere. While economic prosperity of primarily-English speaking nations have culturally influenced its broad use worldwide, that trend may change as economic development shifts.”

Read more @ http://www.forbes.com/sites/rawnshah/2014/12/03/leadership-skills-multiplies-with-language-skills/

Languages do matter!

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