It’s one of those “once in a lifetime experiences” – working abroad. It’s exciting, fun, and outright scary. But at the end of it all, you would have had the time of your life. On top of that, the experience would affect you in ways you haven’t thought of. Read on to learn more.

You improve your language skills

I know what most of you must think about working abroad! Wow, living abroad must be amazing. What will be my impressions? Will I be able to return to routine? Will I return a different person? Will my friends still be my friends? And so on.

One of the first things you will learn is a foreign language. Isn’t that amazing?! When you live at home, trying to make yourself attend and learn a new language can be slow.  And when there is a lack of progress, you might eventually give up. But when you travel and work abroad, learning  a new language isn’t an option anymore – you must learn it to survive. Being immersed in a different language forces you to adapt and learn at an exponential rate. You don’t have to become fluent. You will probably speak with an accent, but it will make it easier for locals to spot you and come and talk to you, learn about you, know who you are, and perhaps even become your friends.

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