With advances in technology, business, and communication worldwide, a cross-cultural familiarity is becoming increasingly important in the 21st century. Half of the world’s population speaks more than one language, and bilingual people are becoming more and more valuable in business and social settings. English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Russian are emerging as some of the top languages desired in the business, digital, and social world.
To find out more about bilingualism and leading languages for 2013 and beyond, take a look at this interesting infographic from Bluedata International Institute, a New York City ESL school. If you have any friends or family considering working on their language skills or learning English, please feel free to share this infographic with them!