Do you think learning a new language is important in career progression?Many people chant the slogan about the medium of instruction in the Mother Tongue only till the Higher Secondary level of Education. But experience reveals that students who study in English medium with knowledge in Hindi are doing well and getting settled in All India level. Those who choose the Software field get an opportunity to go abroad and those who learn the native foreign language enhance their skills with vigour. Thus the necessity of learning a new language other than the mother tongue along with knowledge in Hindi and English is being discussed at many corners.
With the advent of the internet, there are many ways to learn a new language. Undoubtedly the blogs, Facebook pages, and smartphone applications are around to help you. Learning a new language will increase the scope and broaden your horizons and also facilitates you to excel in other fields of life. Those who are proficient in two or more regional languages can easily adjust in the working environment by making many friends from different regions.
What is your take on this?
An entry for the thread A day challenge contest