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busuu.com Co-Founder selected as Entrepreneur of the Year!

We are very proud to announce that Bernhard, one of the Co-Founders of busuu.com, has been selected as “WU Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year 2008”! This award is organized by the University of Economics & Business of Vienna, Austria, the EU’s largest educational institution for business and economics, business law, and social sciences, with about 20,000

UNESCO International Mother Language Day

The tenth UNESCO International Mother Language Day will be celebrated on the 21st of February 2009. It provides us with an opportunity to recall the objective of this celebration which was the recognition of linguistic diversity and the importance of multilingual education. “Only if multilingualism is fully accepted can all languages find their place in our

busuu.com in The Guardian

Recently we had the chance to do an interview for the “elevator pitch section” of the guardian.co.uk with Jemima Kiss to tell their readers a little more about busuu.com. Within that section, great new start-ups get the chance to present their company every week. The term “elevator pitch” is a concise description of a company. The name