Abundate: Learning a language is not what you think

Abundate: Learning a language is not what you think

Learning a language is not what you think - but so much more. If you’re someone who has always wanted to learn another language - any language - but never knew where to start, start right here. Hosted by language and learning coach, Neurolanguage Coach®, and language learning enthusiast Hedvig Sandbu, this podcast will help you to tackle language learning challenges, find an abundance mindset that works for you, and be inspired by people who have been where you are now.You’ll see that there is a breadth of possibilities for language learning, so give yourself permission to experiment and try new methods. Join us weekly for conversations with inspiring guests, practical tips, and powerful questions to help you find your path to successful learning and language fluency.

Recent Episodes

Perfectionism vs. values as a language learner | Ep. #20

Jan. 12, 2023

How does perfectionism sometimes work against your goals and values, preventing you from making progress? Apply now for the Speak With Abundance programme starting in January 2023. I'll only admit people who I know will see …

Guest Interview

Africa is a continent! with Ady Namaran Coulibaly | Ep. #19

Jan. 6, 2023

Hedvig speaks with Ady Namaran Coulibaly about African Languages Week, Language Services Providers like her company Bolingo, and the essential role these play in understanding the cultural and linguistic nuances across the A…

Guest Interview

Language learner personalities with Lindsay Williams | Ep. #18

Nov. 3, 2022

Lindsay Williams from “Lindsay Does Languages” brings her 10+ years of experience helping language learners better understand themselves so they can learn more effectively. We speak about the many different kinds of language…

Guest Interview

Language learning through video games with translator Eman Abdo | Ep. #17

Oct. 13, 2022

Hedvig speaks with Eman Abdo, an English to Arabic translator and author of Egypt’s Localization Guide, about learning languages through video games, how Arabic is easier to learn than most people think, and how translation …

Guest: Eman Abdo

Excellent language learners do these 3 things differently | Ep. #16

Sept. 29, 2022

You know what works for me won't always work for you. The reason we need to tailor language learning is because your language learning needs, goals, ambitions, lifestyle and brain are different from anyone else's. But there …

Guest Interview

Learning to be a cultural chameleon with Danai Krokou | Ep. #15

Sept. 15, 2022

What are the perks and drawbacks of being a cultural chameleon? Hedvig spoke with Danai Krokou, serial migrant and multitalented business development consultant, polyglot and polymath, about the positive and negative aspects…

Guest: Danai Krokou

About the Host

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Hedvig Sandbu

Hedvig is a language and learning coach, Neurolanguage Coach® and language learning enthusiast. A big believer in the power of diversity, Hedvig uses her coaching training to help instil a sense that whatever skills and experience you bring to the table are useful, and that curiosity, creativity and an abundance mindset can be found in everyone. Hedvig imagines an inclusive world where everyone - regardless of background and circumstances - has access and opportunity to learn the language skills they need to succeed.