The Psychology of Learning Foreign Languages

The Psychology of Learning Foreign Languages

By Gerhard J. Ohrband
Are you currently studying a foreign language? Or do you feel you are making no more progress? Then you have found the right podcast.

Psychologist, author, polyglot and language teacher Gerhard Ohrband shows you tips and strategies on how to take your language skills to the next level.

Intro music: “Go down fighting” by Cleveland classic metal band Shok Paris, from the album “Steel and Starlight”. With kind permission from Bill Peters (Auburn Records). Please check them out: www.facebook.com/Shok-Paris-Official-109838635724543/

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Why do we make mistakes
Episode 95 Why do we make mistakes Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
08:17
July 13, 2020
The fixed mindset in language learning (part 2)
Episode 94 The fixed mindset in language learning (part 2) Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:09
July 6, 2020
The fixed mindset in language learning
Episode 93 The fixed mindset in language learning Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:37
June 29, 2020
Why this is a stupid question: How long did it take to learn a foreign language?
Episode 92 Why this is a stupid question: How long did it take to learn a foreign language? Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:42
June 22, 2020
The power of slowing down
Episode 91 The power of slowing down Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:27
June 15, 2020
Low and high context cultures and their language use (part 2)
Low and high context cultures and their language use (part 2) Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:13
June 8, 2020
Low and high context cultures and their language use
Episode 89 Low and high context cultures and their language use Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:43
June 1, 2020
The danger of easy methods
Episode 88 The danger of easy methods Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:34
May 25, 2020
Neuroplasticity and foreign languages
Episode 87 Neuroplasticity and foreign languages Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:54
May 18, 2020
The investment trap in language learning
Episode 86 The investment trap in language learning Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:41
May 11, 2020
No one needs to motivate you
Episode 85 No one needs to motivate you Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
02:47
May 4, 2020
Why foreigners are better language teachers
Episode 84 Why foreigners are better language teachers Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:30
April 27, 2020
The advantages of not being a native speaker
Episode 83 The advantages of not being a native speaker Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:59
April 20, 2020
The fear of being corrected in front of others
Episode 82 The fear of being corrected in front of others Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:26
April 13, 2020
How do I know that I have learned enough?
Episode 82 How do I know that I have learned enough Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:50
April 6, 2020
The Dunning-Kruger effect and the danger of following confident teachers
Episode 80 The Dunning-Kruger effect and the danger of following confident teachers The Dunning-Kruger Effect: https://mohamadkoteich.com/2019/08/28/the-dunning-kruger-effect/ Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:40
March 30, 2020
Learning languages in times of panic
Episode 79 Learning languages in times of panic Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:03
March 23, 2020
The Ebbinghaus illusion
Episode 78 The Ebbinghaus illusion https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebbinghaus_illusion Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
03:30
March 16, 2020
How obsessed should you be with your process of learning a language?
Episode 77 How obsessed should you be with your process of learning a language Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:01
March 9, 2020
How to work with audio material
Episode 76 How to work with audio material Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
04:10
March 2, 2020
How to discover suitable reading material in a foreign language
Episode 75 How to discover suitable reading material in a foreign language Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
10:43
February 24, 2020
Why should I learn a language well if there are so many free translation programs?
Episode 74 Why should I learn a language well if there are so many free translation programs? Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
06:35
February 17, 2020
Should I focus more on speaking or on writing?
Episode 73 Should I focus more on speaking or on writing Your free book on Amazon: Making Language Teaching Productive Again: The Psychology and Quality Management of Language Teaching (2018) Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07K9NJ7G2 Kindle: https://www.amazon.de/dp/B07K9NJ7G2 Or look for Gerhard Ohrband on your Amazon site. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
08:10
February 10, 2020
Intrinsic and extrinsic motivation in learning foreign languages
Episode 72 Intrinsic and extrinsic motivation in learning foreign languages Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
06:48
February 3, 2020
Is it counterproductive to learn more than one foreign language at the same time
Episode 71 Is it counterproductive to learn more than one foreign language at the same time Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
07:53
January 27, 2020
Fake gurus in the language teaching industry
Episode 70 Fake gurus in the language teaching industry Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
11:20
January 20, 2020
Is repetition of words really a bad strategy for memorizing
Episode 69 Is repetition of words really a bad strategy for memorizing Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
05:38
January 13, 2020
How to overcome the fear of public speaking
Episode 68 How to overcome the fear of public speaking Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JOhrband If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
09:36
January 6, 2020
Five strategies to adapt better in a foreign country
Episode 67 Five strategies to adapt better in a foreign country Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
09:02
December 30, 2019
Why you should use less idioms and proverbs
Episode 66 Why you should use less idioms and proverbs Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
10:39
December 23, 2019
How to react if somebody laughs at your accent or voice
Episode 65 How to react if somebody laughs at your accent or voice Please check out my newest book: 21 Self-Limiting Beliefs on Learning a Foreign Language – Smashed! USA & worldwide Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1673536964 UK Kindle: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1673536964 Canada Kindle: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B082J2L8YT Paperback: https://www.amazon.ca/dp/1673536964 Australia Kindle: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B082J2L8YT India Kindle: https://www.amazon.in/dp/B082J2L8YT The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
13:20
December 16, 2019
Gabriele Oettingen’s Theory of Mental Contrasting
Episode 64 Gabriele Oettingen’s Theory of Mental Contrasting First chapter of my latest book: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_s-O-zOS6NkTQNgtPslqJ61Em8dGkUlN/view?usp=sharing Further reading: https://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/26/opinion/sunday/the-problem-with-positive-thinking.html https://positivepsychology.com/mental-contrasting/ The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
07:21
December 9, 2019
The advantage of speaking slowly
Episode 63 The advantage of speaking slowly The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
08:02
December 1, 2019
Foreign languages and mental health improvement
Episode 62 Foreign languages and mental health improvement First chapter of my latest book: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_s-O-zOS6NkTQNgtPslqJ61Em8dGkUlN/view?usp=sharing Publications by James Pennebaker: https://liberalarts.utexas.edu/psychology/faculty/pennebak#publications The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
08:40
November 25, 2019
The wrong strategy of avoiding mistakes
Episode 61 The wrong strategy of avoiding mistakes The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
08:22
November 18, 2019
The advantage of outdated techniques for learning foreign languages
Episode 60 The advantage of outdated techniques for learning foreign languages The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
10:10
November 11, 2019
What you can learn from the fact that I make a weekly podcast in twenty-one languages
Episode 59 What you can learn from the fact that I make a weekly podcast in twenty-one languages The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
10:34
November 4, 2019
Correct and incorrect comparisons
Episode  58 Correct and incorrect comparisons The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
10:26
October 28, 2019
What to do - People say they hate my accent
Episode 57 What to do - People say they hate my accent The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
09:32
October 21, 2019
Episode 56 How to formulate SMART goals for language learning
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
09:44
October 15, 2019
Episode 55 Carol Dweck’s theories - fixed and growth mindsets
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
17:18
October 8, 2019
Episode 54 The importance of setting upper limits
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
12:07
October 1, 2019
Episode 21 Language learning myth #3: I need a teacher
Latest episode of The Psychology of Learning Foreign Languages
23:35
October 1, 2019
Episode 23 10 critical mistakes in the classroom and how to avoid them
Latest episode of The Psychology of Learning Foreign Languages
30:16
October 1, 2019
Episode 53 Why should I care about grammar if even native speakers do not
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
12:11
September 24, 2019
Episode 52 My personal secrets to learning 21 languages – part III
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
14:17
September 17, 2019
Episode 51 My personal secrets to learning 21 languages – part II
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
18:03
September 10, 2019
Episode 50 My personal secrets to learning 21 languages – part I
The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
18:45
September 3, 2019
Episode 49 Is the plateau effect in foreign languages real?
Free book: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PovXmiHF-TobdXdIsDj2hpG-RXqSgZfe/view?usp=sharing    The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
14:11
August 13, 2019
Episode 48 Strategies and techniques to overcome the fear of public speaking in foreign languages (part 4)
   The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
07:36
August 6, 2019
Episode 47 Strategies and techniques to overcome the fear of public speaking in foreign languages (part 3)
   The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
07:47
July 30, 2019
Episode 46 Strategies and techniques to overcome the fear of public speaking in foreign languages (part 2)
   The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
10:13
July 23, 2019
Episode 45 How to overcome the fear of public speaking in foreign languages
   “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
11:15
July 16, 2019
Episode 44 The dangers of learning to the test: part 2
   The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
09:26
July 9, 2019
Episode 43 The dangers of learning to the test: part 1
   The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management.  We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
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July 2, 2019
Episode 42 Language learning based on exercises vs. routines
   Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
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June 25, 2019
Episode 41 Who is to blame for our failure in foreign languages
   The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
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June 18, 2019
Episode 40 How to speak like a native speaker
   The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
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June 11, 2019
Episode 39 I don’t need personal development
   The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
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June 4, 2019
Episode 38 No, your language teacher needs not to motivate you
   The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Send us an e-mail: Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/  Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/   Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
17:32
May 28, 2019
Episode 37 When to give up a foreign language
   Are you currently studying a foreign language? Or do you feel you are making no more progress? Then you have found the right podcast. Psychologist, author, polyglot and language teacher Gerhard Ohrband shows you tips and strategies on how to take your language skills to the next level. The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/   https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/  https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
11:29
May 21, 2019
Episode 36 What authorities should I follow in language learning?
   Are you currently studying a foreign language? Or do you feel you are making no more progress? Then you have found the right podcast. Psychologist, author, polyglot and language teacher Gerhard Ohrband shows you tips and strategies on how to take your language skills to the next level. The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/   https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
12:15
May 14, 2019
Episode 35 How to survive with a limited vocabulary
   Are you currently studying a foreign language? Or do you feel you are making no more progress? Then you have found the right podcast. Psychologist, author, polyglot and language teacher Gerhard Ohrband shows you tips and strategies on how to take your language skills to the next level. The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide.
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May 7, 2019
Episode 34 How to systematize your language learning
   Are you currently studying a foreign language? Or do you feel you are making no more progress? Then you have found the right podcast. Psychologist, author, polyglot and language teacher Gerhard Ohrband shows you tips and strategies on how to take your language skills to the next level. The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/   https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
19:17
April 30, 2019
Episode 33 How do I know how many words I know
   Are you currently studying a foreign language? Or do you feel you are making no more progress? Then you have found the right podcast. Psychologist, author, polyglot and language teacher Gerhard Ohrband shows you tips and strategies on how to take your language skills to the next level. The GO Method The GO Method applies quality management and psychological science to the study of foreign languages. It helps students establish individual and clear goals, build learning routines, overcome psychological obstacles, monitor progress and systematize the learning process.  It is the perfect approach for high performer students that need to speak as closely as possible to a native speaker. From lesson one, it focuses on building your own sentences bottom-up, and not memorizing phrases like a parrot. Gerhard J. Ohrband Psychologist and polyglot from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married with children. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Coordinator of the GO Method network, with representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. Contact Gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com http://thegomethod.mozello.com/  https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/   https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/  https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/  If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
17:33
April 23, 2019
Episode 32 Help, I am making no more progress
Episode 32 Help, I am making no more progress
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April 16, 2019
Episode 31 I am a visual learner – the limits of the individual approach
Episode 31 I am a visual learner – the limits of the individual approach Mentioned article: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/04/the-myth-of-learning-styles/557687/?fbclid=IwAR1ho3jgCzmN1oiS-LIO9vgTrhbLNsxWMY2lgcJs1d8DPipH9OSH8mnYGLY
18:50
April 9, 2019
Episode 30 How to choose a good language teacher
Episode 30 How to choose a good language teacher
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April 3, 2019
Episode 29 How to prepare for language tests
Episode 29 How to prepare for language tests
28:59
March 27, 2019
Episode 28 The native-speaker fallacy
This is The Psychology of Learning Foreign Languages, the podcast where we discuss psychology and quality management to make your learning (and teaching) experience productive again. Please check out our Facebook page> www.facebook.com&theGOmethod If you are interested in language courses with Gerhard, check out our homepage> http>&&thegomethod.mozello.com&
18:35
March 20, 2019
Episode 27 The levels of processing effect in memory
This is The Psychology of Learning Foreign Languages, the podcast where we discuss psychology and quality management to make your learning (and teaching) experience productive again. Please check out our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/theGOmethod If you are interested in language courses with Gerhard, check out our homepage: http://thegomethod.mozello.com/
13:12
March 12, 2019
Episode 26 Language learning myth 6: The best time to learn a foreign language is during childhood
Episode 26 Language learning myth 6: The best time to learn a foreign language is during childhood
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March 7, 2019
Episode 25 Perfectionism and self-handicapping
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February 27, 2019
Episode 24 Language learning myth 5 – I need to learn one word per thing
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18:32
February 19, 2019
Episode 22 Language learning myth 4 – I do not need a teacher
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14:53
February 5, 2019
Episode 20 Fake it until you make it?
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19:41
January 23, 2019
Episode 19 Should my language teacher avoid my native language?
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January 16, 2019
Episode 18 The dangers of thinking in terms of language levels
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December 18, 2018
Episode 17 I will really learn, once I am abroad
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December 12, 2018
Episode 16 How to deal with devastating feedback
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December 5, 2018
Episode 15 I just need the perfect language learning app
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November 27, 2018
Episode 14 Making language teaching productive again – Book summary
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November 21, 2018
Episode 13 Are you a depressed language learner?
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November 13, 2018
Episode 12 The problem with perfectionism
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November 6, 2018
Episode 11 Growth vs. fixed mindsets
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October 30, 2018
Episode 10 Why language teachers should not be motivating
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October 23, 2018
Episode 9 The problems with language learning apps
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October 16, 2018
Episode 8 Techniques for better pronunciation 1 and why we tend to mumble
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10:35
October 9, 2018
Episode 7 The myths of perfection and quick learning
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September 25, 2018
Episode 6 - The role of patience in language learning
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September 18, 2018
Goal-setting in foreign language learning
Episode 5 - Goal-setting in foreign language learning The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
24:50
September 11, 2018
From risk avoidance to error management in foreign language speaking
Episode 4 - From risk avoidance to error management in foreign language speaking The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
30:38
September 4, 2018
Are you obsessed with having the perfect accent?
Episode 3 -Are you obsessed with having the perfect accent? The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
12:58
August 14, 2018
How to handle envy in foreign language learning
  Episode 2 - How to handle envy in foreign language learning The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
17:17
August 10, 2018
Welcome to the Podcast / The ladder vs. spiral model for language learning
Episode 1 Welcome to the Podcast / The ladder vs. spiral model for language learning The GO Method “I have been living in Germany for years. I have gone through all the levels and sustained the necessary exams. Nonetheless, I still make too many mistakes as to get a serious employment in my profession.” It is easy to start a foreign language. It takes only practice and living abroad to get fluent. To learn the last (!) 5% and to speak without mistakes, however, you will need completely different approach. The GO Method helps you get rid of your chronic grammar and pronunciation mistakes by applying psychology and principles of quality management. We offer corrective courses for some languages, as well a general system for improving your use of any language. We support companies in improving the language proficiency of key employees. Gerhard J. Ohrband Has helped more than 1200 students advance their studies and professional career by obtaining excellent German and Spanish skills. Psychologist and language teacher, from Hamburg /Germany (*1979). Married, one son. MA in psychology from the University of Hamburg. More than 15 years of experience as a university lecturer in psychology as well as a consultant for UNICEF, Terre des Hommes, IOM, the EU and private companies. Speaks 21 languages. Contact Send us an e-mail: gerhard.j.ohrband@gmail.com Our homepage: https://thegomethod.org/ Our online courses: https://gerhards-school.thinkific.com/ Our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3n5LCxW8N3uPatViww-Okw/ Our podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-of-learning-foreign-languages/  Our blog: https://thegomethod.blogspot.com/ Our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theGOMethod/ On Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerhard-j%C3%B6rg-ohrband-22525147/ If you want to save time in learning a foreign language without a teacher, please check out my book “The GO Method” on Amazon.
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August 8, 2018