Newsletter n°360 / French News: Win DVDs for Populaire...

Dear franceinlondoner

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
Mark Twain


Property investment: Buy to let vs student accommodations

Putting your savings in a real estate investment is always an important decision. Today, the low rate of return provided by the banks products has prompted investors to increase their investment in properties. England, and especially London, is known to be one of the world's best “safe havens” for property investment.


A new nanny agency with a touch of difference: languages

You will often hear people claim that if you speak English you don’t need to speak anything else because everyone in the world speaks it. Those who know anything about globalisation will tell you that in reality it is just the opposite: the more languages you speak the better. Therefore, it is not surprising to see many young parents looking to have their little ones tutored in another language from a very young age. They understand that the earlier a child starts learning a language the higher the chances he/she will become fluent in it.


5 x invites for 2 people to attend a Cheese and Wine tasting session at La Cave à Fromage on Thursdays

Whilst cheese, tasting which cheese should you eat last?


Londonís Favourite French Film 2013 - The winners

The Gala evening, held at the Institut Français, and hosted by FranceInLondon (FIL), saw ‘Untouchable’ win the coveted London’s Favourite French Film award for 2013. ‘Untouchable’ is the story of the unlikely friendship between wealthy quadriplegic millionaire Philippe (François Cluzet) and his street smart ex-con carer Driss (Omar Sy).


Top 5 Tips to a Memorable Profile on LinkedIn

Executive Coach Alexandra Sleator starts a two-part series looking at how to make the most of LinkedIn. First, how to build a robust, memorable profile. And, then how to optimise the use you make of the social media site. To find out which sections of a LinkedIn profile are crucial and how to populate them read on....


Decoration: How to save space at home?

Have you ever tried to fit a bed, a wardrobe, a bookshelf and a desk in a 10 meter square room? Not that easy, is it? Even when you actually manage to fit everything inside, the place looks tremendously dark and cluttered, and no one would want to study or relax in such a confined space. Parisians have always had to deal with very expensive and small flats, and as a consequence, French companies have developed many innovative solutions to save space. One of France's leading furniture companies, Gautier, gives you tips to get the most out of your flat or house.




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