If your business is aiming to expand its international presence, then the staff will have to be able to understand foreign languages. It makes it far more viable, even if a business has even just one foreign speaker for the country it is doing business in.
This is why one of the best investments you can make as a business owner is by training your employees in speaking new languages. It not only opens up a wealth of new business opportunities, but speaking a foreign language is a rewarding and valuable skill to learn, it’s likely your employees will be eager to do it.
Without being able to speak the language of the country it can be difficult just to do every day processes, let alone trying to run a business. Understanding the language of the country opens doors that would never have been available without that foreign interpretation and perception.