English for Business Communication

English for Business Communication

"Communication - the human connection - is the key to personal and career success ." 

                                                                                                                                  Paul J. Meyer

Success in business is often hinged on one single important word – communication; and most of it happens in English. Through the English for Business Communication program, build your confidence in business contexts and as a result desired success. English for Business Communication course is designed to help you communicate effectively in any business situation. 

Some people are so persuasive they could sell ice to Eskimos. Everyone listens when they talk in meetings. Their projects always get the green light. Even their criticism is respected. Are you like that? Even when you speak English? Do you want to be like that? 

This course gives you an opportunity to increase your vocabulary and practice using business English in everyday business situations on the telephone, in meetings, presentations or negotiations and become a better speaker. The course also allows to learn valuable communication skills and gain knowledge to help you succeed in the global marketplace.  

Who Should take this Course?

The course is for intermediate to advanced students who wish to improve their speaking fluency and listening ability using business-themed topics and material. Most students have some interest or background in business, either through study or work experience.

The course is for professionals who want to develop their English in the work and social context. They may be working in business, but don`t need a strong commercial focus.

Content

English for Business Communication classes offer topics and activities related to business and are aimed at improving your overall speaking and listening fluency. Immerse yourself in a rich English-language environment where you can contribute your expertise and collaborate with fellow students.

Increase your vocabulary and practice using business English in everyday situations on the telephone and in meetings, presentations or negotiations. Develop your business English skills by writing emails, memos, and business letters, participating in simulated meetings and role-plays, and discussing case studies. Class activities include group discussions, guest speakers and student presentations.

The course consists of 5 modules: 

  • Cultural diversity and socializing
  • Telephoning
  • Presentations
  • Meetings
  • Negotiations

The topics could be changed or adapted to the needs of the group.

Benefits

Through the English for Business Communication (EBC) program, you can:

  • enhance skills and confidence in English communication
  • learn discussion strategies
  • develop language skills for business situations such as negotiation
  • participate more successfully in meetings
  • increase fluency in the context of business related themes and materials
  • work successfully in a cross-cultural environment.

People with excellent business communication skills have a positive image at work leading to successful projects, secure collaboration, and frequent promotions.