Business English Conversation Course
Course details

1 – 6 hours per day (optionally supplemental to Business English Intensive Executive course):

Suggested Topics for discussion:

  • Describing cross-cultural experiences
  • Reporting back on research
  • Introducing oneself - creating a high impact introduction at a multinational corporate meeting
  • Leading discussions in meetings
  • Sharing ideas
  • Expressing different attitudes to the past
  • Conveying a point
  • Working practices
  • Formal presentations
  • Speculation about the impact of future changes
  • Business practices and implementation relevant to organizational effectiveness
  • Teleconferencing
  • Establishing a rapport
  • Ways of demonstrating interest
  • Exploring team relationships – introduction to teamwork
  • Dealing with conflict
  • Ways of emphasizing a point of view
  • Ways of responding appropriately to feedback
  • Factors for success – profitability, change, creativity, quality
  • Evaluating ideas
  • Solving problems in a brainstorming meeting
  • Using vague language to show uncertainty
  • Other (participants’ choice)
Training Sessions
1-6 hours per day
Option 1
Private (one-to-one)
Course fee per participant USD100.00 per hour
Option 2
Mini groups (2 – 3 participants)
Course fee per participant USD75.00 per hour
Option 3
Small groups (4 – 6 participants)
Course fee per participant USD65.00 per hour
Instructors for Business English Conversation
Sylvia Johnson
Sally Henry
Celia Alleyne
Shana Jones