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Pronouncing Difficult Words Meetup – February 11, 2013

Join us for a FREE Meetup on Monday, February 11 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM and learn how to pronounce difficult English sounds. You will learn about: Syllables and syllable stress Difficult sounds The secret to pronouncing new words correctly We pack a lot of information into one hour and have lots of fun in […]

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How to Have a Great Job Interview

Be the SOLUTION not the PROBLEM! When you go into an interview, show the employers that you will help them solve their problems, not be a problem yourself. Prepare Answers to Common Questions Think about the questions most interviewers ask and come up with succinct, relevant answers that illustrate your experience and how you can […]

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Managing Nonnative Speakers of English in the Workplace

A successful global business requires a global workplace—one where cultures mix and multiple languages are spoken. This is an exciting time to be in business, but it can have its challenges, especially for managers, who have to know how to lead a diverse group of employees. Employees who speak English as a second language bring […]

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How to Improve your English on Your Own

1. Find out what kind of learner you are. Answer these questions to get an idea of how you learn best. • Do you need to “see” it on paper to understand? (Make sure to use videos or pictures to help you learn.) • Do you need to “hear” it to understand? (Study with podcasts […]

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Impact of negative comments on nonnative speakers in the workplace

Fear and anxiety freeze our ability to speak in a foreign language, and there are many stressors in the workplace that can heighten that fear. Impatient coworkers are one such stressor. When coworkers refuse to have patience for someone who doesn’t speak “perfect” English, the result can actually negatively affect the speaker’s ability to communicate. […]

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Tricks to Pronouncing Difficult Words (Free Online Class) – Feb 15, 2013

In this free 30-minute online class, you will learn the secrets to pronouncing long and complex words such as “miscellaneous” or “entrepreneur.” You will also learn secrets to pronouncing simple words that cause a great deal of misunderstanding, such as “world” and “water.” Date & Time: Friday, February 15, 2013 (6:00 PM – 6:30 PM […]

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