Business English

Following this workshop, you’ll quickly recognize common mistakes in English, and you’ll be able to express yourself more fluently and with greater confidence than ever before.

  • Speaking and writing
  • Flawless international communication
  • Emails, phone calls, meetings
  • Marja makes your words work.
  • Janneke
  • Annette
  • Olet
  • Genevieve
  • Joop
  • Daphne
  • Judith
  • Sanne
  • Jane
  • Marijke
  • Joanna
  • Nigel
  • Anouk
  • Rob
  • Eric
  • Anne
  • Marja
  • David
  • Paul
  • Karla
  • Mathilde
  • Christine
Contact

I'd rather call: 020 - 598 64 20

Practical information


Who is it for?

Anyone with international business contacts. Employees from the City of Utrecht, SNS REAAL, Statistics Netherlands and many others have all benefited from this practical workshop.

Dates

The workshop can be taken in-company or as individual lessons for one or two people. The dates and location will be decided in consultation with you.

Fees

The exact cost for a private or in-company workshop will depend on your specific needs and the size of the group. Would you like to know more? Just fill in our contact form or call us on 020 - 598 64 20. We will be happy to make an appointment with you for a free consultation without any obligation.

Business English

Clearly, your communication with your English-speaking contacts should be flawless and professional. Our Business English workshop will help you to brush up on your oral and written English-language skills.

Following the workshop, you’ll quickly recognize common mistakes in English, and you’ll be able to express yourself more fluently and with greater confidence than ever before.

Download the factsheet Business English (pdf 858 kb).


Programme components

Business English

We always tailor our workshops to your organization’s specific needs based on interviews, intakes and example texts. For example:

  • Writing emails and letters in English
  • Standard components of emails and letters
  • Best practices and points for improvement from your own work environment
  • Building your repertoire of useful phrases (introduction, transition between paragraphs, and conclusion)
  • Dealing with cultural differences (politeness and indirect communication)
  • Common mistakes: how can you avoid them?
  • Tips and tricks, do’s and don’ts
  • Business phone calls and conversation in English
  • General vocabulary and jargon
  • Improving your pronunciation and intelligibility, enhancing your oral fluency
  • Roleplaying: advanced conversation techniques (both on the phone and face-to-face)
  • Speaking with other non-native speakers of English
  • Dealing with customers in English
  • Dealing with cultural differences (politeness and indirect communication)
  • As necessary: grammar (tenses, prepositions and word combinations)
Choosing modules

You can also choose one or more of the modules:

  • Business phone calls in English
  • Writing emails and letters in English
  • Presenting in English
  • Clear writing in English

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