How To Handle Stress During COVID-19

Do you remember life before COVID-19? Did you spend a lot of your time chasing children or working until late then going to the gym? Did you spend your weekends cleaning and trying to recover from the week? Or visiting family and friends? When we went on lockdown, it was as if the world stopped…..

How To Handle Stress During COVID-19
7 Mistakes Native-English Speakers Make That You Should Avoid!

7 Mistakes Native-English Speakers Make That You Should Avoid!

Native-English speakers make mistakes when speaking English too. Some native-English speakers make them all the time! And others don’t even know that they are making them. But why? Whereas some mistakes are understandable (since English has many uses that don’t follow the rule), other mistakes are just lazy or bad habits that have crept into….

The Four-Step Camino English Guide to Small Talk

Small talk is talk that is small. It’s not meant to be intense, long or intimate. And for the most part, small talk is insignificant. It is the bla bla bla before you begin talking about the important stuff. It’s the warm-up to the proper, authentic conversation. That’s the good news. The bad news is….

The Four-Step Camino English Guide to Small Talk
Use The STAR Method To Tell Better Stories And Excel In Job Interviews

Use The STAR Method To Tell Better Stories And Excel In Job Interviews

Remember STAR and forget your worries when telling stories. The STAR Method will not make you the best storyteller in the world and it certainly won’t help you write a bestselling novel. But it will give you structure when recounting and telling a story. This will be especially helpful if the story your telling is….

6 Ways To Practice And Improve Your Business English

Practice makes perfect. But if you don’t practice your English, it won’t improve. Imagine that your boss has offered you an opportunity to work at your company’s office in Germany. Or your company has opened an office in Ireland, and you have to work with their marketing department. You’re excited until you realise that you….

6 Ways To Practice And Improve Your Business English
5 Reasons To Get Help With Your Written English Communication

5 Reasons To Get Help With Your Written English Communication

Business today is global. And globally, English is the language of business.  Many companies operate in more than one country. Rather than translating corporate communications or holding meetings in different languages, many companies have begun to choose English as their primary language. For example, Honda (Japan) and Sodexo (France) are now English based – even….

Business Tips: Writing an Elevator Pitch in English

Business Tips: Writing an Elevator Pitch in English If English is your second language, meeting people in business can be stressful. However, by writing an elevator pitch in English, you'll be more prepared and less nervous. What is an elevator pitch? An elevator pitch is a brief message about you and your business. It's a....

How to Meet People at a Networking Event

How to Meet People at a Networking Event How to Meet People at a Networking Event Do you need to increase your business? An easy way to do this is to meet people face-to-face. In English, it’s called networking. Networking events are a way to connect with a lot of businesspeople or clients in a....

Business Tips: How to Write a Business Email

Business Tips: How to Write a Business Email Business Tips: How to Write a Business Email If you meet someone at a networking or business event, it's important to follow up as quickly as possible. If you use English at work, it's also important that you write clearly and concisely. Follow these simple steps on....

Business Tips: Where to Meet Business People

Business Tips: Where to Meet Business People Business Tips: Where to Meet Business People Did you start a new job, move to a new town, or a new country? Do you know where to meet business people or potential clients? Follow some of these tips, and you'll be on your way. LinkedIn This online networking....