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Tag Archives: Global Enterprises Need Business English
Originally published by Computerworld Philippines on Thursday, August 23, 2012. With English as the universal language for enterprises today, Business English capabilities become an indicator of continued economic growth and business success, states the administrator of the annual Business English Index (BEI), GlobalEnglish … Continue reading
Defining the 10 levels of Business English Index (BEI) proficiency Over the past 15 years, we’ve worked with hundreds of companies and millions of global employees across all industries in more than 150 countries so we’re uniquely positioned to understand how companies, … Continue reading
A study finds that listening and pronunciation are key components of successfully working in English Does the struggle to communicate effectively in English affect all nationalities in the same way? A study reported by Canadian newspaper Metro recently explored the … Continue reading
More parents choosing to raise children who speak only English Big changes are happening in India, writes Saritha Rai for the New York Times—and nowhere more so than in her native Bangalore. India is a country literally teeming with languages: … Continue reading
And what you risk if you ignore the critical need for a single common language of business In June, we participated in the 2012 Economist Talent Management Summit in London, England. At the event, we co-sponsored an executive poll with … Continue reading
According to a Reuters survey of 16,000 workers in 26 countries It’s one thing when experts in the Business English field give you advice about how to strengthen your workforce in the face of globalization—and it’s another thing entirely when … Continue reading
Originally published by Max de Lotbinière for The Guardian on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. …UK-based publishing and education giant Pearson has continued its expansion into English language teaching with the acquisition, announced last month, of GlobalEnglish, one of the first internet ELT operators. Read the … Continue reading