Intermediate Plus (for Business)
Expand your Business English foundation to the next level!
Do you feel yourself ready to cross the threshold to the next level of understanding in Business English? This course is an excellent opportunity to increase your business English vocabulary and communicate your ideas more effectively by utilizing instruction from native English speaking educated business professionals. Learn how to exchange information efficiently while promoting your ideas to the result of shaping your own future. Become aware of cross-cultural differences when communicating by phone, email and teleconferencing. Build on the practical knowledge that is on the path to your essential business English fluency. The impact of this course will significantly improve your English speaking confidence, especially in the business world.
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We offer a variety of both tiered and exclusively designed Business English Courses. The B1+ Intermediate Plus Course is part 2 of Lexicon’s fundamental business courses and is a private, one-on-one course that is designed for non-native English speakers. The instructors are native English-speaking educated business professionals or non-native fluent English-speaking educated business professionals.
The duration of this course is 6-9 months, depending on the frequency of arranged lessons.
This course provides the opportunity for the student to be challenged and build on their business English skills by utilizing a standard balance of reading, writing, speaking and listening. However, this balance can be adjusted to supplement each student’s deficiencies.
The course syllabus includes the following main topics:
The course syllabus includes a more in-depth study of the following main topics:
- Making Contacts: Networking, Conferences
- Making Calls
- Keeping Track: Meeting Skills
- Speed of Life: Time Management, Pressure at Work
- Business Travel: Traveling on Business
- Handling Calls: Telephone Manners and Attitudes
- Making Decisions
- Big Business
- Small Talk and Cultural Differences
- Presentation Skills
- Technological World
- Being Heard
- Snail Mail
- Solving Problems
- Eating Out: Restaurants, Food/Drink, Table Manners
Homework is an integral part of this course unless declined by the student.
Placement is determined during the initial introduction / consultation, the student’s needs and is based on the current fluency level of each student.