Break The Accent Barrier That’s Holding You Back

Break The Accent Barrier That’s Holding You Back

Breaking the accent barrier can help you to advance professionally… FASTER. After all, speaking with confidence and clarity typically moves the needle in winning over higher salaries and bigger, better deals. Breaking the Accent Barrier Helps To Create...

Feedback Is Easier To Give Than To Receive, But Is It Always?

Last week, I talked about how if you’re needing to improve your English speaking skills over the next 2-3 months, make sure to ask yourself the right questions, use the appropriate resources, and make the time. Now I’d like to add: Place great value in...
One Quick Tip To Speak & Be Better Understood In Spoken English

One Quick Tip To Speak & Be Better Understood In Spoken English

Let me ask: Have you ever paid attention to your lips, mouth, and jaw when you communicate in spoken English? Have you ever paid attention to how your mouth moves when you speak in your first (or second or third) language? I recommend taking out a mirror. What do you...
English Pronunciation Priorities for Speakers of 15 Language Groups

English Pronunciation Priorities for Speakers of 15 Language Groups

Are you a non-native English speaking professional who needs to communicate in spoken English with more clarity, ease, and efficiency? Think back to your last couple of presentations, webcasts, and client/in-house meetings. Like with any professional skill, it’s...
Talk Like a Stop Sign in Spoken English

Talk Like a Stop Sign in Spoken English

If an advanced to proficient speaker of English listens to a presentation or webcast in spoken English, would you say that he or she is processing what the speaker is saying said word by word? Probably not. The reality is that we humans process real-time speech in...
Join Us in the Chicago Loop

Join Us in the Chicago Loop

Are you a super smart professional who needs to improve their spoken English for professional purposes? For a public speaking event? An upcoming interview? Regular meetings? Is one of your current goals to communicate in spoken English with more clarity, ease, and...