5 Quick Ways to Speak English Effectively in the Global Workplace

5 Quick Ways to Speak English Effectively in the Global Workplace

While it’s great to be an expert in law, pharmaceutical research, or finance, there’s another subject that may speed up your professional success in today’s global workplace: Global English-Speaking Skills 101. Those who speak English more effectively in the global...

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...

3 Accent Modification Tips for Global Workplace Communication

How many times have you been in a meeting or at a presentation and missed chunks of what the speaker was saying due to his or her mumbling? Swallowing sounds? Speaking monotone where every syllable and every word seemed to carry the same amount of stress? Both native...