For Business Professionals
EFFECTIVE AMERICAN ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION IS ESSENTIAL IN BUSINESS!
WE CAN HELP YOU IMPROVE YOUR AMERICAN ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION:
- First, American English pronunciation for sounds and intonation. After a video-taped, comprehensive North American Accent evaluation, we pinpoint the speech pronunciation details you need to work on – the articulation, intonation, stress and speech rate – and we create a personal accent improvement plan based on your unique needs and goals.
- Second, business language skills for speaking with customers, colleagues, and superiors. Learn the business etiquette and language used by American business today. From casual to formal interactions, we can help you expand your vocabulary for the situations you need most. Learn effective ways to begin, extend, and end conversations. Learn how to interrupt, correct, or disagree with others acceptably while speaking American English.
- Thirdly, common etiquette and communication guidelines for special communication situations in American English, including business meetings, presentations and telephone conversations. This includes use of common American idioms, gambits (words used to smoothly begin, end, or interrupt conversations).
- American English Pronunciation of specialized vocabulary needed for your specialized business field, as well as use of business jargon, slang, and language to use in written memos, emails, and more formal written documents.
- A full set of materials (workbooks and CD ROMS, audio files) are included with each course which clients download to their phone or MP3 player.