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081 How to start a conversation in English

Hey there, are welcome to another episode of the Art of Business English. This week I am sharing a lesson with you to help you improve your socialising skill set. In fact, this skill set is often one of the hardest things people face when gaining confidence speaking English. How to start a conversation in […]

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080 Ten hacks to improve your communication skills part 2

Share0 Tweet0 Share0 Welcome to another episode of The Art of Business English. In episode 80 we are going to cover part 2 of my 2-part series “10 Hacks to improve your communications skills”.   Last week we covered the first 5 hacks, which were, keeping it simple, keeping it short and concise, using sequencing language, listening […]

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079 Ten hacks to improve your communication skills part 1

Share0 Tweet0 Share0 In this week’s episode of the Art of Business English I am starting a new 2-part series giving you 10 hacks to improve your business English communication skills.  What happens sometimes, is that we focus so much on learning that we often forget that we already have a lot of “tools” that we […]

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078 30 common mistakes in English part 2

Welcome to another episode of the Art of Business English. This week I have completed the second part of my two part series called 30 common mistakes in English.  In episode 78 of the Art of Business English I look at the next 15 common mistakes made by English language learners. If you haven’t looked at […]

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077 30 common mistakes in English part 1

This week on the Art of Business English I am going to share a very valuable lesson with you. We will start a two part series looking at some of the most common mistakes that people make in English, 30 of them in fact. This week in episode 77, I will be covering the first […]

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076 How to express purpose and intention

Welcome to another episode of the Art of Business English. This week we follow the theme of last week’s episode and look at vocabulary for expressing purpose. This vocabulary is essential for introducing to a reader or listener your motivation for wanting to do something. As you can imagine, this vocabulary is essential for email writing, […]

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075 How to express reason and introduce supporting ideas

In this week’s episode of the Art of Business English I want to show you how you can express reason and use some very common linking words to help you introduce supporting ideas. As you may be aware, providing reasons and supporting ideas helps us to improve the strength of our ideas and arguments. The language […]

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074 Top travel tips for London

​Tips to help you travel around LondonIn this week’s episode I share some useful tips with you if you find yourself in London on holiday or for business. ​Listen to the podcast for all the information as I share my tips from first hand experience. ​Show notes: ​Lebara www.lebara.com (SIM cards) ​Transport of London: https://tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey/   […]

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073 How to say NO politely

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you are super busy and someone asks you for some of your time and you say yes, when in fact, yes is the worst possible answer you could have given? If you are a yes to everything person then you are going to have to learn how […]

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072 Ask Andrew get answers pronunciation skills

​In part two of the mini-series “Ask Andrew, get answers”, Andrew shares with us some tips on how to improve our pronunciation and sound more native. If you haven’t heard of the “schwa” then you really need to pay attention to this episode as it will be a “light bulb” moment in your understanding of how […]

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