January 10, 2017

Are you willing to make mistakes?

Are you willing to make mistakes? After having taught English to business people for several years I have come to the conclusion that what my students […]
November 29, 2016

What’s your New Year’s resolution going to be?

What‘s your New Year’s resolution going to be? 2017 has just kicked-off and perhaps you are already working hard on your New Year’s resolution(s). Or maybe […]
October 27, 2016

The 5 most common mistakes in giving business presentations

The 5 most common mistakes in giving business presentations Presenting persuasively in English is not that easy, especially for a non-native speaker, but there are tricks […]
August 22, 2016

A matter of confidence!

A matter of confidence!   Have you ever wondered how it is the Europeans speak so many different languages, sometimes 4 or 5 different languages? It […]
August 11, 2016

The power to leave them speechless

The power to leave them speechless Does the thought of giving a presentation in English terrify you? Is presenting a part of your job? What is […]
July 15, 2016

Are you there, Jose?

Yesterday, a student of mine was telling me a real story that happened while she was on a conference call from Chile to the U.S. As […]
April 4, 2016

My Personal Immersion Experience

I have been living in Santiago, Chile for the past three years. I arrived with the knowledge of very few basic words in Spanish. After four […]
November 10, 2015

Essential Business English Phrases for Emails

Here are a couple business English phrases to add in your next email or business letter. Business English Phrase #1: Reach out This phrase is oftentimes […]
November 2, 2015

Essential Business English Phrases for Staying Up to Date

This week we have three essential business English phrases that are used frequently in person and in emails to connect and keep everyone up to date. […]
October 26, 2015

Essential Business English Phrases for Work Meetings

This week’s essential business English phrases are some common expressions you’ll frequently hear in work meetings. Business English Phrase #1: Handout You might have heard this […]