Archive for November 2012

Thursday 29 November 2012

New reviews

by Helen Beesley

Catch new reviews of Digital Play and A Handbook of Spoken Grammar from the English Australia Journal and Hotch Potch English by clicking the links to the title pages and scrolling to Reviews.

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Wednesday 28 November 2012

Steve Flinders’ BESIG presentation

by Helen Beesley

Watch Steve Flinders' recent BESIG presentation on Bringing management training into the Business English classroom here.

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Wednesday 28 November 2012

Bringing management training into the Business English classroom

by Helen Beesley

Steve Flinders’ presentation from BESIG Stuttgart 2012 looks at how the boundary between Business English and management training is becoming blurred as BE trainers focus increasingly on the soft skills that professionals working internationally need to get results. This presentation addresses how can this approach be translated into activities and materials relevant to learners who already have some […]

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Wednesday 28 November 2012

Steve Flinders Video

by Helen Beesley

Watch Steve Flinders talk about his new title Leading People from the International Management English series.

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Wednesday 28 November 2012

Jon Dyson

by Helen Beesley

I was born in Huddersfield, but rather than spending my formative years in dark satanic mills or toiling down the mines (which were all closing anyway), I went to the local grammar school. At eighteen, the siren call of academia called, luring me to Sussex University, where I gained a degree in English Literature. Having […]

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