Bringing management training into the Business English classroom
Wednesday 28 November 2012
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 experience of working in English? Which management training exercises will work in the BE classroom? In this talk Steve looks at the range of language, communication, intercultural, interpersonal and leadership skills that managers need when they work internationally, and gives examples of some activities which can help them develop greater competence in these areas.
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