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Business English: A Global Business Necessity

More and more foreign workers are realizing the value that speaking English brings Going global can be an ongoing challenge for any multinational, as overseas expansion increases the need for more able workers in developing regions. There’s more and more … Continue reading »

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GlobalEnglish In the News: Business English Proficiency Linked to Economic Growth

Originally published by Computerworld Philippines on Thursday, August 23, 2012. With English as the universal language for enterprises today, Business English capabilities become an indicator of continued economic growth and business success, states the administrator of the annual Business English Index (BEI), GlobalEnglish … Continue reading »

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What Is the Business English Index?

Defining the 10 levels of Business English Index (BEI) proficiency  Over the past 15 years, we’ve worked with hundreds of companies and millions of global employees across all industries in more than 150 countries so we’re uniquely positioned to understand how companies, … Continue reading »

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The Limitations of Textbook Language Learning

A study finds that listening and pronunciation are key components of successfully working in English Does the struggle to communicate effectively in English affect all nationalities in the same way? A study reported by Canadian newspaper Metro recently explored the … Continue reading »

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India Slowly Shifts from Hundreds of Languages to One

More parents choosing to raise children who speak only English Big changes are happening in India, writes Saritha Rai for the New York Times—and nowhere more so than in her native Bangalore. India is a country literally teeming with languages: … Continue reading »

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Why Global Enterprises Need Business English [infographic]

And what you risk if you ignore the critical need for a single common language of business  In June, we participated in the 2012 Economist Talent Management Summit in London, England. At the event, we co-sponsored an executive poll with … Continue reading »

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English Is the Preferred Language of Business

According to a Reuters survey of 16,000 workers in 26 countries It’s one thing when experts in the Business English field give you advice about how to strengthen your workforce in the face of globalization—and it’s another thing entirely when … Continue reading »

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