By Emily Gibbons Today, we are living in a Global Community. Workers communicate with others from around the world on a near daily basis now, products are bought and sold, and services are provided globally. The English language has inarguably achieved a major role in this globalization and it has become the prime language of […]
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Communication strategy is useful for all of us who work in high stakes corporate environments. There is even more pressure on those that have to have stressful meetings and conversations in English when it is not their native language.
This week we have the other half of Locus English, Emily Gibbons, as a guest writer on the blog. Emily has many years of business experience in both Europe and Morocco. One of the main drivers of Locus English’s success is Emily’s ability to coach and guide our clients in the business landscape. We hope […]
60 Second Podcasts Podcasts are a great way to listen to English while learning new information. In this collection of short podcasts from ‘Scientific American – 60 Second Mind’ we will hear a variety of subjects. You will listen to each podcast and then discuss with your coach. Note any vocabulary that you do […]
What is an elevator pitch ? An elevator pitch is a short presentation of your company, self, or project that takes no longer than 30 seconds. Why would you ever need an elevator pitch?
How to speak like a business leader The field of leadership training is vast! A part of the industry is dedicated to training people how to speak like leaders. How is one to know what the most effective way to speak like a leader is? We have done the research for you! When […]
Is everything smooth sailing in your office? Have you had to shoot something down recently? I know you don’t always see eye-to-eye with your colleagues but don’t let your game plan go down the drain by severing ties. If you want to corner the market and see your business in full swing then you need […]
What can we learn about Business English from Shakespeare? A LOT!! Shakespeare was born on April 23rd, 1564 and reportedly died on April 23rd 1616 as well. He is from England and was a playwright and poet. He is often affectionally referred to as ‘The Bard’. Shakespeare is one of the most influential contributors to […]
Welcome to the Locus English level test. Please watch the video below and follow the link to take your test. CLICK HERE TO TAKE THE TEST Instructions: • Choose the best answer for each question. • Stop when the questions become too difficult. • Spend no more than […]
When your competitor starts recommending you to potential clients, then you know it must be magic. And if you’ve never had to do any sort of sales pitch and you can just rely on word of mouth, then again, rest assured, your product must be particularly outstanding. Sometimes there are teams that work exceptionally together. […]