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  • Meeting in English

Learn the skills you need to hold and participate in productive meetings.

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English for Meetings

Course information

circle 16 lessons
clock 60 mins each
money

From $320

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Taking Part in Meetings will help you to avoid misunderstandings and make the most of the meetings you either chair or attend in English.

This course:

  • Helps you prepare, run and conclude meetings
  • Helps you make your points clearly, succinctly and positively
  • Will make you confident enough to ask for clarification, interrupt speakers appropriately, challenge ideas you don’t agree with and answer difficult questions from colleagues or clients
  • Gives you the language you need to make a full contribution and to be easily understood

After taking this course you will be prepared for all aspects of meetings and the English you need for them. By the end of the course you will feel more confident and have the right language and skills at your disposal to get the results you want.


 

Course Overview

Target Audience

  • Executives
  • Managers
  • Business professionals
  • Entrepreneurs

Key Content

  • Chairing meetings
  • Reporting
  • Making decisions and giving opinions
  • Handling interruptions
  • Asking for and giving clarification
  • Delaying decisions
  • Appraising performance
  • Ending the meeting

Level

  • Pre-Intermediate
  • Intermediate
  • Upper Intermediate
  • Advanced

Outcomes

  • Use and understand the English used by native speakers in meetings so that you can play an active role in meetings and influence decisions
  • Conduct meetings that have a clear purpose
  • Show you understand the needs and wants of those attending
  • Run your meetings on schedule and fulfill their objectives
  • Express, ask for, understand and clarify the opinions and suggestions
  • Appreciate and understand the contributions of others by working on your unique problems with vocabulary and pronunciation

Methodology

  • Live role plays
  • Simulations
  • Interactive tasks
  • Focused conversation
  • Language activities such as gap fills and matching exercises
  • Vocabulary work

Lessons

Shall we get the ball rolling?

  1. Effective meetings
  2. Chairing a meeting
  3. Establishing a purpose
  4. Reporting at meetings

If I might just interrupt you there

  1. Making decisions
  2. Opinions- asking for and giving opinions
  3. Making and responding to suggestions
  4. How to interrupt and handle interruptions

I'm not sure what you mean

  1. Asking for and giving clarification
  2. Predicting intentions
  3. Updating
  4. Encouraging contributions from others

Let's wrap it up then!

  1. Delaying decisions
  2. Appraising performance
  3. Setting new objectives
  4. Ending the meeting

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