· Introducing new and effective tools to check levels of English for the recruitment process, promotion to positions in which English is required at a high level for international communication at meetings,
teleconferences, presentations, etc. · Interactive presentation and discussion dealing with language and communication issues ensuing from common errors in intercultural / international communication. · Common writing and spoken problems in English. Tips and advice to help limit mistakes and misunderstandings resulting from both English language usage in speaking and understanding. · Streamlining English language training programs using simple and focused methods and professional supervision and feedback. · Advice for self study support using specialized literature, strategy and targets based on immediate and effective guidelines.
8:30 – 9:00registration – breakfast. 9:00 – 9:30training and explanations on the importance of language level testing and specifically the BRIGHT Language Testing System. 9:30 – 10:45talk / presentation – intercultural communication and differences between foreign language speakers of English. 10:45 – 11:45coffee / tea break – informal round table discussion. 11:45 – 12:30presentation in English / tips to support English study / employee study courses – advice and direction. 12:30 – 13:00Study material / Macmillan Education / useful web sites / how to decide on the right English language training programs – needs analysis and achievable aims.
· Each participant will receive (prior to the seminar) a demo English language test to experience. Feedback and explanations will be given during the seminar. · Each participant will be given access to the seminar web page including online exercises, material and practice. · Each participant will receive a gift book and disk.
Burns, has had more than 20 years of experience as teacher, course coordinator,
trainer, HR support and language coach
in Israel and abroad. He specializes in business English
training for large companies. Over the years Howard has developed and perfected
his specific training methods. He has built a personalized web platform:
www.anglit.org through which he offers