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About Us Workplace English Training E-Platform was launched in 2005 by the same team that published “The Language Key” printed magazine between 1994 and 2005. The same management team has been in place since 1994. Production Team Workplace Eng...
 

Content Showcase:March 2015

Report Writing: Describing Graphs and Trends

Report Writing: Describing Graphs and Trends
In this business writing lesson, we're going to look at the language used to describe change. We'll also point out certain language considerations when describing graphs. When describing movements on... Read more...
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Welcoming Business Visitors

Welcoming Business Visitors
Knowing how to welcome business visitors is an important business speaking skill. This is often the first impression that a visitor will have of a company so you need to make a good impression. Treat... Read more...
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From the Editor: Choosing a Business English Course

From the Editor: Choosing a Business English Course
A lot of people ask us for advice on how to choose a business English course. Here's some general advice that you should bear in mind before you make your choice. Obviously the same criteria you wou... Read more...
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English Around the World: Russia

English Around the World: Russia
This month we spoke to Sergei, a 47-year-old banker from St Petersburg in Russia. Sergei considers how English influenced his career and allowed him opportunities that he wouldn’t have had otherwis... Read more...
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Single Women Earn the Most

Single Women Earn the Most
A recent survey shows that single women in Hong Kong make more money than single men do. The study also shows that education often makes finding a marriage partner more of a challenge for both men and... Read more...
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The Language of Sales and Retail

The Language of Sales and Retail
Retail sales is one of the most common forms of day-to-day business in most countries today. Learning how to sell and communicate information to a customer is an important part of learning the retail ... Read more...
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Taking Minutes of Meetings

Taking Minutes of Meetings
Minute-taking is often seen as a secretarial job, but this is not necessarily the case as the responsibility can fall to anyone in the modern business workplace. Minutes are vital to the success of m... Read more...
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Business English Grammar and Usage Test

Business English Grammar and Usage Test
The Learning Centre includes many business English tests. Business English tests differ from standard English tests in that they focus on English as it is used in the workplace, testing common busine... Read more...
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