How to prep for a business meeting business english conversational skills office communication Apr 04, 2022

Meetings, site meetings, or discussions with clients, subcontractors or stakeholders can be...

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I hate English humor myth buster office communication Feb 23, 2022

A couple of months ago, I started working with a group of highly specialized engineers (can't...

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Lost in Translation, part 2 accents + dialects business english conversational skills humor office communication podcast Jan 29, 2022

My last blog entry ended with the question:

Is there a difference between the US and the UK...

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Lost in Translation, part 1 accents + dialects business english conversational skills office communication podcast Jan 13, 2022

Have you already heard about my latest endeavour? Since November 2021, I am hosting a podcast....

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Turn that meeting into a phone call business english emails office communication writing Sep 25, 2021

For the last 1.5 years, I've always got the same answer whenever I asked one of my engineers how...

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"No" is a full sentence about office communication Jun 21, 2021

REMINDER: Just because you can do something doesn't mean you have to.

For me? This means even...

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Let's talk trash—kind of.⁠ conversational skills humor office communication office talk speaking May 02, 2021

Need to tell you a funny story.

A couple of weeks ago, I met with a new client for the first time....

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What if ... there's a better way?⁠ emails office communication writing Apr 04, 2021

Do your emails seem dull {saai}? Or maybe you sound unassertive {niet zelfverzekerd} when...

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How to write {eloquent} English emails emails office communication writing Mar 28, 2021

Getting impatient with yourself because it takes you forever to write that one English e-mail?

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