In Business and work you can find materials aimed at helping you reach your professional aspirations by developing your English skills.

You can find podcasts and articles on a range of business and professional topics, all accompanied by language practice activities to help you to improve your workplace English. You can also find a video series that covers the process of recruiting.

WebWare, a successful IT company, is suddenly in need of a new sales director. Follow Philip Hart and Marcia Boardman as they take us through the process of recruiting a new team member.

You're hired
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Philip, CEO of IT company WebWare, can't believe what sales director Brian is telling him!

You're Hired
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After firing the sales director, Phillip and Marcia discuss some job applications and the interview format.

This series of podcasts helps you to improve your English for your career in the workplace and covers a large number of business and work themes. They are suitable for learners at intermediate to advanced level.

Professionals Podcasts - Emotional intelligence
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Listen to an extract from a lecture on emotional intelligence given by a professor at a business school.

Professionals Podcasts - Biotechnology
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Listen to two friends talking about genetically modified food. Frank is for GM food, but Ann is against it.

Our articles can help you become a better professional by providing you with the language you need for work.

Business Magazine - Market research techniques
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Do you know the techniques you can use for doing market research? What differences are involved in doing qualitative research as opposed to collecting quantitative data?

Business Magazine - Relationship-building
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Read about relationship-building in business, what it means and how to be better at it.

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