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

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

You're Hired

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.

Work burnout

Listen to the guests on this radio chat show speaking about the difference between work-related stress and burnout.

Emotional intelligence

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

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


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


Learn about different ways of complaining plus useful tips on how to complain effectively!

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