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.

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 Podcast: 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.

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Achievement is an important competency given that the more you can achieve, the better your prospects will be when it comes to looking for a new job.

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