Professionals Podcasts

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.

  • Listen to two students talking about genetically modified food. Frank is for GM food, but his friend Ann is against it.

  • Listen to an interview with a recruitment expert, who talks about his experience of reading CVs and offers some good advice on writing them.

  • Listen to an interview with a retired doctor, Rajan Mehta, about his life working in the UK.

  • Listen to an extract of an interview with a professor of Business Studies about the subject of motivation.

  • Listen to a radio programme in which people from three companies talk about their experiences of going global.

  • Listen to some people trying to resolve a dispute at work with the help of a mediator.

  • Listen to this business school seminar from the year 2006 where the seminar leader talks about how eBay achieved its success.

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

  • Listen to a consultant talking about the basic stages of the change process and the people in the change management team.

  • Listen to part of a radio programme. Peter Jones works for Art and Business, a company that develops creative partnerships between business and the arts.

  • Listen to this speech given at a party being held for the retirement of an employee, James Dawson. The managing director of the company delivers a speech outlining James's achievements.

  • Listen to an interview with a recruitment expert, who talks about his experience of reading CVs and offers some good advice on writing them.

  • Listen to two students talking about genetically modified food. Frank is for GM food, but his friend Ann is against it.

  • Listen to an extract from a lecture on business and ethics.

  • Listen to a consultant talking about the basic stages of the change process and the people in the change management team.

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BITTI
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France

In summary, The old working patterns persist. Traditional 9 to 5 working is not going to...

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BITTI
France

This interview mentions the following subjects:
1. parttime work
2. temporary work...

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