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Dawn Leggott BA, MEd, DipTEFLA, APD, FHEA

Dawn Leggott Consulting Ltd

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Dawn Leggott Consulting Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales with company number of 9905027.

Registered Office: 19 Plantation Avenue, Leeds LS17 8TB.   Director: Dawn Leggott.  

 

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Workshops for International Businesses

Intitot? Using International English to minimise misunderstandings and maximise your exports

 

In a world where communication is key in all aspects of business and where we work with multinational workforces and teams, this short interactive workshop introduces some of the aspects of the English language which can make communication between native speakers and non-native speakers challenging. It also provides immediately implementable tips to maximise your potential to do business in an international environment. Through the use of some practical exercises, you will gain first-hand experience of some of the difficulties which non English native speakers may face in even everyday business encounters. You may be surprised at just how complex the English language is. 

 

Success in International Business through Effective Communication

Half-day workshop

 

The importance of language and culture is often underplayed or overlooked in international business, yet they can form a significant barrier to effective international communication.

 

This highly interactive and participative half day workshop aims to provide delegates with practical, immediately implementable tips for enhancing communication with international contacts, both in emails and in face-to-face or telephone meetings.

 

Effective email communication in international business

Session 1: 1.5 hours

Sending emails to international contacts in the same way that you might to those in the UK may ruin a partnership, sale or business relationship before it begins. Using sample international business emails this practical session will provide specific tips and guidelines to minimise misunderstandings and maximise the effectiveness of international email communication.

 

Intitot? Using International English for effective business communication in emails and meetings

Session 2: 1.5 hours

In a world where communication is key in all business, this interactive session introduces some of the aspects of the English language which can make email, face-to-face or telephone business communications challenging for non-native speakers.  Through the use of practical exercises and examples, you will gain first-hand experience of some of the difficulties which non English native speakers may face in even everyday spoken and written business encounters, and practical tips to maximise your effectiveness in international business. You may be surprised at just how complex the English language is.

 

 

SUMMARY

 

  • maximise your exports

  • enhance your international business 

  • minimise intercultural or language misunderstandings

  • effective international email communication

  • effective international meeting communication

  • practical staff training for all staff who communicate in English with non native speakers of English