Click to see a sample of our Assertive Communication Training course outline. Do you consider yourself to be assertive? And what does being assertive mean to you? Does it mean exercising your rights all the time, every time? Or does it mean knowing when to let someone else or some other cause or outcome take […]
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Looking at the current state of our education, it’s hard to believe that the Philippines used to be envied by its Asian neighbors. Students from neighboring countries would flock to the Philippines just to have access to quality education.
Each book is sold at an introductory price of P590 per copy, but since the book has been getting rave reviews ever since its release, we’ve decided to raffle off a few copies! It’s our way of saying “Thank You” for all your support these past months.
Technology plays a vital role in almost everything, and that includes communicating with friends, family, colleagues and clients. The Internet makes the communication process faster and more convenient via electronic mail or e-mail, yet a badly-constructed e-mail especially for business purposes can result to a waste of time, negative publicity or worse, a string of lawsuits. For more effective e-mail interactions that serve any given purpose, keep in mind these Do’s and Don’ts:
Types of business correspondence include letters (block, modified block, and simplified), memos, e-mail messages, envelopes, reports and résumés. Every working-class Filipino dreaming of making it here and abroad should master the professional way of doing business correspondence, which will be acceptable to both local and foreign readers and recipients.
American English’s partner NGO, Phil-Dutch Educational Scholarship Inc., is still open to new applications for deserving scholars who wish to take advantage of our business English and communication training programs. Filipinos who are either college degree holders or undergrads and are willing to learn skills essential for their desired careers are invited to sign up for the free training sessions once screened as qualified applicants.
In the Philippines, there are several career opportunities available but the sad truth is that only a few hires are reported. Business process outsourcing, media, hospitality and tourism jobs, for example, require English proficiency as these are the people-oriented type. Even technical and vocational jobs consider fluency in the English language a great asset, as they are in demand here and abroad. Government employees and those in very basic admin positions need constant usage of proper business English, should they deal with foreign visitors or investors or their companies have plans of expanding globally.