Language competency is especially important in business communication as the world you are living in is a globally competitive one; it is not uncommon to see big companies such as Google, GlaxoSmithKline and Apple branch out and have offices in different countries across the globe. It’s also why language is extremely important as you will […]
Language can always be a complicated thing. With Spanish, the wrong grapheme on a vowel can lead to a different word meaning than what you originally intended. For Tagalog, the incorrect intonation when the word is spoken can result in the same thing and in French, telling the time needs a bit of calculation before […]
In the old days or rather, the time before the internet became a must in every home, one of the most common forms of communication was letter writing. The problem with it was it can take weeks before your letter could arrive at its destination and by the time it did get there, the news […]
Punctuation marks are very critical to good communication. They clarify how a group of words is arranged into clauses and sentences and cue the readers not only what you are saying but also how you are saying it. Clarity and tone in your writing depend upon the correct usage of punctuation marks. Used incorrectly, miscommunication […]
Business communication necessitates the power to persuade whether it be written or spoken. We need to achieve a desired result by helping the recipient of our message give us what we want. Business writing has to be well thought out and composed because we are not going to be looking over the shoulder of our […]
To be able to belong and excel in today’s global workforce, non-native English speakers study Business English. Being the world’s third largest mother tongue to date, English’s dominance over other known languages clearly defines what globalization is all about. Media uses English to broadcast world news, and English-speaking nations and corporations speak this shared language in order to reach a wider audience as they tell stories and do business.
via Huffington Post Many of us act as though we all see the same reality, yet the truth is we don’t. Human Beings have cognitive biases or blind spots. Blind spots are ways that our mind becomes blocked from seeing reality as it is – blinding us from seeing the real truth about ourselves in […]