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Cultural Differences In Business E-Mail

Cultural Differences In Business E-Mail | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Video : Tim Burress (E-mail Etiquette and Organization Specialist) gives expert video advice on: What is the general business e-mail style in German and Swiss cultures?; What is the general business e-mail style among people in the Gen X?
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Stanford's Entrepreneurship Corner: Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn - Entrepreneurs Take Intelligent Risks

Entrepreneur and investor Reid Hoffman articulates why individuals and companies who do not take intelligent risks will eventually marginalize themselves over time. Hoffman also describes the importance of holding and testing contrarian views.
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▶ Why Everyone's Fighting Over Uber

If you were wondering why the ride-sharing/taxi/digital application (whatever you want to call it) company has been in the news so often, here's why.
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Short, current and full of great language for our BE learners.

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Career path - a lesson plan

Career path - a lesson plan | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Today I'm sharing a lesson based on four video snippets with Google employees describing their career paths and how they got to Google. Although this topic is covered extensively in every Business ...
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Bucket List

Bucket List | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Bucket List was a huge movie a few years ago and this lesson gets students understanding the concept and then listening to what others have on their bucket lis…
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Not directly business related but a nice off-topic activity.

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Reaching Across Cultures Without Losing Yourself

Reaching Across Cultures Without Losing Yourself | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Andy Molinsky, author of Global Dexterity, explains why it’s important to customize your behavior in a new cultural setting.
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Good introduction for classroom use to Molinsky's book.

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Film Links

Film Links | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Until quite recently it was difficult to find pedagogically sound film material to help students improve their language through watching film, and teachers had to spend many hours creating their ow...
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Not specifically related to business but lots of great resources for teaching wanting to use video in class.

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Real Grammar with Macmillan Dictionary

Real Grammar with Macmillan Dictionary | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Everyone has an opinion about grammar. Some people get upset about what they regard as bad grammar, and believe we must all 'follow the rules'. But where do ...
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Quick prescriptive-or-descriptive grammar hits

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Small Talk method - Business English Q&A examples - YouTube

Improve your Business English with this small talk method. Common small talk questions and appropriate answers in a business context. Read more in our busine...
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Very useful - thanks for sharing.
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A useful video to help trainees become aware of the importance of 'Small Talk' which of course isn't small at all..........it's crucial to incorporate this in real communication.


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5 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People - YouTube

5 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People: Great presenters know the psychology of their audience. Dr. Susan Weinschenk shares 5 of her favorite th...
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Five-Minute Film Festival: 8 Interactive Video Tools for Engaging Learners

Five-Minute Film Festival: 8 Interactive Video Tools for Engaging Learners | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Edutopia's VideoAmy uncovers some of the best tools online that enable teachers to engage students with educational Web videos.
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Can You Work At A Big Tech Company And Have Work-Life Balance?

Can You Work At A Big Tech Company And Have Work-Life Balance? | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Is it worth the trade-off?
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'Trust me': Bosses' tough task - BBC News

'Trust me': Bosses' tough task - BBC News | Business English Video | Scoop.it
The financial crisis has created a huge lack of trust in business - how can chief executives help rebuild it?
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How to Introduce Your Company Summary Verbally

How to Introduce Your Company Summary Verbally | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Introducing your company summary verbally is something that you should really do in about a thirty second pitch. Introduce your company summary verbally with help from a business consultant and marketing expert in this free video clip.
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Science Of Persuasion - YouTube

http://www.influenceatwork.com This animated video describes the six universal Principles of Persuasion that have been scientifically proven to make you most...
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How to Slow Down While Speaking - YouTube

Sims Wyeth's The Essentials of Persuasive Public Speaking is a collection of short and insightful pointers on the power, potential, and practice of public sp...
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Sony: A Common Language Helps Drive Innovation

Sony: A Common Language Helps Drive Innovation | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Publish Date: April 2015
Company: Sony
As a global leader in both the electronics and entertainment industries, Sony creates compelling content and the technology to deliver it to consumers.
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Part of s series of short documentaries

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Lingo - The Language of Business

Lingo - The Language of Business | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Seasonally adjusted what now? Consumer price thingamajig? Ok, we admit it — sometimes the business world gets a bit bogged down in jargon. But this is important stuff, so we want to help clear up any confusion.
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Short video explanations of key terms, e.g. 'Leverage', 'Venture capitalist'

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Jack Welch on Why You Want the Muscle of a Big Company but the Soul o…

Click here to read the full post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/truth-trust-crap-how-jack-welch-looks-leadership-today-daniel-roth Former CEO of GE Jack Welch…
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▶ How To Make Small Talk - YouTube

Success at work stems from face-to-face communication with others. Here's how to take advantage of small talk – it will go a long way. Business Insider is th...
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Public Value – Common Good and the Society - YouTube

Value creation towards the common good is the topic of the eighth film in the HSG animated film series “Little Green Bags”. The video shows how the public va...
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How You Really Sound In Job Interviews

How You Really Sound In Job Interviews | Business English Video | Scoop.it
Watch this intensely squirmy video to discover why you aren't getting hired and what you can do about it.
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