Communication Skills

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Top 10 interview tips for non-native English speakers

I’ve been through countless interviews and have walked out of every interview room thinking I could have done better. I am a non-native English speaker and have performance anxiety. By default, I sound like an idiot during interviews. I get thought block, can’t find the right words and often speak in broken English when I …

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How to Productively Deal with Difficult People at Work

After more than a decade working in 14 workplaces in 2 countries, I’ve learnt a lot about what works and what doesn’t in dealing with difficult people at work. It doesn’t matter how smart or skilled you are if you can’t work as part of a team. Unfortunately, difficult people are everywhere and are almost …

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7 Key Interpersonal Communication Skills (with practical tips for improvement)

A survey by The State of St Louis Community College Workforce Group found that more than 60%of employers say job applicants lack communication and interpersonal skills. Are you struggling with developing strong interpersonal communication skills to get ahead in the workplace? Like it or not, interpersonal communication skills are vital to your job satisfaction and …

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Business English for non-native speakers

English is one of the most used languages worldwide with 1.27 billion people counting English as their native language or as a second language in 2019. With globalization, as of September 2020, 59.9% of content on the internet is in English.  In fact, many international companies have adopted English as their common corporate language even …

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How to Ace your Job Interview: The Complete Guide

Congratulations on landing an interview! Now you just have to figure out how to ace your job interview and secure a job offer. If you think about it, there are four main stages to a job interview: Pre-interview stage On the day of the Interview The actual interview Post-interview stage Here’s the cincher. Of all …

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