Participate effectively in meetings

Meetings

Do you find it difficult to participate at a business meeting? Do you feel anxious and shy when the meeting time comes? Do you feel that everyone else in the meeting room has something to say except you? Then our English for Meetings course is the right solution for you.

Course description


At Skype English Tutoring our teachers have many years of experience working for international companies. They will guide you through all the steps of a meeting, from its arrangement to its follow-up procedure, and provide you with useful expressions and vocabulary for effective participation. You will develop your skills with role plays and demonstrate your ability to take part in meetings that represent your company in a positive way.

 

Develop core meeting skills

 

  • Arrange & confirm a meeting by email

  • Properly introduce yourself & the meeting's agenda

  • Report your progress & explain cause/effects

  • Successfully state your opinion​

  • Politely agree or disagree with participants

  • Politely interrupt and ask for clarification

  • Respond to clients' offers

  • State possibilities & take a vote​

  • Ask for comments & contributions

  • ​End a meeting & thank the participants

  • ​Write minutes & follow-up emails
     

Recommended class time


Depending on your English level, we recommend 8-12 hours of class time. We will assess your English level at the beginning of your first class and inform you about the course duration that is right for you.

Provided study materials
 

This business course includes study materials by Oxford and Cambridge University Press designed to help you make successful agreements. We will provide you with all of your study materials in PDF format before your first class.