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by confuciusjm
14 Mar 2010, 03:27
Forum: Business English
Topic: Get Ready for Business - Macmillan
Replies: 4
Views: 12818

Re: Get Ready for Business - Macmillan

Thanks systematic, for your reply. The reason why I asked was I saw the sample pages online and they look pretty decent. Macmillan told me they were going to reprint it in March (I checked it and they are available for order again). Hence I just wanted to see if I can gather feedback from people who...
by confuciusjm
01 Mar 2010, 01:46
Forum: Business English
Topic: Phone Coaching for Business Execs
Replies: 4
Views: 11960

Re: Phone Coaching for Business Execs

Hi David,

Thanks for your reply. That's not what I meant though. I meant "coaching a student over the telephone", ie. long-distance coaching.

J
by confuciusjm
17 Feb 2010, 09:31
Forum: Teaching Adults
Topic: Telephone Coaching - need advice
Replies: 4
Views: 6500

Re: Telephone Coaching - need advice

Thanks for the tip. I'll take a look at it.
by confuciusjm
10 Feb 2010, 07:51
Forum: Business English
Topic: Phone Coaching for Business Execs
Replies: 4
Views: 11960

Phone Coaching for Business Execs

Hi there, Has anyone tried telephone coaching to complement in-class training for busy business execs? (Not "telephone english", aka. telephone skills, BUT using telephone as a medium of conversational practise) I'm looking for a good conversational English book with interesting, short units to base...
by confuciusjm
10 Feb 2010, 07:43
Forum: Business English
Topic: Get Ready for Business - Macmillan
Replies: 4
Views: 12818

Get Ready for Business - Macmillan

Hi, has anyone here ever used the "Get Ready for Business" series from Macmillan (http://www.macmillanenglish.com/Course.aspx?id=41716) for Business English classes? I'm contemplating using this on my Chinese EFL students, but it's out of print at the moment and I'm keen to know if they are good. An...
by confuciusjm
10 Feb 2010, 07:40
Forum: Teaching Adults
Topic: Telephone Coaching - need advice
Replies: 4
Views: 6500

Telephone Coaching - need advice

Hi guys, I wonder if any of you here have tried using telephone coaching to supplement in-class training, especially for students who need more conversational practise but are just to busy to make regular classroom lessons? Could anyone here recommend a good set of conversation English coursebooks t...