17 December

How’s your English coming along?

How’s your English coming along?

When you’re working on improving your English, assessing your progress from time to time is important to help you stay motivated and on track. But how exactly do you go about it? There are plenty of tests online (and they can be fun), but the results don’t reveal much about how well you can actually say […]

11 February

Writing emails. Does it take you too long?

Writing emails. Does it take you too long?

  Although I can vividly remember watching in awe as someone showed me how to send a fax, I can’t actually recall the first email I sent or received. But I certainly have trouble imagining a world without emails today. And when it comes to communicating with colleagues or customers in English, nearly everyone tells […]

29 February

How did your last English meeting go?

Do you sometimes have an uneasy feeling after a meeting in English? Perhaps you’re unsure whether your language skills were good enough to get your message across. Or maybe you feel frustrated because you know it would have gone so much better in your own language. In this situation it’s tempting to throw the baby […]