15 January

Why I’ve changed my mind about training via Skype.

Why I’ve changed my mind about training via Skype.

I first came across people offering English training via Skype years ago. But I was never really convinced and certainly didn’t think it was for me. Experiences I made last year have changed my mind. My doubts and reservations in the past First and foremost I believed that I needed to be in the same […]

15 January

Plan to succeed

Plan to succeed

You can take steps to improve your English at any time of the year, of course. And circumstances – a new job, new responsibilities, a planned trip – may well lead you to do just that. But what if there’s no real reason, you just feel generally dissatisfied with your language skills? Or perhaps you’ve […]

13 November

The Igel has landed

The Igel has landed

  Picture the following situation: Maria walks up to the coffee machine where her colleague Gabi is standing with the new Italian Sales Manager, Stefano. Gabi makes the introductions. And Maria says “Yes, we met on the floor yesterday.” Stefano looks confused and a bit embarrassed. Gabi grins and says “I think you mean you […]