I specialize in teaching business English to non-native speakers. Do you need help in more effective telephoning techniques? Do you need to learn the specialized language of negotiations or customer relations? Let me help you master those skills. How about your writing? Do you struggle with getting the right message across in emails, letters and staff memoranda? Then let me help you get over that hump with straightforward, fun exercises and quick-to-learn techniques. But that's not al... [more]
With over 15 years living and working in German speaking countries, in German companies and with multinationals, my German is current and business-oriented. My learning has spanned the college textbook, Goethe Institute and real-life OJT practice. I am an accomplished translator (German-English) and can offer students cultural insights that books do not provide. My training in languages is based on having taught ESL for over 17 years and coaching native speakers as well as non-native speakers of English in reading, writing and business English.
My background includes a B.A. and M.A. in Spanish, as well as over 30 years of using Spanish professionally in business, including translating and interpreting. In addition, I have taught and coached individuals in Spanish (grammar, vocabulary, usage).
I am a CELTA certified ESL instructor and teach full-time in an intensive academic English program in Austin,Tx. In addition, I have over 15 years of experience teaching business English in companies and for training organizations in European companies and for ESL schools. Core expertise in academic and business English for adults.
20+ years teaching Business and Academic English in the US and overseas. Clients include adults and college age students seeking admission to US universities. Learning and style that are geared for YOU. One size does not fit all!
I have tutored businessmen and women in ESL for over 15 years in companies and corporations in 4 countries. I know and understand business terminology and the functioning of businesses. Also, I have taken several business courses over the year.