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This blog discusses the complexities of doing business in a globalized world.
Our goal is to help both individuals and organizations successfully navigate the new global reality which requires improved communication across borders, increased collaboration to foster innovation and stronger operations to drive global success.
Category Archives: English Communication & Language Skills
What does Japan need to do to regain an economic leadership position in the world? As the third in our series of country-based posts profiling different challenges and opportunities resulting from globalization and the development of Business English skills (we … Continue reading
Can India expand successful Business English training programs throughout its large and diverse population? We recently wrote about the economic challenges facing Brazil, particularly its lagging position in supporting Business English skills among other South American countries. Another of the … Continue reading
Why not GlobalMandarin or GlobalSpanish? At GlobalEnglish, we’re often asked if we will be rolling out solutions for Mandarin, or even Spanish. After all, only one twentieth of the world’s population speaks English as their native language. Mandarin has more … Continue reading
Will the largest South American country be able to fulfill its economic potential if Business English skills don’t improve nationwide? Brazil has always been in a unique position as a country. It is the globe’s fifth largest country (in terms … Continue reading
In 2011 GlobalEnglish Launched The Business English Index to Track Global Communication Progress Businesses around the globe agree that developing employees’ Business English skills is a bottom-line necessity, yet the recently launched Business English Index (BEI) demonstrates there is still … Continue reading
Do Recent University Grads Have the Necessary Business English Skills to Land a Great Job? Sandra Folk, a business communications expert, recently posed this question in an article published by the Financial Post. Through her research, Folk discovered something remarkable … Continue reading