Business English

Participating in meetings with confidence 

Communication Skills  | Business English | Seminar

meeting confidence target training

Meetings are key to effective communication, and your language skills should not impact results adversely. Whether you are participating in a meeting or organizing a meeting, this seminar builds both your confidence and competence.

Who’s it for?

This practice-oriented seminar is ideal for all professionals who need to actively participate in meetings in English. Typical participants are seeking to build their confidence and competence to ensure they can make the most of the language skills they have.

What are your outcomes?

By the end of the training intervention you will have:

  • developed confidence and fluency when participating in meetings
  • adopted the behaviors needed to make meetings effective
  • built a language toolbox to increase productivity for future meetings

What’s covered?

  • Identifying what makes meetings successful and effective
  • Building awareness of best-practice behaviors
  • Appreciating your responsibility to actively contribute
  • Planning for success

Building and using a practical language toolbox:

  • starting with the end in mind
  • sharing opinions
  • summarizing projects and giving updates
  • giving reasons and explanations for opinions, plans and actions
  • comparing and contrasting alternatives
  • agreeing and disagreeing
  • interrupting not disrupting
  • keeping on track through clarifying and summarizing
  • involving others
  • allocating tasks and implementing agreements

Participant rating
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Investment:  € 1520
tony jones target training

“My goal is to make sure that you play an active role in your meetings. Using activities, simulations, useful tips and clear advice, we’ll build on your strengths and give you practical language skills to help overcome your weaknesses. I guarantee that you will leave our seminar with confidence.“

Tony Jones

Customized for CEF level:

B1