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Career & exam

How cross-cultural communication leads to an effective workplace

As businesses become more global and complex, most of the work lies becoming more and more based on teamwork. Although there are many different ways to create and foster a collaborative work environment, the most successful work environments are places in employees feel seen and heard, hold efficient meetings and work sessions and have access to collaboration processes in place to promote healthy communication.

News & culture

Why study International Relations at University?

In a reality where economic, social, political and cultural relations between governments and people are becoming increasingly dynamic, it is essential to have experts who know how to understand and manage highly complex relationships.

Language learning

Becoming an eloquent speaker in English - The Future Orator

Communication is a fundamental part of our everyday lives which allows us to form connections, express thoughts and ideas and influence decisions.

Language learning

A first-class insight into university education for teenagers

The Oxford College Experience

Career & exam

Entering a UK university

Entering a UK university

Before entering a UK university, students whose native language is not English may be required to prove their proficiency in the language – the most common way to do this is with an internationally-recognised exam such as IELTS.

Language learning

Bilingualism

Bilingualism, broadly speaking is the ability to communicate and understand two languages. However, bilingualism is often considered as a relative label since it depends if skills such as perfect grammar in both languages are considered the marker of bilingualism. Or rather accept it as simply the ability to understand and converse in two languages well. In any case it is often overlooked that bilingualism is as emotional as it is practical. For many bilinguals it is a notion that is ​felt​ rather than defined.

News & culture

CQ - Cultural Intelligence

Just as IQ is a measure of intellectual intelligence, CQ is the measure of cultural intelligence.  A short text on this topic.

Distance Learning

Distance learning in online lessons with a personal course tutor. Lessons are one-to-one for specific focus. Learners can choose from the available range of Distance Learning courses, or can request bespoke lessons for a specific requirement such as the preparation of a language test, how to prepare a presentation or coaching in a specific skill such as essay writing.

 

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