As people in business collaborate across functions and countries, good communication skills are more important than ever. Being able to express yourself clearly is so important in group work. If you have ideas you want others to accept, you need to be able to persuade.
In this debate class you will learn:
The ability to argue with someone and disagree, but still respect them, is really a top-notch quality that all companies value.
In this course, you will develop the ability not to take things personally and how to think fast and come up with answers on the spur of the moment.
This course will also give you the opportunity to learn about global issues and the confidence to participate in conversations by agreeing and disagreeing with others all while improving your Business English skills in a fun and active environment.
Prior to each class you will be given 1 or 2 debate topics so that you may research the issue to ensure that everyone is ready to contribute to our dynamic discussions.
Having an opinion on current events and global issues is also a key part of improving your networking skills which will help you to reduce your inhibitions about being able to hold a conversation with new people.