Business skills bank
Practical materials from our expert authors, covering essential business skills such as emailing, telephoning, meetings and presentations.
Inside Business skills bank
This section has articles and lessons plans covering basic business skills from describing a process to writing a letter as well as numerous business worksheets for a variety of business contexts.
This section has lesson plans and ideas for students to practise essential skills for emailing in the context of work including both useful vocabulary and grammar lessons.
Sara Helm introduces a short series of lessons for business professionals on meetings skills and the type of functional language needed to conduct meetings in English.
A comprehensive lesson plan by Alex Case on using numbers in Business and Medical English including tips on teaching decimals, percentages and ordinal numbers along with pronunciation.
This Business skills lesson plan by Tim Bowen presents common features of presentations and practises useful language for putting together and giving presentations.
In this lesson by Barney Barrett, students examine, discuss and use the language of project planning and management applied to an ongoing project at the learner’s company
In this basic business skills lesson by Sara Helm, students use a modal verb wheel to create sentences and practise functional dialogues they can use in a social context.
This section offers selection of lesson plans and ideas for students to practise essential skills for telephoning in the context of work from giving personal details to leaving messages.