Today all of us have to make presentations and speeches and thus if we have a good business English vocab then we have a definite advantage over our competition.
Good English also helps in promotions and appraisals and thus it makes complete sense to improve one’s business English by reading, writing, speaking and listening to business English.
These are certain tips which will help you hone your Business English:-
- READ PAPERS LIKE ECONOMIC TIMES:-
When you read the editorial page of the newspaper and also articles from the newspapers like ET then you get a good mixture of vocabulary and business English. You should also read management books by authors like Philip Kotler and Warren Buffet. This will give you a deep insight in the field of business writing and your business writing skills will improve beyond imagination
READ BUSINESS MAGAZINES:-
There also business magazines like Business India, Forbes and Economist and you should read articles on them to get an understanding of the approach the expert journalists take towards business English. This will help you hone your business English skills and make you a talented writer and speaker with a fantastic business vocabulary.
TALK TO YOUR COLLEAGUES IN ENGLISH:-
You should also talk to your colleagues in English even if you are not very fluent in it. The more you practice the better you will become and try using words which you have discovered while reading books or business magazines.
RECORD YOUR VOICE:-
By recording your voice you will be able to assess for yourself what are your strengths and weaknesses and improve on them slowly and steadily.
READ OUT LOUD:-
Reading out loud will help in improving pronunciation and enunciation and will make you fluent in the language English. Moreover when you hear the words they make an impression on your mind and you start using new words in your daily professional life which makes you popular and respected.
LISTEN TO MOTIVATIONAL AUDIO BOOKS:-
You can also listen to audio books about business and marketing and this will give you new words and technical terms which will turn out to be very useful in making presentations and speeches in your job situation.
Thus start reading and speaking business English today so that you can make better presentations and speeches and create a niche for yourself in the highly competitive business world.