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Small Talk in English for Non-Native Speakers

In today's globalized business world, effective communication skills are paramount, especially when engaging with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. For Germans looking to navigate the nuances of Small Talk in English, this training program offers a comprehensive and tailored approach to mastering the art of casual conversation.
The primary goal of this training is to empower employees  with the confidence needed to engage in Small Talk in English, fostering stronger connections in both personal and professional settings.  
Training Contents

  • Cultural Sensitivity: Understanding cultural subtleties in Small Talk. Recognizing differences in communication styles.

  • Language Essentials: Vocabulary and phrases for initiating and sustaining Small Talk. Politeness and appropriateness in various contexts. Tailoring discussions to suit diverse audiences.

  • Body Language and Non-verbal Cues: Increasing confidence in social and professional interactions. Interpreting and conveying non-verbal signals. Creating a positive and open demeanor.

  • Common Small Talk Topics: Sports, weather, vacation, current events, and much more. What better not to talk about.

  • Overcoming Communication Barriers: Building conversational bridges when faced with language challenges. Strategies for effective listening and comprehension. 

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