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Communication

Your Top Ten Grammar Peeves

By |April 9th, 2015|

What is a grammar peeve? When we are ‘peeved’ about something, it means something really bothers or irritates us. We talk about ‘pet peeves’ which are things which really bother us in particular – it may be our spouse not putting the lid on […]

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Employers and newcomers view the importance of language and communications skills very differently

By |March 18th, 2015|

According to recent research, employers and newcomers value language and communication skills completely differently. Whereas 95% of employers consider these skills to be very important, only 27% of newcomers do. This is a huge difference which points to a major disconnect between newcomers and […]

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Effective Telephone Skills – What are they?

By |March 17th, 2015|

The way we sound when speaking face-to-face is tempered by the way we look, our expressions and our demeanor. But when we speak on the phone, all this visual information gets lots. So learning effective telephone skills is critical to sounding polite and communicating […]

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Five most Common Bad Communication Habits

By |March 11th, 2015|

All of us occasionally fall into bad communication habits. Learning to communicate effectively and in a professional manner involves developing and maintaining both self-awareness and self-control. Often we don’t really see our behaviour as others might. We are so conditioned by our upbringing, our […]

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How to Get Funded for One-on-One Coaching to Upgrade you Communication Skills

By |March 4th, 2015|

 

When you are fluent and really need to refine your communication skills, one-on-one coaching is the way to go. Everyone is busy and most group training is too general, meaning you can spend a lot of time sitting in a class while things that […]

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The 12TH Annual IEP Conference

By |February 24th, 2015|

The IEP Conference is a free event which has been held now for 12 years. This year it is will be taking place on Friday, February 27th at the Metro Convention Center on King Street West in Downtown Toronto. As we did last year, […]

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Accents in the workplace – Linguistic, Regional and Class

By |February 12th, 2015|

In the Greater Toronto Area (GTA,) we have a tremendous variety of accents in the workplace and on the streets. While people often complain about foreign accents and newcomers regularly face discrimination for this reason, we can generally agree that such biases either result […]

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