Personal development English

Learn English and focus on personal development topics with our selection of native-English teachers who are experts in that field.

What is Personal Development

Personal Development is often called “soft skills”. There is great emphasis in today’s marketplace for employees to have these skills, no matter what the position is. For example, a sales and marketing manager will need to be self-motivated, have communication and negotiation skills, and be emotionally intelligent!
Personal development covers activities that improve awareness and identity, develop talents and potential, build human capital, and facilitate employability, enhance the quality of life and contribute to the realization of dreams and aspirations. Learning how to deal with these issues in English will help you develop your communication skills in an international environment.

What is included in the Personal Development Business English Course?

Personal development is a broad topic. The English lessons may cover the following fields:

  • Change management
  • Coaching, mentoring
  • Communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Leadership
  • Listening skills
  • Motivation
  • Negotiation
  • Team work
  • Time management

Personal Development English Course: Who is it for?

Ideally, your English is already at intermediate and above level. You are interested in personal development in general and want to practice your English around these topics. It is particularly suitable for teachers, guides, counselors or, managers, life coaches, or mentors.

How do the online Personal Development Business English classes work?

By choosing the Personal Development English classes, you get access to a wide variety of resources in the Study Box that focuses on Personal Development, and the teachers who deliver the lessons online via Skype, Zoom, or by phone have experience teaching English and know Personal Development. They are familiar with the terminology and the pedagogical resources of the Personal Development English course. One session a week is great for people who already have a good command of professional English and whose goal is mainly to maintain their level. If the goal is to move up a level, 2-3 English lessons are recommended. It is also good practice to learn with 2 teachers so as not to get used to one specific accent.

Please note that we also offer a track for people interested in improving their Business English in different fields.

Would you like to learn more about our personal development through an English online course? Register now for a free trial lesson and discuss your needs and objectives with one of our teachers.