LEVEL B2 FOCUS English for HR TIME 40 min + 10 min video I designed this TED talk-based lesson for HR specialists and managers to discuss the recruitment process and what kind of candidates have better chances to get a job. You may use it with any working adults successfully as well. In her speech…

LEVEL B2+ FOCUS Agreeing/Disagreeing TIME 45 min + 15 min video Equality at work is a controversial topic that has been widely discussed. Instead of focusing on how men discriminate against women at work, Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, looks at women's actions and the society bias that prevents women from becoming business leaders.  This…

LEVEL B2+/C1 FOCUS Business English TIME 45 min + 12 min video Have you ever wondered how successful people manage their time? This TED talk will give you a glimpse into their approach to managing time. You will also have plenty of opportunities to talk about time management with your students. This worksheet is based…

LEVEL B2+ FOCUS Business English TIME 60 min This worksheet investigates Sinek's explanation to the question how people inspire actions in others. The talk and thus the lesson also looks at what kind of companies we believe in and why as well as when an innovative product can become mainstream and how to succeed in…

LEVEL B2+ FOCUS Business English TIME 60 min What's the difference between a trend and a fad? How do they affect the business? Should companies ignore fads or try to exploit them? This and more in this Business English lesson This lesson plan focuses on listening comprehension and speaking skills. Here you will have a…

LEVEL C1 FOCUS Business English TIME 60-75 min This time, instead of a TED Talk, the lesson plan is based on a part of a TV show that hosted a renown motivational speaker Simon Sinek. When this video hit YouTube in December 2016, it quickly went viral. His speech, and thus the lesson, focuses on the issues…