Trumped Down: Donald’s Mastery of Simple Speech

  Over the past few months at English Trackers we’ve been fascinated by the US Election race and astonished by Donald Trump’s rising support. We thought we’d take a closer look at some of his speeches to try to understand why his use of language seems to be striking » Read More

Lines of communication

Lines of communication. Exchanges back and forth. Contact kept, contact lost and sometimes contact re-established. So much of business is based on communication. Exchanging information between buyer and seller. The digital era has reduced human interaction considerably; online purchases involve only a few words and various clicks. But in » Read More

Seven Ways to Seriously Improve Your English

Seven Ways to Build Your English Practice – but how much? Anywhere from between 20 hours to 10,000 hours – according to academics or entrepreneurs – depending on which group of experts you wish to believe. If you haven’t read Malcolm Gladwell’s book Outliers, which explains the 10,000-hour rule » Read More

LinkedIn strategy: a personalised approach

What if you don’t have a LinkedIn strategy … Sometimes a LinkedIn user only really starts to engage with the platform when they have a crisis. They have the career equivalent of a medical emergency, which jolts them into LinkedIn awareness. This is what happened to David, a successful » Read More