Improve Your Business Skills


American Corner prepared two courses for next week.

The courses are run by our visiting Australian presenter, Adam Pickvance. They are conducted in 1 session of up to 2 hours each and are open to anyone above the age of 18 years. The courses are presented in English, therefore participants must have intermediate or higher English language conversation and understanding skills. A Certificate of Completion will be provided to successful participants of each of these courses.

Due to COVID-19, participant numbers are limited to 10 and physical distancing and masks will be required.

Tuesday 7th July 2020, 6pm to 8pm

English for Waiters - this course aims to improve your practical English language skills relevant to working as a waiter or in hospitality. The course covers topics such as:
How to make a good first impression.
Key dining items and terms in English.
How to be most helpful and remain in control of situations.
Cultural differences on leaving tips and how to get the most out of tipping.
Different ways English people ask to pay and expectation of card payments, splitting bills, inclusion of the tip.
What to do if you are having difficulties understanding and how to make things easier for you and the customer. APPLY HERE

Wednesday 8th July 2020, 6pm to 8pm

Planning For Your Own Successful Business - Do you have an interest in running your own business? Not sure where to start or what the critical things to consider are? This course covers the essential factors relating to planning for and then running a successful business. Topics include; the owner needs to get what they want, the customer experience, your product, finance & budgets, promotion & marketing, importance of ongoing review and adapting as needed. APPLY HERE