Are you frightened of speaking English in a conference call just because you might not understand?
Speaking English is challenging, but during a conference call and in front of your colleagues, your boss and other business partners can be really stressful!
It can get easier if you follow some tips:
- Think about the vocabulary and expressions you would like to use
- Keep it simple with: Hello/Good morning/Good afternoon
Have some Paper and a Pen
- You might need to take notes
Show you’re listening
Use expressions such as:
- Oh, I see
Repeat Important Details
Never be afraid to repeat relevant information to make sure it’s correct.
Don’t Be Afraid to Ask
Don’t be afraid to ask for clarification, repetition, or to slow down!
What we need is CLEAR COMMUNICATION!