BC - aSIB 21.11.13 (2)
To provide an introduction and review of business etiquette in English speaking countries
To provide clarification and review of language used for emails in the context of business and financial sectors.
Procedure (60 minutes)
Ask students to discuss who attends meetings, which of them chair meetings, who takes minutes, what type of meetings, how long they last ....
Students to predict what kind of protocols and etiquette to expect in the English culture. Distribute each student with a sample point and ask them to explain it to the class.
Block vocab: correspondence summary thread complex equivalent sufficient objectives courtesy
Unit 4, Business Correspondence, Pg 23 Each student to read and class to respond and discuss.
PW: Create an email to request a meeting on Sunday, 24 November at 5pm to discuss improving your business correspondence. Students may leave after I've marked it.