Networking in the business world is key to career success. Research shows that many jobs are never officially advertised. Many companies rely on word-of-mouth advertising to hire employees, so connections with people are important!
It’s also clear that English is an important language in the global job hunt.
But what exactly is networking? And how do you do it in English? This English for Business Networking course offered by EdX in partnership with University of Washington - UWashingtonX helps you understand the basics of networking and why it’s important. You’ll identify the key qualities that you personally want to focus on developing.
Most importantly, you’ll grow and expand your business network and professional connections. Gain confidence in your speaking while introducing yourself in English. You’ll also learn about business culture in North America and around the globe while you improve your English language skills for increased success in networking and job hunting.
What you'll learn
- Identify your goal for networking
- Define your network and make decisions on how to grow it
- Identify your unique skills and qualities
- Make effective introductions for yourself and others
- Use LinkedIn and business cards to make and maintain connections with your network
- Use culturally appropriate greetings and customs
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- What is Networking?
- Who is in Your Network?
- Making Contact
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- 42 days
- 3 hrs/week
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages International Business View 91 other Short Courses in International Business in United States
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Level: Introductory
- Prerequisites: Intermediate level of English language proficiency
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InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 42 days.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.