During 2020, the coronavirus pandemic led employees to work remotely from home and the value and potential of virtual global teams became clear. But working in multiple cultural contexts and geographies can directly affect an organisation’s performance in areas such as communication and collaboration. Our client therefore wanted to put in place a global approach to Business English language training and offer a range of online courses for their international Customer Sales and Marketing teams.
Recognising that working from home may also impact motivation, our client was keen to provide positive motivators to boost performance by bringing together colleagues from different offices for fun and interactive classes. This meant we had to offer flexible timeslots taking into account differing time zones when arranging the lessons.
“It was great thank you. We have an excellent tutor; she quickly adapted the lesson to suit my level and I came away feeling that I had learnt a lot—very happy.”
Spanish Language Lessons
"It was a very useful course. Very intense, but that was what I needed. We covered a lot of ground quickly and the teachers were flexible and supportive. I enjoyed the 4 days and learnt a huge amount. Very much recommended for anyone in the same position."
French Residential Course
EDF Energy NNB
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