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Here you'll find promotional videos from actual companies, including instructional videos on CVs, cover letters, and job interviews. There’s also original Yabla content set in the working world.

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Showing 1-21 of 21 Totaling 1 hours 5 minutes

Business English - Planview Open Suite

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Planview®, leading independent provider of Enterprise Portfolio Management Solutions introduces “Planview Open Suite”. Like no other Portfolio Management Provider Planview allows integration in a huge variety of existing systems.
This Video allows you to learn expressions from the areas of Project- and Resource Management.

Business English - Product Portfolio Management

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Planview Enterprise delivers visibility into and control of project portfolios, enabling you to efficiently prioritize work and make better decisions around request management, planning, and resource capacity. This video will teach you important expressions used in the field of Product Management.

Business English - Taming Change

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

USA

Pat Durbin of Planview® is the co-author of the book “Taming Change with Portfolio Management”. He explains the basic concept and talks about the advantages for businesses when putting it to use.

Business English - The job interview - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Julia hast just completed her studies in marketing and is in search of her first real job. In this clip, she contacts a company that's in need of a marketing professional. Watch and see how she handles her initial phone call to human resources and sets up a job interview.

Business English - The job interview - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Hoping to land her first real job, Julia interviews for a position in marketing. In this clip, she makes her best case for why she's an excellent candidate for the position. See and judge for yourself how she does. Note in particular, her response to a 'low-ball' starting salary, despite her outstanding qualifications.

Business English - Starting on a new job - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Back at home, Julia is wondering if her job interview will ultimately prove to have been a success. Impatiently she is waiting for an answer when suddenly the phone starts to ring...

Business English - Starting on a new job - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Julia has landed the job in the marketing department and today's her first day at work. Jonathan welcomes her on board and helps her get oriented to her new workplace.

Business English - Difficulties with coworkers and contracts - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Julia has now been promoted to lead a new markets campaign team, but with promotion comes new responsibilities. Unfortunately, one of her team members has made a mistake which could cost the company a lot of money. Being both firm and sympathetic has been proven to be an effective management style: watch and learn from Julia!

Business English - Difficulties with coworkers and contracts - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Julia's coworker made a mistake that could cost the company money. See how Julia takes charge of the situation and manages to reach a business compromise with a client. All that remains now is to figure out how to deal with her coworker...

Business English - Difficulties with coworkers and contracts - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Now that Julia fixed the problem with the client caused by her coworker’s mistake, she has the tough job of explaining to her boss what happened. Julia is smart enough to walk the fine line between understanding her coworker’s responsibilities and also showing some empathy for her situation. Watch this video to see just how well such tricky situations can be successfully dealt with!

Business English - About Java

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Learn about Java technology, why it's important to update your Java Runtime Environment (JRE), and get answers to the most commonly asked questions.

Business English - Curriculum Vitae - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

United Kingdom

Writing a successful CV, also called resume, is no easy task. Find out the basics of what should be included and how to accomplish this task.

Business English - Curriculum Vitae - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

In this second clip, you'll learn additional helpful hints, as well as common pitfalls to avoid when writing a resume.

Business English - Job interview - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Do you want to prepare for that big job interview? If so, take a look. Gabrielle offers some valuable information and a few helpful hints.

Business English - Job interview - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Gabrielle presents three key questions you're likely to face when being interviewed for a job. Her advice is spot on.

Business English - Cover letter - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

For that all important job search, discover from Gabrielle the impact that a well written cover letter can have. Her valuable advice may help you avoid some common pitfalls and improve your prospects!

Business English - Cover letter - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Once more, the subject is "cover letter". In this second segment from Gabrielle, you'll hear some additional pointers and a brief summary of her advice at the end. Good luck!

Business English - Optimus Search

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Optimus Search helps companies find the right people for the job in the specific fields of Life Science, Engineering, Digital, and Energy. The consulting firm considers itself the best in the business.

Business English - Decision Making in international companies - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

United Kingdom

Bob Dignen introduces the topic of decision-making in international companies, and the various approaches to this.

Business English - Decision Making in international companies - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

United Kingdom

Here's a business meeting where not everyone has the same opinion. Even if you can't understand every word, try to grasp some of the expressions the speakers use to agree or disagree.

Business English - Decision Making in international companies - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

United Kingdom

Let's look at the results of the meeting. Was it a good example of teamwork or not?

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