We train business & professional people to communicate more efficiently in a language that is not their own. Here we would like to give you an idea of the typical profile and needs of our students, as defined by the students themselves.

 
_ Which language do you need to improve?
English 86 %
French 5 %
Italian 3 %
Spanish 2 %
German 1 %
Portuguese 1 %
Arabic 0,27 %
Chinese 0,13 %
Japanese 0,13 %
Russian 0,13 %
Bresilian 0,06 %
Korean 0,05 %
Dutch 0,03 %
Hebrew 0,03 %
Catalan 0,02 %
 
_ Have you previously studied the language?
Yes 86 %
 
_ For how long?
  8 years
 

_ Have you ever spent several months in a country where the language is spoken?

No 83 %
 
_How would you rate your own ability in the following skills?
  Beginner Basic Intermediary Advanced Bilingual
Speaking 16 % 32 % 35 % 11 % 1 %
Writing 13 % 28 % 39 % 13 % 0 %
Listening 14 % 27 % 37 % 16 % 1 %
Reading 9 % 20 % 39 % 25 % 2 %
 
_ How often do you need to use the language in your current job?
For a future position 13 %
Rarely – several times per year 24 %
Regularly – several times per month 24 %
Often – several times per week 24 %
As my working language 9 %
 
_ In which context do you need to develop your skills?
Telephoning 84 %
Writing memos & emails 80 %
Reading documents 79 %
Meetings 66 %
Conference Calls 60 %
Presentations 51 %
Socialising 47 %
Writing briefs and reports 37 %
Business Trips 30 %
Business correspondence 25 %
Negotiations 25 %
Conferences & seminars 24 %
Training courses 16 %
Fairs & exhibitions 11 %
0 %
0 %
0 %
 
_Once students have completed a course with us:

95% of them state they are satisfied or very satisfied with their progress.

97% of them recommend colleagues to take a course with us.

 

_Atribord Infrequently Asked Questions

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