In a world where international clients are ten times more likely to do business with someone who speaks their language, taking the time to understand the language and culture of your business clients has never been more important. With the ability to converse in your clients native language, you are one step closer to success in International Markets.
International Markets – How to Succeed
Indeed, it has been estimated that the UK economy loses around £48 billion each year, or 3.5% of GDP, due to poor language skills, a lack of cultural understanding, and the assumption that everybody speaks English [source: , The Guardian].
Choose Cactus to Succeed
With our expertise in delivering high quality language tuition combined with cross-cultural training, Cactus has a range of courses designed to help you succeed in international markets. These courses will equip you with the skills and confidence you need to establish and develop successful business relationships. Be this in specific markets or in general, they will also allow you to gain a competitive edge in the global marketplace.
The Key Components to International Market Success
- Acquire valuable insights into B2B and B2C cultural behaviours and norms that will enhance your negotiation techniques and marketing strategies
- Understand management and communication styles, values and attitudes, to help win business in your target market
- Adopt correct body language, gestures and etiquette that will leave a favourable impression on your partners and clients
- Learn essential phrases and expressions in the target language that will help you to establish positive relationships with colleagues, partners, clients and suppliers
- Gain practical strategies for overcoming the challenges of conducting business in specific international markets
- Network with like-minded professionals
“If I want to sell you something, we speak English. If you want to sell me something, dann sprechen wir Deutsch.” Willy Brandt, Former Chancellor of Germany
Language Training for International Markets
Are you looking to learn how to do succeed in international markets? Do you want a course designed to your specific learning goals? Cactus offers a variety of great business classes tailored to your needs. Cactus also offers general language classes online, across the UK and immersive courses across the world.
Are you looking to develop your language skills or of your team members? Are you looking to determine the number of hours needed to reach proficiency? Cactus Guide to International Success – Levels and Progress Made Simple gives you the information you need to ensure your language training objectives are met. Download our free Guide to International Success.
Cactus Language Training Services
If you are interested in discussing your global language training strategy with the UK leading provider in language training, then get in touch to learn more about your language learning options. From face-to-face, online, blended learning and in company tuition Cactus Language Training will help you find the delivery and schedule that meets your needs. Cactus offer any language wherever you are and whenever you choose. Download our Free Corporate Brochure.
Cactus language offers the following types of language courses:
Evening language courses: 19 different languages in 15 UK locations and online
Language holidays: worldwide immersion courses in the country of the language
Junior language camps: immersion programmes for children and teens across the world
Private tuition: tailor-made and corporate language training solutions throughout the world
TEFL: teacher training courses for both English and other languages all over the world
Online courses: for teacher training and 23 languages