Business Lessons

Daily English 6 The Commute to Work
Daily English 7 At My Desk, on Break, and at Lunch
Daily English 15 Problems at the Office
Daily English 19 Tough Negotiations
Daily English 21 Getting an Interview
Daily English 22 Making a Good Impression
Daily English 24 Taking Credit
Daily English 36 At My Desk
Daily English 44 Hiring for a Job
Daily English 47 Teamwork
Daily English 57 Making a Presentation
Daily English 76 Asking for and Giving Instructions
Daily English 79 Disagreeing Politely in a Business Setting
Daily English 83 Planning a Business Luncheon
Daily English 86 Asking About Jobs
Daily English 88 Socializing at a Reception
Daily English 92 Types of Work
Daily English 93 Diversity at Work
Daily English 94 Nervous at an Interview I
Daily English 95 Nervous at an Interview II
Daily English 103 Making a Sales Call
Daily English 106 High School Jobs
Daily English 108 Asking Someone Out
Daily English 109 Being an Entrepreneur
Daily English 118 Small Talk at a Business Lunch
Daily English 120 Employee Performance Review
Daily English 124 Asking for Clarification in a Business Meeting.
Daily English 132 Getting Through on the Phone.
Daily English 135 Scheduling a Meeting
Daily English 139 Job Layoffs
Daily English 141 A Brainstorming Session
Daily English 146 Suggestions at Work
Daily English 152 Planning a Company Retreat
Daily English 156 Rumors and Secrets
Daily English 159 Moonlighting
Daily English 161 A Bad Boss
Daily English 162 Training a New Employee
Daily English 170 Questions and Answers at a Presentation
Daily English 176 Time Off from Work
Daily English 181 Company Profiles
Daily English 184 Running a Meeting
Daily English 188 Correcting Misunderstandings at Work
Daily English 193 Placing a Business Order
Daily English 196 A Business Plan
Daily English 200 Meeting a Deadline
Daily English 204 Using Visuals in a Presentation
Daily English 208 Corporate Image
Daily English 216 Outsourcing Operations
Daily English 220 Giving Opinions in a Meeting
Daily English 224 Holiday Promotions
Daily English 236 An On-Site Estimate
Daily English 240 Working Overtime
Daily English 244 Critiquing Someone’s Work
Daily English 248 Business Websites
Daily English 252 A Workers Strike
Daily English 256 Looking for Ideas
Daily English 260 Business Trends
Daily English 264 Preparing for a Video Conference
Daily English 272 Time Management
Daily English 276 The Stock Market
Daily English 280 Viral Marketing
Daily English 284 A Friendly Rivalry
Daily English 288 A Business Contract
Daily English 292 Business Insurance
Daily English 300 Arriving for an Appointment
Daily English 304 A Potential Partnership Meeting
Daily English 308 Formatting a Document
Daily English 312 Different Work Styles
Daily English 320 Micromanaging the Staff
Daily English 324 Corporate Sponsorship
Daily English 328 Dishonesty at Work
Daily English 332 Profit and Loss
Daily English 336 Going Out of Business
Daily English 340 Office Competition
Daily English 344 At the Convention Center
Daily English 348 Showing Disapproval and Sympathy
Daily English 356 Starting a Franchise Business
Daily English 360 A Management Dispute
Daily English 368 A Corporate Takeover
Daily English 372 A Bully at Work
Daily English 376 Asking About Business Hours
Daily English 380 Hiring Temp Workers
Daily English 392 An Untrustworthy Co-worker
Daily English 396 Dealing in the Black Market
Daily English 400 Working in a Dead End Job
Daily English 404 Delegating Work
Daily English 408 Calling Someone You Haven’t Met About a Job
Daily English 412 Corporate Spying
Daily English 416 Finding a Niche in Business
Daily English 420 Workplace Safety
Daily English 428 Getting a Dream Job
Daily English 436 Dealing With an Angry Client
Daily English 440 Being a Self-Made Man/Woman
Daily English 444 Planning for Retirement
Daily English 448 Making Business Contacts
Daily English 452 Dealing with Unhappy Employees
Daily English 456 Sending Business Packages
Daily English 460 Working in a Bad Economy
Daily English 464 Talking About Inventory
Daily English 468 Organizing Your Office
Daily English 472 Feeling Nervous About Public Speaking
Daily English 476 Taking Chances in Business
Daily English 480 Riding in a Carpool
Daily English 484 Getting a Performance Evaluation
Daily English 488 Getting Around Regulations
Daily English 492 Importing and Exporting Goods
Daily English 496 Driving a Company Car
Daily English 500 Taking Minutes of a Meeting
Daily English 504 Training Inexperienced Employees
Daily English 512 Changing the Subject in Conversation
Daily English 516 Naming and Appointing Officials
Daily English 524 Talking About Failure
Daily English 528 Negotiating Salary
Daily English 540 Promoting a New Product
Daily English 548 Working for an Impossible Boss
Daily English 552 Reviewing Job Applications
Daily English 556 Scheduling an Appointment
Daily English 560 Learning Work Rules and Routines
Daily English 564 Working in a Laboratory
Daily English 568 Describing Brisk and Slow Business
Daily English 572 Blowing the Whistle at Work
Daily English 576 Using Unfair Influence
Daily English 580 Retiring From a Job
Daily English 584 Calling in Sick to Work
Daily English 588 Hiring Business Consultants
Daily English 592 Dealing with Website Hackers
Daily English 596 Applying for Unemployment Benefits
Daily English 600 Talking About Sight
Daily English 604 Harming a Professional Reputation
Daily English 608 Formatting Text
Daily English 612 Introducing a Speaker
Daily English 616 Having a Business Mentor
Daily English 620 Making Quick and Slow Decisions
Daily English 624 Advantages and Disadvantages in Life
Daily English 628 Introducing a New Product
Daily English 632 Negotiating a Business Deal
Daily English 636 Being Lazy and Energetic
Daily English 640 Being Genuine and False
Daily English 644 Giving a Successful Presentation
Daily English 648 Working on Commission
Daily English 652 Outdoor Advertising
Daily English 656 Ordering Business Stationery
Daily English 660 Work-Related Injuries
Daily English 664 Preparing a Video Resume
Daily English 668 Having Cash Flow Problems
Daily English 672 Asking for More Time
Daily English 676 Selecting a Health Insurance Plan
Daily English 680 Recognizing an Unsung Hero
Daily English 684 Asking for Information About a Coworker
Daily English 688 Ending a Business Relationship
Daily English 692 Recommending Someone for a Job
Daily English 696 Investing Your Money
Daily English 700 Starting a New Workweek
Daily English 704 Reselling Products for Profit
Daily English 708 Trademarks and Logos
Daily English 712 Types of Business Entities
Daily English 716 Working Without Supervision
Daily English 720 Buying Office Furniture
Daily English 724 Being Impolite in Conversation
Daily English 728 Describing One’s Skill Level
Daily English 732 Preferring Different Work Styles
Daily English 736 Following One’s Dream
Daily English 740 Corporate Gift-Giving
Daily English 744 Dealing With a Mistake
Daily English 748 Writing a Letter of Inquiry
Daily English 752 Working With Unreliable People
Daily English 756 Holding Structured and Unstructured Meetings
Daily English 760 Paycheck Deductions
Daily English 764 Being Unsure and Unready
Daily English 768 Negotiating Price
Daily English 772 Types of People at Work
Daily English 776 Getting Praise and Recognition
Daily English 780 Being Sued
Daily English 784 Socializing With Clients
Daily English 788 Being Conservative and Daring
Daily English 792 Business Zoning
Daily English 796 Setting Up Conference Calls and Videoconferences
Daily English 800 Advertising Jobs on the Internet
Daily English 804 Dealing with Time Changes in Scheduling
Daily English 808 Asking for Time Off
Daily English 812 Losing Employees to Other Companies
Daily English 816 Running a Pilot Program
Daily English 820 Performing Poorly at Work
Daily English 824 Grooming a Successor
Daily English 828 Important Business Contacts
Daily English 832 Creating an Online Store
Daily English 836 Working Shifts
Daily English 840 Translating a Document
Daily English 844 Dealing With Corrupt Officials
Daily English 848 An Unscrupulous Partner
Daily English 852 Working in a Factory
Daily English 856 Training Salespeople
Daily English 860 Insider Trading
Daily English 864 Going to Business School
Daily English 868 Mergers and Acquisitions
Daily English 872 A Publicity Stunt
Daily English 876 Preparing a Professional Portfolio
Daily English 880 Forming a Union
Daily English 884 Types of Meetings
Daily English 888 Advertising in TV and Movies
Daily English 892 Preparing for the Busy Season
Daily English 896 Preparing a Speech
Daily English 900 Simplifying Information
Daily English 904 Working Overseas
Daily English 908 Being Territorial at Work
Daily English 912 Working as a Lobbyist
Daily English 916 Being Forced Out of a Position
Daily English 920 Leasing Business Equipment
Daily English 924 Getting Access to Important People
Daily English 928 Understanding Corporate Structure
Daily English 932 Rebuilding Consumer Trust
Daily English 936 Working With the IT Department
Daily English 940 Ending Excessive Spending
Daily English 944 Working as an Intern
Daily English 948 Listening to Motivational Speakers
Daily English 952 Dealing With Rising Production Costs
Daily English 956 Running a Family-Owned Business
Daily English 960 Giving Someone Your Recommendation
Daily English 964 Using Infographics
Daily English 968 Recording an Outgoing Voice Mail Message
Daily English 972 Paying an Employee Under the Table
Daily English 976 Showing Immaturity
Daily English 980 Retiring Abroad
Daily English 984 Competing in Business
Daily English 988 Playing Fair in Business
Daily English 992 Loan Forgiveness Programs
Daily English 996 Importing Goods to the U.S.
Daily English 1000 Reaching a Milestone
Daily English 1004 Being Modest and Boastful
Daily English 1008 Money Laundering
Daily English 1012 Preventing Shoplifting
Daily English 1016 Doing Pro Bono Work
Daily English 1020 Making Verbal Mistakes
Daily English 1024 Dealing with Crises
Daily English 1028 Describing Order and Sequence
Daily English 1032 Different Management Styles
Daily English 1036 Farming and Agribusiness
Daily English 1040 Dealing with Bureaucracy
Daily English 1048 Launching an Initial Public Offering
Daily English 1052 A Product Recall
Daily English 1056 Finding Emerging Markets
Daily English 1060 Disposing of Sensitive Documents
Daily English 1068 An Expiring Business Lease
Daily English 1076 Celebrity Product Lines
Daily English 1077 Buying Travel Insurance
Daily English 1080 Automating Production
Daily English 1084 Learning a New Operating System
Daily English 1088 Selling a Business
Daily English 1092 Keeping a Meeting On Track
Daily English 1096 Improving Online Reviews
Daily English 1100 Making and Receiving a Job Offer
Daily English 1112 Doing Impressions
Daily English 1115 Buying Meat from a Butcher
Daily English 1120 Breaching a Contract
Daily English 1128 Store Promotions and Giveaways
Daily English 1132 Defending Your Ideas at Work
Daily English 1136 Missing a Deadline
Daily English 1140 Dealing With a Language Barrier
Daily English 1141 Proofreading a Document
Daily English 1146 Negotiating With a Street Vendor
Daily English 1152 Collecting Debt
Daily English 1156 Unsafe Factory Conditions
Daily English 1160 Being Reprimanded at Work
Daily English 1164 Making Office Renovations
Daily English 1168 Reading Contracts Carefully
Daily English 1171 Cancelling a Service
Daily English 1172 Booking Space for Business Events
Daily English 1176 Limits to Advancement at Work
Daily English 1188 Advertising to Children
Daily English 1192 Using a Property Management Company
Daily English 1196 Checking Facts and Figures
Daily English 1200 Learning a Skilled Trade
Daily English 1208 Living on Low Wages
Daily English 1213 Using Different Payment Systems
Daily English 1216 Working in a Job You Love
Daily English 1220 Ramping Up Production
Daily English 1227 Altering Clothing
Daily English 1228 Designing a Product Line
Daily English 1232 Intimidating a Coworker
Daily English 1236 Dressing Inappropriately for Work
Daily English 1240 Giving Correct Change
Daily English 1244 Preparing Packages for Shipping
Daily English 1248 Describing Old and New Equipment
Daily English 1252 Reneging on a Promise
Daily English 1256 Describing Fast and Slow Speech
Daily English 1260 Transport and Shipping Mishaps
Daily English 1264 Customer Loyalty Programs
Daily English 1268 Conducting Employee Background Checks
Daily English 1272 Returning and Exchanging Merchandise
Daily English 1276 Using an On-site Daycare
Daily English 1280 Describing Poor Audio Quality
Daily English 1288 Being a Job-Hopper
Daily English 1292 Being a Victim of Extortion
Daily English 1296 Taking a Buyout
Daily English 1298 Claiming Credit for an Invention
Daily English 1300 Diversifying a Workforce