5 You can always use someone's first name to talk to them, even if you don't know them very well. They will reply to your email or email you back. We target our mailing lists very carefully: for example, we don't send mailshots for garden tools to people who live in apartments! 3 He started on his article again, but he heard police cars outside and went to the window to look. Management and administration A company's activities may be spread over different sites. He decided to educate as an accountant at evening classes. 8 the level on a stock market index which may be difficult for shares to pass. 2 UK tobacco companies have an advertising of L50 million a year. I If two people have agreed on contract due to She had an expire later in the year and wanted to take time off work to have children. When the time allocated to one point is up, the chair should make sure that discussion moves on to the next point, even if the issue has not been completely covered or resolved (decided). I Dos and don'ts: preparation Here are some tips for a stand-up presentation (one person talking to an audience). When you get some news, give me a buzz. How much do they move their arms and hands? But the takeover comes only a year after RSI rejected a hostile bid, an unwanted one. You would probably not be demoted: moved to a less senior job. Business Vocabulary in Use 123 Meetings 5: discussion techniques Hedging Hedging is when you avoid disagreeing directly. a Randolph Hearst (1 863-1 951) b Masayoshi Son ~o$+ulare +ycoon (b. Business Vocabulary in Use 16.1 Complete this table with words from A opposite. 3 Which loses money? A: Annelise Schmidt. Establishment can also describe an action (e.g. This process is called headhunting. The total amount of debt that a company has is its indebtedness. Growth and GDP Economic output is the value of goods and services produced in a country or area. First, try living on less money. 2 Sure, I'll fax you the drawings. c You get through, but not to the number you wanted. Note: Found is a regular verb. When they sell the property, the money becomes "legal". I ( ~ u s tcall this number to book your seats.> (For technical assistance with your new computer, call ...> (1f you know the answer call us right here in the studio! 'Before, leaders were distant and remote, not easy to get to know or communicate with. Some industries had been nationalized and were entirely state-owned, such as coal, electricity and telephone services. This paper. Selection procedures Dagmar Schmidt is the head of recruitment at a German telecommunications company. 1 and stimulating. materials). 4 dollars, euros and yen. 4 Can you fax me the designs our customers will be most interested in? 1 Two ferry companies with ferries on the same route secretly meet in order to decide the prices they will charge next summer. 7.3 Carla used to work for an Italian magazine publishing company. (9) 5 Electric advertising: neon ............. (4) 6 Head of the sales force: sales ............ . Don't hold it too close to your mouth. 4 He qualified as an accountant and joined a big accountancy firm in its Mumbai office. 2 There's an exhibition on architecture and (the desigddesign) at the Museum of Modern Art. It's not the sort of thing you can learn when you're 2O! I It's about time we get started. We have a system of total quality management (TQM),including quality circles: groups of employees who meet regularly to suggest improvements.' These payments are royalties. Of the working population, very few are (9) ............................................................... : only three per cent are (10) ...................... 38.3 Look at D opposite and complete the graph and the pie charts using the information below. (11) 5 When manual workers are employed in bad conditions with very low pay (BrE). HTHZ Business Vocabulary in Use 53.1 Which of the features in A opposite would you use in each of these situations? . D Concluding C Dealing with problems a Negotiations 5: reaching agreement Presentations 1: preparation and introduction 126 A Types of presentation B Dos and don'ts: preparation A B C D 138 140 A Deadlock and mediators B Agreements and contracts C Checking the deal Answer key C Key phrases: introduction Presentations 2: main part 136 128 Index Dos and don'ts: timing Dos and don'ts: voice Rapport with the audience Key phrases: main part Presentations 3: closing and questions 130 A Dos and don'ts: body language B Visual aids C Key phrases: closing and dealing with questions Negotiations 1: situations and negotiators 132 A Types of negotiation B Word combinations with 'negotiations' C Bargaining (g Negotiations 2: preparing 134 A Preparing to negotiate B Negotiating scenario C Negotiating styles Business Vocabulary in Use 7 Who is this book for? My number's ... / vou could call back later? If the manager also receives benefits, the payment and the benefits form a severance package. Other exercises practise the grammatical forms of items from the left-hand page. In Britain, another kind of mutual is building societies, which lend money to people who want to buy a house. 1 OK ,-. (5) 4 During a recession, there is ............growth. Business Vocabulary in Use 13 Recruitment and selection Recruitment The process of finding people for particular jobs is recruitment or, especially in American English, hiring. 5 Members of the public can buy legal advice from law firms. O n engine quantities, 2 I think that covers everything. The Suffolk's ...........y.........g.. rejected by two to one a chief executive, Mr Andrew stay with us, and not go to recommendation from its board Davies, said 'This is a sad day outside shareholders.'. 3 New York: NASDAQ. Jacqueline Harding, Madrid, Spain; Ann Claypole, Birkenfeld, Germany; Yvette Petitjean, Brussels, Belgium; Kristi Alcouffe, Bonelles, France; Philippa-Louise Dralet, Paris, France; Aedin Whitty, Amsterdam, Holland; Joseph Peacock, Warsaw, Poland; Rachel Tomlinson, Stroud, UK; Students at OISE, Cambridge. You don't say M . The objective of quality control is conformity to specifications, the idea that the product should be made exactly as it was intended, with zero defects: no faults at all. c led to falling sales and profits. Dealers guess how the price of the underlying security or commodity will change in the future, and use derivatives to try to buy them more cheaply. e You are put through to the wrong extension. The person they chose was a respected retired polltlclan. 6 They want to introduce a system of G a k i n g things efficiently.A Business Vocabulary in Use 43 Business philosophies Total quality management Tom Dryden, of Dryden Vacuum Cleaners, believes in quality: 'The specifications or specs of a product are exact instructions about its design, including its dimensions (size), how it is to be made, the materials to be used, etc. Outside specialists called headhunters may be called on to headhunt people for very important jobs, persuading them to leave the organizations they already work for. 8 If you pay the complete amount that you owe on a credit card, you pay it down. A country or company that produces something is a producer of it. 52 Business Vocabulary in Use 22.1 Match the sentence beginnings (1-7) with the correct endings (a-g). Produce refers to agricultural products such as crops or fruit. CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2 It could sound monotonous and boring if you speak from a complete, prepared text. What expressions in A and B opposite could replace each of the underlined items? Business Vocabulary in Use Elementary provides basic, essential vocabulary in a business context for learners of Business English. 6 Oh no I hate this - oh well, I'd better leave a message ... 7 They never seem able to find the extension number! This is part of lean production or lean manufacturing, making things efficiently: doing things as quickly and cheaply as possible, without waste. d Write notes on sheets of paper, not on cards. c parties for the charity. I'm in charge of research and development (R&D)at our research centre just outside Boston. 4 We used to do printing in-house, c but now we outsource it. But in the last 20 years there has been a series of market (2) ......................... that have allowed people to go into business and start their own companies. 8 the London Metals Exchange. , , , , , r m 7 , , , , , , 30 years ago 20 ycars ago 1 false 2 true 10 years ago 3 true 4 false this year 5 true 6 false Paradiso GDP this year 7 true 8 true 1 price fixing 2 market rigging 3 sleaze 4 insider dealing, insider trading; use Chinese walls 5 bribes, backhanders, kickbacks, sweeteners; corruption, sleaze embezzlement, embezzler, embezzles, embezzlement, embezzled faking, faker, fakes, a fake, faked forgery, forger, forges, a forgery, forged fraud, fraudster, defrauds, a fraud, fraudulent money laundering, money launderer, launders money racketeering, racketeer, racketeers 1 ethics 2 unethically 3 unethical Business Vocabulary in Use 4 code of ethics 5 Ethical 42.1 42.2 I lead time 2 time 3 longer than planned 7 stage/phase/step/task 8 delays 9 downtime 4 overlapped 5 make up 6 schedule 2 You should avoid interruptions. To succeed, I think you need a combination of traditional retailing and e-commerce: clicks-andmortar. I'll try and transfer you back to the switchboard. Download with Google Download with Facebook. Note: Be careful with That's absurd and That's ridiculous. A call centre Business Vocabulary in Use 57 Promotion Advertising Neon signs The Internet is a new advertising medium. I think you'll just have to agree to disagree. Some companies require employees to wear formal clothes from Monday to Thursday, and allow less formal ones on what they call casual Fridays or dress-down Fridays. go to a meeting. This trend from the US, where it is mean changing your job, but practised by ten per cent of the working population, has taking steps to stop your work taking over your life. (5) Business Vocabulary in Use 35 The development process Development and launch In software, developers often produce a final test version, the beta version, where users are asked to point out bugs (problems) before the software is finalized. The players ended their strike for the time belng. (8) 1 2 Describing an industry that is getting bigger. Some companies have a dignity at work policy covering all the issues described in B and C. Business Vocabulary in Use f fire hazards 8.1 Match the employees' complaints (1-6) to the health and safety issues (a-f) in A opposite. In the past, Paradiso imported more than it exported, and there was a (1).......................................... : this (2) .......................................... was very worrying. You could come to our summer cottage. In 1997, I (3) - - - - - - - an Internet site for cheap travel: flights, hotels, renting cars and so on. venture company in which it will have a 46 per cent stake, Airbus 39 per cent, and Singapore Technologies 15 per cent. I think we need to see people at their desks actually working. If you'd like to erase your message, press 4. 42.2 Harry is a magazine journalist. I'm Kalil and I'm marketing manager for CrazyCola in a country called Newmarket. (7) 9 See 13 across. Don't run over. 'Yes. Business Vocabulary in Use Telephoning 3: messages Asking to speak to someone 2 (iT7 ! Employees have five weeks' holiday a year and they usually take four of them in August. Business Vocabulary in Use Assets, liabilities and the balance sheet Assets CURRENT ASSETS An asset is something that has value, or the power to earn money. b but we are learning from our mistakes. The store opened in October, but now there's a lot of (9) ....................... when the computers don't work. Simon, Have you heard about Tina's plans for sacking salespeople? 'The greatest leaders have charisma, an attractive quality that makes other people Leadership admire them and want to follow them. If the designers get to work late, they don't go out for lunch. you're going to spend on each point and keep to these timings. Here are some types of shop: r chain store: part of a group of shops, all with the same name. In Britain, a shopping centre or shopping precinct is a purpose-built area or building in a town centre with a number of shops. Business Vocabulary in Use 52.1 Bertil Lagerkvist of Moda Fashions in Stockholm is talking to Kim Wang of Outrageous Designs in Hong Kong. The Over to you sections give you the chance to put into practice the words and expressions in the unit in relation to your own professional situation, studies or opinions. Agreements and contracts An agreement of any kind is a deal. How about at three? An entrepreneur is someone who starts or founds or establishes their own company. If you've never sailed before, try our (1)mid-range model, the Classic. What about the 29th? There are no shareholders in the organization apart from us, the partners. 32 Business Vocabulary in Use 12.1 Look at the words in A and B opposite. (1)I work about the development of new supermarkets. 3 But I'm digressing: let's get back to the product specifications themselves. Here are some of the manufacturing industries Here are some of the services or service that make up the manufacturing sector: industries that make up the service sector: aerospace planes and space vehicles cars (BrE) automobiles (AmE) cars computer hardware computers, printers, etc. Ms Jones suggests you don't use money to keep the (5) footmill turning. Bringing learners up-to-date with the language they need for business today, this book explains words and expressions and also provides practice of using the new language. This is not necessarily January to December. The person who answers says you've got the wrong number. 3 A company's financial year can run from 1 May to 30 April. 4 The miners gave in and went back to work. 3 Things in the sales department are getting out of control. Cambridge English: Business Preliminary. Match each of Melanie's thoughts (1-7)to the points (a-h)in A and B opposite. Best wishes, To people you know well, you can end with: I All the best or even just: IBest Email abbreviations These abbreviations are sometimes used in emails 1 As far as I know. Jennifer 66 Business Vocabulary in Use . a special offer b promotions c free gift Business Vocabulary in Use The lnternet and e-commerce The lnternet web address banner advertisement hyperlinks web page - The Internet service provider or ISP is the organization that provides you with Internet access. innovation an innovation an innovator invent: to design and make something for the first time invention an invention an inventor technology: the practical or industrial use of scientific discoveries a technology a technologist countable = you can say alan; uncountable = you can't say alan Research and technology Hi, I'm Kay and I'm head of product development at Lightning Technologies. Some of her friends are not so lucky: they are (6) .......................work. On the savings account, what's the percentage you pay to savers every year? Clicks-and-mortar My name's John, and I own a chain of sports shops. Don't phone people at home about work, and don't phone them at all after 9 pm. Inviting someone to start: I Would you like to open the discussion, Greta? Labor unions, organizations defending the interests of workers (AmE) are called trade unions in BrE. e Absolutely. So I moved to a bank that offers telephone banking. I rang them five minutes ago but there was no answer. I indirect costs, overhead costs or overheads are not directly related to production (e.g. 4 Under the new law, businesses face five different ....................... .... (depreciate / depreciation / depreciations) rules for different types of equipment. It's 1 5 metres long and has everything you need for comfort on long voyages. 1 Many supermarkets run competitions and offers to encourage people to buy from them. : . Informally, the head of an activity, a department or an organizatioil is its boss. Entertaining and hospitality vary a lot in different cultures. She is talking to a group of British businesspeople. I was based here in Holland, but my work involved a lot of travelling, visiting factories. Environmental or green issues are also very important. The market is not growing in size overall. Then they started (5) ............... (laidllyingllaying) off more senior people like me.The new owners said they wanted to make the company (6) ............... (flavflatterlflatten) and (7) ............... (IeanIleanVleaner). exports over imports has gone up quickly. Business Vocabulary in Use is designed to help intermediate and upper-intermediate learners of business English improve their business vocabulary. If a company is making a loss, commentators may say that it is in the red. I started getting bad headaches, and I'm sure they were stress-induced. and Procter and Gamble. Everyone should be allowed to work in the way that's best for them. Someone who starts a company is its founder. See you this afternoon at four, then. , r m m r m 7 . 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We work with the accountants of those companies, and the people who work under them: the bookkeepers. Looking forward to your reaction. (6) 4 and 17 across Manual workers may wear this. Of course, you can always call someone's bluff: pretend to believe them, when you know they are bluffing. 4 Annelise: Thanks. a temperature b passive smoking c repetitive strain injury or RSI d dangerous machinery e hazardous substances All these things contribute to a bad working environment. (8) 3 One salesperson's region for selling. (8...) People start saying goodbye and leaving. 5 Electric light was (an inventionlinvention) which enabled people to stay up later. The second, and by far more important concept of marketing, focuses on improving the reality of what is on offer. 5 She has a permanent job. I founded Computadoras Creativas 20 years ago. The percentage of people out of work has fallen to its lowest level for 30 years. We may sell parts of the company and this, of course, means laying people off. In many organizations, women complain about the glass ceiling that allows them to get to a particular level but no further. e Try to memorize the first five sentences of your talk. Spelling tests Subscription content. Speaking. 6 If one competitor increases its market share, can the others keep their market share at the same level? 2 The city is looking for construction companies to build a new airport. That way we cut out the (6) m..................... 24.2 Look at B opposite and say where you go if you want to: 1 park easily and visit different shops without going to the town centre. 4 Delia seems to spend all day on the phone. c I can't really go along with you there. f The person you want to speak to is not at their desk and you leave a message on their voicemail. (6) I deal a t a lot of different organizations in my work. (3,8) 14 If managers ask employees to take on responsibility, they ............. (8) 15 If all the decisions are not made in a company's head office, it is ............. (13) Down 2 To allow employees to decide things for themselves. (8) I work closely near our foreign partners, and so I travel a lot. This is a quick, free online Business English test. W e have t o make 30 calls an hour, with few breaks. 10 They will be able to tell you if anything is unclear before the presentation. See yourself as a referee whose job it is to ensure fair play through careful watching and listening. ....................... , using scientific knowledge (15) ....................... improve people's lives. 9 As you know, Megabook wants to buy this company. For example, those giving technical help to buyers of the company's products are in technical support. Improving your professional business vocabulary and knowledge will help you work more effectively and open up new career opportunities. Not a good time, she said, so I suggested September. 43.2 1 lifestyle 2 quality time 3 rebalancing 5 treadmill 6 rat race 7 quality of life 4 downshifter's 44.1 le, 2c, 3d, 4b, 5g, 6a, 7f Business Vocabulary in Use 45.1 1 macho culture 2 canteen culture 3 long-hours culture 4 company/corporate culture 5 macho culture 6 long-hours culture 45.2 l a ABC l b SBC 2a SBC 2b ABC 3a ABC 3b SBC 46.1 1 false 2 false 3 false 4 true 6 true 46.2 5 false 1 Gammaria 2 Betatania 3 Deltatonia 47.1 1 Gammaria 2 Betatania 3 Deltatonia 4 Alphaland 47.3 Id, 2g, 3c, 4h, Sb, 6f, 7a, 8e 48.1 1 pager 2 mobile phone 3 cordless 48.2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 4 Alphaland 4 videophone 5 webcam 6 public telephone It would be good to see Anna soon. Some units contain diagrams to complete, or crosswords. (6) 8 When people stop working to protest. Product endorsements are when famous people recommend a product. We use CAD 5 line workers, so it's still quite labour6 intensive. It was founded by three engineers, who are shareholders and directors of the company. 6 On the one hand, we have to think of the needs of each department. Adagio The m~d-pr~ced models are the Brio Brio and the Capric~oso. Arrange for the (2) room to be cool rather [hall warm; people will be less likely to go to sleep. 1 Private individuals can rent a car without going through a call centre. Y: Yes, it's important t o get a good ............................ 7 X: The total ......................................................is brilliant. Our laboratories are some of the most innovative in the computer industry, and we have made many new discoveries and breakthroughs. Use the words in B and D opposite to complete what he says about it. 122 Business Vocabulary in Use 57.1 Complete the crossword using the correct form of words from A opposite. In Tokyo the (2) .....................was also up, at 15,747.20. Offensive remarks about someone's race are racist and the person making them is a racist. That means our web pages were viewed a total of 35 million times! When stimulation turns to stress 'In the last few years there has been more and more administrative work, with no time for reading or research. 1957) d Aristotle Onassis (1906-1 975) e Paul Getty (1892-1 976) Rupert Murdoch (b. car designer) skilled (e.g. e extending their product portfolio into consumers were slow to understand financial services. Here are 100 commonly-used verbs that you should know and be able use if you work in an English-speaking business environment. What are they guilty of? Self-study learners can do this section as a written activity. Good to talk to you. 1 British companies donate around £500 2 3 4 5 million a year to charities She organized fund-raising Voluntary sector employees earn five to ten per cent Non-profit organizations are not to be confused Research shows that volunteers give the best service a with loss-making companies! (6,9) 14,16, 18 See 19 across. Can I speak to James Cassidy in Sales? Bye. I Are you implying that ...? Use appropriate forms of words from A, B and C opposite. off sick today. Product launch is the moment when the product is officially made available for sale. Shops A shop (BrE)or store (AmE) is where people buy things. 6 Ms is being used more and more as a title for women. You must be - - - - - - - - - I - - - - - - - - - of researchers, you need to be a good - - - - - - - - - - too. u22/11/[email protected]:30:42~~ FROM: 61 2 329 9221 TO: + 213 976 3421 Receiving faxes Anna: Did you get my fax? small a slash (I) I r new wordlline I at (@) Taking messages: checking information a I'm sorry, I didn't catch your name. This is a complete list of all the Business English lessons published on Business English Pod, starting with the most recent lessons.. 'I'm Vaclav and I own a small furniture company in Slovakia. Anna: Jaime: Anna: Jaime: Anna: Jaime: Anna: Jaime: Yes, I think you'll be interested in our latest designs. Only those with UNIX experience should 3.2 Now divide the words in 3.1 into two groups: 1 what a company personnel department does. 2 A travel company closes all its high street shops, lays off middle managers and half of its sales assistants and retrains the others to sell on the phone. 1 X: I get paid every month. Then, Fenice was bought by an international publishing group. Other components are made by other companies. Look at Unit 48 and the opposite page. I If I understand (you) correctly, I Are you suggesting that ? 1 copyright infringement 2 intellectual property 3 patent application 4 proprietary information 5 royalty payment 6 licensing agreement a a payment to the owner of a design, or to an author b an arrangement between the owner of a design and someone else, allowing them to use the design for money c when someone uses another's text, pictures, etc. We use "mystery travellers" to report on the standard of service before, during and after the flight.' Tips for Improving Your Business English Vocabulary Quickly 1. The gains in productivity have been very good.' I started 1 5 years ago with (1capitaudividends) of $A50,000. Product launch is the mark-up is usually a verb, but you are with someone I believe the design 's. 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