What a busy summer we've had

The UK has seen some of its hottest temperatures for a few years this summer but whilst the rest of the country may have been donning their sun hats and relaxing by the sea emc design has been hard at work having had some of our busiest months on record. We've invested in a whole [...]

IATEFL SIG's have a busy weekend of live online events

This weekend sees two IATEFL online events. The first on Saturday 15th June is BESIG's (Business English Special Interest Group) Online Conference, the first for the SIG. Featuring plenty of online workshops, talks and seminars as well as the plenaries from Evan Frendo and Vicki Hollett.  So if you are part of the Business English Speaking/Learning [...]

Transferability between Academic English and Business English via @OUPELTGlobal

We came across this interesting blog post written by Louis Rogers for the ELT team at Oxford University Press. Transferability between Academic English and Business English It reminded us that we have extensive experience and knowledge in designing for the Business ELT market. And have seen this sector grow significantly over the last few years [...]

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Designing for Business English Language Learners

We've recently been involved in producing a whole host of ELT resources for Cambridge University Press's Business & Professional English department. It's a challenging type of editorial design as there is always a lot of content to get onto the page but we enjoy the technical challenge. Use of English in a business context is [...]