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for German Speakers of English

Common needs, Individual differences

ESL and Business Communication Training for German Speakers

SPECIAL OFFER - EXPIRES May 31, 2022: Business English Webinar package for just $500 (applied language skill-building with optional individual coaching). E-mail us at or click here to learn more.

Schedule a free 30-minute language and communication consultation for you or your organization - or call 503-231-2906 to learn more.

Over the past 20 years, ProActive English has trained many German-speaking employees working as global IT consultants, management consultants, software developers and operations managers all over the world.

With strong institutional support for English in the German education system, the German speakers of English we work with usually come to us as advanced speakers of English. This means the content focus of training with us is at a very high level of English and communication skills.  Our simulation activities, advanced Business English writing, presenting in English and functioning effectively in meetings and on conference calls are all areas that we can help with, in addition to accent modification and speaking effectively under pressure. 

ProActive English provides remote and onsite customized, group Business English trainings, as well as one-on-one English training sessions, for all types of business and organizations, from healthcare to tech companies, manufacturing to customer service.

Customized ESL Language Training
Our ESL language training for German speakers focuses on speaking and writing skills, including:

  • accent modification and clarity of speech

  • communicating in one-on-one and small group meetings
  • delivering presentations including effective Q&A
  • managing the language and culture of American business settings
  • writing e-mail, reports, and presentations text
  • strategic communication in multicultural teams
  • speaking fluently and confidently under pressure
  • conversational English including common idioms

Benefits of ESL Language and Communication Training
Over the years, we’ve seen our ESL training help native-German speakers become more confident communicators and more active team members. In professional settings, this means participants learn how to harness their passion and more effectively direct their communicative competence in meetings and at networking events. Proficient English skills and better strategic communication skills reduce misunderstandings among team members, which means more efficient and effective work processes.

Please note that in addition to German speakers, we also provide ESL training for people whose native language is: ChineseJapanese, SpanishRussianHindi (and other languages in India), Vietnamese and French, as well as other languages and multilingual teams.

We can provide training for all types of companies and organizations, including: technology (IT, software, SAS, hardware, apps, IOT, and more) manufacturinghealthcareconsulting and professional services, research, customer service, and government agencies.

For more information about our ESL language and communication training for corporations and organizations, or to schedule a free consultation, please call 503-231-2906 or e-mail us at


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