Author James Schofield has worked in Asia and Europe as a Business English trainer, manager and materials developer for more than twenty years. Apart from developing, designing and running numerous in-company training courses he has written a three-level Business English course, 'Double Dealing', for Summertown Publishing and four Business English readers for Cengage Learning ('Peril in Venice', 'Ekaterina', 'Room Service' and 'Double Trouble'). James has also written numerous articles for EFL publications and has a regular short story column which appears in 'Business Spotlight'.
'Finally, modern, well-written and practical Business English texts that are perfect for reference and/or classroom use.' Peter A. Lewis-Watts, Certified ESL Instructor, Barrie, Ontario, Canada.
'twenty, four-page units covering areas such as networking,
negotiating, presentations, interviews and telephoning ... a wealth
of listening material. ... sound advice on business communication
... fascinating 'Cultural notes' ... useful information ... from
the COBUILD Corpus.... excellent language practice activities.'
BEBC review, Book of the Month, EL Gazette, November 2011