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German for Enterprise project supports Yorkshire exports

Businesses in Yorkshire, Lancashire and the Humber with trade connections in Germany or Austria, or those companies keen to expand into the German market, are invited to work with our students on a language-business project: German for Enterprise. Germany is the UK’s second biggest trading partner so this is a prime opportunity for Sheffield students to get acquainted with the UK’s export drive, and for local businesses to get the edge in doing business with German-speaking companies.

The content of the project is based around the unique business needs of the participating companies. Selected businesses team up with our Year 4 students with the full support of the university’s language experts as well as our Sheffield University Enterprise Unit.
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Student Placements Spring/Summer 2015

DNCC’s International Student Placement Office (ISPO) can put you in touch with international students and graduates to help with language and cultural issues. The following candidates are available for placements during the coming months:-

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International Student Placements

          DNCC’s International Student Placement Office (ISPO) can put you in touch with international students and graduates to help with language and cultural issues. For more information contact maria.martin-albarran@dncc.co.uk or please click here for more about … Continue reading

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Your starter for 10…

Take stock of where your customers are today. Has anything changed in your international sales cycle for current markets? The landscape is changing all the time; are there emerging opportunities in countries you might not have considered before? Continue reading

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Founder of China’s Confucius Institute honoured by the University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield has awarded an Honorary Doctor of Letters to the Director General of Hanban – the Office of Chinese Language Council International – and the Cheif Executive of the Confucius Institute Headquarters, in a special degree ceremony in Beijing this week. Continue reading

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Success in International Business through Effective Communication

The importance of language and culture is often underplayed or overlooked in international business, yet they can form a significant barrier to effective international communication.
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UKTI – Language and Culture Bound

As part of Export Week, UKTI are delivering a free event for businesses covering culture and language. Continue reading

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UKTI – Language and Culture Bound

As part of Export Week, This free half day UK Trade and Investment workshop aims to provide delegates with a participative and interactive overview of Language and Culture and their importance in an international business context. Continue reading

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Languages for the Future

The British Council commissioned a survey to establish the long term language needs of the UK. Continue reading

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Languages – a move forward for the UK

Language to become part of National Curriculum in primary schools from September 2014 Continue reading

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