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Facts July 6, 2015

English skills can be a competitive advantage.

In an ETS and Ipsos Public Affairs survey of 749 HR leaders at large, multinational companies in 13 countries, many identified inadequate English skills as a hindrance to dealing with their leading business challenge.

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Facts June 1, 2015

English as a common language drives efficiency.

ETS and Ipsos Public Affairs surveyed 749 HR leaders of large, multinational companies in 13 countries.

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Facts May 13, 2015

Top 10 Business Costs of Poor English Proficiency

ETS and Ipsos Public Affairs surveyed 749 HR leaders of large, multinational companies in 13 countries.

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Articles July 27, 2015

Rakuten forges ahead in English

E-commerce giant Rakuten has managed to do what the educational system apparently can’t — get Japanese people to speak English competently.

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Articles June 22, 2015

English Proficiency on the Rise Among Latinos

A record 33.2 million Hispanics in the U.S. speak English proficiently, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data.

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Articles May 6, 2015

Thais’ poor English to hurt job prospects in ASEAN community

English will be extremely important as a means for communications in business,” said Mr. Treenuch Phaichayonvichit of the Thailand Development Research Institute.

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