Emotional Intelligence: what can it give to a course instructor and school director?
Without a good command of a language, you cannot be a course instructor. Without good management skills, you cannot be the boss. This is clear 🙂 But there’s much more than that. Professional successes come easily to some teachers but are much harder to achieve for others. Some are so much sought-after by employers and […]
LangLion has acquired the hundredth customer!
End of the year is an excellent time for summaries. The current year has been extremely fruitful for us in LangLion. Among many reasons to rejoice, we are extremely pleased that now, in December of this year, LangLion has acquired the hundredth customer!
How to attract language school course participants? – The teaching
Standard teaching methods are not enough anymore to attract customers, so try to incorporate into your methodology some elements that will give you added value compared to the offer of other schools.
How motivation will change the life of your course participants?
How much does motivation matter? Should a course instructor be concerned with the motivation of his/her students? Is it course instructors’ role to strengthen the motivation? How to encourage intensive work? By threatening the students? Or perhaps by offering a small bribe? What are motivators and how they work? Although those are relevant questions, we […]
Secretariat in a language school – 6 steps to more effective customer service
In most language schools, the secretariat is the first contact of a course participant with the school. This is where the present or potential customer is attended. Although the secretariat is a frequently an underrated work area, the financial success of a school depends largely on its efficient functioning. Why?
7 steps to improve self-confidence during public appearances
Appearing in front of a group of people is highly stressful. Such appearances are unavoidable in the case of teachers – they have to stand up in front of students regularly, attract their attention, carry your point and teach them. Today I will advise how to cope with this difficult task by presenting a short […]
Promotional events may attract participants to join language school’s courses
Do you wonder how to attract new course participants, and at the same time encourage the existing students to continue learning in your school? Promotional events will help you accomplish both those targets. There are a few hints on how to organise them.
What to attract participants of language schools with? – Improving the effectiveness of word-of-mouth
A majority of owners / directors of language schools are aware that one of the best forms of advertising is word-of-mouth, i.e. a satisfied course participant passes on information about his satisfaction and thus creates new satisfied course participants. The method is simple, universally known and extremely effective, but one significant aspect is frequently ignored […]
How to attract students to a language school? – Breaking the obvious patterns
In this article we want to address something obvious but frequently overlooked due to the effort that needs to be put into going beyond the beaten path, taking a risk and proposing something unorthodox. This is the only way to stand out and attract the attention of new course participants. The fastest method to introduce […]