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Archives for June 22nd, 2014

Economics News for English Learners – Program 15

A Way for Some Wealthy Investors to Get US Visas Did you know that if you are a wealthy investor who invests and creates jobs in the United States of America, you can earn a Green Card for permanent residency? Watch the video above and see what it takes to do so. If you had […]

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Economics News for English Learners – Program 14

Kenya’s Mineral Discoveries Produce Mixed Feelings Is your country rich in mineral deposits? What type of minerals are found in your country? Is there a strong mining industry in your country? Does it help your country’s economy? Share your insights with us in the comments section below.

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Economics News for English Learners – Program 13

Business English Speakers Can Still Be Divided by a Common Language Non-native speakers of English need strong English skills in order to be successful in the business world. Business English is quite different than Survival English, the type of English you use to communicate on the street. What do you do to improve your language […]

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Economics News for English Learners – Program 12

Saving Money for College Does a college education cost a lot of money in your country? Do many students receive grants and scholarships for college in your country? View the video above and discuss the differences and similarities between college costs in the United States of America and your country.

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Economics News for English Learners – Program 11

A Quick Lesson in Ways Businesses Are Organized What type of business do you currently have or would like to start? Why? Do many businesses in your country thrive, or struggle? Are you willing to work hard to have your own business? Share your thoughts with us.

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Economics News for English Learners – Program 10

‘You Are Your Brand:’ Using Social Media to Find a Job Do you use Social Media to find a job? Many companies advertise available positions on the internet. Companies often check online social network postings to check job seekers’ online behavior. Is your online image, or brand, a positive one? Remember, you are your brand […]

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Economic News for English Learners – Program 9

Looking for Answers to Rising Coffee Prices Are you a coffee drinker? Why do you drink coffee? Is it because it gives you more energy, or are you a fan of the coffee taste? If you are a coffee drinker, where, when, and how often do you drink coffee? If coffee prices grow by 50%, […]

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