British Council - LearnEnglish - Professionals Podcasts


Hinzugefügt: 8. Januar 2010

Listen to a studio discussion about globalisation with Elisabetta Deliberti from the Forum for a Fairer World and Albert Lloyd from the International Banking Federation.

Work burnout

Hinzugefügt: 1. Januar 2010

Listen to the guests on this radio chat show speaking about the difference between work-related stress and burnout.

A political press conference

Hinzugefügt: 11. Dezember 2009

Listen to a press conference with the Minister for Energy where he is talking about tax changes.

Public Relations

Hinzugefügt: 30. Oktober 2009

A public relations account executive talks about how she got into the area of public relations and about her job.

Listening to lectures

Hinzugefügt: 16. Oktober 2009

Listen to part of a lecture given to a group of first-year undergraduates on the subject of lectures.

Multiple intelligences

Hinzugefügt: 9. Oktober 2009

Multiple intelligences? But how many are there? The number seems to go up and up. Howard Gardner was the one who first identified multiple intelligences and he has since added to his original list

Managing Conflict

Hinzugefügt: 31. Juli 2009

Listen to some people trying to resolve a dispute at work with the help of a mediator.


Hinzugefügt: 24. Juli 2009

The way in which a company's staff reacts to a merger is sometimes called the 'merger syndrome'. Listen to this extract from a radio programme about people who have been involved in mergers.

Exam Revision Strategies

Hinzugefügt: 26. Juni 2009

Two friends, Leah and Hamid, discuss their methods of revising for exams.

English for Medicine - Health workers

Hinzugefügt: 27. Mai 2009

Listen to four different health workers describing what their jobs consist of.

Current Podcast - Sponsorship

Hinzugefügt: 1. Mai 2009

Listen to an interview with two people from companies who run sponsorship programmes, talking about why they do it.

IELTS Exam Skills - Tips for the IELTS listening exam 1

Hinzugefügt: 27. Februar 2009

Listen to this typical IELTS listening exam question where a man is asking for information about travelling by train or by bus.

Professional English - Exam stress

Hinzugefügt: 13. Februar 2009

Two friends, Emma and Tim, talk about how to beat stress before an oral exam.

Professional English - How Green is your office?

Hinzugefügt: 13. Februar 2009

Listen to a conversation between an office worker and his boss. They are talking about how to make their office greener.

Professional English - The BEC exam

Hinzugefügt: 5. Dezember 2008

Listen to a conversation between an employee and her line manager. The employee has just done a Cambridge BEC exam. Her line manager is asking questions about it.

Professional confidence

Hinzugefügt: 24. Oktober 2008

Listen to a radio quiz show which invites local business people to compete against each other to see who has better skills. This week the focus is on Professional Confidence.

Industrial Design

Hinzugefügt: 19. September 2008

Listen to an interview with John McMaster, an industrial designer, talking about industrial design as art or science.