Posts tagged online business

Guest Posts

What Ambitious Parents Can Teach You About Freelancing

When I first started with Fluent Language Tuition, I had no idea where the whole experiment was going to go. I was so hesitant to consider this a real business that I tried to hide my name from the website,…

October 3, 2014, by

Online Business

How The Internet Shortens The Distance Between Learning And Doing

In my grandfather’s time most people used to spend only a few years in school, learning the basics of arithmetic and spelling, before starting to work and learning to make a living. Today we spend more times in schools and…

September 7, 2012, by

Online Teaching

3 Reasons Why Guerrilla Education Is The Way Of The Future

Let’s start with some nice and crunchy numbers: From 2009 to 2010 we saw a growth of one million students in online education in the US according to the Sloan Consortium Report. It is the biggest growth measured so far…

June 17, 2011, by

Online Business

How To Grow Your Online (Teaching) Business Without Becoming a Self-Promoter

Leaving the Sinking Ship I’ve heard many times from my colleagues that they feel society doesn’t give enough respect to their teaching efforts and that this is reflected in their salaries and in the way schools are organized. Classes are…

June 8, 2011, by

Learning English

BP Oil Spill: A Disaster of Leadership and Strategy

A Failure In Leadership This article is based on a historically important article in the New York Times on the BP oil disaster. I will be referencing this article. Point of Failure #1 The article, which is important and should…

December 26, 2010, by


English Pronunciation: Food Services Industry

Tasty Business Vocabulary This is a simple recording demonstrating the pronunciation of ten words from a list of food services industry vocabulary intended for English learning that I have acquired. Enjoy. [audio:] download Food Workers Service Stores Services Grocery Drinking…

November 15, 2010, by


People are absolutely fascinating

Reut  Mark has a family & friends all over Israel & the world, and she loves seeing them often. She also loves visiting new places and networking. To be able to do all these she is working from home in…

June 9, 2010, by


Figurative Meaning: Explanations & Examples

Literal vs. Figurative Meanings When discussing American English idioms, or expressions, or sayings, it is very important to understand the difference between the “literal” and “figurative” meanings of a word or phrase. “Literal” has the same root as “literary,”…

March 6, 2010, by