Impuestos: a good for all? (B2)

All cititizens have their rights and their duties, and among these last ones, pagar los impuestos (paying taxes) is probably the most hated. The last trimester of this year is about to start and it’s time to cuadrar (balance) la contabilidad (the accounting) of companies and freelancers. Either you are a resident is Spain or [...]

By | 2017-09-26T13:01:34+00:00 septiembre 27th, 2017|B2, Business|Sin comentarios

Don’t say this in a job interview (B1)

It’s never easy to deal with a job interview. On www.spanishviaskype.com, we help our students from a linguistic point of view: the common questions they’ll find or how to write a professional email, etc. However, we shouldn’t limit ourselves to learning the best answers, but also how to avoid the [...]

By | 2017-08-28T19:33:10+00:00 agosto 30th, 2017|B1, Business|Sin comentarios

3 terms people don’t want to hear in Spanish (C1)

Many parties have been accused of causing the economical crisis during the last years: banks, building companies, politicians and, even, ourselves. Who sinned the most? Well, we are not priests nor judges, just Spanish teachers, but everybody agrees to call the finance companies into the question. The financial language is so complex that a Spanish [...]

By | 2017-08-01T11:54:05+00:00 agosto 2nd, 2017|Business, C1|Sin comentarios

CEO, What’s that? (B1)

Un cargo es una carga, as the Spanish saying goes: something like “a responsibility is a burden”. Nevertheless, millennials dream of becoming the ultimate CEO and having a legion of followers on Twitter, Facebook or whaterver social network. CEO, CIO, CFO… All these initials, incomprehensible for many people, longed-for by [...]

By | 2017-07-13T11:45:32+00:00 julio 12th, 2017|B1, Business|Sin comentarios

8 tips for negotiating in Spain (B1)

Negociar (negotiating) is one of the most common reasons to travel to a foreign country for a businessperson. In such a globalized world, international relationships are the key to evolve and develop as a modern and influential company. In spite of this, it’s never easy to understand a different culture, [...]

By | 2017-06-13T10:50:58+00:00 junio 14th, 2017|B1, Business|Sin comentarios