欢迎回到Business English Pod，今天的课程 英语搭配 for discussing change management.
变化是永恒的. Nowhere is this more true than in business. Just look at the list of Fortune 500 companies from 50 几年前. You might be surprised by how many of those well-known companies are now gone. So what’s the difference between a company that survives and one that dies? A lot of it is about how they manage change.
在本课中, we’ll listen to a meeting featuring three colleagues who are trying to figure out how to restructure their company. 在讨论中, you’ll hear lots of useful expressions that we call “collocations.” And what is a collocation? 好, it’s just a group of words that go together naturally. You heard me use the expression “restructure a company.” That’s a collocation. The words go together as one expression.
Native speakers learn collocations naturally. They simply repeat expressions that they’ve heard hundreds of times. If English is your second language, 然而, it might not come so automatically. 但, by studying collocations, you can improve your vocabulary and sound more fluent at the same time. 当您收听今天的对话时, 尝试挑选一些 商务英语搭配 我们将稍后在汇报中讨论它们.
在对话框中, we’ll hear Jake, 芬兰人, and Lauren. The company they founded has grown, and now they need to carefully manage the transition to a larger company.
1. What does Finn think is required to manage change in their company?
2. What does Lauren say is the first step in change management?
3. What does Jake believe is driving change in the company?