Edward Olive is a native English corporate language teacher and voice coach based in Madrid Spain. Edward was previously an international commercial lawyer both in London and Paris for Constant & Constant Solicitors (now part of TLT Solicitors). He specialised in corporate & commercial law, international litigation, arbitration & mediation and shipping law including charterparty & bill of lading work for P&I Clubs, Defence Clubs, insurance companies and banks, commodity disputes, including oil, metal and grain disputes, cargo claims, bareboat time or voyage charterparty disputes, disputes over jurisdiction, sales and purchase of ships and ship finance. Edward is a former lecturer in European, contract, tort and commercial law at The University of Leeds and at London City University. Edward has an LLB 2:1 degree in law from Leeds University, Edward passed the Law Society Finals at The College of Law, York and qualified as an English solicitor in 1996. Although Edward does not currently work in private practice as an English lawyer Edward is still a fully qualified solicitor and is still on The Law Society and Solicitors Regulation Authority Solicitor's Roll of English solicitors. Edward Olive is also a professional screen actor, television presenter and voice-over artist working in television series, programs, feature films and commercials.
Language master classes for English teachers and trainers. Intensive British accent and voice courses for companies and executives. Specialized training for company chairmen and chairwomen, directors. lawyers, doctors, surgeons, dentists, accountants, consultants politicians and senior personnel. Summer programs of languages for corporations and employees. Course for job interviews, British diction, accent reduction, public speaking, conferences, giving speeches, sales, marketing, international management, video conferences, job interviews, corporate video and company advert preparation. Help with scripts and dialogues for business and for professional actors. Video classes for casting and role preparation for cinema, movie, film, television theatre and commercials. Language teacher specialised in teaching Spanish natives to overcome their particular linguistic and pronunciation problems. Individual private one to one classes and group sessions. Availability in Madrid centre downtown center in Spain and worldwide via Skype or telephone classes.
Direct contact details
Telephone: (00 34) 605610767
Webs: http://www.voicecoach.es/ http://www.coachdevoz.com/
Specialist courses taught Specialist course taught by Edward Olive (for intermediate and advanced speakers only) (extensive and extensive classes) include:
1. Business correspondence in English - letters, e-mails etc;
2. Business telephone calls & conference calls;
3. English pronunciation - overcoming particular problems Spanish speakers have;
4. Voice work – reading, vocal strength, intonation & stress etc;
5. Giving presentations & conducting meetings in English;
6. Sales techniques in English;
7. English for lawyers & legal staff;
9. English for actors and drama in English.
Specialist pronunciation and accent reduction courses for business professionals, lawyers, company directors and sales.
The above courses are taught using my own explanatory written material, specific vocabulary lists, group role-plays, student presentations and written exercises. They are also designed to redress particular problems Spanish speakers have in English generally and in the business environment.
Business English materials provided to students of the Edward Olive English School in Madrid Spain
Student Starter Pack
Meetings and negotiating
Presentations business and sales
Sales and selling
Computer and IT vocabulary
General English course delivered by Edward Olive English teacher for companies, legal and business professionals in Madrid Spain.
General & Colloquial Vocabulary
Colloquial and slang vocabulary
Getting abroad and getting around
Play on words
Times of the day
UK versus Spain culture
My favourite mistakes
Subjects for debate
This week lessons
Grammar & Verbs
Make & do
Some & any
Verb revision advanced
Verbs ing or to
Verbs irregular verbs
Direct contact details
Telephone: (00 34) 605610767
Information downloads for professional English business training and voice coaching in Madrid Spain and via Skype
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