EM|Pre-Int|3. Way to success
Look at the pictures and type the habits of successful and unsuccessful people into two columns. You can flip the cards to check your ideas
|What successful people do:||What unsuccessful people do:|
You are going to compare your ideas with those of an expert in motivational coaching. She is going to talk about some habits of successful people. To understand her better, look at the glossary before you start listening.
Listen to the audio and choose the ideas that the speaker mentions
So, the coach is going to talk about 5 habits of successful people that influenced her own life as well. You are going to learn about these habits one by one. Before listening, look at all the 5 habits and think in what way they can be useful and help you succeed.
Don’t forget to pay attention to the new vocabulary before you start listening.
Look at the habits of successful people and think about how they can help to succeed. Type your ideas into the gaps
Worship your morning
Listen to the audio and complete the sentences with the correct options
Listen to the audio and complete the sentences with the words you hear
Let’s listen about the three remaining habits.
Listen to the audio and match the habits with how they help to succeed
Complete the sentences with your ideas
Let’s now focus on a famous person and a great leader, Elon Musk, and see what lessons we can learn from him. Do you know a lot about him?
Answer the questions
an entrepreneur/ˌɑːn.trə.prəˈnɝː/ — someone who starts their own business
1. What is Elon Musk most famous for? In what companies is he CEO, founder and co-founder?
2. How would you describe him?
3. What do you think of him as a leader?
4. Have you watched any interviews with him? What do you think his leadership lessons are?
Watch the video from 0:00 till 1:00 and complete the profile with the correct options. There are some extra options
Read the task. Take notes about yourself and make a speech about your resolutions
Do you know what a resolution is? That’s actually your goal. You set a goal and promise yourself to do certain things to achieve it. Think about the habits, qualities and skills you already have, either positive or negative. Then focus on your resolutions — the habits, qualities and skills you want to have as a manager in a year. Take notes and make a speech about it.
Use some of the words and phrases from the wordlist. You may use the columns and the text area for taking notes.
Allow your browser access to your microphone, press the button «Record» and record the speech you have prepared
Choose the correct statements
You’re done with the first unit! In the next unit, you’ll learn about different leadership styles starting with the leadership theories in the next lesson. You’ll realize which theory you agree with and apply at work. And if you want to change something in your management style, you’ll have enough material to think over.
- Different habits
- To be or to possess
- Two habits
- Three more habits
- Leadership secrets
- My resolutions
- Assess your progress