We simply call it the Perfect Blend. Our award-winning language learning platform provides your organization with the perfect combination of mobile and online collaboration tools, engaging courseware and live expert coaches.
Accelerate time-to-value with the perfect global blend. The pioneering blended learning approach combines self-paced online business communication training with personal support from one of more than 1,200 certified online trainers and live online training with our award-winning virtual classroom solution.
The perfect blend – blended language learning with Speexx Service.
The learning system scales perfectly to the needs of your organization and gives you the choice to select the course option that suits your workforce best to bring fast and measurable results. Speexx corporate language training is your tailor-made online language school for English, Spanish, French, Italian and German – regardless where your employees are based and learn.
Key benefits – the Perfect Blend for global language training
A global financial services company accelerated time-to-value by 50% compared with conventional face-to-face training while reducing seat time by 32% with Speexx Class blended language learning.
The HR department in a major global technology company has a major ongoing investment in technical English language training that suffered from low student retention and motivation in traditional face-to-face training. After introducing Speexx blended learning the pass rate went up to more than 90% – the drop out rate fell below 5% on a quota of more than 3,000 students in 4 years.
One consistent global standard in learning technology, trainer education, services and delivery.
24/7 access to a network of 1,200 certified online trainers worldwide – local expert support and coach response within 24 hours.
True business communication training – Focus on writing and communication skills: e-mail, reports, documents and oral communication.
The most comprehensive online multi-language learning resource: More than 30,000 exercises, 4,000 hours and 40 types of fun and engaging activities including the acclaimed IntelliSpeech accent reduction tool.
Adapts easily to all your global talent development processes – from learning to performance management systems – with easy-to-use reporting and administration tools.
Web-based assessment – instant results, scalable and standardized
With the Speexx testing suite large organizations worldwide perform a language skill gap analysis within just a couple of days or even hours, and users monitor their progress through a personal knowledge path.
Speexx clients all over the world use the test platform as a placement test before the actual training begins, at mid-term and as a final test at the end of course. Results are available immediately and are based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), which is the most widely used and recognized language proficiency scale in the world. Assessments are easily interpreted to determine employee or applicant language qualifications.
The test platform scales perfectly to your corporation's needs and integrates smoothly into any learning or performance management system (LMS).
The Speexx course levels are based on the official Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and they easily map to most of the leading Certification programs like IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC or Cambridge.
One globally consistent online testing solution: The Speexx Online proficiency test is available for the following languages:
Italian. Instructions are offered in thirteen support languages.
Self-paced study – fast, efficient, anytime and anywhere
A completely new approach to speech recognition and individual progress evaluation has set this award-winning learning software apart. The self-study language learning software is the mobile and flexible solution for grammar practice, vocabulary, pronunciation, accent reduction, and text comprehension exercises. The industry's most complete online language learning resource contains more than 30,000 exercises, 4,000 hours and 40 types of engaging activities for English, Spanish, French, German and Italian, addressing all skill levels. Clearly structured learning paths help students to immediately increase productivity by applying new conversational skills after every lesson.
Take a video tour through the features of the Speexx self-paced training tool by clicking on this image:
Self-study elements are convenient and significantly increase productivity. Asynchronous e-learning allows a student to learn at their convenience,at a unique location and during their time preference. Students may also pause and resume training at their convenience. Plus: Asynchronous self-study e-learning facilitates post-training support and remedial learning.
Universal access to experts – the award-winning active online coaching service
Eliminate “bad instructor days.” The Speexx online coaching service provides international access and exposure to expert knowledge and top instructors. The leading online coaching service assists online language students in corporations with more than 1,200 certified online trainers, with the industry's most stringent quality assurance system – with global access 24/7. The active online coaching service guarantees learner motivation through personalized weekly assignments with individual feedback, immediate response and personalized learning paths. Available for 15 industries and business-specific topics like HR, finance, automotive, pharmaceutical and many more.
Join the conversation! Live communication and online collaboration
The Speexx Live Virtual Classroom is the perfect solution for real-life communication with our experienced live online trainers and for collaboration with fellow students. This element of the perfect blend brings the human touch to e-learning and allows students in different time zones to attend early morning or late evening training at their own convenience. Speexx Live is the first tool specifically designed for video conference-based language training and brings unprecedented audio and video quality to language students all around the world. Speexx Live sessions are held by qualified native coaches, lesson duration is 45 minutes.
Seeing is believing: View a recorded session here or sign up for one of our open classes.
One-on-one phone training
The premium Speexx phone service is neatly integrated into the perfect blend – one-on-one business communication training with professional native-speaking coaches via telephone. Telephone language lessons are only 25 minutes, so they always fit into a busy schedule. Taking lessons over the phone is an ideal add-on to a blended learning course for managers on the move as well as as for employees in remote locations. And of course, it's a great way to prepare for a business phone call or a teleconference. There are no hidden fees, language teachers call a landline.
Productivity tools – nice courseware, but where's my book?
Along with the award-winning courseware, live online sessions and personal online coaches, we offer a host of productivity tools to improve the online learning experience: Mobile vocabulary training for iPhone, iPad and Android devices and even accent reduction training by online karaoke with the likes of President Obama, Facebook's Marc Zuckerberg and many more. The portal also provides an advanced online vocabulary training tool and built-in audio dictionary, a unique print your own textbook function, audio output to the iPod and even printable two-sided flash cards.
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"Blended learning is more effective than conventional face-to-face learning."
Center for Technology in Learning, U.S. Department of Education 2010