We will read aloud the words and the meaning below. Please repeat after me. Then, please express your opinion about the statement in the discussion part.
|Meaning:||an amount of money lost by a business or organization|
|Discussion:||Every company must be ready to face great financial losses because they are going to come, eventually.|
|Meaning:||something that you do or think that is wrong|
|Discussion:||The biggest mistake a business could ever make is to ignore the feedback from its customers.|
|Meaning:||something that you are trying to achieve|
|Discussion:||If the main and only objective of a company is to earn profits, it will not succeed.|
|Meaning:||to give or provide something|
|Discussion:||Any customer-oriented business should offer solutions to clients’ problems quickly. If a business can’t do this, it will not succeed.|
|Meaning:||a thought or belief about something or someone|
|Discussion:||The problem with big businesses is, they don’t take time to get the opinion of their employees. They only rely on the opinion of the managers, supervisors and executives.|
|Discussion:||At work, sometimes failure is not an option; it’s a normal phase that everybody experiences. How you cope with failure is what matters.|
|Meaning:||the amount of something produced by a person, machine, or industry|
|Discussion:||The longer a person spends time working, the lesser his output.|
|Meaning:||something that is made or grown to be sold|
|Discussion:||The cheapest product always wins|
|Meaning:||earnings; income; gain|
Profit is not the legitimate purpose of business. The legitimate purpose of business is to provide a product or service that
people need and do it so well that it’s profitable.
|Meaning:||the action of raising someone to a higher position or rank|
|Discussion:||As an employee gets more promotion at work, he becomes less happy and more stressed.|
Now, let’s review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)