30 years experience helping people to expand their vocabulary and improve their self expression
English is the world’s Common language. English has come of age as a global language. It is spoken by a quarter of the world’s population, enabling a true single market in knowledge and ideas. It now belongs to the world and increasingly to non-native speakers – who today far outnumber native speakers.Learn More
Services Offered: • Training: Bespoke training sessions on your specific objectives with multiple value options. On-site to suit your teams needs. • Speaking: Award-winning speaker with the ability to entertain, excite and engage with enthusiasm to affect lasting change. • Speechwriting and Presentation Design: Need a speech or slides but no time? No worries, leave it to Alex to make it authentically yours. • Coaching and Consulting: Let's have a conversation and see where we can make your business, team and presentations 10X better so you leave a lasting legacy.Learn More
How often have you visited a website or read an important technical or other highly specialised text that has been poorly translated? There is therefore an urgent need to get it right the first time and employ the skills of those who know how to serve your best interests. That is why through our associate programme we are aiming to supply the best or the most experienced independent translatiors, interpreters and text editors initially for German/English, English/German, Hungarian/English, English/Hungarian immediately on application. For other mainly European languages we are also currently actively recruiting the best people we can find.Learn More
Series 1:The Art of Loving is a timeless book written by psychoanalyst and social philosopher Erich Fromm. The workshop is centered around his ideas and philosophy. Each session is designed to last around 90 minutes and the workshop series runs for a total of 9 weeks.Learn More
Because of our different philosophy and because of Vienna's location we are aiming to provide a different experience for our clients. Beyond the Tipping Point is a specially developed series of contemporary (CLIL-based) dynamic, interactive workshops aimed at a broad audience from a variety of backgrounds with at least a B1 or B2 level of English, however those with an advanced C1 level of English will not be excluded from participating so long as they agree not to dominate the discussions. The content of these workshops will be delivered within a set of modular units (each of 2.0 hours duration) designed to encourage the participants to positively explore most of the major global challenges which face us as a human species. For convenience and ease of use they have been divided up into a series of relevant topics.Learn More
This is a short series of courses especially designed for senior citizens who want to remain active and alert and welcome the challenge of communicating in a foreign language. The class based materials will be backed up by home based materials which the participants will be able to study in the comfort of their own home and will involve pleasant listening exercises with soothing classical music playing in the background.Learn More
If you have recently left school and are looking to improve your English either in a language school setting or by gaining some real work experience then you will be glad to know that we have just recently teamed up with Twin, which is a British Council accredited Language School which offers courses in London and Eastbourne and also has a unique intern programme. To get an idea if this is something that would suit you then take a look at the following information and then get in touch with us to arrange a meeting to discuss things further.Learn More
Extra English is a video based course which is modelled on a TV soap such as Friends or similar TV soaps. It is in fact language learning with laughter, set in an authentic London setting. With 30 hilarious, half-hour sitcom programmes, the extra@ series is a brilliant and fun way of learning English, especially young adults. The adventures of the four main characters in their London flat are stylish, sexy and funny.Learn More
Are you aged between 14 and 16 and football crazy and football mad? How well do you know the game? Can you talk football in English? Do you know all the rules? Can you explain the game to others? If you love football and want to learn more while having the the chance to improve your English skills, then this course is for you.Learn More
Having many years experience working in both the public and private sector with hundreds of children of various ages has taught us much about how education needs to be delivered quickly and efficiently so that it can be deemed to be relevant or effective to the individual needs of each child and also the community of which they are an essential component. We are well aware of the frustrations that children often encounter in the school setting so everything we do is geared towards making our courses fun and enjoyable for all concerned.Learn More
We like to infuse a sense of meaning and purpose in our learners so that they will continue to be self motivated regardless of age, gender or nationality. We always give constructive feedback; agree appropriate actions and record outcomes together with our learners. We have therefore managed to help a large number of young learners into adulthood and a reasonable number of adults into a more manageable frame of mind with regards not just to their language skills but also in relation to their social outlook on life, leisure and work.Learn More
"David is an excellent teacher. He is always coming up with new ideas. He has a great imagination, is very understanding, has lots of patience and a great sense of humour. He is worth every penny or cent whatever the case may beAnna Alcott: Independent Distributor for Utility Warehouse, Find out more about Utility Warehouse
"David Menham worked as a free-lance teacher of Helen Doron Early English for about 6 years. He also worked as a teacher trainer for Helen Doron Early English. David was personable with a good grasp of how to teach English to Infants and young children."Helen Doron: CEO at Helen Doron Ltd
" David is a great teacher with a lot of patience for working with small children. My kids enjoyed his classes and improved their English skills dramatically during the period of four years they were taught by David. I recommend David as a creative, enthusiastic and reliable teacher.Ivana Ljubic: Professor of Operations Research at ESSEC Business School
"Dave is someone who can communicate exceedingly well with people of all ages and backgrounds. It is a pleasure to collaborate with him.Geraldine Schuckelt: Freelance translator German-English
Company Owner/Team Coordinator / Language Trainer/ Tutor/Coach
David Menham, Proprietor of ELS (Education and Language Solutions) Austria (founded 1992) BA, CGLI, PGCE, TEFL, TESP, Cert. Business Administration
Freelance Business Coach/Trainer, Animator and Co-Worker
Coaching and Consulting: Let's have a conversation and see where he can make your business, team and presentations 10X better so you leave a lasting legacy.
Freelance English Teacher and Tutor
CELTA Qualified English Teacher for Business English, Children and Young Learners.
Associate German/English Translator
Native English speaker with 30 years of professional translation experience (German to English). Specialist subject areas: art, social sciences and humanities. Also contracts, marketing materials etc.
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Associate IT co-worker
If you are self motivated and self organising individual who also cares about others and wants to join a small group of people who want to work in a cooperative way and are not purely motivated by profit, then don't hesitate to get in touch.