Tariq Ben Porter balances running a business, teaching soft skills, leadership, managerial skills and Business English. He believes that teachers are dynamic professionals who have so much to offer the world and by exploring opportunities, have the opportunity to do bigger and better things using the skills they have developed as effective teachers.
1. Thank you for taking time out of your busy day for this interview. Can you tell us where you teach and how long have you been teaching?
I currently teach in two primary capacities at the moment: for Gulf Business Training Center where I handle business development responsibilities as well as soft skills, leadership and managerial skills training; at ELC Excellence I do business development and teach business English.
2. Can you describe a typical day?
An average day is spent preparing engaging training sessions for clients and seeking out new clients and/or putting together proposals and customizing program outlines for...