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Howard Scott Rokofsky
D.O.B. 21 May 1966, New York, USA

Offering:

Various courses in communication skills and emotional intelligence, employing NLP and other accelerated learning methods. Participants are trained to communicate freely and confidently, practicing techniques suitable for their careers and their personal lives.

Advantages

  • Knowledge is assimilated very quickly in a comfortable, relaxed environment
  • Students learn to use their brains effectively in all areas of problem solving
  • All programs are prepared individually, based on specific needs
  • Constant feedback from all participants is encouraged

Summary of qualifications

Highly-refined communication skills and inexhaustible flexibility, having dealt with a multitude of students and professionals from various industries/markets in diverse countries. Experience with individual coaching as well as large and small groups.

Professional experience

2001- present Presentation skills, Negotiations, Assertiveness, Stress/Conflict Management, Persuasion, Coaching, Sales Training, Motivation, NLP, Intercultural Communication, Business Writing

Corporate Clients: Fiat, CT-Group, ČEPS, Amgen, Tesco, Sanofi-Aventis, Target Future Recruitment, John Crane Sigma, Arcelor-Mittal, Juneyao Airlines, Student Agency, EON-IS, Zentiva, Citibank, Avon, Saab, Alcon

1999- 2009 English Language Instructor: Czech Republic
Specialized English for Business and FCE preparation courses
Clients: CSOB Bank, Raiffeisen Bank, Hewlett-Packard, CT-Group, OskarMobil, Plzenský Prazdroj, Delvita, Skanska, CEPS, Sanofi-Aventis, Zentiva
2002 & 2006 English Teacher in China: Planning Dept, Hainan Province, China
Conducted two 8-week intensive language course, using the method Suggestopedia. Participants were provincial government officials.
1996-1998 Hogeschool Holland – School of Higher Professional Education, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Instructor of English
Various courses including English for Tourism, Education, Literature, Translations, Government, Written Communication, English for Older Adults
1996-1998 Amsterdam Academy for Banking and Finance, Amsterdam
Teacher of Business/Financial English
Teacher: HBO & University students at this college for financial studies.
Courses: Presentation Skills, Negotiations, English for Banking and Finance
1994-1997 Entrepreneur; Network CV Amsterdam, Netherlands
Home-based C.V. (resumé) Service providing an assortment of products, ranging from Graduate CV´s to Executive Packages. Consultancy on job-interviewing.
1991 – 1994 Kitchen manager at Het Theehuis (Tea House), Diemen, Holland
1990 – 1995 Various restaurant cooking jobs while studying in Holland
1985 – 1989 Delivered liquid oxygen tanks and medical supplies to home patients, New York
1979 – 1984 Baseball Card Business (see www.oldbaseball.com for examples)
1979 – 1982 Newspaper Carrier – Delivered Newsday, a daily paper including Sundays

Education:

University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL
Master´s Program in English, 1990-1993

SUNY-Binghamton, Binghamton, New York, USA
English: Literature and Rhetoric BA: 1989

Languages:
English (native), Dutch (fluent), Czech (fluent), Italian, German, Mandarin (fair), Spanish (failing)