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February 18, 2005

Shane Opens First Business Academy

Shane Corporation has opened its first school to specialize in business English. Shane Academy opened in Roppongi in central Tokyo last month. The school aims to help students develop the flexible language skills needed in the modern business world. All teachers are provided by Shane Language Services, which sends teachers out to businesses. In addition to regular classrooms, the academy has lecture rooms to accomodate any business's needs. Courses include presentation skills, correspondence writing, MBA preparation, and cross-cultural understanding. Shane, which is headquartered in the Edogawa ward of Tokyo, operates over 200 schools centered around the capital and 50 schools overseas.

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