ESL Session 2 - How’s the Weather? Mastering Small Talk!

English Events

Friday, June 3, 2022, 4:00 – 5:00 PM UTC

We will learn various topics for small talk, when to use it and how and why it is important for opening up communication in English.


About this event

By attending this session you will: Understand how and why small talk is an essential part of building rapport and making a good impression, and how it can open up further communication and establish healthy working relationships.

Forthcoming Sessions

  • Session 3: Participating in Meetings
  • Session 4: Building Connection and Empathy With Teammates
  • Session 5: Mastering Common Interview Questions
  • Session 6: Interview Techniques/Body Language
  • Session 7: Personal Timeline: How to Show Up for an Interview
  • Session 8: Your Personality and Your Job
  • Session 9: Your Education and Your Career
  • Session 10: Strategies for Learning English

About our ESL program:

Level up with your English language skills at Turing! As a software developer, it’s critical that your communication skills are impeccable, and our ESL program will set you up for success. At Turing, we are here to support you 100% and by participating in these sessions, you will become confident with your English language skills. At our interactive ESL sessions, we'll guide you through the many aspects of English that you will need to succeed in Silicon Valley. Join us and bring your energy, enthusiasm, and questions, and let's build together! 


  • Sofia Idoyaga


    Sr Comms & Event Planning Manager

  • Jose Dimas Lujan Castillo


    Sr Program Manager, DevRel & XP