Close the business textbooks and have interesting and relevant discussions. Engaging business-oriented topics and questions allow students to put their vocabulary and grammar skills to practical use and build English speaking confidence. You might consider using just the cards as an activity in a business class.
Example discussion points and questions
What is important when doing business in your culture? Consider things such as greetings, exchanging gifts, and gestures.
When you travel overseas, what do you miss the most about your country and culture? Consider the food, the people, and the customs.