Ayaka TAKEDA

M.A.(TESL), M.S. (Sociology), MBA(Global Business)

 

With my 6 years of overseas experience, I provide essential communication

skills for Japanese and non-native speakers of English. Also, as a bilingual facilitator,

I give intercultural advice to my clients from both an academic and business perspective.

 

Corporate trainer (2014-present)

Communication training (IT industry), diversity training (railway industry), diversity training for new employees (lighting and technology industry, online training via Microsoft Teams), communication and English training for salespeople (an American cosmetic company)

Communication specialist

•Author of textbooks for English learning (2017, Selva Publishing), communication training (2014, Nippon Omni-Management Association)

•Individual coaching for medical doctors,  international lawyers, bilingual facilitators (2009-present)

Bilingual Facilitator

•International Association of Facilitators Japan Asia Conference (2018) online and on-site facilitator in English

•In-house bilingual facilitator, GEWEL (2016-2019, non-profit organization)

 

Diversity specialist

•Japan Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Researcher: Gender Mainstreaming Division (2019)

•Global Summit of Women, secretary and bilingual liaison (2017)

 

Instructor

•Instructor, Department of English, Oklahoma State University (2008-2009)

•Writing tutor, Oklahoma State University Writing Center (2008-2009)

•Tutor, Academic Enhancement Center, Oklahoma State University (2007-2008)