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List of articles and interviews

Major Articles and Interviews

   (”Reaching the holy grail of 50 crowns in English qualifications”)
Town News
(Hadano Edition), October 20, 2017

  • “試験で英語力の覚醒: 試験をうまく活用しよう”

   English Journal, October 2015 (pp.26, 27, 49)

  • “極める人のための英語学習法ーリーディング:生きた英文に数多く触れる” – English Journal, April 2015 (pp. 38, 41)
  • “My Crusade for Real ‘Practical Business English’” – Wordcraft (The SWET Files) 2013-2014 (p.137)
  • “Let’s Read the Nikkein in English” (“You the listener” Corner), Radio Nikkei #1, April 3, 2014
    This program can be listened to and downloaded free of chagre as a podcast on/from the “Let’s Read the Nikkei in English” page of the radiko.jp website (about 22minutes 40 seconds after the start, duration: several minutes).
  • 即効! 英語勉強法” – Diamond Weekly, January 11, 2014 (mentioned on p.48 (p.78?))
  • “実践・ビジネス英語-こんなとき何て言う?” (“Practical Business English: What do we say in this situation?”) – The Japan Times ST, April 12, 2013 and every 2nd and 4th Fridays thereafter until July 25, 2014
  • “受信型スキルテストで仕事における発信型能力を測れるか” (“Can receptive skill tests measure productive skills in workplace?”) -
    BULATS Tsushin 2012 – 2013 Special Issue pp.2 – 3
    (Reproduced here with the permission of STEP (Eiken)) (PDF file)
    This article can be downloaded also from Eiken’s website on BULATS.
  • やりなおし英語勉強法” (English for meetings) – 日経 Biz アカデミー (Nikkei Business Academy): Aug. 30, Sept. 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2012
  • “脱 TOEIC の英語術” – Weekly Toyo Keizai, June 2, 2012 (mentioned on pp.34-35)
  • 「理系学生のための英語参考書」(Self-study Books on English for Science/Engineering Students) – The University Times, January 2012 (p.4)
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  • “English education for engineers needs new framework, methods” – Japan Times Forum on English Education – The Japan Times. March 31, 2010 – PDF file replicated here with the permission of The Japan Times, Ltd.
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  • “The Remains of the Day” (“My Recommendations” Vol.1, STEP BULATS 通信 No.15)(February 2010)
  • “Engineers must have English skills to succeed” – Japan Times Forum on English Education – The Japan Times. October 5, 2009 – PDF files replicated here with the permission of The Japan Times, Ltd.
    >>1st page PDF(216KB)
    >>2nd page PDF(185KB)
  • 「グローバル人材開発のために: 企業内英語教育と英語能力評価のありかた」  Jinzai Kyouiku (JMAM) March 2009
  • 自著を語る: “はじめての STEP BULATS” とその意義Kanagawa University Library Newsletter, 2008.9 No.126
  • 1歩先行くビジネス英語」 (series) (STEP BULATS Newsletter (WEB and print versions))
    Only the following issues are available online (on the Web):
    No.17 (16号) (October 2020) E-mail (PDF版) (p.13)
    No.18 (17号) (February 2011) Meeting (PDF 版) (p.13)
    No.19 (18号) (June 2011)  Telephone (PDF版) (p.13)
    No.20 (19号) (October 2011) Presentation (PDF版) (p.13)
    No.21 (20号) (February 2012) E-mail (PDF版) (p.13)
  • 「社員の英会話力を正当に評価する方法とは」 (「人事のお悩み解決」 Vol.7)(STEP BULATS 通信 WEB version)
  • 「リスニング向上のためのトレーニング」 (「人事のお悩み解決」 Vol.5) (STEP BULATS 通信 WEB version)
  • 「英語ができない社員を奮起させる方法」 (「人事のお悩み解決」 Vol.1) (STEP BULATS 通信 WEB version)
  • 「平井さんが 40冠を達成」 タウンニュース秦野, June 9, 2007
  • Presentations for EngineersSWET Newsletter (No. 115) April 2007
  • 「自分の目的や実力に合った教材を選ぶことが、英語を効率よく学ぶコツ!」 English Master (STEP) (Spring 2006)
  • 翻訳(和英・英和)検定試験概説」 Japan Association of Translators (JAT) March 29, 2005
  • 「平井先生の『英会話【超】克服』ワンポイント講座 」 (series) ILC Osaka Mail Magazine
  • ”New tests challenging TOEIC stronghold” The Japan Times, October 25, 2003
  • An Interview with Michihiro HiraiSHIKEN (JALT Test and Evaluation SIG Newsletter), Vol. 6 No. 3, September 2002
  • The BULATS Writing Test at Hitachi” BULATS, Summer 2002

Academic Papers

See Academic Papers under President’s Profile.