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Executive Finance: “We call ourselves academic practitioners because we practice what we teach.”

Executive Finance: “We call ourselves academic practitioners because we practice what we teach.”

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The course I would say I’m most proud of is the Executive Presence Course. Our tagline for our business is helping people move from the cubicle to the corner office. We focus on CPAs being seen as value added persons and not back office costs, which is often the case with accountants. You get that…
Accounting Intuition: “If we make the principles of accounting accessible to everyone, then not only will that benefit those individuals but society as a whole.”

Accounting Intuition: “If we make the principles of accounting accessible to everyone, then not...

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We publish courses that focus on is the principles of accounting. Not necessarily how exactly to do a journal or a transaction, but to give a sense of how, at a conceptual level, accounting actually works. A lot of accountants really struggle with how, for example, the profit and loss statement is connected to the…
Theo McArthur: “Decide what you want to study and stick with it. Take action on what you’ve learned, then go and learn some more!”

Theo McArthur: “Decide what you want to study and stick with it. Take action...

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I created my first websites back in the mid-90s. My first few sites were terrible and back then we didn’t have any of the tools we have now. It was a learning curve, but I kept practicing and my first real website, in terms of generating revenue, was in the green energy niche, which back…
Isaac Rudansky: “To know that just a few hours worth of lectures can really have an impact on somebody’s life is really rewarding.”

Isaac Rudansky: “To know that just a few hours worth of lectures can really...

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Generally, for online courses I would say three things. Firstly, take notes of the key topics that you think are interesting or useful, and then investigate and further your knowledge of those topics with extracurricular content, whether it’s through blogs or other courses. Also, if you took a course and it’s good, watch or do…
Gram Notes – the software publishers combining expertise and experience

Gram Notes – the software publishers combining expertise and experience

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Alison provides a marketplace to teach and learn without physically having to be in the same place. In a world where social distancing is the new normal this is a big plus. Alison pays publishers regularly and on time, which make it a reliable source of revenue as well. A big advantage of Alison is…
Manish Gupta: “Alison and I have the same objective: to impart knowledge to the masses.”

Manish Gupta: “Alison and I have the same objective: to impart knowledge to the...

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My advice to Alison learners would be to complete courses in their entirety and to take assessments in all honesty. Learners will get the most benefit is they try to apply their learning in practice. In my belief, education is very important for people to be able to skill themselves. Alison’s free model means the…
Paula Guilfoyle: “If you want to get ahead of the curve in your career, upskill in Excel.”

Paula Guilfoyle: “If you want to get ahead of the curve in your career,...

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I qualified as a certified public accountant (CPA) 20 years ago. I have a lot of experience across a broad range of industries and sectors, including accountancy, business management, process improvement, internal audit and operations management and training. While working as a financial controller, I noticed a skills gap among accountants in the area of…
Robin Hills: “Publishing with Alison has meant being able to spread the message about emotional intelligence to a global audience in unique ways.”

Robin Hills: “Publishing with Alison has meant being able to spread the message about...

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Robin Hills is an emotional intelligence coach, trainer and facilitator working with a variety of organisations from small start-up companies to large global multinationals. Robin is Director of EI4Change – Emotional Intelligence 4 Change – with expertise in emotional intelligence, positive psychology and neuroscience. Robin tells us about his background, working with Alison and the…
Shai Spetgang: “Free education creates a level playing field.”

Shai Spetgang: “Free education creates a level playing field.”

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Every day we manage our own risks. We get out of bed, we stand up. It’s actually advisable not to stand up right away, to wait ten seconds or so, to let our blood pressure equalise. Because if we just stand up out of bed, go from horizontal to vertical, we can blackout sometimes. That…
Andreas Loizou: “I took it for granted that people wanted me to be educated: that by being educated I would add to the world.”

Andreas Loizou: “I took it for granted that people wanted me to be educated:...

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Before Alison, I worked in investment banking and finance with the likes of PWC, Goldman Sachs and Paribas. I also worked for a long time for the Financial Times. I’ve had a couple of books published, one is a novel that teaches people about banking and one is a book about business writing. I’ve spent…

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