Business English Podcast | Corporate Finance | Financial Reports

When Warren Buffet was approached by Lehman Brothers just before they had gone under during the great financial crisis, he looked at the financial reports and said, “wow, this is bad.” With plummeting stocks and too many subprime loan mortgages, Warren knew that it was the end of Lehman.
In today’s episode, we’re going to look into the entire fallout of Lehman and I have a clip from the movie “The Big Short” when chaos was erupting in Morgan Stanley. Let’s dive in!


Arsenio’s Business English Podcast | Season 8: Episode 16 | Remarkable Plane Journey & Journaling Your Travels

It’s very easy to fall into the trap of making a list of the worst thing, what you hate most, dislike most, etc. When it comes to business travel, and traveling in Thailand in general, there aren’t many BLISSFUL moments because of transportation woes, blatantly racist immigration officers, and even traffic on the tarmac of the runway. 

These are traps in which I fall into personally. But in this podcast, I’m going to give you collocations to journal and look at the beautiful moments of your personal/business travels — as well as the anecdote of my “back to America” trip from Aussie.


Arsenio’s Business English Podcast | Season 8: Episode 15 | From Small Talk to Big Talk

You might think that making personal contact, in this social media era, is much less important than it used to be. But to be honest with you, having a conversation, warming up and getting to know a potential client will give you a 6-7 times higher chance of them cooperating with you. Here are some rules and a role-play situation!


Business English Podcast | Corporate Finance | Accounts Payable

Late payers. Omg. If you have an invoice, pay it. However, in your personal finances, always pay yourself first — although there are some exceptions. I have a friend who works for a company that pays just before they’re cut off in particular sectors within the company, and if I were someone dealing with that company on an individual basis, I would ask for upfront payment. In today’s podcast, we discuss these heavy questions.


TOEFL iTP | Listening | Course Sneak Peek | Using the Context of Dialogs to Identify Homonyms

Another snippet for everyone! Homonyms, such as the words ‘wear’ and ‘where,’ are going to be explained in their entirety. I know a lot of you have great difficulty with understanding homonyms. So, in today’s episode, I’m going to teach you how to understand the context and key words so you can choose the better answer. One-word choice answers, which makes it difficult, but at the same time, you’re going to develop the context of the sentences in general. Ready?

TOEFL iTP | Listening | Course Sneak Peek | Identifying Sound-alike Expressions

Another day; another sneak peek! Today we will discuss sound-alike expressions and break them down as much as possible so that you can practice over and over. This is just a snippet, and if you want the full audio, it’s available on my course! Available for just $30 for the rest of the year!

TOEFL iTP | Listening | Course Sneak Peek | Distinguishing Between Sound-alike Words

Welcome to the first edition of the TOEFL iTP Course! Here’s a sneak peek and me breaking down how to distinguish between sound-alike words. Again, this is just a snippet, but there is so much packed into this. Want the course? Available down below for just $30 until December 31st!

Arsenio’s Business English Podcast | Sales | The Final Sales Podcast of 2021!

This year, which was truly transformational, was the year I’ll always remember that “turned the tables” for me in terms of being an online solopreneur and advertising myself by “doing.” In today’s podcast, I’ll give you pointers and goals to how you cane amplify your next year!


TOEFL iTP | Listening | Course Pre-test (Part C)

Merry Christmas Eve! Tis the season to be giving! Part C segment of my TOEFL iTP Course! This is a full pre-test for you so that you can see where you are and figure out if you would like to buy the course available in the link down below! A fantastic breakdown and an even bigger preview of what’s to come in my course.