TOEFL iBT | 1 on 1 Coaching | Reading | Why Twigs & Leaves Fall off Trees

A coaching session with a student I hadn’t coach yet! after speaking to her four months ago, she is now preparing for her TOEFL exam and she’s doing an amazing job at answering these questions. However, before the techniques, she was lost with time. So in this session, I break down the questions so that she never wastes time again!

TOEFL iTP | Listening | Determining if One Speaker Agrees or Disagrees

A full video! That’s right! Excited to bring you the full snippet from my course, however, the next one will be only for those who enroll in the course. Today is all about memorization. That’s right. I never tell anyone to memorize anything because it’s not natural, but this is essential — in regard to agree and disagree.

Arsenio’s Business English Podcast | Season 8: Episode 17 | Top Business Travel Tips & Short Conversations

Business Travel Tips! Half of them are bad, and I will dissect them in ways for you to understand, but some are worth thinking about. On top of that, 18 short conversations for you to figure out where the speakers are.  In today’s podcast, you have a WHOLE LOT!


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.