“My name is Yohannes Mekuria. I am 23 years old, born and raised in Ethiopia. From the very beginning, I was a high achieving student. I received my first degree from Samara University in Public Health with a very great distinction in 2019.”
How did you learn about Alison?
One lucky day, I was hoping to get an online education and started searching for “the best site for online education” on Google. From the many results, I found Alison to be very interesting and easy to use. In addition, I found the exact courses which I had been eager to learn for months.
What was your first course on Alison, and why did you choose it?
My first course on Alison was Essential Management Skills for the Workplace. I chose this course because I had always wanted to learn about managing people and resources in my work. I was keen to learn managerial skills. Since then, I have also gained a Diploma in Project Management in Practice, Diploma in Human Nutrition, Diploma in Human Resources, and Diploma in English Language and Literature.
How have Alison courses affected your career?
All these Alison courses have helped to boost my knowledge in different areas of both my day-to-day activities and, most importantly, in my career. They have given me confidence in whatever activities I am assigned.
What’s your favourite way to relax from studying?
After a productive day of studying, I relax by listening to music, watching movies or taking a long walk with my friends.
Where are you working and what are you studying now?
Now I am working in a private college in Adama town, which is near Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. I am currently studying the Advanced Diploma in Managerial Skills for Interpersonal Dynamics.
What’s next for you, in terms of education or work?
In the next couple of months, I have a plan to start my master’s degree in Public Health.
If you could learn absolutely anything in the world from an Alison course, what would it be?
If I could learn absolutely anything in the world from an Alison course it would be a Ph.D. in Public Health.
What would you say to someone if they asked you about Alison? Would you recommend it and why?
If someone asked me, I would confidently recommend Alison because it’s the best online education site to learn. You can gain different kinds of knowledge from wherever you are.