The Making of an Entrepreneur

The Making of an Entrepreneur

What makes an entrepreneur? Ask Rossana L. Llenado, president of Ahead Learning Systems, Inc., who was honored by Entrepreneur Philippines magazine as one of its 10 outstanding entrepreneurs in the first Entrepreneur 10 Awards. “In my case, the drive was there from...
Entrepreneur Philippines TOPS

Entrepreneur Philippines TOPS

Most tutorial centers are set up near schools. To get ahead, Ahead Learning Systems broke away from the pack and put up review clinics in the malls to be more accessible to clients. It also attracted the best teachers. Then it simulated exams to prepare its students...
Delivering on a Promise

Delivering on a Promise

(Source: Entrepreneur; January-February 2007) By: Bridget Rabo Ng The need for a strong business name led the founder of a tutorial review center to highlight a promise to help give its students a head start. When you go into the informal knowledge-transfer business,...
Forging Ahead

Forging Ahead

ROSSANA LLENADO, OWNER OF AHEAD TUTORIAL AND REVIEW CENTER, PREPARES STUDENTS FOR THE WORLD OF THE FUTURE Interviewed by Jenny de los Reyes, Photographed by Ricky Vasquez Ahead Learning Systems has grown by leaps and bounds since it started 10 years ago in a...
A Successful Tutorial Service

A Successful Tutorial Service

Source: Good Housekeeping ROSSANA LLENADO, 35, RUNS A SUCCESSFUL TUTORIAL SERVICE AHEAD LEARNING SYSTEMS Why she went into business: Faced with a growing family, Rossana wanted to start a business that she could run from her home. At the time, she was doing very well...
Cindy Mae Cua: Franchisee, Entrepreneur

Cindy Mae Cua: Franchisee, Entrepreneur

Choosing a Hometown Business to Stay Ahead After graduating from college, Cindy Mae Cua, 23, took a career route not many of her peers would be willing to take. Instead of applying for a job and trying her luck in Metro Manila, she decided she would rather put up a...