Graduate Story | Aaron Bailey
NZ Diploma in Business ( Leadership and Management) – Level 5
My journey with Aspire2 and the NZ Diploma in Business Level 5, Leadership and Management has
been truly rewarding. Graduating in 2021, I decided to study online during lockdown to improve my skill
set and pursue a new career path.
Choosing Aspire2 Business Management Programmes was an easy decision, as the fees-free option
and positive recommendations from friends who had gone through the program spoke highly of its
My experience with my tutor was exceptional. Always approachable and open to questions, she offered
the support I needed throughout my studies.
Having no set timetables and the flexibility to study online suited my fully remote role, which also
required frequent travel. Whenever I had time to settle back at home, I could easily catch up on my
studies and make progress.
I was pleasantly surprised by how many new skills I learned and successfully applied to my work. The
course provided a better understanding of how to approach situations and collaborate within a team,
proving to be highly applicable to both my personal and professional life.
Completing my studies right through to graduation has given me a great sense of accomplishment and
boosted my confidence in my role.
Without hesitation, I would recommend this program to anyone seeking study opportunities. I’ve
suggested it to friends and colleagues, emphasising its flexibility and accessibility, which perfectly suited
The flexibility allowed me to seamlessly incorporate my studies into my busy life, and I’ve been able to
apply the knowledge gained to my professional development, enhancing my career prospects. Aspire2
has been the perfect platform for me to grow and succeed, and I am eager to see what opportunities the
future brings for me.