- Alys Stuart realised that she no longer wanted to be a teacher and started looking for a career in accountancy. She soon found an AAT training provider that she was able to talk to about her plans for the future.
- "Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering". Theodore Roosevelt
- It didn't take long for Alys to decide to study AAT. She settled on the Level 2 Certificate in Bookkeeping.
- "Take the first step...you don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step". Martin Luther King Jr
- Of course, embarking on a new career is never easy. Despite taking to her course with remarkable aptitude, Alys soon encountered problems that she was able to overcome with a positive attitude.
- "The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work". Harry Golden