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Independent consultant and entrepreneur—co-founder of EduLift, an Oxford-based company behind a series of websites and applications for language learners.

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EduLift 2011-09-01 —

Co-founder & CEO

EduLift combines tried and tested pedagogic methodology with innovative software, web applications and print resources in order to improve the way we learn. I am managing a multinational team, overseeing everything from content creation, through design and development, all the way to customer support.

Highlights

White Rabbit Japan 2013-08-15 — 2014-01-15

Independent Consultant

Worked closely with the team at White Rabbit Japan to optimize the operations and consolidate the product line of the company.

Highlights

  • Consolidated product line
  • Revamped proxy buying experience
  • Optimized operations

Journal of Medical Insight 2014-06-15 — 2014-08-15

Independent Consultant

Highlights

  • Oversaw website redesign
  • Advised on the sales process
  • Helped with international expansion

Harvard University Extension School 2012-01-01 — 2015-05-25

Major: Economics (GPA: 3.8), Minor: Government
Bachelor of Liberal Arts

Courses

  • The Art and Practice of Public Speaking (SPCH E-110)
  • Judgment and Decision Making (MGMT E-5800)
  • Principles of Economics (ECON E-10A)
  • Principles of Finance (MGMT E-2000)
  • Intensive Introduction to Computer Science Using C, PHP, and JavaScript (CS50)
  • Managerial Accounting (MGMT E-1600)
  • The Future of War: Conflict and Order in the Twenty-First Century (GOVT E-1731)
  • Emotion (PSYC E-1060)
  • Academic Writing and Critical Reading (EXPO E-25)
  • Quantitative Reasoning: Practical Math (MATH E-3)
  • Introduction to Quantitative Methods for Economics and Other Quantitative Fields (STAT 104)
  • Internet and Society: Technologies and Politics of Control (LSTU E-120)
  • Ignorance, Lies, Hogwash, and Humbug: On Truth and Knowledge in Democracies (GOVT E-1058/W)
  • Marketing Management (MGMT S-6000)
  • International Marketing (MGMT S-6040)
  • World Economic History (ECON E-1340)
  • Contemporary Topics in Political Philosophy (GOVT E-1052/W)
  • Science and Cooking (PHYS E-27)

Kwansei Gakuin University (関西学院大学) 2013-04-01 — 2014-01-15

Southeast Asian Studies
Study Abroad

Courses

  • Intermediate Japanese
  • Japanese Phonetics and Phonology
  • Japanese Culture
  • Japanese Usage (JLPT N2)
  • Comparative Foreign Policy: China, Japan, and the US
  • Contemporary Security Issues in East Asia
  • Beginner Chinese
  • Geography of Japan A
  • Japanese Business
  • International Accounting
  • United States and East Asia
  • US-Japan Relations
  • Globalization and East Asian Development
  • Geography of Japan B
  • Upper-Intermediate Japanese
  • Japanese Literary Analysis

Best Pitch Winner

Awarded 2012-03-04
by Dublin Startup Weekend at Google HQ

Serious Games Showcase & Challenge Winner

Awarded 2009-12-01
by Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC)
The Serious Games Showcase & Challenge is the premiere venue for recognition of excellence in the field of Serious Games development, part of NTSA's I/ITSEC—the largest modeling, simulation & training conference worldwide.

Serious Games Showcase & Challenge Finalist

Awarded 2012-12-01
by Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC)
The Serious Games Showcase & Challenge is the premiere venue for recognition of excellence in the field of Serious Games development, part of NTSA's I/ITSEC—the largest modeling, simulation & training conference worldwide.

Second-best language technology blog

Awarded 2010-10-01
by bab.la
The largest competition for language enthusiasts hosted annually by bab.la and Lexiophiles aimed at finding the best blogs, Facebook pages and Twitterers with a passion for languages.

Entrepreneurship

Management

User Experience Design

Online Marketing

Web Development

  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • ActionScript
  • HTML/CSS

Data Analysis

  • Excel
  • SQL
  • R
English
Native-level
Russian
Native-level
Czech
Native-level
French
Native-level
Japanese
Intermediate
German
Intermediate
Spanish
Intermediate

Philip's wealth of valuable ideas, skills and experience have made a huge positive impact at White Rabbit. He is also energetic, sociable and fun to work with. I can highly recommend him, especially for technology business consulting.

— Max Hodges, CEO of White Rabbit Japan