“We have a business to run!” – Experience No 4

Eugenia Loras

Our services – Our rituals:

“So tell us, Mrs Loras, why do you have so many invoices for bottled water purchases?” asked the tax inspector upon visiting and investigating The Loras Academy in Ioannina, Greece. “Just like I wouldn’t want my children to drink bathroom water at their English Language school, that is why I serve clean bottled water to our students.” You are probably shocked by the question I was asked but I must tell you that the tax inspector was actually shocked by the answer.

In some people’s minds, spending time and money on “unnecessary” elements while running a business is wrong. I say and write the exact opposite.

Our young students have always been treated as if they were our own children and the adult students with the respect we would like ourselves to be treated as well. So what is shocking about that? The fact that…

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