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Bring the science of confidence to your institution.

Students | Faculty | Staff | Alumni

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A transformational elearning experience that empowers students, staff, faculty and alumni to gain and retain real confidence using brain science-based tools and techniques.


Classes appropriate for:

  • Students – power up new student orientation, first year experience, honors programs, upcoming graduates, student leadership/government associations, special interest groups/clubs, and more!
  • Faculty – give existing and new faculty an invaluable advantage to have more confidence in themselves (yes, even Ph.D.s need this knowledge, too!) and be more effective role models for students and staff
  • Staff – professional development that enables staff to feel confident about their contributions and interact more effectively with faculty, students and other staff members
  • Alumni – support ongoing job seeking, transitions, salary/promotion negotiation, and high-value continuing education from their alma mater!

Contact us for a custom quote for your institution

Bulk pricing & enterprise licensing available

Course Offerings

Developed by ACI’s Alyssa Dver, this engaging class teaches basic brain science-based tools and techniques to be and stay confident.

Get the lifelong, everyday confidence superpower to feel more calm, comfortable and in control.

Meet Alyssa Dver

Founder, CEO & Chief Confidence Officer

"Since we pushed out your podcast episode about confidence, it's been one of the fastest downloaded episodes of all time....The feedback I received on this topic and the way you talked about giving other people confidence and giving college students confidence was amazing....Thank you for having such a big impact on my students."

Daniel Botero
Founder, Mastering College to Career Academy

"I've always struggled with confidence, but now I feel I am more aware of how to own it in life."

Lauren Seberos
Student, UC Irvine

"Dver lays out a clear step by step framework for aspiring leaders to authentically build the the confidence they need to succeed. Her recommendations draw on scholarly research in cognitive and social psychology. She conveys her lessons with powerful anecdotes from professional and personal contexts."

Andy Wu, Ph.D
Assistant Professional of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

"Alyssa states, ‘At its core, confidence is a decision…You decide or determine whether you are confident.’ At MIT, we teach that being a confident entrepreneur is not something you are born with—it is a learned skill. "

Trish Cotter
Executive Director & Entrepreneur in Residence
Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

"Confidence is an undeniable key for successful diversity and inclusion, academic and professional accomplishment, and personal satisfaction and wellbeing. In a powerful and quick read, Confidence is a Choice scientifically explains how confidence works in the brain and impacts behaviors. It explains and empowers anyone wanting to create a greater sense of belonging for themselves and others. "

Marinda E. Monfilston
Diversity Program Coordinator Yale University

"Alyssa spoke to a group of entrepreneurs including myself and did a great job keeping the convo fun and light, despite it being virtual. I can confidently say I left the talk with actionable ways to improve my confidence."

Anish Jain
CEO, Swiing and UPenn Data Science Masters Program & Operational Strategy TA

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