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Coursera is running a 25% off sale on some of its top professional certificates, led by IBM and Facebook

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Through August 31, Coursera is offering 25% off the first month on select online professional certificate programs from IBM and Facebook. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider E-learning platform Coursera offers professional certificate programs for in-demand career skills. They're led by companies like Google, Facebook, and IBM, and can help you get an entry-level job. Right now, Coursera is off...
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A Skillshare subscription grants you access to over 27,000 online courses. Here's how it works and who it's best suited for.

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Skillshare offers over 27,000 online videos courses in subjects from design to entrepreneurship. Skillshare; Alyssa Powell/Insider carries more than 27,000 online video courses, most taught by experts. Below is an overview of the Skillshare platform, FAQ, and 10 great online classes to take. If you're a new user, . Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky As college tuitions skyrocket to the most exp...
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I loved Coursera's free online social work course from the University of Michigan so much that I decided to go to graduate school

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The University of Michigan's free online social work course (offered through Coursera) encouraged me to apply to grad school in the field. I applied shortly after finishing the class and will attend NYU's Silver School of Social Work in the fall. Emily Hein/Insider The University of Michigan has the top-ranked Master of Social Work program in the US. The school offers a Social Work Coursera Mast...
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How we built an AI unicorn in 6 years

Alex Dalyac Contributor Share on Twitter Alex Dalyac is the CEO and co-founder of Tractable, which develops artificial intelligence for accident and disaster recovery. Today, Tractable is worth $1 billion. Our AI is used by millions of people across the world to recover faster from road accidents, and it also helps recycle as many cars as Tesla puts on the road. And yet six years ago, Tractable was just me and Raz (Razvan Ran...
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65 free online courses from the best US colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Princeton, Yale, and more

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Coursera, edX, and FutureLearn let you take classes from top colleges for free. Paid options grant access to certificates of completion, feedback, and even final grades. Course topics vary widely, from business and programming to writing and medicine. Every year, US News & Reports releases its ranking of the top universities in the country. The schools included in the ranking...
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The 15 best online courses and certificate programs you can take with a Coursera Plus subscription

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Coursera Plus ($59 per month) can get you access to online courses and certificate programs from Yale, the University of Michigan, Google, and more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Coursera Plus gives you access to 90% of the Coursera site for $399 a year or $59 a month. It includes single online courses and longer professional certificate programs and specializations. Find answers to Coursera...
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For $15 a month, MasterClass offers beautifully filmed online video classes led by celebrities - here are 16 of our favorites

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. MasterClass creates online video classes taught by celebrities and industry experts. An annual subscription costs $180 ($15 a month) and gives access to all of MasterClass's offerings. Browse the top MasterClass Classes . Who better to teach you than Shonda Rhimes or than Serena Williams? Unfortunately, 23-time-Grand-Slam-winners and famed showrunners aren't easy to contact. So, MasterClass is b...
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Coursera Plus gets you access to online courses and certificate programs led by Princeton, Yale, Google, and more - here's why it can be great for gaining career skills

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Coursera Plus is a $399 annual or $59 monthly subscription to 90% of the platform's online courses. Members can earn unlimited professional certificates to add to their resumes or LinkedIn. Below is an answer to every Coursera Plus FAQ, including whether it's worth it. Coursera, a popular e-learning platform with thousands of online courses from top univ...
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After bootstrapping since 2002, Articulate raises $1.5B on $3.75B valuation

Most companies don’t announce their first venture investment after almost 20 years in the business, nor do they announce that round is the equivalent of a good startup’s entire private fundraising history. But Articulate, a SaaS training and development platform, is not your typical company and today it announced a whopping $1.5 billion investment on a $3.75 billion valuation. You can call it Series A if you must label it, but whatever it is, it’s a hefty investment by any measure. General Atlan...
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2U set to acquire non-profit edX for deal north of $600M

2U, a SaaS platform that helps non-profits and colleges run online universities, plans to acquire all the assets of Harvard and MIT-founded edX for a deal north of $600 million, according to multiple sources. 2U did not immediately respond to requests for comment, and its unclear if this is an all-cash deal. The combined forces of edX and 2U could reach over 50 million learners. Update: 2U confirmed the deal, expected to close within 120 days subject to regulatory and governmental approvals, in ...
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Harvard Extension School is Harvard's online school for career advancement - here's everything you need to know before enrolling

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Harvard Extension School is an accredited online Harvard school geared towards working adults. You can take a single course, earn a certificate, or enroll in a degree program. I spoke with Harry J. Pierre, the Associate Director of Communications of Harvard Extension School, to answer FAQs. Havard Extension School; Alyssa Powell/Insider If you're looking to advanc...
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MasterClass, one of our favorite e-learning platforms, is having a 2-for-1 Father's Day sale right now. Here are 16 great classes to try.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. MasterClass creates online video classes taught by celebrities and industry experts. An annual subscription costs $180 ($15 a month) and gives access to all of MasterClass's offerings. Right now, you can purchase a subscription for Father's Day and get another free through June 21. Who better to teach you writing than Margaret Atwood, a backhand than Serena Williams, or singing than Christina Aguilera...
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11 free online courses you can take from the University of Washington, one of the top 10 schools in the world

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Mitch Diamond/Getty Images The University of Washington is one of the top 10 schools in the world. It offers free online courses in topics from machine learning to career networking. Below are 11 free online University of Washington courses you can take on edX and Coursera. The University of Washington, ranked the 8th best school in the world according to US News, offers free courses online. Like other ...
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MasterClass is one of our favorite online learning platforms - here's how it works, and 16 great classes to try

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. MasterClass creates online video classes taught by celebrities and industry experts. An annual subscription costs $180 ($15 a month) and gives access to all of MasterClass's offerings. Below, you'll find a personal review, some common FAQs, and 16 of the best MasterClass courses. Who better to teach you writing than Margaret Atwood, a backhand than Serena Williams, or singing than Christina Aguilera? ...
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How to design employee experiences that drive better DEI outcomes, and improve the workplace

Insider The past year has challenged business to think about ways to improve the employee experience. Team design and online training can bridge opportunity gaps and and accelerate DEI initiatives. This article is part of an ongoing series on Insider's research on The Human Impact of Business Transformation. There's no question that 2020 challenged businesses to reexamine the way they support their people. But beyond the quick fixes that many companies made in order to help the...
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Coursera Plus offers unlimited access to almost all of its online courses for $399 annually or $59 a month. Here's why it's great for gaining new career skills.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Coursera Plus is a $399 annual or $59 monthly subscription to 90% of the platform's online courses. Members can earn unlimited professional certificates to add to their resumes or LinkedIn. Below is everything you need to know about Coursera Plus, including whether it's worth it. Coursera, a popular e-learning platform with thousands of online courses fro...
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MOOCs are 'massive open online courses,' made popular by platforms like edX and Coursera. Here's how they work - and why they're one of the best ways to learn online

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; edX; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are popular forms of online education. E-learning platforms like edX, Coursera, and FutureLearn offer thousands of MOOCs. Below, learn what MOOCs are, how much they cost, and why they can be great resources. If you're interested in online learning, you've probably heard the term MOOC - Massive Open Online Course...
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10 great Coursera online master's degree programs you can apply to this summer, from data science to public health

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Coursera offers thousands of free courses and paid certificate programs from top schools and brands. It also hosts online master's degrees, including ones from UPenn and the University of Michigan. They are a less expensive way to access the same classes, faculty, and degree as on-campus programs. Coursera is probably best known for its free course options, f...
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8 free online courses you can take from the University of Chicago, one of the top 15 schools in the world

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. University of chicago; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of Chicago is one of the top 15 schools in the world. It offers free online courses in topics that range from media law to neurobiology. Below are 8 free UChicago classes available on edX and Coursera. You don't need to make it into the slim 6.2% of accepted students and pay tuition fees at The University of Chicago, one of the top 15 scho...
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3 things I loved about The Science of Well-Being, the free online version of Yale's most popular class ever

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider Yale's most popular class in history teaches you science-backed steps to becoming happier. Professor Laurie Santos' free online version, The Science of Well-Being, I enrolled in the course and learned a lot of tips on how to improve my mood and stress levels. How do we live a meaningful life? Despite how often that question's asked, it isn't always easy to answer....
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12 free online courses you can take from the University of Toronto, one of the top 20 schools in the world

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. University of Toronto; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of Toronto is one of the top 20 schools in the world. It offers free online courses in topics from programming to mental health. Below are 12 popular, free online University of Toronto courses you can take on edX and Coursera. The University of Toronto - one of the top 20 schools in the world - offers free courses online. Like most of the best ...
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The 13 best places to learn how to code online, including Codecademy, Udacity, and Coursera

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Coding can be a valuable hard skill for workers in an increasingly digital economy. Below, you'll find 13 sites with resources for learning to code online, from Python to JavaScript. Included on the list are MIT's free coursework to IBM's Data Science Professional Certificate. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced coder, the internet has plent...
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28 free or affordable online courses led by the top US companies, including Google, Amazon, IBM, and more

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Google, Facebook, Amazon, and other major companies offer free classes online. They help students prepare for industry exams, build employable skills, and earn certificates. Below, you'll find 28 programs in topics that range from data science to cloud technology. Just like many top universities, major companies such as Google, Amazon, IBM, and Facebook offer free an...
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7 fascinating and free online courses from the California Institute of Tech

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. California Institute of Tech; Alyssa Powell/Insider The California Institute of Tech is one of the top 10 universities in the world. Caltech offers free online courses through e-learning platforms edX and Coursera. The free online classes span topics from machine learning and economics to astronomy. Ranked as the 7th best college in the world in 2021 by US News, The California Institute of Tech is a ren...
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This free Yale psychology course taught me mind-blowing facts about my own mind

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider Introduction to Psychology is a free online course from Yale University, offered through Coursera. The class explores the study of behavior, learning, memory, and emotions. I signed up and it helped me understand my own thoughts and actions better. Table of Contents: Static Why do we think and act the way we do? What are we most afraid of, and why? What do our dreams mean? Finding...
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Over 3 million students enrolled in this free Yale class on how to be happier - here are 4 things I loved about it

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider Yale's most popular class in history teaches you science-backed steps to becoming happier. Professor Laurie Santos' free online version, The Science of Well-Being, I enrolled and loved it. Santos is an engaging teacher, and the tools are pragmatic and low-lift. How do we live a meaningful life? For how often it's asked, that question isn't easy to answer.Yale prof...
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11 free online courses you can take from UC San Diego, including a popular psychology class that nearly 3 million people have enrolled in

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. UC San Diego; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of California, San Diego is one of the top colleges in the world. Like other schools, it offers online courses through edX and Coursera. Below are 11 free UC San Diego courses, including the popular Learning How to Learn. To expand accessibility, the University of California, San Diego offers a plethora of its courses online through e-learning platform...
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Goodwill, Facebook Elevate, Coursera Team Up on Social Media Marketing Education

Goodwill Industries International, Facebook Elevate and Coursera joined forces on an initiative to bring social media marketing skills to job seekers. Facebook Elevate, the social network's community and learning platform, and online learning provider Coursera developed a five-course program designed to enable people with no prior industry experience to earn a social media marketing professional...
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For $399 a year, Coursera Plus gets you unlimited access to thousands of online courses. Here's why it can be a great option for professional certificates.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Coursera Plus is a $399 annual subscription for access to over 90% of the platform's online courses. Members can earn unlimed professional certificates to add to their resumes or LinkedIn profiles. Below is everything you need to know Coursera Plus, including how payments and refunds work. Coursera, a popular e-learning platform with thousands of online cour...
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24 of the best virtual wine tastings hosted by vineyards and wine connoisseurs around the world

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Getty Images While most US tasting rooms have reopened, virtual experiences are still popular for socializing. Virtual wine tastings from wineries and wine connoisseurs bring the vineyards straight to your home. Many of the virtual tastings are free, and some ship wine right to you as part of the package. Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals. The CDC ...
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