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10 free or affordable online courses that teach you how to be happier, taught by schools like Yale, UPenn, and Berkeley

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Positive psychology is the study of fulfillment and meaning, and there are research-backed courses you can take to learn how to be happier.Below is a list of 10 courses from popular online learning platforms that are free or affordable to enroll in. Many are taught by Ivy League universities.Read more: Yale's most popular class ever is available free online - and the ...
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UPenn's online master's in computer science costs a third of an in-person degree and can land you a job in the rapidly growing tech field

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Penn Engineering/Facebook With the help of UPenn's online Master of Computer and Information Technology (MCIT) program, students with no prior experience can enter the lucrative and growing field of computer science.The 10-course, online version of the on-campus graduate-level program takes 16-40 months to complete and costs about $26,000 (one-third of the on-campus cost). The deadline to apply for...
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18 insightful books, podcasts, and online resources that helped us manage our mental health while quarantining

Amazon; Coursera; Dear Therapist Podcast; Alyssa Powell/Insider The COVID-19 pandemic has created new mental health challenges and changed how we cope with them.I asked my colleagues to share the things that have helped them manage their mental health throughout quarantine. You can find 18 of them below.Read more: Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals.Whether you're an essential worker, a parent juggling full-time work with caregiving respon...
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LinkedIn is offering free online classes based on the top skills companies want in 2021

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. LinkedIn; Insider LinkedIn identified the top five hard skills employers are looking for in 2021, such as data analysis and project management. Through January 31, the platform is offering free classes to learn those skills - no LinkedIn Learning signup required.Also included are general career development courses, from preparing for job interviews to negotiating a higher salary.Read more: Coursera...
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5 ways to find more happiness and improve your life

I usually am a happy person and grateful to have health, financial security and food on the table. Given the profound loss of loved ones, jobs, the virus setbacks and all of the other tragic results of this pandemic, I almost feel guilty with my concern. With all that I have, I am not experiencing moments of contentment or happiness. And I am reminded of the word as we all wished one another Happy Holidays and Happy New Year. I just don’t feel it. Is there anything I can do to feel some level o...
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Coursera Offers $100 Off of Coursera Plus (Until January 20), Giving You Unlimited Access to Courses & Certificates

FYI: Between now and January 20, Coursera is offering a $100 discount on its annual subscription plan called “Coursera Plus.” Normally priced at $399, Coursera Plus (now available for $299) gives you access to 90% of Coursera’s courses, Guided Projects, Specializations, and Professional Certificates, all of which are taught by top instructors from leading universities and companies (e.g. Yale, Duke, Google, Facebook, and more). The $299 annual fee–which translates to 81 cents per day–could be a...
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23 virtual wine tastings hosted by vineyards, experts, and winemakers from around the world

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Getty Images As the pandemic continues, many people are still turning to online experiences for socializing.Wineries, winemakers, and wine connoisseurs are bringing the vineyards and tasting rooms straight to homes with virtual wine tastings.Many of the virtual tastings are free to join, and some ship wine right to your door as part of the package.Read more: 21 signature cocktail recipes from hotel...
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It can be extra hard to make a career change during a pandemic, but right now could also be the perfect time to explore the possibilities. Here are 15 great resources to help you find a more fulfilling career or make your current job a little better.

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Finding your ideal career path is less about looking for a "dream job" and more about assessing the day-to-day tasks you enjoy doing.Below are 15 online courses, books, and free resources to help you find what you like, take steps towards a career transition, or improve a current job.Read more: At the start of this year, I could barely sell my writing. These 10 online...
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These are the best apps and platforms to learn a new language in 2021 - including Duolingo, Babbel, Rosetta Stone, and more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Busuu; Rosetta Stone; Duolingo App; FluentU; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider With people staying home during the pandemic, many are finding themselves taking up new hobbies.E-learning is a popular option, and for those with international travel plans on pause, the extra time could offer a way to learn a new language for when that trip eventually happens.From casual, free apps to structured classes g...
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Coursera Offers $100 Off of Coursera Plus (Until January 10), Giving You Unlimited Access to Courses & Certificates

FYI: Between now and January 10, Coursera is offering a $100 discount on its annual subscription plan called “Coursera Plus.” Normally priced at $399, Coursera Plus (now available for $299) gives you access to 90% of Coursera’s courses, Guided Projects, Specializations, and Professional Certificates, all of which are taught by top instructors from leading universities and companies (e.g. Yale, Duke, Google, Facebook, and more). The $299 annual fee–which translates to 81 cents per day–could be a...
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16 online Princeton courses you can take completely for free, from architecture and history to global health and government

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. aimintang/Getty Images Like many universities, Princeton offers free online classes.Popular courses run the gamut from Buddhism, computer science, Bitcoin, and global history.You can find the full list of all the free virtual Princeton classes on edX and Coursera here.Read more: 54 free online courses from the best colleges in the US - including Princeton, Harvard, and YaleSign up for Insider Revie...
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Coursera Offers $100 Off of Coursera Plus, Giving You Unlimited Access to Courses & Certificates

FYI: Between now and January 10, Coursera is offering a $100 discount on its annual subscription plan called “Coursera Plus.” Normally priced at $399, Coursera Plus (now available for $299) gives you access to 90% of Coursera’s courses, Guided Projects, Specializations, and Professional Certificates, all of which are taught by top instructors from leading universities and companies (e.g. Yale, Duke, Google, Facebook, and more). The $299 annual fee–which translates to 81 cents per day–could be a...
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I use Coursera to take all the fun classes I didn't have time for in college, like an art history course taught by the Museum of Modern Art. Here's why it's such a great resource for pursuing your hobbies and interests.

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Online learning platforms are great tools for both personal and career development.I've been interested in art for years, but I stopped investing time in the subject when it didn't apply to my college major.I used an affordable online course on Coursera - created by the Museum of Modern Art, one of the top museums in the world - to get back into a hobby I ...
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Coursera Offers $100 Off of Coursera Plus, a Subscription Plan Designed for Unlimited Learning

FYI: Between now and January 10, Coursera is offering a $100 discount on its annual subscription plan called “Coursera Plus.” Normally priced at $399, Coursera Plus (now available for $299) gives you access to 90% of Coursera’s courses, Guided Projects, Specializations, and Professional Certificates, all of which are taught by top instructors from leading universities and companies (e.g. Yale, Duke, Google, Facebook, and more). The $299 annual fee–which translates to 81 cents per day–could be a...
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10 Tips For Creating The Perfect Landing Page

Creating the perfect landing page for your startup that converts your visitors into paying customers occasionally seems like a mission impossible. Nevertheless, the benefits of running an online business today cannot be ignored.  That being said, you can tap into those benefits if you build a landing page that’s attractive to your audience and is well optimized. To give you tips and tricks on how to do that, here are 10-strategies that anyone can use to create the perfect landing page that co...
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10 free or affordable online courses, apps, and books to learn Russian, from Duolingo to Rosetta Stone

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Whether you want to read some literary classics in their original language or speak to family in their native tongue, learning Russian is worth the work of memorizing a new alphabet.Below are 10 free or cheap online courses, apps, books, videos, and resources to help you learn how to speak, listen, read, and write in Russian.Read more: If you want to learn American Si...
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Coursera offers affordable computer science courses from companies like Google Cloud and schools like UC Santa Cruz - and a bunch of them are free until the end of the year

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Coursera is a popular online learning platform that offers computer science courses, many of them taught by schools like UC Santa Cruz and Vanderbilt or companies like Google Cloud.Below, you can find nine affordable or free computer science courses, some of which offer certificates of completion to add to your LinkedIn or resume.Read more: 31 free Harvard ...
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As a TEFL-certified teacher, here are the 12 online courses and apps I recommend for learning English as a new language

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider English is the world's most common second language, and learning it can open up new career opportunities.Below are 12 online courses, apps, and resources to improve your English listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills.Read more: The 8 best apps, courses, and books to start learning SpanishSign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice a...
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As an alternative to a full master's degree, edX and Coursera offer MicroMaster and MasterTrack certificate programs at a fraction of the cost of grad school

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. edX Micromaster; Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider edX and both offer cheap or free online graduate courses, many from top universities like MIT, Duke, and the University of Michigan.edX MicroMasters and are bite-sized portions of master's degree programs. They can be used to build stand-alone skills to advance your career or as a stepping stone to a full master's program. We compared Mi...
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10 online courses, books, and podcasts that can help you get better at managing your money

Crystal Cox/Business Insider Many Americans don't feel as financially secure as they would like to be, whether they're paying off student loans or trying to increase their retirement savings accounts.Below are 10 free or cheap online classes, books, and podcasts from top financial advisors to teach you how to save and invest your money.Read more: 22 free or affordable online finance courses from top schools like MIT and WhartonSign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying ...
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At the start of this year, I could barely sell my writing. These 10 online classes, books, and podcasts helped me get published in The New York Times and land 2 literary agents.

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider 10 months ago, I was fresh out of college and kept getting rejected from writing jobs and freelance opportunities. Since then, I've found two literary agents and written for outlets like The New York Times and The Washington Post.Below is a list of affordable and free online classes, workshops, books, podcasts, and resources that helped me sell my writing, ...
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13 popular online courses that people enroll in and actually finish, according to Coursera - including a class on learning how to learn better

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera makes it easy to learn something new. Coursera/ Facebook With the rising cost of formal education, online classes are becoming increasingly popular, especially during the pandemic. Coursera is one of the most comprehensive e-learning platforms, offering a wide range of courses and the ability to audit classes for free. We reached out to Coursera to find out which courses have the highest co...
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Google, Amazon, IBM, and more major companies offer free or cheap online courses taught by their staff - gain entry-level skills and certificates from the best teachers in the field

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Major companies such as Google, Facebook, Amazon, and IBM offer instructional online courses for cheap or free. They help students prepare for industry exams, build skills companies are hiring for, or serve a public good. Some companies even use online courses to provide growth and career advancement to their current employees, and many are taught by longtime employee...
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21 virtual wine tastings hosted by vineyards, experts, and winemakers from around the world

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Getty Images Although states have continued phased reopenings, some states are experiencing an uptick in COVID-19 cases, and many people are still turning to online experiences for socializing.Wineries, winemakers, and wine connoisseurs are bringing the vineyards and tasting rooms straight to living rooms with virtual wine tastings.Many of the virtual tastings are free to join, and some ship wine r...
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MasterClass is having a huge 2-for-1 holiday sale right now — here's what it's like to take classes from celebrities, plus the best courses offered and answers to all your FAQs

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. is an e-learning platform that provides classes taught by well-known celebrities and industry leaders.  through December 28, where if you buy one annual, all-access pass, you get another one for free to gift to someone else. Yearly passes cost $180 (or $15 a month), but you can technically buy an individual class for $90.Below, you'll find a personal review, some common FAQs, and 13 of the best MasterCla...
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These are the best e-learning platforms for free or cheap online classes, whether you want to switch careers or pick up a new hobby

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Learning new skills online is often far more convenient and inexpensive than traditional degree program.Online learners tend to appreciate controlling their own pace, paying a lower fee, and in some cases, having access to the course materials for life.Below are six of the best and most popular affordable options for online learning, including Udemy, Coursera, and .See more: Everything you need to know ab...
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As a Cyber Monday deal, you can get free and full access to Yale's wildly popular online class, The Science of Well-Being

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider was turned into an equally successful online version called The Science of Well-Being, which teaches you how to be happy. It's one of the Insider Reviews Team's most-recommended online courses.While you could always audit the class at no charge, Coursera's Cyber Week deal gives you free full access to the course you can get grades and a certificate of completion to ...
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Coursera is offering a free online resume course right now — you'll learn to put together a strong resume for any industry with the help of a professional career counselor

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider "How to Write a Resume" helps you create or update your resume strategically no matter which industry you're in, with best practices and advice on current trends as well as insight on common pitfalls.The course is led by a SUNY career counselor and includes a segment with an employer who discusses how they approach a stack of resumes.It's part of the 100 cou...
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As a Black Friday deal, you can get free and full access to Yale's wildly popular online class, The Science of Well-Being

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider was turned into an equally successful online version called The Science of Well-Being, which teaches you how to be happy. It's one of the Insider Reviews Team's most recommended online courses.While you could always audit the class for free, Coursera's Black Friday deal gives you full access to the course for free. It lets you get grades and a certificate of complet...
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You can now get a certificate from Yale's wildly popular online class, The Science of Well-Being, completely for free

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider was turned into an equally successful online version called The Science of Well-Being, which teaches you how to be happy. It's one of the Insider Reviews Team's most recommended online courses.While you could always audit the class for free, Coursera's Black Friday deal gives you full access to the course for free. It lets you get grades and a certificate of complet...
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