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Fundraiser: That’s the VC’s job description

Subsidy cuts and rising unemployment as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic means how to finance higher education is the most significant challenge The post Fundraiser: That’s the VC’s job description appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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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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Udacity's online courses are 75% off right now - here's why they can be great for in-demand tech careers

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Udacity offers free online courses and Nanodegrees to build in-demand, technology-based skills. Courses are available in subjects like AI, programming, cybersecurity, data science, and business. Below, find answers to FAQ and information on the top 10 most popular Udacity Nanodegrees. Udacity; Alyssa Powell/Insider What is Udacity? Udacity is an online learning platform that trains students for in-...
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Keys To Success For Remote Patent Hearings And Trials [Sponsored]

With courts and agencies going remote over the past year, IP and patent lawyers have had to learn, practice, and polish their virtual presentation skills. Get tips from the experts on etiquette, witness prep, and more.
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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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Building bridges across the unequal education divide

Sharing resources can ensure no child will be left behind The post Building bridges across the unequal education divide appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Cybersecurity, e-learning and the rise of online student protests

Much of the focus is on how technologies will change the world of work and education, but students are just as likely to use them for other objectives. If not regulated they can undermine upward mobility and the academic project The post Cybersecurity, e-learning and the rise of online student protests appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Students, Opinion, Online Learning, Openaccess, Student Protests, Information And Communication Technology


Online learning, a mandatory alternative

We should be obsessed with how we can help our young South Africans access and utilise systems of secondary and tertiary entry education The post Online learning, a mandatory alternative appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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14 online classes that help Etsy sellers make more money, including YouTube videos, tutorials, and other tools

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Etsy; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider An Etsy shop's success depends on how easily people find what you're selling. Understanding SEO, Etsy's algorithms, and Etsy ads can drastically improve your sales. Below are affordable online courses, YouTube videos, and more to help your Etsy side hustle. Throughout the pandemic, many people began looking for ways to monetize their hobbies and start ...
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17 MIT computer science classes you can take online for free

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. MIT; Insider edX is an e-learning platform founded by MIT and Harvard that offers free and affordable classes. There are 211 MITx courses you can take, including ones that offer certificates or college credit. EdX features 17 MIT computer science classes you can browse for free. edX, an e-learning non-profit founded by MIT and Harvard, offers free and affordable online classes to improve education acces...
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17 Best Android Apps to Study

Smart assistants have long become an integral part of our life. Most people associate gadgets with entertainment, but with their help, you can simplify the study of the curriculum. Experts… Read more » The post 17 Best Android Apps to Study appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
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How A Comment On A LinkedIn Post Got Me A Job!

Today I will tell you all how I transitioned from the health field to tech and how a comment on gokada’s LinkedIn post got me a job. Thread Anything worth doing is worth doing well. A quote that has always made me give my 100% in everything I do.  Here is my journey from the health field to tech and how I have faired so far.  My first degree was in physiology.  Then I did masters in public health, but I have always had the passion  for innovations, I have always wanted to create products...
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I tested 5 popular website-building platforms - here are the best ones, whether you have 0 coding experience or are an HTML pro

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Jamie Grill/Getty Images A professional website can make you stand out as a job applicant or small business. There are platforms that can help you build a site, such as Squarespace, WordPress, and more. Below, you can read about the top website building platforms, including ones for coding beginners. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky There are many good reasons to invest time (and even a little money)...
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I tested 5 popular website-building platforms - here are the best ones, whether you have zero coding experience or are an HTML pro

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Jamie Grill/Getty Images A professional website can make you stand out as a job applicant or small business. There are platforms that can help you build a site, such as Squarespace, WordPress, and more. Below, you can read about the top website building platforms, including ones for coding beginners. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky There are many good reasons to invest time (and even a little money)...
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The 14 best free or affordable online courses to help you find a job, from writing cover letters to interviewing

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Just like with any other skill, you can get better at applying to the right jobs. Online courses can teach you how to find jobs, write a resume, interview, and negotiate your salary. Below are 14 online classes to help with the job-hunting, interviewing, and hiring process. Applying to jobs can feel like a daunting task, between surfing LinkedIn job postings and reworking ...
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The benefits of studying for your master’s degree online

Online learning has been growing in popularity for several years, but it has truly experienced... The post The benefits of studying for your master’s degree online appeared first on Are Morch, Digital Marketing Coach.
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The Benefits Of Online Classes For Electricians – Electrical ceu Online In WI

There are many ways to become a professional electrician in today’s modern world. You can actually learn to be an electrician by pursuing certain courses online. The post The Benefits Of Online Classes For Electricians – Electrical ceu Online In WI appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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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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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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These 8 finance books taught me how to invest on my own, saving me thousands of dollars I would have otherwise spent on an advisor

Investing my own money always seemed intimidating because I couldn't understand the jargon. Below are 8 books that helped me save around $10,000 through investing without a financial advisor. They taught me about index funds, dividends, how the stock market works, and more. Since I was a teen, the stock market always seemed complex. Investing was never on my radar - that is, until my Chilean father encouragingly obligated me into opening an account with some of my savings when I was 23 year...
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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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Udacity's online Nanodegrees are 60% off right now or you can get a 30-day free pass - here's why they can be great for in-demand tech careers

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Udacity; Alyssa Powell/Insider Udacity offers free online courses and Nanodegrees to build in-demand, technology-based skills.Courses are available in subjects like AI, programming, cybersecurity, data science, and business.Below, find answers to FAQ and information on the top 10 most popular Udacity Nanodegrees. Table of Contents: Static What is Udacity? Udacity is an online learning platform that tr...
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5 hard skills LinkedIn says can boost your resume in 2021 - and the affordable online courses you can take to build them

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. LinkedIn; Insider LinkedIn created a list of the 5 most in-demand hard skills in the 2021 job market. The skills include software development, project management, data analysis, and more. Below are online classes from LinkedIn Learning, Udemy, Coursera, edX, and Codecademy to learn them. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky It can be difficult to discern which skills companies are prioritizing, and what...
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Career experts share their 24 best LinkedIn Premium networking tips, from finding contacts to writing a captivating first message

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. LinkedIn Premium; Alyssa Powell/Insider Networking is an important part of the job-hunting and career development process. Below, you'll find insight on who to network with, how to do it, and which mistakes to avoid. We recommend trying LinkedIn Premium for outreach and messaging through InMail. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Networking is a crucial skill, exponentially expanding our profession...
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Indonesian edtech CoLearn gets $10M Series A led by Alpha Wave Incubation and GSV Ventures

A Zoom screenshot with CoLearn’s founding team: Marc Irawan, Abhay Saboo and Sandeep Devaram Indonesian startup CoLearn started as a chain of physical tutoring centers and was in the process of shifting to a hybrid offline-online model when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. The team sensed that remote learning would permanently change how students want to be tutored and decided to focus completely on its app, which launched in August 2020. CoLearn has since been downloaded more than 3.5 million time...
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This bestselling book helped me stop pretending I'm an extrovert and recognize the benefits of being an introvert

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider If you liked the slower pace and quietness of quarantine life, you're not alone. I read "Quiet" during the pandemic and it helped me understand my introverted side. Here are the three things I learned from reading Susan Cain's bestselling book. Like many people, I learned some crucial new things about myself during quarantine. As horrible as the pandemic has been, I...
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Graduate certificate programs can be cheaper, faster alternatives to grad school - here's how they compare to master's degrees and what you should consider before signing up for one

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. edX Micromaster; Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider A graduate certificate can offer similar career and skill-boosting benefits as grad school. edX MicroMasters or Coursera MasterTracks can help you earn cheaper credits for a master's degree. Below are answers to FAQs about grad certificates, including cost, time commitment, and more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky While graduate degrees...
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These 6 jobs make over $90k a year and are expected to grow the fastest by 2029. Here are the online master's degrees and certificates that can help you land one of them.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider By 2029, jobs in nursing, data science, and cybersecurity are expected to grow faster than average. Below are online master's degrees that can help you land roles that earn over $90k on average. Also included are programs from edX and Coursera, which provide certificates and college credits. According to the Bureau of Labor, some of the fastest-growing - and best-paying - jobs ...
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8 Northwestern courses you can take online for free, including an in-depth leadership class

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Northwestern; Alyssa Powell/Insider Northwestern is one of the best 25 schools in the world and offers online courses for free. You can take classes from the renowned Kellogg School of Management and Medill School of Journalism. Below, you'll find 8 of the most popular online courses from Northwestern available on Coursera. You don't need a 4.1 GPA or thousands of dollars to enroll in courses fr...
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This free, online social work course from the University of Michigan inspired me to apply to grad school. Here's why I recommend it to anyone considering a degree in social work.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. University of Michigan; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of Michigan has the top-ranked Master of Social Work program in the US. U-M offers a Social Work Coursera MasterTrack certificate, making a degree more affordable. My experience taking the intro course of the program encouraged me to apply to graduate programs. Table of Contents: Static Social Work Practice: Advocating Social Justice and Cha...
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