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5 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Know About

There are many great online resources, full of very useful and important business information, which every entrepreneurs can benefit from. As one of the most common traits of successful people is their life-long thirst for knowledge, it is important for all business owners to improve their skills and gain new knowledge.

Here you can find 5 free online learning websites that every entrepreneur should know about and visit regularly.

Coursera

Coursera is one of the most popular online platforms which provide free online courses from top universities and colleges worldwide. We are able to experience the future of education by accessing lectures and participating in virtual class rooms from every place in the world with Internet access.

Alison

The platform offers free online courses from the world’s top publishers. Their huge list of available courses is organized under several categories like Business and Enterprise Skills, Digital Literacy and IT Skills, Personal Development & Soft Skills, Financial and Economic Literacy, Languages and others.

Udacity

Udacity is one of the most useful online platforms for people who want to improve their IT and programming skills. The platforms offer the chance for its users to enrol in and earn a nanodegree online. All course materials are free. There are many interesting courses for entrepreneurs and one of the most popular courses on the platform is How to Build a Startup.

edX

edX is very useful online platform that offers interactive online courses and classes from the world’s best universities and colleges. They offer introductory, intermediate and advanced courses in 6 different languages. Up to this date, there are 429 English courses, 40 available courses is Spanish, 15 in french and 2 in Turkish.

Note: One of the upcoming courses on the platform can be of an interest of many entrepreneurs: User Innovation: A Path to Entrepreneurship.

MIT Open CourseWare

It is a privilege for all of us to be able to access the information from actual courses taught in MIT. There is an Entrepreneurship Page where you can find valuable materials about entrepreneurship, business and tech innovation.

─ May 7, 2015