5 Websites for learning in-demand skills

Today’s workplace is completely different from a decade ago. Things have changed, especially after COVID-19 in 2020.

In the old day’s people used to pick a single career and continue with that position for the rest of their lives. But the landscape of employment has changed drastically over the last decade. The latest technology trends have forced people to seek new careers. But all such new careers require the right skill sets. These emerging and trending skills are all accessible online through websites that offer online courses.

Following are the five learning hubs that can be helpful in teaching you skills that are most in-demand.

ALISON:

This is a website that empowers you to improve your economic as well as personal circumstances. This online learning community is filled with free and high-quality online education resources in order to help develop certified workplace skills. The classes ALISON offers include design thinking, operation Management, Python programming, etc.

https://alison.com/

Khan Academy:

This learning platform has partnered with NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, and MIT in order to offer practice exercises, instructional videos, etc. it has a personalized learning dashboard that empowers students to study as they like and even outside the classroom. This learning website offers courses on entrepreneurship, GMAT, Finance and Capital markets, etc.

https://www.khanacademy.org/

eDX:

This website was created in 2012 by Harvard University to offer high-quality courses including subjects such as People Management, Project Management, and Solar Energy Engineering, etc.

https://www.edx.org/

BitDegree

This is a learning platform that has been developed a few years back and focuses on almost all the topics. Some courses are free too.

https://www.bitdegree.org/search?q=free&src=ukw

Udacity:

This online platform offers classes for learners to become web developers, data analysts, mobile developers, etc. it offers courses including Android development for Beginners, Introduction to Virtual Reality, Statistics, and a lot more.

https://www.udacity.com/

Written by Hisham Sarwar

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