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  • March 22, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    Today’s roundup looks to the past and the future, including a nearly obsolete office staple of yesteryear and one provocative example of a human-computer mindmeld The World’s First Genderless AI Voice is Here Listen Now Voice assistants developed by tech giants like Google and Apple default to a female...

  • Udemy Instructor Spotlight: Alicia Paz

    Alicia Paz, MA is a therapist, DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy) coach, and Udemy instructor She’s no newbie to the platform, as Alicia has been teaching on Udemy since 2013 Her dedication to providing students access to mental health coping skills goes so far as finishing the script for her second Udemy...

  • March 15, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    Our thoughts are with the people of New Zealand following the tragedy in Christchurch We stand against hate and are incredibly sad that more innocent lives have been lost to ignorance With that, we bring you a very somber news roundup New Quantum Physics Experiment Suggests That Reality Isn't Objective We’re...

  • March 8, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    Thanks for stopping by to read this week’s news We’ve got work advice for you, whether you are weighing the benefits of self-employment, feeling a mid-career crisis, losing friends after a promotion, or staring down a desk full of clutter And don’t miss your opportunity to get hired for a job doing whatever you...

  • #IRL: Five Tips To Increase Your Confidence

    This article was written by Udemy instructor Alexa Fischer We’re two months into the year Do you still have the “new year, new you” mentality If not, it’s time for you to learn how to build unshakeable confidence Why Because that’s going to be the fuel to make your I-can-do-this mentality last Here are...

  • March 1, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    Happy Friday and welcome to the month of March! This week’s roundup includes a look at technology being developed to hack your brain and the inventions a tech luminary thinks will help create a better future In the meantime, quit obsessing over your mistakes! Managers, Coaches Adjust To Get Most Out Of...

  • Who We Are At Udemy

    At Udemy, we’re working toward an exciting mission, and we care a lot about how we achieve it Our values guide how we do business—how we interact with each other internally as well as with the millions of instructors, students, and partners that make up our global Udemy community So, what makes life at...

  • February 22, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    We’re giving robot news a break this week and focusing on the human brain instead Put on some soft music, get comfy, and sleep your way to learning(sort of)! This Is the Fastest-Growing Six-Figure Job in America — and it Doesn't Require a Degree There’s a reason people flock to Udemy to learn how to make...

  • February 15, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    Welcome to another weekend, roundup readers! Are you still feeling the Valentine’s Day glow Well, you’re gonna LOVE this week’s articles! 😂 Should You Take That Promotion Well, Maybe Is conventional thinking changing about grabbing any promotion you can get We shared an article last week about telling...

  • February 8, 2019: Friday News Roundup

    So much to dig into this week Of course, we’ve got robots-at-work stories, but we’ve also got advice for those who don’t want a promotion as well as advice for those who’ve gotten the promotion but without a raise If you can make it to the end, we’ll help you settle your distracted mind White-Collar...