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  • Udemy for Business announces new customers and platform growth

    It is clear that online training is vital for successful company growth and scaling Today Udemy for Business, Udemy’s corporate learning platform, announced some major momentum, including signing on new customers Esri, Lyft and Mixpanel Our Udemy for Business customer count has quadrupled in the past year, and has...

  • Top Udemy instructor course earnings

    More than 12,000 everyday experts share their expertise on Udemy with more than 5 million students around the world Today we’re excited to announce that the courses taught by our top 10 instructors have reached $17 million in earnings, demonstrating the growth of online education and the potential of our marketplace...

  • Udemy hosts Xcode mobile design workshop

    In celebration of the new Udemy course Xcode for Designers, instructor Chris Slowik led a live Xcode Mobile Design workshop at Udemy HQ last week Organized with the help of Design&Startups, around 25 designers joined Chris as he discussed the fundamentals of creating a mobile design experience using Xcode by...

  • Guy Kawasaki launches Udemy course on entrepreneurship

    Guy Kawasaki, renowned Silicon Valley evangelist, advisor and investor, takes his entrepreneurship expertise to Udemy and launches The Essential Guide to Entrepreneurship by Guy Kawasaki Guy has more than 30 years of real world experience and 12 published books on what it takes to create a successful business,...

  • An evening of HR Innovation: Build the leaders of your organization

    The Udemy for Business team hosts quarterly HR Innovators events to connect HR leaders and professionals at the Bay Area’s best companies, and share best practices for building and maintaining happy teams This week was the fourth event of the ongoing series, and the biggest event thus far More than 200 attendees...

  • Second phase of Udemy international pricing

    On the heels of announcing our first phase of international pricing updating Udemy’s mobile apps, we’re excited to share that the second phase is here: the introduction of British Pound Sterling Now all students in the United Kingdom (as designated by IP address) will see Pounds Sterling as the default currency...

  • Udemy mobile app updates

    Exciting news for all of our mobile users! We’ve had a couple great app releases this month Here’s what’s new: Udemy for iOS v26 is now live in the App Store! This release includes the following improvements: Ability to register and log in using Google+ Internationalization: Localized prices: course prices...

  • Udemy kicks off Lunch Roulette

    Udemy is quickly growing Last year we tripled our employee count and as new folks continually join the team, we want to ensure everyone has ample opportunity to get to know each other well Udemy has a Culture Club, which is a group of employee culture ambassadors who plan fun activities They recently started a new...

  • Udemy Serves at GLIDE

    At Udemy, we regularly organize group volunteer outings Last week, about 25 members of the team joined the wonderful GLIDE staff to serve lunch to more than 600 of San Francisco’s homeless and hungry The kitchen assembly line was buzzing and the teamwork was in full force as we added our dishes to the...

  • Announcing partnership with the Drucker Institute

    Exciting news! We’ve partnered with the Drucker Institute, a social enterprise based at Claremont Graduate University, to deliver a series of management courses based on Peter Drucker’s timeless wisdom The courses are available on a wide variety of mobile and desktop devices, and ideal for management...

  • Announcing first phase of international pricing

    More than two thirds of Udemy students live outside of the United States, so it’s long been a priority to make the learning experience on Udemy as global (and localized!) as possible To that end, we’re excited to announce the first phase of international currency pricing! Here’s the scoop: By January 31st,...