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  • CS YOU – Enabling Equal Opportunities in Customer Success

    Three years ago, Sasha Green wasn’t expecting to get an email that changed her life, but she sure did need it “I had hit a low point and desperately needed for something to change,” says Green, who at 39, recently had lost her job and her home It seemed unbelievable, but suddenly she, her husband, and their two...

  • 2021 Workplace Learning Report: The Skills Defining the Future of Work

    We've all experienced the world of work get flipped upside down without warning in 2020 While much of this year has been uncertain, one thing has become undoubtedly clear The future of work that many of us have been talking about is no longer an eventuality — it's our current reality Around the world and across...

  • Udemy Recognized by Fortune Magazine as a Company Changing the World

    We are thrilled to be included in Fortune Magazine’s prestigious “2020 Change the World” list For inclusion in the annual list, Fortune measures social impact, business results, innovation, and corporate integration, and honors the top 50 companies making a positive social impact through activities that are...

  • THE UPSKILLING IMPERATIVE

    The past six months have spotlighted how rapidly the world and business landscape can change, placing even more imperative on individuals and businesses to learn new skills to sustain growth, and unfortunately for many businesses, to stay afloat The Imperative To Continuously Learn First as a high school...

  • Udemy In Depth: The Portrait of a Pandemic at Work

    Employees accustomed to working in an office with co-workers, socializing in and out of working hours, and taking business trips, continue to be isolated at home and connecting online only Others are being furloughed or laid-off as companies make difficult decisions to keep afloat Adding to this, employee concerns...

  • Announcing Udemy Notes

    Remember those spiral notebooks you accumulated all through your years of school Or those thick binders stuffed with loose-leaf paper and covered in notes Maybe you’re in school today and notes fill folders and files on your laptop Turns out, all of those notes serve a very specific purpose in our lives Many...

  • Online Learning Steps-up: What the World is Learning (from Home)

    Whether it is working remotely, looking for another job, schools being closed, or missing our friends and loved ones; shelter in place and social distancing due to the COVID-19 pandemic have forced us to adjust to a new way of life At Udemy, we are witnessing the resolve of people across the globe as they turn to our...

  • Introducing the Udemy Free Resource Center

    Udemy Community, In these times of challenge and change, Udemy’s mission to improve lives through learning is more vital than ever We remain committed to providing people around the world affordable access to the skills needed to meet the demands of our changing world Since Udemy’s founding over a decade...

  • Meet Udemy’s 2019 Interns!

    This article was written by summer intern Irene Suarez From ping pong tournaments to Friday lunch outings, we interns made the most of our time here at Udemy With a total of twenty interns from all over the world, we learned and grew in personal and professional ways throughout the internship program, while...

  • 5 Lesser Known Instruments to Learn on Uncommon Musical Instrument Day

    Today (July 31) marks Uncommon Musical Instrument Day, a special day to appreciate the weird, bizarre, and truly extraordinary instruments of the world—from the water-powered hydrolauphone to the touchless theremin If you’ve ever imagined yourself blowing a didgeridoo on an Australian beach, today is a great...

  • Udemy Featured in Hotly Anticipated 2019 Internet Trends Report

    For more than 20 years, the arrival of Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report has been an eagerly anticipated event As one of the first investors in internet-based businesses, venture capitalist Meeker established herself early on as a leading expert at spotting emerging trends She was on the Morgan Stanley team that...

  • How One Mom Fits In Learning Web Development During Nap Time

    Thirty-three-year-old Tina lives in Germany, takes care of her one-and-a-half-year-old son, and learns web development in her rare spare time She’s currently working through Andrei Neagoie's "The Complete Web Developer in 2019: Zero to Mastery" and Anthony Alicea's "JavaScript - Understanding the weird...