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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • We’re Excited to Welcome Gregg Coccari as Our New CEO!

    We’re excited to welcome Gregg Coccari as our new CEO Gregg brings more than 30 years of leadership experience to Udemy and previously held CEO positions at Stella and Chewy’s, Futuredontics, NetQuote, and Teleflora We are happy to welcome Gregg as our new leader to further accelerate Udemy’s mission of...

  • Five Ways Workplaces Will Change For The Better In 2019

    We’re probably all feeling the tension between the changes affecting our work lives right now and the ones still on the horizon but likely coming soon We’re already seeing some of these trends gain steam, while others are just materializing and have yet to fully form Without further ado, I’ll throw my hat...

  • Udemy’s 2018 Year in Review

    We’ve made another trip around the sun, so it’s time to look back on what we’ve accomplished this past year Thanks to all of the Udemy instructors and students who’ve spent time and effort making and taking courses and improving lives through learning with us People Innovators by Udemy for Business This...

  • 2018 Employee Experience Research Report

    Udemy’s back with another report on how employees are feeling about the world of work and their place in it In response to our latest survey, employees overall rated their experience as positive, but some groups feel they receive less support and career development and others perceive age and gender biases...

  • Meet Udemy’s 2018 Interns

    Written by summer intern Jen Neary Ahh, time sure does fly when you’re having fun This summer, 12 students and recent graduates (myself included) were fortunate enough to intern at Udemy here in San Francisco Although the internship came and went in the blink of an eye, we formed connections that will last well...

  • A Udemy LIVE Full of Udemy LOVE

    Summer intern Jen Neary wrote this Udemy LIVE recap for us Thanks, Jen! This past weekend was our third annual Udemy LIVE here in San Francisco, but it was my very first! Along with the rest of the company, I have been eagerly awaiting this weekend, and, let me tell you, it did not disappoint With over 200...