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Are you naturally curious? Do you want to keep learning about everything? Do you have time to sit down to read a book or even listen to an hour-long podcast? Probably not.

Today’s learners are on the go — they are commuting, exercising, running, and a lot more. They don’t have time to stop their daily tasks, but they often want to find a way to keep learning while accomplishing all of their goals throughout the day.

The below apps and learning tools will help you learn on the go in a way that really respects your busy schedule.

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1. Listenable

Listenable is a relatively new app, but users so far are loving the experience. It provides hundreds of audio course options that you can listen to on the go. Most courses have around ten lessons, and the lessons are provided in short five to ten minute sessions. You can listen to a whole course in one sitting, or you can divide it up into smaller chunks as you have time. …


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Each day is an opportunity to do better, live better, grow, learn more, and be more. Seize it. The first hour after you wake up sets the tone of your entire day, so it’s vital to make the most of it. These tools can help you seize opportunities, achieve goals, and become the person you want to be. From news to wisdom to self-development, for fun and for business, these apps, newsletters, and routines can help you live a little more every day.

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1. Listenable

Love listening to podcasts? Then you’ll fall in love with audio courses on Listenable! Want to learn communication skills and level up your social game? Or are you on a health kick and looking to learn more about fitness? …


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“What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.”

—Karl Lagerfeld

The world of photography has exploded. With more equipment types available to more people and a wider range of photographed subjects and photographic techniques than ever before, people are viewing and redefining the art of taking pictures every day.

Whether you’re just getting started, a long-time hobbyist looking to become more, or an experienced artist who specializes in one photographic style, there’s an online course at every level to help you learn, grow, and enjoy this exciting modern artform.

1. Photography Masterclass: Your Complete Guide to Photography

– Platform: Udemy
– Format: Video lessons
– Course Duration: 234 lessons
– Time: 5–10…


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“Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old age.” ―Aristotle

Being able to digest information quickly and accurately is extremely important to improving areas of weakness and gaining new knowledge. Those interested in improving themselves understand the value in being able to digest and retain information quickly. But, how can you increase your efficiency when it comes to learning?

You may want to try a few online courses on “How to Learn.” …


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“Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.”

― Albert Einstein

Today’s students are different than any generation before them. They thrive on technology and have extremely short attention spans. Instructors and teachers often struggle to get learners to sit still long enough to get through a complete lesson. Thankfully, more and more learning tools are being designed with tomorrow’s learners in mind. They deliver bite-sized content to students, which holds their attention better and increases learning overall. Below are some of the top learning tools that cater to distracted learners.

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1. Highbrow

Content from Highbrow is delivered straight to your inbox every morning. You can run through five minute lessons over your morning coffee to keep you sharp and informed. Courses are offered over ten days on a wide variety of subjects. You can only do one course at a time, which helps learners increase their retention and make them more likely to stick to a particular course. Highbrow offers over 300 courses, so there is bound to be something for everyone. …


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It seems like everyone is trying to live healthier today, whether that means losing weight, toning up, or simply eating better. Taking steps now to live healthier can mean a brighter, longer future ahead. However, many people are not sure how to start to make positive changes or do not understand basic need-to-know health rules. These ten free online courses can help you get started down the path to a healthier you!

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1. Stanford Introduction to Food and Health

Learning about the food we eat and how it affects the body is one of the most important steps in making a healthy change. This course from Coursera provides helpful information to learners who want to optimize the way they eat. The focus is not just on reduction, but on the nutrients that your body needs to function well. …


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Appreciating and understanding the value of art is challenging for many people. However, learning about the history, various types of artwork and genres can deepen your comprehension significantly. It can also make you a more well-rounded and interesting individual. The courses laid out below provide valuable insight to the art world from a variety of perspectives. Each course has its own perks and drawbacks, but each also allows you to learn for free!

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1. Art History Basics

This course is provided by KhanAcademy, which is a free online learning resource that offers many types of courses — including art and beyond. Art History Basics explores the connection between heritage and art as well as why you should study and examine art generally. It also allows the student to learn common art terms. …


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Every business starts from a single great idea. If you have an exciting product or service, you can start a business, be an entrepreneur, develop yourself in a particular market. But, many people who are passionate about a product or service they can offer people are not knowledgeable about the best practices of running a business. Read on to discover 10 of the best free online courses that you can take to help learn how to run a successful business — even without an MBA.

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1. How to Start a Startup

Through a series of 20 videos, this free course covers all the aspects of building a startup company from the ground up. Curated videos from experts who have founded world-renowned business in a range of industries are enhanced by an extensive list of supplemental reading. Learn how to build a product or develop an idea, raise money, create a company culture, manage people, and create an end user experience that satisfies. …


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Science encompass the farthest reaches of space and the ground beneath your feet, the future, the past, and everything you’ve seen or experienced. There’s so much to learn about different science topics, and dozens of free online courses to help you expand your mind in whatever directions you want.

These 10 amazing online courses offer free versions and fun learning. While some courses require login to access video materials and interactive course tests, others send summaries on your choice topics straight to your email every day. …


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We live in a wonderful time. Every day humanity makes new discoveries, while modern technologies are changing lifestyles around the world.. However, there is one constant element that continues to be high on everyone’s list of priorities. This is knowledge. Luckily, the internet has drastically changed the whole education process. Today everyone has equal access to high-quality online education, regardless of location. Moreover, everyone can do good and share one’s expertise with others. The days when education was confined to the wealthiest are gone. All you need to get smarter or to share your knowledge is laptop and internet connection. …

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Artem Zavyalov

Co-founder at Highbrow. Blog about edtech, self development, startups, growth, marketing, product development.

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