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Posted in: Learner News

There’s no doubt about it, technology has changed the way we communicate and receive information. And because of this change, businesses have had to adapt how they communicate and build relationships with their customers. Today, consumers are in information overload and look to the Internet, email or mobile devices to receive information about their favorite brands and companies. As a result, over the past few...

Read More about Why You Need to Add Digital Marketing Skills to Your Resume

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Having a true passion for the business you are managing is very important for your success. But passion alone is not enough. You also need core business skills to properly launch your organization and survive over the long term. You need to understand business planning, strategy, finance, and marketing. If you plan to hire people to help run things, you need communication skills, leadership skills and...

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What was your favorite Super Bowl commercial? Last night, over 100 million people tuned in to watch the Denver Broncos (now Super Bowl champs) face the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50. The Super Bowl always seems to bring people together, and not just to watch football. Based on a recent survey, almost 80% of Americans who watch the Super Bowl care more about the ads than the game,...

Read More about Super Bowl 50: Learn Marketing’s Role in the Big Game

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Learn about marketing’s role within an organization, Issac Newton’s three laws of motion, how to preserve our tropical ecosystems or how to apply calculus and economics to real world problems. As the year winds down and you look forward to celebrating the holidays with family and friends, we hope you will take some time to explore edX courses, especially those starting in the new year.  Start 2016 smart and...

Read More about Marketing, Physics and Economics. Courses Starting in 2016 from edX!

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Age 27 Saint Louis, MO, USA I graduated from college in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. For four years after school, I spent my time making art and paying the bills by working service jobs. Somewhere along the way I decided I wanted to learn computer programming, but I couldn’t figure out where to begin. Then, along came LaunchCode, and edX’s awesome free...

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