Christina Fong, a 24 year old student from Canada recently shared with us how the course Digital Branding and Engagement from CurtinX helped her learn a new skill and makes her resume shine. I was looking for free online courses related to public relations and business and, thankfully, found edX. I was quite intrigued by the content and knew I made the right choice when I enrolled in Digital Branding and Engagement. I enrolled in the Digital...
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Online courses are growing in popularity and changing lives. A recent survey from the PewResearch Centre found that nearly 73% of adults consider themselves lifelong learners. Outside of just life-long learning, nearly 63% of working adults have taken a class or received extra training to improve job skills, to get a raise or promotion or to find a new job or career. For this group of “Professional...
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As the calendar turns to November, edX invites you explore our exciting new courses and join our global learning community. Learn how to market in the digital world, care for pet birds, create real-time data analytic solutions, or discuss and interpret a classic 19th century novel. Find the course for you and enroll today! Advanced Placement® and AP® are trademarks registered and/or owned by the College Board, which was not...
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If you’re interested in engagement and branding in a digital era, or if your marketing career pre-dates Instagram (or worse, the iPhone), you should take this course. Here’s why. We live in a digital world. Today, more than 3 billion people are connected to the Internet. With every second that passes there will be another 50,284 Google searches, 2,545 uploads to Instagram and 106,504 videos...
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First, a story about how “The LEGO Movie” took me by surprise Somewhat reluctantly, I agreed last month to take my three daughters to “The LEGO® Movie.” I had seen the trailer, and I was deeply skeptical about a film that appeared to be little more than a thinly veiled commercial. I have good kids, but I had visions of them relentlessly pestering me until...
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