Acquire and enhance your professional skills to achieve your career goal through online learning

A person holds a mobile phone and opens Coursera application. Coursera platform provides massive open online courses. The screen shows Coursera’s home page which lists down its trending courses and online degrees. In addition, the person wants to write some notes on a notebook.
A person holds a mobile phone and opens Coursera application. Coursera platform provides massive open online courses. The screen shows Coursera’s home page which lists down its trending courses and online degrees. In addition, the person wants to write some notes on a notebook.
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In the past, people had the perception that in-person courses have higher quality and are more recognized than online courses. However, this phenomenon is gradually changing. According to Technavio (2020), it forecasts that the market size of worldwide online education will increase by around $247 billion between 2020 and 2024.

The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the key drivers for the recent online education market growth. It forces many schools to conduct their classes virtually. By offering online courses, many schools realize that they can reach out to more students. For those students who receive positive e-learning experience, they start…


Earn certifications on digital marketing, an in-demand job skill

Digital Marketing, SEO, SEM, SMM, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Advertising, Web Analytics
Digital Marketing, SEO, SEM, SMM, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Advertising, Web Analytics
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Digital Marketing Trend and Demand

Nowadays, people look for information by using web search engines such as Google Search and Bing, watch videos on YouTube, share daily life with friends via social media such as Facebook and Instagram, follow current trends and popular topics with Twitter, and subscribe to email newsletters to receive product and service updates. According to Hootsuite (2020), the internet users has increased by 8.2% as compared to July of last year. With the increasing use of technology and internet, digital marketing becomes more important now and in the future to every business. …


Public health associates with our quality of life

View of Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
View of Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
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Public health is an important topic for everyone because it associates with our quality of life and affects everyone. Sometimes, people may be confused on the difference between public health and medicine subjects when they choose a course to study. While these two subjects are related to each other, their focus is different. For medicine subject, it usually refers to the treatment of diseases. On the other hand, public health focuses on promotion of health and prevention of diseases.

By using smoking as an example, it may help to understand the difference between public health and medicine subjects. To reduce…


Earn a certificate as a recognition for active learning

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The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the digital transformation of various industries including education. Many schools change their course delivery method from offline to online. Teachers and students are also adapting to this sudden and necessary transition. This pandemic causes people to stay at home most of the time. Many workers are also lost their jobs because their companies have difficulties in sustaining the businesses during this period. To support those who want to learn new knowledge or upgrade their skills, many massive open online course (MOOC) providers are offering various initiatives. While it is good that one can study a…


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I share online courses on technology, data science, business, and intellectual property.

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