Looking to further your education this year? The internet is filled with free and paid services to help you learn and expand your skills. Udemy is one such resource. They offer paid courses on a variety of topics from web design to digital photography to Excel. Currently they are pushing to get new quality instructors with their Teach2013 endeavor.
Teach2013 invites experts to share their knowledge at Udemy. They are currently campaigning on Twitter encouraging users to Tweet at such notables as Bill Nye the Science Guy, Oprah, and Bill Gates! Currently they already have experts like Eric Ries, Prof. Craig Vogel, Chris Converse and many more!
“Imagine what we could accomplish if every expert shared his or her knowledge with the world. Offline instructors are now teaching millions of people around the world. But there are so many more subjects that students want to learn. We’re calling upon every expert to join us and teach the next generation, starting this yea.” said Eren Bali, Udemy’s co-founder and CEO.
-Has more than 5,000 courses available on the platform
-Saw a 700% user growth from May 2011 to 2012
-Taught more than 500,000 students
-Experts include New York Times best-selling authors, CEOs, celebrities and Ivy League professors
If you are an expert and have skills to share check them out and they will help you help others.
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