A List of Free Learning Resources to Avail of Right Now

“In marketing, in business, in life there are key moments when we need to slow down now to speed up later on,” said marketing guru Ann Handley recently when writing about the current Coronavirus pandemic.

“Do that thing you never have time to do”, she advises. “Take that class on SEO. Dive into how Voice is changing marketing. Learn how to write more effectively.”

So, to help you get focussed, I’ve put together this list of free learning resources. I’ll be adding to this list, so be sure to follow me here on Medium to keep updated.


I’m offering a free step-by-step guide to optimizing your LinkedIn profile.

Viral Marketing and How to Craft Contagious Content. Drawing on principles from his best-selling book, “Contagious: Why Things Catch On,” Professor Jonah Berger illustrates successful strategies for you to use buzz to create virality so that your campaigns become more shareable on social media and elsewhere.

By the end of this course, you’ll have a better understanding of how to craft contagious content, build stickier messages, and get any product, idea, or behavior to catch on.

Wrike offer collaborative work management software which is perfect for people working remotely. They are providing their Professional edition free for 6 months.

LinkedIn Learning is offering a learning path on remote working called “Setting Yourself and Your Teams Up for Success” with 16 courses included.

Tiny Habits for Coronavirus Challenges is a series of zoom meetings. Each session ranges from 15–45 minutes in length.

Here’s a list of 450 Ivy League courses you can take online right now for free.

You can get free access to Scribd’s digital library of millions of ebooks, audiobooks, magazine articles, and more — available to anyone, free, for 30 days.

Be sure to keep check back in for more resources in the coming days!

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