List of Free Resources for Growing Skills (from Bridgewater State University)

Participate in Virtual Experiential Learning

Sign up for free on Parker Dewey and apply for microinternships.

Apply for remote internships with forward thinking companies in areas of business: human resources, finance, design, computers, operations, management, sales, marketing through Intern from Home.

Become a virtual volunteer with Volunteer Match.

Join InsideSherpa for free and participate in self-paced, on-line experience programs in a wide range of career fields from human rights to venture capital, developed by major organizations across the world

Add to Your Computer Skills

Participate in free coding lessons (until July 5) with Grok Learning or through Dash.

Attend a Virtual Experience Software Engineering Training with JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Prepare yourself for working in a digital world using PwC’s free app.

Become advanced (or intermediate) in Excel.

Grow your PowerPoint skills.

Become advanced in using Outlook.

Build expertise in Microsoft Teams.

Improve Your Social Media Abilities

Get certified in Social Media Strategy for free at Hubspot Academy.

Take Hubspot’s other free workshops to learn social media marketing.

Learn how to use the free Hootesuite program to schedule social media.

Expand Your Academic Experience

Take free on-line courses from BU, Harvard, MIT and Yale through EdX.

Coursera has free (and some low cost) university-level courses from across the world for everyone.

Learn a new language for free on Duolingo.

Apply to participate in a business and data business challenge with KPMG.

Learn to build your own business with SCORE.

Build Your Brand

Join LinkedIn for free and create a great student profile.

Create an online portfolio on MailChimp’s free site.

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