Guest Author - Maria Brown
Do you have a small bit of free time on your hands? Would you like to learn a new hobby? Brush up on your poetry? Looking to start a business but not sure where to start? Well check out this is list of totally free online courses. Enjoy!
Open Yale Courses
Yale University offers numerous free online courses that are taught by teachers who currently teach at the school. The extensive course offering list includes: Astronomy, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Classics (Introduction to Greek History), Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Economics, English, History, Psychology and more.
The classes are shown as videos and are completely free and available to anyone who signs up.
Small Business Administration Training
The SBA provides online courses in starting a business and managing a business.
MyOwnBusiness.org also offers a free business start-up online course. They are a non-profit company.
Strategic Planning and Executing for the new small business owner.
Entrepreneurial Behavior This is a 20 hour video-taped course that is great for anyone looking to start their own business.
Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders - A Stanford Technology Ventures Program
Over 140 totally free podcasts that follows a weekly seminar series on entrepreneurship.
Small Autos and Light Trucks
Free-ed.net has a ton of online courses that cover numerous topics. Just under the header of automotive they have 5 different courses which include Automotive Systems, Auto and Light-Truck systems, Automotive Technology, Automotive Engineering Technology and Auto Collision Repair. All for free!
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Learn how to write Calligraphy This class includes lessons, videos and a question and answer forum.
Yoga is great for stretching your muscles, staying flexible and just enjoying a little relaxation. This online course includes Ashtanga Yoga, Hatha Yoga and Raja Yoga.
Card Games Pagat.com has a list from A-Z of every card game you can imagine. This is an instructional course (with rules) on every card game listed on their page.