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10+ Best Skills To Learn Online In 2023 (+ Online Courses)

There’s never been a better time to learn something new than right now. 

The freelance industry is booming. The demand for remote work is rising. And finding jobs online is getting easier. 

If you’re wondering about what are the best skills to learn today, I have a few suggestions for you.

In this guide, I explore some of the best skills to learn in high demand. Plus I’ll share a few online course suggestions to help you get started on learning each skill.

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Is Skillshare Worth It In 2022? Why I Bought An Annual Subscription

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So, I finally bought a Skillshare annual subscription.

Even though I’m normally a bit too frugal when it comes to buying subscriptions, getting the Skillshare subscription was not a difficult decision to make.

I always prioritize investing in myself above all else. And Skillshare is definitely worth it.

I wholeheartedly believe that Skillshare is one of the best investments you can make to not only improve your skills but also improve your life.

Although, I’m not going to convince you to get the subscription (but you should if you want to). Instead, I’m going to tell you why I paid for a full year of Skillshare and what I plan to do with it.

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How To Learn The Top 5 Freelance Skills With Online Courses

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You don’t need a bachelor’s degree or even graduate from college to become a freelancer.

But, you do need a set of skills to offer as a service to your clients.

Whether it’s coding, writing, or even data entry, you must learn how to do the job before you can offer your services.

This guide is all about helping you develop the right skill set that you can monetize as a freelancer. Here, I will show you how to learn 5 freelance skills with the highest demand by enrolling in the best online courses to get started and master each skill.

Let’s dive in.

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How To Learn A New Skill Every Month

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This year, I challenged myself to learn a new skill every month.

It was an extreme challenge but I wanted to see how far I can get before I feel exhausted or bored.

Well, I was wrong. As Leonardo da Vinci said, “learning never exhausts the mind” and I’ve only felt excited to learn more.

As of March 20th, I finished learning two new skills and working on learning my third new skill this month. And I have plans to learn more skills this year.

This article is about the process I use to learn a new skill every month. I wanted to share this story so you could also try to learn a new skill (or two or twelve) this year.

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Is Mindvalley Worth It? My Experience

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Even though I earn a comfortable living as a freelancer, I live a frugal lifestyle.

I always think carefully about what I spend my money on and invest the rest for the future.

But there’s one thing that I never hesitate to spend my money on—Learning!

If I see a good book, an online course, or a program that would help me to improve my skills and abilities, I will buy that in a heartbeat.

Over the years I’ve spent a lot of money on platforms like Udemy, EDx, and Coursera to access courses to learn new things.

In 2022, I bought an annual subscription to Skillshare and challenged myself to learn a new skill every month.

I learned a lot of new skills. But then I realized something.

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15 Best Online Courses For Freelancers In 2022 (Free & Paid)

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Some people (mostly lazy ones) say that you can’t control your success. Well, that’s not true.

As a freelancer, there are a couple of things you can do to improve your chances of finding success:

#1 Work Hard

#2 Learn New Skills

#3 Keep Improving Your Skills

“If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom,” – Sydney Madwed.

Ever since I discovered Skillshare, I’ve been learning a lot of new things. I enrolled in as many courses as I can find and I sort of got addicted to learning. It’s been the best investment I’ve made in my life.

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