An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
— Ben Franklin
The best thing that you can do for yourself is improve your skills and knowledge. You can do that by self-learning and that does not mean that you need to spend hours of your time. Even if your spare 10-20 minutes in a day for self-learning, it can make a huge difference to your growth.
The internet is an excellent source to expand the length and width of knowledge but it has so much content that sometimes it is difficult to find the right resources. Nowadays, you can find great resources that are totally free of cost to learn something new everyday. Some of them that I use on a day-to-day basis and I think can help you as well are as follows.
- Information is Beautiful
Through beautiful infographics & visualizations, this website gives you unique information in the best possible way. The topics range from nature to money to arts and cultur.
This website presents various emerging business and technology ideas from around the globe. This is very useful to learn where we are headed towards in the coming future.
Dash is a website that helps you learn the concepts of web development. The best part is that it teaches you through projects that you can do in your web browser.
This website helps you learn with the help of good universities and industry experts.
This website allows you to train and challenge your mind through various virtual games and activities. You can register yourself and even track your progress!
You can find various articles on all aspects of a business such as strategy, marketing, etc. which can help you grow.
Like its name suggests, you can learn various life hacks on this website, that would make your life better.
- Khan Academy
This website allows you to learn for free on a variety of topics in a pretty simplified manner.
This website gives you access to interesting content such as articles and videos and you can save this content so that the content can be accessed later.
You can explore various step by step tutorials on DIY projects around the house on this website. You can even share your own DIY projects on this website and engage in this DIY community.
Investopedia helps you to learn about various finance topics such as investing, personal finance management, trading etc. It makes all the complex topics easier so you never have to feel the wrath of the Finance Jargons ever again.
You can read on various debate topics on this website to widen your horizon. People from all around the world participate on this website on various topics. It is cool to read about what people are thinking. You only get to learn something new.
This resource helps you learn a language in a very creative way. You can play games to practice the language which makes it really fun to learn.
This website helps you learn new hacks that can be useful in your lives. Even if it isn't directly useful, you would end up learning something new.
Life is short, so make the most of it. Give atleast10 minutes of your time to self-learning, because true wealth lies in the knowledge that you gain. Improving, honing your current skills and learning new ones can also be beneficial to you career wise. So grow your wealth by learning new things everyday. Hope you try out some of these websites.
Do let me know in the comments section if there are any more websites that you use to become smarter.
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