One of the greatest benefits of the information age is that it has leveled the playing field between those who know and those who need to know.
Just as the printing press helped to widen literacy beyond the ruling class in the 15th century, so too has the Internet widened access to nearly any topic imaginable to anyone with a computer in the 21st century.
Not too long ago, anyone who wanted to gain a high degree of knowledge and skills had to attend college. Today, an exceptional online library and a greater appreciation of learning through real-life experience has widened the learning opportunities.
The real value of continuing education today is that it is multi-faceted and it can be done independently.
There is a wider variety of tools and services that you can access online, in your community, or across the country than ever before. And these learning resources make it easy to boost your skills, talents, knowledge, and value without following the long, costly, and sometimes irrelevant, college route.This guide will show you some of the tools and resources that will help you gain a greater understanding of your subject area.