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Useful links

We have put together a set of links that help with development listed in alphabetical order below. We are keen to add to this list, so please e-mail with a brief description and an active URL if you know of something worth sharing. Professional Development and QMUL are not responsible for the content of these external sites.


Academic Development

Course Booking System


QMUL Library

Researcher Development

Thinking writing


Big Data for Better Performance - Open2Study

Big Data: Measuring and Predicting Human Behavior - FutureLearn

Business Statistics - Saylor Academy

Effective Problem-Solving and Decision-Making - Coursera

Foundations of Business Strategy - Udemy

Fundamentals of Accounting - Alison

Introducing Corporate Finance - OpenLearn

Making Sense of News - edX

Sets, Counting, and Probability - Harvard Open Courses

The Analytics Edge - edX

Beyond the To Do List- iTunes

Careers Advice - Telegraph

LinkedIn Learning Webinars - LinkedIn (you will need to have a LinkedIn account to view)

Marketing Yourself for Career Success - Udemy

Professional Presence - Kaplan University

Successful Negotiation: Essential Strategies and Skills - Coursera

The Seven Essential Steps to Getting Your Dream Career - Udemy

The Seven Secrets of Authenticity - Udemy  

8 Steps to Discovering and Creating Content Your Audience Will Love - Online Marketing Institute

Being an Effective Presenter - Udemy

Communication for Managers - Massachusetts Institute for Technology

Corporate Communication - Saylor Academy

Introduction to Public Speaking - edX

Professional, Technical Writing - Purdue University

Proposal Writing - New Jersey Institute of Technology, intended to be used as a guide only

The Lede Podcast - Copyblogger

Writing for the Web - Class Central


Class Central


Khan Academy

MIT Open Courseware

YouTube #Education

A Dose of Leadership- iTunes

Being Boss - iTunes

Fundamentals of Corporate Management - Alison

Fundamentals of Management - Coursera

Introduction to Project Management Principles and Practices - Coursera

Managing People Who Hate Managing - American Marketing Association

Strategic Management - Open2Study

The Enterprise Shed: Making Ideas Happen - FutureLearn

What Great Bosses Know - iTunes

Codecademy - Codecademy

Excel Easy- Excel Easy

Excel training - free excel training

Getting Started with Google Analytics - Udemy

Google’s Python Class - Google

Intensive Introduction to Computer Science - Harvard Open Courses

Introduction to Cyber Security - FutureLearn

Introduction to Web Development: HTML - Udemy

Javascript - Code School

Microsoft Virtual Academy - Microsoft

Strategic Information Technology - Saylor Academy

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