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Some Free Online Classes Can Help Your Career

Massive open online courses haven't lived up to their grand ambitions, but they've still been shown to enhance some careers.

For all their problems, free online classes may have a net positive effect on your career. A new study shows that most people who took a free massive open online course, or MOOC, say it helped their careers, including by getting them a new job or helping them start a business. 

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