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Some Premium Digital Learning and Productivity Tools are Now Free

The current global COVID-19 outbreak has pushed the labor force to welcome and embrace the idea of WFH or work from home, since the consequential quarantine protocol has implored everyone who isn’t in the frontline services to stay home.

While we are contributing exponentially to safety by staying inside, it is worthwhile to know that there are other ways to spend our free time aside from binge-watching movies on Netflix or posting perky videos on TikTok. In fact, we can still maximize our productivity (and come out of this situation with stronger business acumen!) by learning new things, especially since some digital companies have decided to make their apps and tools free for everyone.

Nurture the bookworm in you

While at home, we are assured of comfort and peace that we don’t usually get if we’re out and about. After finishing that business project or during break time, reading a book is one of the best ways to spend your hours wisely. While stimulating your brain through reading, you’re also increasing your knowledge as well as your opportunity to share that new knowledge with business partners and franchisees.

Lots of business, strategy, and management books are available at Scribd: Audiobooks & ebooks. It’s a digital library providing access to unlimited books, audiobooks, sheet music, magazine articles, etc. As an Editor’s Choice app with over 10 million downloads on Google Play Store, Scribd has earned praise from Entrepreneur: “Put an entire library in your pocket with a subscription to Scribd.” Even better is that access to Scribd’s over one million books is free for 30 days.

If ebooks and audiobooks are not your cup of tea, then grabbing a physical book for some old-fashioned reading is also a great option to use during your quiet time.

Try your hand at digital marketing

Moving your business to the next level takes more training and hard work. And now is the best time to do it by taking the opportunity to enroll in online digital marketing classes and get certifications. Since we now have tons of time working at home with nothing but our trusty PC, learning about digital marketing is both a