How to stay motivated while taking an online course
 
 
Jade O'Donoghue

How to stay motivated while taking an online course

How online courses work

Published January 11 2018

You get the idea you want to learn something new. You sign up for it straight away because it’s free. You start the first lesson and feel really keen to continue. Life gets in the way and you never complete it. This is how online courses work for a lot of people. The initial drive to do it gets lost and with no one breathing down your neck to get it done, you lose interest.

However, many people DO complete them and end up changing their lives as a result. So how do they stay motivated? What can you do to keep up momentum on an online course?

Oscar and I present our best tips for staying motivated and explain how online courses can work for you…

Feel like you might want to do an online course now? Read about how studying online could help with your career.

Jade O'Donoghue

Jade will talk your ear off about rowing if you let her. She studied an MA and NCTJ diploma in Journalism at Brunel but her course-taking didn't stop there, having tried a number of different subjects since working here, even magic. Whether you're an expert who wants to share their knowledge, a student who's had a great experience or you just want to say hi, she'd love you to get in touch through our social media pages.