Deep Dive: Coursera
Listen On: Spotify Apple Podcasts What do they do? Coursera is a service that connects educators and learners on an online platform. They serve individuals, students, governments, and businesses. History? The platform launched in 2012 and was found by two Stanford professors, Andrew Ng and Daphne Coller. Industry? Education and training is a multi-trillion dollar industry. Coursera has many different competitors including Pluralsight, 2U, and even the universities themselves.