Save an extra 40% on these skill-building apps for Cyber Monday


Best Skill-Building Apps: Learn something new and useful with these handy apps.
Learn something new and useful with these handy apps.
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If you’re like us, you’re probably already looking forward to next year and how it could be better — in more ways than one. If you’re interested in learning a new language or earning a new certification to beef up your resume, look no further than this roundup of skill-building apps and software.

With Cyber Monday pricing, you can get them for an extra 40% off with code CMSAVE40 for a limited time.

Mondly: Lifetime Subscription (All Languages) — $59.99 with CMSAVE40

Been putting off mastering another language? Dive in now for less.
Been putting off mastering another language? Dive in now for less.

Whether you want to learn Spanish (and pick up a promotion) or master Japanese for a potential relocation, this language-learning app includes access to 14 different languages that you can teach yourself. Developed by more than 100 expert linguists, Mondly is made to get you conversational in the language of your choice — and fast. Lessons are broken out into 10-to-15 minute bites that you can easily fit into your day. Mondly has earned a 4.8/5 star rating on the App Store.

Buy now: Get this Mondly: Lifetime Subscription (All Languages) for $59.99 (regularly $2,199) with promo code CMSAVE40.

Whizlabs Online Certifications: Lifetime Membership — $77.99 with CMSAVE40


If you want a career change or even a promotion, check out this Whizlabs subscription. Whizlabs mastered the art of online certifications for everything from cloud computing to Java, big data to project management, agile to Linux, and much more. Subject-matter experts and professionals teach all the courses, and you’ll earn certifications to validate and demonstrate your new skills.

Buy now: Get this Whizlabs Online Certifications: Lifetime Membership for $77.99 (regularly $4,499) with promo code CMSAVE40.

Rezi Résumé Software: Pro Lifetime Subscription — $17.40 with CMSAVE40


Be sure your resume doesn’t get lost in the shuffle with this powerful software. Don’t worry about the hassle of formatting your resume ever again: Rezi gives you unlimited flexibility and organization while ensuring you create an ATS-optimized resume every time, based on keywords for each open role you’re applying for. You’ll actually enjoy the experience of applying for jobs, and you’ll see increased responses from hiring managers and recruiters before you know it. Who doesn’t want that?

Buy now: Get this Rezi Résumé Software: Pro Lifetime Subscription for $17.40 (regularly $540) with promo code CMSAVE40.

Speechify Audio Reader: 1-Year Subscription — $23.99 with CMSAVE40


If you’re looking for a multitasking time hack, this intelligent text-to-speech audio reader is a great one. It turns anything you read into an interactive audiobook. That means while you’re cooking, doing errands or working out, Speechify can read books, documents and articles for you. It’s also a great resource for parents, teachers, professionals, students and people with dyslexia or ADD.

Buy now: Get this Speechify Audio Reader: 1-Year Subscription for $23.99 (reg. $390) with promo code CMSAVE40.

Looking for something else? Check out Cult of Mac Deals for even more offers on software and apps to help you out while you’re working from home.

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