Amid this lockdown we have a lot of time in hand which we either spend in commute or going out or meeting our friends & loved ones. Even after the lockdown is lifted our commute will decrease, work from home will increase and we will have much more time in hand than we used to have. Do you feel you do not have time to take up hobbies, start using Sorted AI to schedule your day better and allocate time for hobbies.
Here is a list of hobbies that can be learned online without the need of buying any items –
Cooking is one of the very impactful hobbies that can be learned online. In addition to increasing your skill-set you also end up assisting your spouse in the kitchen or your parents.o learn cooking you do not need to purchase any new items as such, you can just start with whatever you have available in kitchen.
Sketching or Drawing
If you are one of those who were top of the class in drawing classes in school then this might be the right time for you to pick up sketching or drawing. To start sketching you can start just by normal pencils as well and don’t need to buy any expensive pencil or colour set as well.
Yoga, Meditation or Exercise
While spending a lot of time at home and limiting going out of house, it is preferable to pick up a physical activity such as yoga or work out to avoid putting up those extra pounds. In addition to physical health, in times like these you should also concentrate on improving your mental health. Meditation can play a vital role in improving your mental health.
Yoga, Meditation or exercise are the best hobbies that can be learned online. You can use apps like Calm, cure.fit, Youtube, etc.
Dancing is one the very few art forms which do not require any equipment as such and can be learned very easily online. Not only it helps you manage your stress but also improves your physical fitness. There are various forms of dance so you can mix up as well when you get bored of one form.
Usually all of us have at least one or two books in our home, otherwise there are millions of books you can find easily online. As there are multiple genres, you have a wide variety of options where you can start reading. Depending on the genre books can either take you to a fantasy land or help you improve your knowledge or inspire you by a biography of a legend.
Learn a Language
Everyone of us must have thought either in our school or college to learn a foreign language like French, Russial or Mandarin but very few would have actually pursued it. Learning a new language can not only help you in your job but also help you while traveling or make international friends. Start today, as it is never too late to take up a new language.
Learn Softwares or Online tools
This might seem boring but learning new softwares can increase a lot of opportunities for you at work. For an instance learning basic photoshop or video editing can give you an edge in marketing. You can also learn completely new skills like Google Ads marketing or Facebook Ads which open completely new job prospects for you. Start learning this as a hobby and you never know it can become your income source one day.
Do mention in the comments if you feel there are more hobbies that can be learned online. Make your life more productive and organized with Sorted AI.
Gaurav heads Growth & Marketing at Sorted AI. He is an IIT Kanpur Alumnus. He has more than 5 years of work experience in Entrepreneurship & Investment Banking where he worked with Credit Suisse & Tapp Me. He is an avid Keyboard/Percussion Player & a better discount hunter.