We are in the midst of the Insight Age. We have moved beyond capturing data and are now processing information. Properly processing the large amounts of data requires knowlege and skill sets. Fortunately there are many ways to develop those skills.
Class Central is a website that provides a complete list of free online courses from some of the most established and prestigious universities in the world. Websites like these are helping to make the world smaller by providing free and accessible learning resources.
I am a big fan of open courseware. There are plenty of other places to look for open coureses. The Open Courseware Consortium is a useful resource. A good metasearch site like OpenCourseWare Finder is valuable as well.