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By The Behance Team

The decision that could change it all. How to decide whether to sign up for Marie Forleo’s B-School.

Over the weekend, almost half a dozen friends texted to ask if they should pull the trigger and sign up for Marie Forleo’s B-School. They’ve tried lots of decision-making techniques… Pulling an oracle card. Asking a best friend. Meditating. Praying for THE SIGN. I don’t know if B-School is right for you. Here are some things I DO know… 1.

Girly – Billy Shoe Closet

Materials: 3 Billy 40 cm wide I have this very nice closet in my hallway, I thought it would be just perfect for my shoes (I love shoes) when we bought the apartment.

Tips for Video Conferencing

As video conferencing becomes more and more common, I thought it might be useful to talk about how to best configure your computer for doing video chats. Audio Is King The most important part of a video conference is not the video…it is the audio. This may seem unintuitive, but there have been some experiments done where people were asked to rate the quality of short videos.

Tomorrow’s the Last Day for Online Business Training (+ Free Bonuses & Year-Long Support)

Link: 8 Weeks of Online Business Training Bonuses: Get Naming Rights to My Firstborn A Ton of Great Bonuses When You Sign Up (Note: You’ll automatically receive the bonuses when signing up at the above link. There’s no need to do anything else.) Hey everyone, Just a heads-up that tomorrow is the final day to register for Marie Forleo’s online business course.

Keeping essential home work supplies on hand

As spring approaches and winter thaws (it will eventually thaw, right?), my family and I have found ourselves in that dreaded time of the elementary school year: projects.

7 Questions to Help You Discover Your Life’s Calling

“There is no greater gift you can give or receive than to honor your calling. It’s why you were born. And how you become most truly alive.” Oprah The path to our calling is an evolving process. The path to my calling has taken years.

STUVA Desk Hack with faux concrete tabletop

Materials: STUVA cabinets and legs, doors We just added a little over 300 square feet to our house, which included a home office! We needed to furnish the room, and I loved the idea of a wall to wall desk. Finding an affordable option was difficult though.

A Family’s Year in Italy: On the Road with Jacqueline Jannotta

This is a traveler case study. (Read others or nominate yourself.) Getting the gumption to make travel part of your life is hard enough when it’s just you, let alone adding three other people. Jacqueline Jannotta did just that, though—she brought her husband and kids into a year-long adventure.

Why Perfect Practice Makes Perfect

Yea that’s exactly how I said it. Perfect practice makes perfect. I know you’ve heard the saying “practice makes perfect,” but does it really? Great athletes preach this mantra to others to show them how they got to where they are in their life right now.

Best Countries for Studying Abroad.

Students who spend time studying overseas are offered many wonderful opportunities. They can study another language, establish friendships with other young people from countries all over the world, participate in internship programs, and develop skills that are important in today’s globalized society.

How to ladder CDs

This article is by staff writer William Cowie. Who isn’t on the lookout for safe investments? We looked at the hidden advantages of savings accounts recently and found that, despite the current low-interest rate environment, old-school savings accounts are still quite popular, judging from the comments anyway.

New Opportunity for Freelance Writers at Envato Studio

Are you a freelance writer? Are you looking to get more business? If so, our parent company Envato has an exciting opportunity for you.Envato Studio is an online shopfront for freelance services, with dozens of categories including logo design, photo retouching and icon design. Soon there'll be a couple of new categories: "writing" and "content".

Totem animals and hearing the messages the universe sends you.

Absolutely everything is a divine message because life is always calling you.  I’m leaning against the fridge in a soul sister’s Brooklyn kitchen. “So Megg, Crocodiles are showing up EVERYWHERE for me lately. Like, everywhere. I’ve got to figure out what the Crocodile totem means.

Brand-New: Discover Miles Card Provides a 3% Rebate on Everything

Link: Discover Miles Card (New Offer for 3% Cash Back) In the world of travel hacking, you almost never hear anything about Discover—which is totally understandable. When I was a kid, my parents liked to use their Discover card, which usually created the following interaction almost everywhere we went: Server presents the bill, and my parents present their card.

Pare Down with the Declutter Habit

By Leo Babauta It’s a fact of life that without constant vigilance, clutter creeps up in our lives, accumulating into piles and closets and drawers and shelves so that it can overwhelm us. One of the best things I’ve done is simplify my life and pare down the clutter. How do you pare down when you’re overwhelmed by the piles?