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By Jay White

Top 5 Uncommon Jobs In The US And How To Get Them

When I was in high school, my careers adviser said I should become a mailman. In the end, I have been everything — from a riding instructor, librarian, salesman at Toys R Us, to a children’s entertainer. I even became an ice cream alchemist. To be honest, I’m still not quite decided on what I want to do when I grow up.

Hackers Help: Wall Mounting IKEA STALL Shoe Cabinet?

Hi IKEA Hackers, I’ve seen many Pinterest pics with the STALL cabinet floating. When I look at the STALL assembly instructions, there’s only one flat piece that runs across the back of the cabinet. Its idea is for you to use it to fasten against the wall and the weight rests on the front legs.

Unitasker Wednesday: My Critter Catcher

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. All Unitasker Wednesday posts are jokes — we don’t want you to buy these items, we want you to laugh at their ridiculousness. Enjoy! Does seeing bugs or spiders inside the house make you cringe, run away, or even scream?

My New Video Course: Dealing with Struggles

By Leo Babauta I’m really excited to tell you guys about my new video course, Dealing with Struggles, which I’m launching today. It’s for anyone who is struggling with: Frustration Procrastination Changing their habits Feeling overwhelmed Stress and anxiety Feeling down or unmotivated Relationship problems Unhappy with their direction in life Feeling bad about themselves In short,

How to Survive a Mugging

Have I told you about the time I got mugged in Tijuana? I was a missionary serving in the western part of the city that consisted primarily of ramshackle houses. Mangy dogs filled the dusty dirt roads I walked up and down every day. (Pro tip: if you want to scare off aggressive dogs in Tijuana, pretend like you’re picking up a rock to throw at them. They usually run away.

Easy but effective: ISBERGET keyboard and mouse holder

I hate keyboard trays under my desk. They are too low and it’s just not comfortable to work with. Instead I just screwed an ISBERGET tablet holder backwards against the wall today, and I quite like it. You will need a drill, screwdriver, a screw, a wall plug and an ISBERGET tablet holder. 1. Drill a hole in the top part of the short side of the tablet holder, carefully.

Web Design Strategy: How To Give New Life To Your Site

There is much more to web designing than just plain aesthetics.

How to Add Slide Transitions In PowerPoint in 60 Seconds

Slide transitions are the animations that show between slides in Microsoft PowerPoint.

Podcast 109: Pay Attention to the Light, a Fun April Fool’s Tradition, and a Demerit for Talking Too Much.

It’s time for the next installment of Happier with Gretchen Rubin. Update: My daughter Eliza turns 18 years old! Unbelievable. If you want to listen to Eliza Starting at 16, it’s here; if you want to watch my one-minute video “The Years Are Short,” it’s here.

5 Simple Hacks To Increase Your Retirement Savings

Are you saving for your retirement? If you haven’t been able to start saving for retirement, you are not alone.

Mousse MINECRAFT (receita super fácil!)

Vocês pediram e a gente resolveu fazer uma receita bem fácil com a temática MINECRAFT! É uma mousse de limão do Creeper!

Pocast #288: Love is Overrated

Do you find yourself making the same mistakes over and over again in your relationships?  For example, do you have a tendency to ignore red flags and constantly end up in relationships that aren’t healthy for you? Maybe you end up in relationships where the initial chemistry is good, but a few months later, you’re looking for any way out.  Well, if any of those descriptions describe you (or

How to Make a Survey With Google Docs Forms

There’s so many ways to create online forms, it can be overwhelming to pick the perfect one for your needs. Arguably the most powerful is one you already have access to for free—it's available inside of Google Drive. Drive is an integral part of every Google account, and is best known as a cloud storage service and for its Google office suite.

5 Ways To Bounce Back From A Big Mistake

Everyone makes mistakes. The recent mistakes in the media with Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announcing the wrong movie for the Best Picture at the 2017 Oscars and Steve Harvey’s slip-up when he said the wrong name for Miss Universe 2015 are reminders that no one is perfect. Some mistakes are easier to move past while others will go on to live forever.

3 Tips You Can Use Right Now To Connect With Your Confidence

Confidence is a trait we are all born with. However, although innate, there are still factors that can make us feel shy and not so sure of ourselves. Because of this, one still needs to connect with confidence. As children, we’re natural performers. We tend to relish any opportunity to dance, sing and play.