I use Ting for my phone service. We’ve gone from spending about $150 down to $70 using the same amount of minutes, text, and data. This week they have a great budgeting article. Budgeting (Part II): Where does the money go? – Ting.com.
If you enjoy watching the TED Talks but don’t have the time to watch them all, here’s a great synopsis of several ones. You Can Easily Learn 100 TED Talks Lessons In 5 Minutes Which Most People Need 70 Hours For.