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This Week in Web Design: Scott Belsky

Behance founder Scott Belsky was interviewed on episode 14 of “This Week In” a web TV network covering a variety of topics from tech to entertainment, keeping you up to speed on what’s happening each week in their signature fast and funny style.

On Tuesday’s live episode of “This Week in Web Design,” Scott Skyped in, going over the state of modern social communities and what it takes to do it on a massive scale.

This Week In Web Design #14

Oprah Presents: Master Class on Excellence, featuring Scott Belsky

Oprah Winfrey’s latest “Master Class” (a collection of interviews with the masters) focuses on the theme of excellence. On Oprah.com, she says:

“You’ll hear it again and again through these interviews with masters – a kind of relentlessness, fierceness, intensity. This approach elicits beautiful work from them and beautiful possibilities for each of us. Welcome to the Master Class on excellence – an invitation to bring your best.”

Behance Founder Scott Belsky was interviewed for the latest “Master Class,” resulting in a piece featured piece. Find it here:

3 Questions That Will Propel Your Work from Good to Excellent

Behance featured in PressPausePlay Documentary

The creative landscape is changing. A new generation of global creators and artists are emerging, equipped with other points of references and other tools. PressPausePlay is a new documentary about this change in production and consumption of Creative Works. The filmmakers interviewed a plethora of creatives at the frontier of production, from Moby to Seth Godin to our very own Scott Belksy.

Find the trailer below, and at PressPausePlay’s Official Site.

Below, find PressPausePlay’s interview with Scott.

“Designing Careers That Don’t Exist Yet” Panel at SXSW

At this year’s South By Southwest Conference, Behance Founder Scott Belsky appeared on a few panels. One broached the topic “Designing Careers That Don’t Exist Yet” with a few other folks – Alexis Ohanian of Reddit, Chris Hoyt from PepsiCo. They gave some solid advice on work in the “post-resume age.” In a sentence: “The idea that you can sum up your life in a one-page Microsoft Word doc is out outdated.”

Fast Company covered the panel and noted the takeaways.  Find the full, 55 minute panel video here.

[Designing Careers that Don't Exist Yet on FastCompany.com]

Behance – A Year in Review

It’s been an exciting year, and we can’t help but share with you some of growth, milestones, and accomplishments at Behance in 2010. And, what year in review is complete with a sneak peek into what’s ahead….Enjoy!

7 Predictions for the Creative Community

At the start of each year, it’s fun to think about what’s next. The creative industries are rapidly changing, and we at Behance believe that technology and the latest shift in creative industries will empower creative professions.

With that said, a new piece published on The 99% and Fast Company contains some of our predictions (and hopes) for the creative professional community in the near future.

Read: 7 Predictions for the Creative Community