Gabriel Gamana

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Ask LH: How Can I Train Myself To Be More Punctual?

Image: iStock<p>Dear Lifehacker, Lots of people are chronically late, and one big reason is the habit of always trying to do 'one more thing' before …

8 Ways to Win Over Everyone in the Office, According to Experts

Your time spent at work will benefit immediately.<p>Is it possible to like everyone in your office? Think about how tough it is to get together 15 …

How to take a shower, according to dermatologists

Try these 11 expert tips for a better shower; your skin will thank you<p>We love a restorative shower for its day-starting, head-clearing, muscle-relaxing power. But that long, hot shower that starts your day might not be doing your skin any favors.<p>Too much hot water can actually be bad for our …

Skin Care

5 Masterful Ways That People With Emotional Intelligence Avoid Drama and Conflict

In a recent report, top human resources officers revealed that emotional intelligence will be a required job skill by the year 2020.<p>In a recent report, top human resources officers were asked to forecast the 10 job skills they feel will be an absolute requirement by the year 2020.<p>Coming in at …

Here Are Six Strategies for States to Build Stronger Teacher Pipelines

Every state wants more high-quality teachers. To that end, the Council of Chief State School Officers, a nonpartisan group of education chiefs across …

#1MinCPD: Differentiating Explanations

Do your class pick things up at different rates? With around 30 pupils in a class, mastery and differentiation are

Ancient Egypt

Want to get a promoted in a university? Learn the art of self-branding

Self-selection to the university promotions process prioritises those academics who put their own careers first. We need a more collegial approach<p>I’ve been in my post for the best part of a decade now. Despite improving my reputation with papers, books and keynote presentations at major …

How to improve the school results: not extra maths but music, loads of it

A Bradford primary school wants the world to know its newfound Sats success is down to giving all children up to six hours of music a week<p>Abiha Nasir, aged nine, walks quietly into the small classroom, takes a seat, adjusts her hijab and picks up the drumsticks. A shy smile spreads across her face …

Bradford

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …

Nobel Prize

7 money mistakes you're probably making if you're a Millennial

Learning to properly manage your finances can feel almost impossible. It seems like no matter how hard you work or how much money you make, it’s just …

How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

Bitcoin and Ethereum crash: Can you get rich from a price drop? 3 alternative ways to invest

Thinking about investing in a virtual currency like bitcoin or Ethereum-traded ether? These cryptocurrencies are digitally traded tokens that can be …

10 Stocks You Will Want to Own Forever

Warren Buffett turned 87 on August 30, 2017. And there are no signs that he plans to slow down yet. Given his net worth of $80.2 billion, that can …

Ready to Buy Your First Stock? Try These.

Investing in the stock market is not as simple as going into the store to make a purchase. Buying stocks involves setting up a brokerage account, …

A Collection Of Resources On “Tricky” Teacher Topics

My post yesterday on eating in class (see What Are Your Rules About Students Eating In Class?) received a lot of feedback, and it prompted me to …

Google Classroom: Exploring the Benefits for Teachers

By Meghan Bogardus CortezWe take a deep dive into the advantages of this popular Google tool.

Education Technology

The Engineers of the Future Will Not Resemble the Engineers of the Past

Important innovations are on the horizon in a host of fields, including energy, medicine, transportation, robotics, and artificial intelligence. And …

5 things you should remember if you're a young boss with older employees

You are likely to be in charge of people who have a range of different skills, different personalities, and different ages.<p>At some point, you'll probably have to manage someone who is older than you. This can get a little awkward to say the least.<p>According to Juliet Hailstone, senior product …

Employment

10 Signs You Have an Exceptional Leader

Great leaders are hard to come by. Here are a few ways to find out if you have one.<p>After surveying thousands of organizational leaders, interviewing those that stand out on the "Follow My Lead" Podcast and being a true student of leadership for many years, it's evident great leaders are hard to …

The One Factor That Helps CEOs Think Bigger

Growing your business requires vision and creativity. Here are 5 ways to boost your ability to think big.<p>Most would agree that a key responsibility for any CEO is to drive his or her company's growth with a forward-looking vision and strategic plan. Developing such a plan in start-up mode is one …

Controversial Theory Says Expansion of Universe Is Driven by Quantum Fluctuations—not Dark Energy

A team of researchers from the University of British Columbia, Canada, has proposed a radical new theory about the expansion of the universe. …

How self-healing concrete could redefine the construction industry

Bio-concrete is dead concrete infused with bacteria that awaken when cracks appear. Then, they produce limestone that fills the cracks in a matter of …

Electric Concrete at Airports Could Save Us All From Winter Flight Delays

Every winter, icy and snowy runways cause hundreds of delays — or even cancelations — at airports across the country. But researchers at Iowa State …

Des Moines

U.S. Concrete CEO Sees Infrastructure Revenue Rising – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Real Yield<p>Bloomberg Real Yield focuses on global issues and events that directly affect debt markets. Host Jonathan Ferro discusses stories …

ETFs

This Complex Concrete Column Was Made Using 3D-Printed Formwork

While large-scale 3D printing for architecture continues to be a busy area of research, France-based company XtreeE has been using 3D printed …

New CO2-eating concrete takes less energy to produce

Richard Riman, an engineering and materials science professor at Rutgers University, has created an eco-friendly, lightweight concrete using reactive …

Discuss: Steel, Glass, Concrete, Wood—Do You Have a Preference?

It's the battle of the building materials.<p>For any project, building materials have a bearing on costs, structure, sustainability, durability, and aesthetics—to name but a few factors. From wood-clad homes that recede into the surrounding forest to glass cabins that provide 360-degree views, the end …

Architecture

Concrete Defects Could Become Strengths

By optimizing the imperfections in concrete, manufacturers could make the material tougher and stronger—allowing builders to use less of it. …