Cristina Peter

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Stanford’s Most Popular Class Isn’t Computer Science–It’s Something Much More Important

It’s called “Designing Your Life,” a course that’s part throwback, part foreshadowing of higher education’s future.<p>Before Kanyi Maqubela became an investment partner at the Collaborative Fund, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on social enterprises, he was a typical Stanford student in …

The Quiet Workout: A Killer Home Routine That Won’t Annoy Your Neighbors

Between an insane work or school schedule, a freak thunderstorm, and crowded locker rooms, exercising at home can easily trump trudging to the gym. …

How LinkedIn Helps Women Shatter The Glass Ceiling

LinkedIn is no longer an add-on career management activity; it has become essential for anyone who is serious about career advancement. And for women, who comprise only 23 of the S&P 500’s CEOs according to Catalyst, LinkedIn is poised to become a sledgehammer that will help tear down the glass …

DIY Protein Bars: Healthy Bars In 5 Easy Steps

It's a recurrent scene at health food stores worldwide: people parked on the protein bar aisle reading the ingredient list and macronutrient …

The Top 50 Best Books for Teachers

There are a LOT of great books for teachers out there. Picking just fifty is no easy feat but we’ve done our best to cover the best books for …

18 Super-Simple Ways To Lose Weight For Life

<i>Photo by Peter Dressel/Getty Images</i><p>Studies show that the simpler your diet, the easier it is to stick to over the long haul. Follow these steps to streamline your plan and shed unwanted pounds for good.<p><b>1. Make friends with your scale.</b><br>If you want to lose weight, think of your scale as a friend, not …

What impact? 5 ways to put research into practice in the 1-to-1 classroom

Technology in the classroom has had a long and chequered history. Traditionally, the debate around its utility has been dominated by bouncy edtech …

4 Exercises to Lift Your Boobs

Get ready to bust a move—and boost your bust.<p>Nothing short of surgery or gaining body fat can actually increase the size of your breasts. As for making them <i>look</i> bigger, well, that's why the chunk of change we spend on bras each year is larger than the GDP of Iceland.<p>Push-ups and padding aren't your …

A Power-Packed Guide to Motivation: How to Motivate Yourself to Take Positive Action

23 Pieces of Life-Changing Wisdom You Can Learn from Your Everyday Life

12 books every leader should read

I have been maintaining – and occasionally updating — a list of “Books That Every Leader Should Read” on my Work Matters blog since 2011. These are …

The 5 Best TED Talks for Teachers

December 18, 2014<br>TED talks are invaluable resources for teachers professional development. They cover a wide variety of education related topics and …

Hello 2014: 21 Ways to Live a Resilient Life

Here are 21 ways to lead a resilient life:<p><b>1. Set healthy boundaries that work for you and not everyone else.</b> Put this phrase at the top of your healthy, self-loving boundary setting list: "That doesn't work for me." If others don't understand your boundaries, so what? You are not creating them for …

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