Pierre Kalitventzeff

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Stanford Professor Is Sounding the Alarm on Our Toxic, Modern Workplace

Jeffrey Pfeffer says the workplace could be the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States.<p>Jeffrey Pfeffer studied how workplace environments …

How to Use This $10 Billion Company's Idea-Generating Strategy at Your Startup

Consider these tips to use crowdsourcing at your company.<p>The leading minds in corporate innovation don't always work inside a corporation. Despite having a research and development budget in the millions, Goldcorp--a global leader in mining with a market cap over $10 billion--looks for its next …

9 Reasons to Leave Your Job

An anonymous Pinterest employee has a great job but experiences trust issues with a manager. Another anonymous employee works at an early stage …

Work-life Balance

The Harvard Business Review Entrepreneur's Handbook: Everything You Need to Launch and Grow Your New Business

Publication Date: <b>February 13, 2018</b><p>The one primer you need to develop your entrepreneurial skills. Whether you're imagining your new business to be the next big thing in Silicon Valley, a pivotal B2B provider, or an anchor in your local community, the "HBR Entrepreneur's Handbook" is your essential …

Entrepreneurship

8 signs of success that have nothing to do with money or fame

You're told you must be driven to make it to the top.<p>The truth is, you don't have to do anything. Contentment provides happiness just as much as success does.<p>If you want to strive to be successful, I applaud that, but it's easy to be seduced by ambition if you're not careful.<p>If you're not careful …

Motivation

I just read a great book on accomplishing more by doing less — here are my 5 best takeaways

How do some people achieve extraordinary levels of success when pursuing their passions while others chase their dreams but never reach any finish lines?<p>The secret, according to entrepreneur and bestselling author Gary Keller, is that they have one thing — a visionary goal for their lives — that …

Self-improvement

How to Design a School That Prioritizes Kindness and Caring

Countless schools across the nation strive to make character a feature of education. Whether through classes on social-emotional learning, …

Teaching

Science Says This 1 Daily Practice Can Literally Change Your Brain and Make You More Successful

Discover how mindfulness can change the way your brain works, making you more happy, efficient, and fulfilled in whatever you do.<p>Many people, especially those in the business world, see the word <i>mindfulness</i> or <i>meditation</i> and immediately freak out. It's hard to blame them. The terms have been thrust …

How Can You Tell You're a Good Leader? You Motivate Others By Doing These 4 Things Daily

Everybody has an opinion about the things that bosses do to motivate people. Lets simplify it down to the very things our human nature desires at work.<p>Have you noticed how everyone seems to have an opinion about motivation -- how one is motivated, and how leaders motivate their troops? It's such a …

When Schools Take Safety Too Far: The Origins of Zero-Tolerance Discipline

Most teachers, principals and even students will say a well-run classroom is crucial for learning to take place. But at the same time, school leaders …

Education

How Clear Expectations Can Inhibit Genuine Thinking in Students

<i>Excerpted with permission of the publisher Jossey-Bass, a Wiley brand, from Creating Cultures of Thinking: The 8 Forces We Must Master to Truly</i> …

Pedagogy

How One School Changed Culture From Within So Students Could Succeed

Like many parents, Nicole Hambric’s two kids are very different from one another. Her older daughter is a straight A student who did well in …

Teaching

What’s Happening In The Brain When Your Imagination Is Active?

Imagination is often associated with childhood, but that doesn’t mean the process is simple. Conjuring images that one has never seen before is more …

The Brain

How A Strengths-Based Approach to Math Redefines Who Is ‘Smart’

A group of young women who had graduated from high school between 1997 and 2006 sat at the front of the room crying and laughing about their …

Teaching

How to Help Students Develop a Love of Reading

Even though Laura Baumert’s son Andrew can choose whatever book he likes for the 20-minutes daily sustained silent reading program at his middle …

Three Tools for Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills

As the world economy shifts away from manufacturing jobs and towards service industry and creative jobs, there’s a consensus among parents, …

Teaching

What Neuroscience Can Tell Us About Making Fractions Stick

Fractions are a notoriously tricky part of elementary math education for many children. Too often teachers struggle to ensure students are grasping …

Mathematics

How Students Critiquing One Another’s Work Raises The Quality Bar

Too often, when students produce school work, they turn it into a teacher for a grade and move on. And after the teacher spends time evaluating the …

Teaching

Why We Need to Teach World History

<i>By Margaret Duncan, Ed.D. and Nina Kendall</i><p>We have a generation of children who know the hard choices families and communities make during an economic …

The Truth About the People You Can't Forgive

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

Positive Thinking

20-Minute Meals (We Aren't Kidding)

When it's you versus the clock, and scrambled eggs are not an option, turn to this totally new dinner salad—or any of the five superfast, delicious …

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8 Foods That Boost Your Body's Natural Detox Power

Don’t fall for a "detoxing" cleanse—your bod can already get rid of toxins. These food will help support the organs that do the heavy lifting.<p>Pricey juice cleanses that promise to help you detox are all the rage right now—but the idea that a liquid diet can help you eliminate harmful substances …

One Remarkably Simple Secret to Changing Bad Habits Forever

Need to change your behavior? Consult your inner caveman.<p>Few forces in our lives are as powerful as our habits. If you brush your teeth three times a day and can't imagine going to sleep without clean teeth, that's a habit that will preserve your dental health for a lifetime. If your workday ritual …

Neurotransmitters

© 2010 Peter Smith –Holistic Medicine Consultant- (version# 1/2013)<p>Whether an out of balance brain chemistry comes from the mind and emotions taxing …

Mental Health

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News That Inspires

<b>The Lonely Patience of Creative Work</b> <i>Jul 8--</i> Poet Rainier Maria Rilke believed that patience was vital to creative work: "Being an artist means, not …

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10 Huge Time-Wasting Mental Habits

To free up time and get more done, stop indulging in these completely futile mental activities.<p>All of us seem to feel as though we don't have enough time, but few of us consider that we're indulging in behaviors that suck up our time for no possible purpose. Here are 10 common time wasters that we …