Yara Abboud

Freelance Writer

As a research assistant, a former teacher, and medical representative, I write accurate education, lifestyle and social media articles. Also a freelance contributor to online and print Lebanese publications including Cloud961.com, Responsible Business and raseef22.com.

Lebanon

Portfolio

Education

Berytech

Marketing Hackathon: Bridging Real life Application with Academia | Berytech

Why leave creativity dormant behind university walls? Why not bring it to life to solve real life challenges that help local SMEs in the long run? These were the questions...

Cloud961

Catching up or not? It is only a matter of timeCloud961 | Cloud961

Yara Abboud Whether we like it or not, technology is changing the face of education. As Eric Shmidt says, "For most people on earth, the digital revolution hasn't started yet."...

Cloud961

Literacy and The Digital: Teach your children how to codeCloud961 | Cloud961

Yara Abboud Nowadays, literacy has taken a whole new definition. In our technological digital age, it is no longer sufficient to school our children with the 3 R's: reading,...

Cloud961

LEARNING HOW TO CODE ONLINECloud961 | Cloud961

The benefits of mastering coding as a professional adult. By Yara Abboud @slidingskater Teaching children how to code is great, but why should children be the only ones learning...

Events

Cloud961

TEDXBEIRUT CHANGES LENSES, SHARPENS PERSPECTIVESCloud961 | Cloud961

By Yara Abboud @slidingskater In a country plagued with inflation, youth unemployment, and unrest, it's become easy to fall victim to a pessimistic, fatalistic attitude. To get...

Cloud961

THE MICROSOFT NGO DAY: An attempt to enhance NGO capacitiesCloud961 | Cloud961

Yara Abboud Since the NGO sector is one of the fastest growing sectors in the Lebanese economy, it is no wonder that the minister of social affairs took notice of NGOs' needs to...

Cloud961

DGTL#U - Beirut:Cards, Payments, Banks & Retail in the Digital AgeCloud961 | Cloud961

By Yara Abboud @slidingskater Whether we like it or not, the "mobile wave" is on the go. Customer behavior is changing, and the pace of behavioral change is speeding up rather...

Arabadmag

October 2014

Joomla! - the dynamic portal engine and content management system

Diverse Issues

Cloud961

THE INTERNET: A MERE DISTRACTION OR SIMPLY A MIND SHAPER?Cloud961 | Cloud961

How does 'going online' impact our concentration levels and attention spans? Experts weigh in. By Yara Abboud @slidingskater Let's stop for a moment and take a break. Let's get...

Cloud961

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Which Online Make-up Artist Should I Go For?Cloud961 | Cloud961

Yara Abboud Appraising Lebanese make-up artists' online presence, a thorough report Whether you are a woman who loves putting on make-up, hates it or simply applies it on social...

Cloud961

HOW TO DEAL WITH THE ISSUE OF SEXTINGCloud961 | Cloud961

An updated parents guide for the modern digital world. By Yara Abboud @slidingskater In today's world of widespread social media connectivity, it's hard for parents to track...

Medium

Big Data

Opportunities and Challenges in the Middle East With the ever increasing amount of information generated every day, it's no wonder that the "Big Data" phenomenon has gained...

Responsible Business Magazine

The Growing Call for NGO Accountability

The rise in NGO popularity and growth can be traced back to the 1980s when public satisfaction with conventional politics decreased, and the perceived inability of domestic and...

Responsible Business Magazine

CSR & Social Media: Towards more Integration

CSR and Social Media

Academia

Exploring HR & Middle Manager's perception of Work Life Balance in Lebanese Banks

Exploring HR & Middle Manager's perception of Work Life Balance in Lebanese Banks

Arabic Content/Technology

رصيف22

تطبيقات زفاف أساسيّة ليومك الكبير

قبل ظهور الهواتف الذكيّة، كان التخطيط ليوم الزفاف مربكاً. وبالعودة إلى الوراء، جرت العادة أن تستخدم التقويمات الورقية والمكتوبة للقيام بالمهام. أما الآن، فالاستعداد ليوم الزفاف...