Loading... Please wait...

Blog

Peterson’s Latest Title Hits Home With Student Athletes

Posted by

Author Malte Kramer Uses Real-Life Experience to Help Athletes Balance College Priorities

Peterson's®, a Lincoln, Nebraska-based educational content company, today announced an upcoming title
addition to its line of publications for students. Play for Something provides student athletes with the
inspiration, strategies, and know-how to succeed in the classroom and beyond. Written by a Division I
basketball player who graduated as the valedictorian of his class, Malte Kramer covers various topics, including
study strategies, productivity theory, memory mastery, effective writing strategies, homesickness, and
networking.


Forwarded by Doug Christie, former NBA player, Play for Something is a must-read for anyone who balances
sports and study. This quick read tells it like it is – offering inspiration, insight, and know-how to help student
athletes harness their passion and prepare for a career beyond their sport.


"We are excited to include Play for Something in our lineup of student-focused publications," says Dominic
Rotondi, Peterson's Executive Director. "As an entrepreneur, former Division I basketball player, and 4.0
student, Malte Kramer provides student athletes with the encouragement and guidance to making their college
years work for them."


Play for Something will go on sale October 25, 2016. For more information on this title, please contact
PubMarketing@Petersons.com.


About the Author
Author Malte Kramer is a German-born athlete turned serial-entrepreneur, speaker, and author. He's the founder
of multiple ventures, including GIVVR, a unique fundraising and awareness platform for non-profits, and
Luxury Presence, a technology solution for luxury real estate agents. In 2010, Kramer came to the United States
on a basketball scholarship to attend Pepperdine University. Four years later, he graduated as the valedictorian
of his class with a perfect 4.0 GPA and a degree in economics. While still at Pepperdine, Kramer was admitted
as a deferred admit to Stanford Business School and will take his place in the class of 2018.

About Peterson's
Peterson's®, a Nelnet company, has been your trusted educational publisher for over 50 years. It's a milestone
we're quite proud of, as we continue to provide the most accurate, dependable, high-quality education content in
the field, providing you with everything you need to succeed. No matter where you are on your academic or
professional path, you can rely on Peterson's publications and its online information at Petersons.com for the
most up-to-date education exploration data, admissions resources, expert test prep and scholarship tools, and
the highest-quality career success resources – everything you need to achieve your goals.

PETERSON'S ANNOUNCES PUBLICATION FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS

Start Your Business on a Ramen Noodle Budget: 12 Lessons on Becoming a Young Entrepreneur When You are BrokePeterson's, a leading producer of college preparation and business information, today announced the June 14, 2016 publication of its newest book, Start Your Business on a Ramen Noodle Budget, by Queen of Ramen Noodle Startups and award-winning entrepreneur, Felecia Hatcher-Pearson. This quick-reading, [...]

Read More »


Peterson's Annouces New Resource to Help Parents Plan for their Child's Education

Plan and Finance Your Family's College Dreams: A Parent's Step-by-Step Guide from Pre-K to Senior YearPeterson's, a leading producer of college preparation information, in celebration of 529 Day, today announced the June 14, 2016 publication of their newest book, Plan and Finance Your Family's College Dreams: A Parent's Step-by-Step Guide from Pre-K to Senior Year. The latest addition to the [...]

Read More »


​COMING SOON: Start Your Business on a Ramen Noodle Budget

Start Your Business on a Ramen Noodle Budget: 12 Lessons on Becoming a Young Entrepreneur When You are BrokeAs colleges and universities across the globe are looking for new ways to empower their students with an entrepreneurial mindset, students with limited resources can learn ways to catapult their ideas into real ventures and create their [...]

Read More »


Peterson’s® New Teens’ Guide Designed to Help Teens Prepare for Life after High School

Author Justin Muchnick suggests students start early when it comes to making plans beyondhigh schoolEncouraging teenagers to think about their future may seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to. There are avariety of options available to teens after high school, including furthering their education and training, gettinga job, or entering the military—to name a few. [...]

Read More »


Two Students Receive $1,000 Scholarships for their Submissions to Scholarship Contest

July 22, 2015To view the full PR, visit:  http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/07/prweb12860991.htmPhillips Academy Andover student Justin Muchnick, author of The Boarding School Survival Guide, awarded $1,000 scholarships on Friday, July 17 to two students who applied for his boarding school scholarship contest. Muchnick has learned from experience that attending boarding school is not only a privilege, but also [...]

Read More »


Peterson's Author Offers Boarding School Scholarships

Third-year Phillips Academy Andover high school student and author of "The Boarding School Survival Guide" (Peterson’s 2014) Justin Muchnick is seeking submissions to award two $1,000 scholarships that are available to current or future boarding school students. "The Boarding School Survival Guide" – written by students for students – includes chapters written by current or [...]

Read More »


Peterson’s® Acquires The Dean Vaughn Total Retention System™

The Dean Vaughn Total Retention System™ series for healthcare education – Medical Terminology 350, Basic Human Anatomy and Dental Terminology – has been acquired by Peterson’s® Nelnet, LLC, a leading provider of education and career resources. "I am very excited that Peterson’s Publishing has acquired the exclusive publishing rights to our complete line of Total [...]

Read More »


The Financial Times "Readers’ Favourite Books of 2014" Article Features "Learn Work Lead: Things Your Mentor Won’t Tell You"

The Financial Times, one of the world’s leading business news organizations, highlights Learn Work Lead: Things Your Mentor Won’t Tell You, on its ”Readers’ Favourite Books of 2014” list. Written by Terri Tierney Clark, Learn, Work, Lead: Things Your Mentor Won’t Tell You is a cutting-edge career and job-search guide that offers professional women essential skills and expert advice [...]

Read More »


So You've Leaned In, Now What? Terri Tierney Clark Explains What Mentors Won’t Tell You

In today’s world, women’s career success relies on much more than just taking advice from a mentor, knowing how to network, and being proactive.Young professional women have to learn how to analyze career decisions for themselves and figure out what to do when their decisions don’t work out.Learn, Work, Lead:Things Your Mentor Won’t Tell You is a cutting-edge career and [...]

Read More »





Recent Updates

Sign up to our newsletter