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Jordan Jayson is the VP of Brand Strategy and Development for The Huffington Post

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Poppin's 'Work Happy' Slogan Starts With Its Own Employees

(0) Comments | Posted October 17, 2014 | 12:05 PM

Office design can have a real impact on workplace happiness and productivity. Everything from plants and pets to open work spaces can make a difference in how we work -– and in how we feel about our work. Knowing this, the office supply company...

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POLL: Which Would You Rather Leave Home Without --Your Smartphone Or Your Wallet?

(0) Comments | Posted October 14, 2014 | 2:35 PM

A couple of weeks ago, I had a pretty severe bout of forgetfulness when, on a Monday, I left my phone at home. Then, that Tuesday, I forgot to bring my wallet to work. Can you guess which one I couldn't get through the day without?

I couldn't even...

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The Good In The Greek System -- And Why It's Worth Saving

(11) Comments | Posted September 25, 2014 | 2:55 PM

Miss America, Kira Kazantsev, made headlines this week for getting kicked out of her sorority over an email in which she claims making an event 'scary' for pledges was a joke. The spotlight was immediately put on sororities and specifically, hazing.

There seems to be a systematic...

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Looking To The World Of Sports To Solve Workplace Burnout

(2) Comments | Posted September 24, 2014 | 1:08 PM

By now, stress, burnout, and 24/7 connectivity have become accepted realities of the American workplace. And beyond the toll this takes on our health, the impact of working around-the-clock also has effects on companies and the bottom line. According to a Gallup study last year on the State...

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This Company Is Taking A Radical Approach To Work-Life Balance

(8) Comments | Posted September 9, 2014 | 1:10 PM

Most of the American workforce has been conditioned to feel guilty about asking the boss for time off - whether for a vacation, a doctor's visit, or to see their kid in a school play. As HuffPost's Jillian Berman recently wrote, "Americans Are Too Afraid And Stressed To...

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Why Etsy Encourages Employees To Take Extracurricular Classes -- On The Company's Dime

(0) Comments | Posted August 12, 2014 | 4:22 PM

This article is part of a series highlighting companies that aim to improve employee well-being. If you would like to recommend a company or share the story of how a workplace well-being program helped you, please email us at thirdmetric@huffingtonpost.com.

Etsy has found a way to help employees feel passionate...

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How Finding My Father's iPhone Helped Me Mourn His Death

(11) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 10:26 AM

I recently flew down to the Virgin Islands to bury my father. As I was sifting through his very few belongings in the tiny room he had been inhabiting for the last 25 years, I found an old iPhone. It was like opening a treasure chest filled with digital artifacts...

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Introducing The 5 Day Program To Find Happiness At Work

(0) Comments | Posted March 10, 2014 | 2:18 PM

We’ve all heard the saying, “If you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life.” Yet, most people find work unfulfilling. According Gallup’s “State of The Global Workplace” report, more than half of the employees surveyed say they’re not engaged in their work.

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About Time: The Movie That Taught Me Worrying Is a Waste of Time

(10) Comments | Posted October 30, 2013 | 11:57 AM

Last night, HuffPost hosted a special screening for the movie About Time -- a touching story that is quite literally about time. The director of the film, Richard Curtis (known for Love Actually and Four Weddings and a Funeral) says this is his most personal work to date. The story...

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Prioritizing Your Health in Your Work-Life Balance

(2) Comments | Posted February 1, 2013 | 3:48 PM

I recently came back from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where one of the biggest trends coming out of the show was Digital Health. I watched a cutting-edge panel about the Digital Health Revolution, where one of the panelists, Dr. Reed Tuckson, said that we need to "...make...

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