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Trust and the Wealth of Nations

OECD | Posted 07.04.2014 | World
OECD

By Carolyn Ervin In the 17th arrondissement of Paris you can walk past a bust of the 19-20th century French writer, Tristan Bernard. It carries a m...

7 Happiness Lessons I Learned From My Mother

Judi Sheppard Missett | Posted 07.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Judi Sheppard Missett

My mother shaped the woman I would become, the family I would create and the business I would build. In this month that celebrates motherhood, I'd like to share some of my mother's best advice.

Why Just Survive... Thrive at Work

Charles J. Alaimo | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Charles J. Alaimo

We are each different, and the way we choose to Thrive can also vary. There were so many takeaways from the Thrive conference, but, for me, what resonated is how "connected" we all are. This inhibits thinking and seeing the forest from the trees.

Defending the Defenseless Is Wisdom to Thrive

Catherine Nagle | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Catherine Nagle

We will not come into our own authentic power as grace-filled human beings until we first are able to give ourselves to others. Perhaps, we would not have to live through such great tragedies if we opened our hearts with love the way God intended.

Thriving in the Social Sector

Nell Derick Debevoise | Posted 07.01.2014 | Impact
Nell Derick Debevoise

Arianna's message -- and specific tips -- about well-being should be directed with special attention to not-for-profit and social enterprise professionals ... Enabling them to take care of themselves first will allow them to more effectively take care of the people they aim to serve.

11 Scents That Can Do Wonders For Your Well-Being

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 04.26.2014 | Healthy Living

To most people, a smell isn't just a fragrance -- it's a memory. When you get a whiff of chocolate chip cookies, you may think of baking in your Mom's...

LOOK: How To Lead A Thriving Life

Posted 05.08.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

WATCH: The One Thing You Can Do To Improve Your Health

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 04.24.2014 | Healthy Living

We all know that eating well and exercising are key factors to living a healthy life -- but is there another way that we can drastically improve our w...

The Case For Loving Your Enemies

Charlotte Lieberman | Posted 06.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Charlotte Lieberman

Here are five basic tips to help us all recognize the power of compassionate communication -- with our colleagues, clients and ourselves (and well, everybody else).

A Second Opportunity

Lewis Michael Senior | Posted 06.21.2014 | Education
Lewis Michael Senior

When I first read Thrive by Arianna Huffington, I could only marvel at the similarities to her story and my own. It's only 12 years ago I found myse...

How the Third Metric Brought Me Unconditional Love

Maya Mathias | Posted 06.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Maya Mathias

I believe though, as Huffington posits in Thrive, that coincidences are the miracles that God performs anonymously.

Redefining Success Through Well-Being

Heath Jones | Posted 06.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Heath Jones

The great thing about well-being is that it is ours, and only we have the power to change it.

My Toddler Taught Me How to Be Still

Janelle Capra | Posted 06.18.2014 | Parents
Janelle Capra

How is it that a toddler who is known for being all over the place was so happy to be still and in the moment?

Wake-Up Calls Inspired My Change From Overdrive and Sleep Deprived

Jane Shure | Posted 06.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Shure

My wake-up call marching orders were clear: No more late nights on the computer. The computer would need to be turned off at 10:30 p.m. rather than 12:00 a.m.

5 Good Reasons To Work Out Outside

Judi Sheppard Missett | Posted 06.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Judi Sheppard Missett

Now is the perfect time to start taking advantage of the warmer weather. Whether you opt for the stationary bike or your mountain bike this spring, I commend you for continuing to exercise and encourage you to get outdoors once in a while to enjoy nature while getting a stellar workout!

The Secret to Authentic Success

Dr. F. Emelia Sam | Posted 06.03.2014 | Women
Dr. F. Emelia Sam

Obtaining authentic success requires an ongoing honest assessment of your current state of affairs. Consider the spouse who won't leave a terrible marriage for the sake of keeping the family together or the person who holds onto a job she despises.

The No. 1 Key to Living and Dying Well

Judith Johnson | Posted 06.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

As long as we live, it is never too late to be ourselves and to make peace with our choices and the people in our life (past or present). So, if you want to live and die really well, befriend, honor, and love yourself madly and deeply.

Biblical Third Metric Quotes Show How Ancient Wisdom Can Help Redefine Modern Measures Of Success

Posted 03.31.2014 | Religion

The four pillars of the "Third Metric" initiative provide a foundation on which to build a successful life that achieves satisfaction beyond goals of ...

WATCH: A Closer Look At Well-Being

Posted 03.28.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

In celebration of Arianna Huffington's latest book, "Thrive," HuffPost Live is examining the power of the four pillars of the Third Metric -- well-bei...

The Keys To Thrive With Well-Being: Stress Less & Sleep!

Posted 03.28.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

HuffPost Live is looking at the four pillars of the Third Metric this week in conjunction with the release of Arianna Huffington's newest book "Thriv...

Lessons From Chade-Meng Tan, Google's Jolly Good Fellow

Emily Tess Katz | Posted 03.28.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Chande-Meng Tan's official job title at Google used to be "engineer"; these days, it's "jolly good fellow." Tan's official job description at Goog...

7 Ways to Avoid Loneliness

Margaret Paul, Ph.D. | Posted 05.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

While we can connect somewhat with another intellectually, this is not what takes away loneliness. Loneliness vanishes when we connect with each other from our hearts.

Success Is Abundance Within

Maaretta Tukiainen | Posted 05.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Maaretta Tukiainen

In my life as a TV boss, I had an abundance of power -- or that's what people thought I had. That's what they wanted to meet me for. Of course, all I had was an image of power in their heads, nothing more. Real power is rooted somewhere much deeper.

Re-Thinking Intelligence

Mitchell J. Rabin | Posted 05.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Mitchell J. Rabin

We love intelligence, we respect intelligence and we laud it. We also have a bevy of assumptions around this intangible, ineffable but very powerful...

Passion, Perseverance and Our Expanding Definition of Success

Robert 'Reb' Rebele | Posted 05.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Robert 'Reb' Rebele

If you have a clearly identified passion that already fits well with the rest of your life, grit seems likely to work in your favor. For the rest of us, though, the answer is less clear. We may first need to spend some time understanding our own definition of success.