Whatever else you can say about 2018, it certainly wasn’t boring. At Thrive Global, we’ve focused on sharing the stories that keep us engaged — with current events, technology, our jobs, our relationships, and with ourselves — and still thriving. Here are 10 of my favorite Thrive Global reads, covering topics ranging from Elon Musk, Anthony Bourdain, and “A Star is Born” to the profound shift in our relationship with technology and how to channel our outrage into meaningful change. Happy holidays to all and thanks for being a part of our community. Here’s to thriving in 2019!

An Open Letter to Elon Musk
You’re demonstrating a wildly outdated, anti-scientific and horribly inefficient way of using human energy.

13 Surprising Signs of Burnout You May Be Missing
Pay attention to these symptoms so you can stop burnout in its tracks.

Do Something Meaningful With All That Outrage
Lessons from the Civil Rights movement — and the Stoics — can help us channel our anger into change.

Why We Need Another Version of “Parts Unknown”
It’s never been harder to look into “Parts Unknown” inside ourselves, but it’s also never been more important.

The Trump Enablers are the Perfect Example of the Dangers of Defining Yourself by Your Job
If there was ever a time to resign on principle, this is it.

The Great Awakening
How our thinking about technology fundamentally changed, and where we go from here.

The Takeaway No One Is Talking About From “A Star Is Born”
Bradley Cooper’s new film has a reality check in store for women.

9 Eye-Opening Truths About the College Mental Health Crisis
Young millennials and Gen Z students report higher rates of anxiety and depression than ever before. We need to understand why so we can do something about it.

Silicon Valley Execs Are Banning Their Kids From Using the Devices They Created
The author of three explosive New York Times reports shares what most surprised her — and what we should all keep in mind.

Don’t Buy into the Backlash — The Science on Meditation Is Clear
One flawed study can’t diminish the benefits of meditation in the workplace.

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  • Arianna Huffington

    Founder & CEO of Thrive Global

    Arianna Huffington is the founder and CEO of Thrive Global, the founder of The Huffington Post, and the author of 15 books, including Thrive and The Sleep Revolution. In 2016, she launched Thrive Global, a leading behavior change tech company with the mission of changing the way we work and live by ending the collective delusion that burnout is the price we must pay for success.

    She has been named to Time Magazine's list of the world’s 100 most influential people and the Forbes Most Powerful Women list. Originally from Greece, she moved to England when she was 16 and graduated from Cambridge University with an M.A. in economics. At 21, she became president of the famed debating society, the Cambridge Union.

    She serves on numerous boards, including Onex, The B Team, JUST Capital, and Gloat.

    Her last two books, Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder and The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night At A Time, both became instant international bestsellers. Most recently, she wrote the foreword to Thrive Global's first book Your Time to Thrive: End Burnout, Increase Well-being, and Unlock Your Full Potential with the New Science of Microsteps.