Arianna Huffington
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Arianna Huffington is the chair, president, and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, and author of fourteen books.

In May 2005, she launched The Huffington Post, a news and blog site that quickly became one of the most widely-read, linked to, and frequently-cited media brands on the Internet. In 2012, the site won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting.

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 several boards, including HuffPost’s partners in Spain, the newspaper EL PAÍS and its parent company PRISA; Onex; The Center for Public Integrity; and The Committee to Protect Journalists.

Her 14th book, Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder was published by Crown in March 2014 and debuted at #1 on the New York Times Bestseller list.
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Taking the Third Metric Abroad: Redefining Success Goes Global

(156) Comments | Posted 30 July 2013 | (00:00)

Greetings from London. No, I'm not here to drop off a Royal Onesie, though I have offered to take George so Kate can catch a few hours of sleep. I'm actually here for The Huffington Post UK's first-ever women's conference, "The Third Metric: Redefining Success Beyond Money & Power," to...

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Ours is a Global Conversation

(5) Comments | Posted 30 November 2012 | (07:50)

The 165th edition of Who's Who brings together over 33,000 autobiographical entries from people of influence and interest in every area of public life. Featuring just over 1,000 entries new for this edition, Who's Who 2013, published on 3rd December 2012, celebrates the achievements of British Society. An invaluable research...

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How to Sleep Your Way to the Top - Literally

(11) Comments | Posted 28 October 2012 | (00:00)

The moment I knew I needed more sleep was four years ago, when I learned the value of sleep -- the hard way. I'd just returned home after a week of taking my daughter on a tour of colleges, and the ground rule was no BlackBerry during the day, so...

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Honouring the Memory of 9/11 by Honouring the Memory of 9/12

(5) Comments | Posted 11 September 2011 | (00:00)

Whenever I'm asked about my reaction to what happened on 9/11, as has happened quite a bit over the weeks leading up the 10th anniversary of the attacks, my mind flashes back to the moment when I first heard that the unthinkable had happened. I was at home in Los...

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Introducing HuffPost Tech UK

(2) Comments | Posted 8 September 2011 | (00:00)

The US and the UK may be, as George Bernard Shaw once said, two nations "separated by a common language," but they're definitely joined by a set of common problems: economic crises that have left millions unemployed or underemployed, an economic debate that has been hijacked by deficit and austerity...

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On 'Snow Flower', Female Friendship, and the Madness of High Heels

(10) Comments | Posted 11 July 2011 | (21:42)

I recently saw a screening of "Snow Flower", a film produced by Wendi Deng Murdoch and Florence Stone and directed by Wayne Wang (who also did "The Joy Luck Club"). The movie chronicles the friendship of two girls in 19th-Century China, and the bond between two of their descendants in...

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Introducing HuffPost UK... And Why We're Excited to Be Joining Your Thriving, Innovative Media Culture

(393) Comments | Posted 6 July 2011 | (05:51)

LONDON - I am delighted to be in London today for the first Huffington Post launch outside of North America: Welcome to HuffPost UK.

Britain has always held a very special place in my heart. I started (and finished) college here. I started (and finished)...

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