Jessica Hicks

Editorial Fellow

Jessica Hicks is an editorial fellow at Thrive Global. She recently graduated from Lehigh University with a degree in journalism and sociology/anthropology with a minor in marketing. She previously served as a media fellow at the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, where she worked on blog and social media posts about thought leadership in the Silicon Valley, as well as the editor in chief of Lehigh University's student publication, The Brown and White. Jessica also served as a reporting intern at eMarketer. Jessica is thrilled to join Thrive Global as it strives to end the burnout epidemic and promote well-being among professionals, college students, and everyone, everywhere.
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Well-Being//

Knowing the Difference Between Reflection and Rumination Can Help You Better Manage Your Negative Thoughts

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

How to Minimize Stress When You’re Mediating Conflict at Work

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

Exactly How to Make a Tough Decision Easier and Less Stressful

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

The Compliment Sandwich Doesn’t Work, But the “Complaint Sandwich” Does — This Is Why

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

Research Finds the Key to Regulating Your Emotions; Here’s How to Apply It at Work

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

Here’s How to Respond With Empathy Without Saying, “I Know How You Feel”

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

Here’s How to Curb Your Impatience Once and for All, and Finally Feel Less Stressed

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

The Science-Backed Case for Not Sleeping In on Weekends

by Jessica Hicks, Carina Bonasera
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Try This Now//

Try This Now: Ask Yourself This One Question Before You Take a Photo With Your Phone

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

3 Workplace Habits That Actually Aren’t Productive — And What to Do Instead

by Jessica Hicks
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Wisdom//

3 Signs You’re Getting in the Way of Your Team’s Growth

by Jessica Hicks
Thrive on Campus//

An Open Letter to First-Generation College Students on How to Handle the Stress

by Jessica Hicks
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Community//

Here’s How to Get the Best Advice at Work

by Jessica Hicks
Community//

How to Cope When the Uncertainty in Your Life Gets You Stressed

by Jessica Hicks
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Community//

Here’s How To Maintain Relationships After a Family Member’s Divorce

by Jessica Hicks
Community//

Can Active Living Replace a Daily Workout?

by Jessica Hicks
Thrive on Campus//

I Tried Job Carving to Identify a Fulfilling Career Path — Here’s What I Learned About Myself

by Jessica Hicks
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Community//

A Family Member’s Addiction Can Have a Far-Reaching Impact — This Is How to Cope

by Jessica Hicks
Thrive on Campus//

Why College Is the Perfect Time to Pursue a Passion Project

by Jessica Hicks
Community//

Pecha Kucha Will Change the Way You Think About Presentations

by Jessica Hicks
Community//

How Gratitude Can Make Your Office a Better Place

by Jessica Hicks
Community//

This Orchestra Conductor’s Leadership Advice Will Change the Way You Think

by Jessica Hicks
Community//

How to Cope When You Get Stressful News During a Joyful Moment

by Jessica Hicks
Thrive on Campus//

Here’s How To Seek Out Support in a Gender-Imbalanced Major

by Jessica Hicks

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