An Inside Look into Our New Logo

An Inside Look into Our New Logo

Community and connection are essential themes we seek to promote through bringing people together over shared experiences. These core aspects of our mission shape the kinds of services and features we provide to our communities around the globe.  In 2015, Thriver...

Platterz is now Thriver!

Platterz is now Thriver!

We’re thrilled to share with you that Platterz has officially rebranded to Thriver, and you can now find us at www.thriver.com After 5 great years, we’ve decided to update our name and brand to reflect our company’s evolution, and we couldn’t be more excited to...

How Employee Engagement Is Good For Business

How Employee Engagement Is Good For Business

How much does employee engagement matter for a company? Is there real value in making sure every employee feels engaged (i.e. connected, involved and enthusiastic) every day? In short, yes. A study from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School cites that...

5 Steps to Create a Feedback Culture

5 Steps to Create a Feedback Culture

A CEO I worked with had a mantra: Feedback is a gift. It made total sense when I received his praise (especially as someone who thrives on external validation) but I didn’t feel the same way about his criticism - until I realized how much his constructive feedback...

Women in Tech for the Win

Women in Tech for the Win

We’re proud to announce our most recent recipient of the Thriver Prize for Computer Science: Lana El Sanyoura! A huge inspiration for all women in tech, Lana is a University of Toronto graduate and recipient of the John H Moss Scholarship for her work in computer...