Every month, Thrivner employees engage in a book club, with the selection rotating among each member of the team. Criteria for the books are that it must be non-fiction (good non-fiction), and it must relate to our clients, our company, and/or what we are doing. Some examples of the readings are:

We also include podcasts in our discussions; typically, we choose episodes of This Week in Startups. Some of our previous episodes are:

  • Episode #683: Nancy Lublin with the Crisis Text Line
  • Episode #681: Shivani Siroya, the founder of Tala.co
  • Episode #677: Chris Sacca, talking about Tala.co
  • Episode #651: Trello CEO Michael Pryor
  • Episode #637: Foursquare CEO Jeff Glueck

We follow How I Built This with Guy Raz as well. Those episodes are:

  • Patagonia: Yvon Chouinard