BERLIN, Germany — Aug. 22, 2022 — Modern Learning & Skills platform, THRIVE, has joined forces with Blinkist, the world’s #1 microlearning app, to complement its Content Club offering. Aligned to Content Club’s visually rich content created for work and life, consumer microlearning experts Blinkist will provide the added ability to consume on the go, with short, mobile-first resources summarising popular books and podcasts.
Blinkist takes the key ideas from 5,500+ bestselling nonfiction books and podcasts and narrows them down into ‘Blinks’; made-for-mobile resources that can be read or listened to in 15 minutes or less. It features 27 categories for personal and professional growth, from management and leadership to sexual relationships and psychology, with 40 new titles added each month.
The partnership with Blinkist will enable THRIVE to offer users even more learning content that is aligned to their development and interests, easily consumable, and available when and where they need it. They will have access to Blinks from best-selling books such as:
- Atomic Habits
- The 5 AM Club
- How To Talk To Anyone
- 12 Rules For Life
- Thinking, Fast and Slow
- Zero to One
- How to Win Friends and Influence People in the Digital Age
- Think and Grow Rich
- The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
Blinkist CEO, Holger Seim said of the partnership;
“Blinkist and THRIVE have a shared vision: support employees to invest in understanding themselves, the people, perspectives and world around them – and growth follows. Our audio-first app is helping millions fit learning in their lives, wherever and whenever they have a few minutes to spare. We look forward to giving THRIVE customers instant access to powerful ideas and inspiration for work and life with our ever-relevant selection of nonfiction books and podcasts.”
THRIVE CEO, Sean Reddington added;
“We’re really excited to be partnering with Blinkist, to give customers access to even more rich, easily-consumable content. We’re all about seeking to build on how our customers enable amazing learning in their organisations, and we know from talking to them that learning in the flow of work across a huge range of topics, when and where it suits learners, is something that’s definitely on their wishlist. We’re looking forward to being able to offer them more of that through this integration with Blinkist.”
THRIVE helps forward-thinking L&D teams ditch their outdated learning management system and build totally addictive learning experiences that enable your organisation to share knowledge and upskill collaboratively.
Our Learning Platform, Data Lab and Content Club are already helping teams around the world upskill, connect and collaborate, including Sky, DECIEM, Sysco, Nandos, Ted Baker, Krispy Kreme, Huel and Bally’s Interactive.