Thrive - A Brief History

Thrive is the result of a partnership between Optimum Talent, Canada’s largest, privately-owned and operated integrated talent management firm and CareerJSM, a global SaaS career management platform. Here is how we came to partner together and launch Thrive.

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Career Management Portal + Global Growth

Optimum Talent becomes the first career transition provider to use the CareerJSM platform as their Career Management Portal.

CareerJSM leverages Optimum Talent's network to enter USA, Australia, Hong Kong, and European markets.

Continued Growth + Transformation

Client feedback and the changing job market lead to discussions about reinventing the career transition industry.

The solution? Develop Thrive: the first Career Wellness Platform offering an entirely new approach to career transition that emphasizes upskilling, reskilling, and affordability.

Thrive launches in beta and surpass $50K in customer deposits before the official launch!



Thrive Launches!

Thrive partners with industry leaders to provide unparalleled choice to Job Seekers.

Fortune 500 companies begin to engage with our new model.

We can’t wait to see where Thrive takes us in 2019!


About Our Mission

Championing Career Wellness

Our mission is to provide amazing services to people at all stages of their career. Career Wellness is about more than just getting your next job, or even your next promotion. We deeply care about our users’ career paths and work to ensure they have access to great tools to help them Thrive.

Thrive is the first of its kind. It’s a marketplace for outplacement services combined with industry-leading, job-search management tools. It puts the focus back on what’s best for our clients and job-seekers, which is right where we think it should be.

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