Author Archives: Cathryn Ruggiero

Evive Book Club Report: Contagious

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Our 2019 summer read was The New York Times Best Seller, Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger. An interesting take on why certain types of content become popular (and why others don’t), this book sparked a fun discussion in the Evive Book Club. Whether crafting messages rooted in behavioral science or sharing stories […]

Evive Book Club Report: The Art of Gathering

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We kicked off this year’s Evive Book Club with a favorite pick from one of our group’s co-founders. The highly recommended selection was The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why it Matters by Priya Parker. In the book, Parker taps into her many years of hosting, facilitating, and investigating gatherings of all kinds. […]

Why Love? The Story Behind the New Evive

In 2007, Peter Saravis and Prashant Srivastava set out to answer a question: why can’t healthcare be as accessible, clear, and friendly as everything else consumers use? Together, the two friends joined forces to create Evive, an ambitious startup that would go on to make healthcare more understandable and relevant to employees. Now, 10 years […]

Evive Hosts Compelling Panel Discussion on Benefits Engagement at NBGH Workforce Strategy 2017

On September 27, 2017, Evive joined forces with senior HR executives from Iron Mountain, Lowe’s, and PepsiCo for an engaging panel discussion at the NBGH Workforce Strategy 2017 conference. The session focused on identifying impactful ways to cover the last mile in connecting employees with their benefits, a topic that drew about 450 attendees. The […]