Tag: Sharing Economy
The sharing economy offers opportunities for emerging markets, megacities, and the rising middle class, but we need more collaboration across sectors—and the impact investment community.
Understanding the division within the sharing economy is an essential step toward engaging the values-driven segment of that economy with our social change missions.
We need to shift from a focus on production to impact, and leverage principles of platforms, networks, community, and co-creation.
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Earlier this month, a group backed by companies including Airbnb and Taskrabbit began urging users to petition for changes in regulation—will politicians uphold the rules or loosen them? Or is there is a third option?
The sharing economy is creating new business models, forcing traditional for-profit businesses to adapt or fall behind. The same will hold true for the social sector.
Business model innovation is more important today than new technology innovation if we want to stave off the worst impacts of climate change.