Why Sharing is Powerful and Important.

  why Sharing economy?:...

  why Sharing economy?: Share and share alike? The sharing economy isn’t just a way for you to save money—it can also save the environment. Uber, Lyft, and others shave the number of cars on the road. Leftover and Food Runners claim they’re finding a place for all of our wasted food. Listia helps you […]

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Sharing Economy is dead, and we killed it.

“How many of you...

“How many of you own a power drill?” Rachel Botsman, the author of the book The Rise Of Collaborative Consumption, asked the audience at TedxSydney in 2010. Predictably, nearly everyone raised his or her hand. “That power drill will be used around 12 to 15 minutes in its entire lifetime,” Botsman continued with mock exasperation. […]

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Tryilo:The Environmental Case for the Sharing Economy

From rising carbon emissions...

From rising carbon emissions to political gridlock in Washington, Americans haven’t had much cause to hold their heads high during the climate debate. Listening to former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson at the New York Forum on Sunday, the future sounded pretty bleak. Paulson drew attention to the potentially devastating impact of climate change as laid […]

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What is the Sharing Economy?

Debating the Sharing...

Debating the Sharing Economy The “sharing economy” has attracted a great deal of attention in recent months. Platforms such as Airbnb and Uber are experiencing explosive growth, which, in turn, has led to regulatory and political battles. Boosters claim the new technologies will yield utopian outcomes—empowerment of ordinary people, efficiency, and even lower carbon footprints. […]

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The Sharing Economy: Why it Works and How to Join?

The sharing or collaborative,...

The sharing or collaborative, an economy is a new type of business built on the concept of shared resources. This ability to share what is available allows customers to access goods or services when they are needed, rather than having to purchase them “just in case” they need them. Built on the focus on sustainability […]

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