Spark | Mar 1, 2013 | 7:44
The Perks of Collaborative Consumption
People have shared and bartered for ages of course, but the internet lets us do this on a grand scale. We’re now able to deal peer-to-peer to match one person’s “haves” with another’s “wants” in ways and on a scale that is totally unprecedented. From ride sharing, to home-sharing ventures like Air BnB, Rachel Botsman talks about how in an economy built on collaboration, our reputation could be our most valuable asset.