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A new approach to stuff, based on accessing, sharing, using and renting rather than owning things you rarely use
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How 'Collaborative Consumption' Is Transforming Startups

How 'Collaborative Consumption' Is Transforming Startups | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Collaborative consumption market places are everywhere: media, car rental, lodging, staffing, textbooks, apparel, custom graphic design and even finance.
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Neighborliness is latest venture for OpenTable founder Templeton - In Other News - Crain's Chicago Business

Neighborliness is latest venture for OpenTable founder Templeton - In Other News - Crain's Chicago Business | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

OhSoWe allows users to get to know their neighbors and share items, such as tools or folding chairs, instead of buying them. They also can tap the site to plan events.

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'Collaborative Consumption Family Dinner' at Restaurant in San Fran area

'Collaborative Consumption Family Dinner' at Restaurant in San Fran area | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Welcome to our group's third Grubwithus!

The first two dinners sold out faster than you could say Collaborative Consu-----so reserve your seat now!
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Africa: The era of collaborative consumption has arrived | Techzim

Africa: The era of collaborative consumption has arrived | Techzim | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
A new wave is sweeping across developed countries and can make a big impact in Africa. For those who thought group buying was the last big goldmine in ecommerce, collaborative consumption has triggered a new and sustainable rush.
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Wishi combines fashion with collaborative consumption | RER Group

Wishi combines fashion with collaborative consumption | RER Group | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Wear It Share It (Wishi) is a Facebook app that allows people to upload photos of their clothes and accessories

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Roundup of Social Lending News – February 4, 2012

Roundup of Social Lending News – February 4, 2012 | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Every Saturday, Social Lending Network brings you the latest news from the world of peer to peer lending.

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Sharon Schneider, Founder & CEO of Good Karma Clothing for Kids (INTERVIEW)

Sharon Schneider, Founder & CEO of Good Karma Clothing for Kids (INTERVIEW) | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Interview: Sharon Schneider is the Founder and CEO of Good Karma Clothing for Kids, a monthly subscription service that offers upcycled, like-new clothes for ...

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Collaborative Consumption Discussion Group on Skilio

Collaborative Consumption Discussion Group on Skilio | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Collaborative Consumption Discussion Group on Skilio

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TechCrunch | Why The Collaborative Consumption Revolution Might Be As Significant As The Industrial Revolution (TCTV)

TechCrunch | Why The Collaborative Consumption Revolution Might Be As Significant As The Industrial Revolution (TCTV) | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Everything, it seems, is becoming collaborative. From Airbnb to RentCycle to Zipcar, we are swapping our cars, our homes, even our clothes with each other.
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3 Social Enterprise Networks Raise Funding

3 Social Enterprise Networks Raise Funding | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Social Enterprise Network Raises $750 Million. A social enterprise network comprised of foundations, social venture funds and international de...

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Rent Textbooks. Buy Textbooks. Cheap Textbook Rentals for College | Chegg.com

Rent Textbooks. Buy Textbooks. Cheap Textbook Rentals for College | Chegg.com | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Rent or buy textbooks online at Chegg.com and save hundreds of dollars. All our textbooks come with a 21 day Any Reason guarantee.
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Closet Swap App: Trade Clothes With Your Facebook Friends | Bit Rebels

Closet Swap App: Trade Clothes With Your Facebook Friends | Bit Rebels | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
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In down economy, sharing takes off - Video on mnsbc.com

In down economy, sharing takes off - Video on mnsbc.com | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Video on msnbc.com: Sharing, swapping and renting – from homes to garden rakes to children’s toys -- are increasing popular with American consumers. NBC’s Craig Melvin reports.
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The Rise of Social Media and Collaborative Consumption [Infographic]

The Rise of Social Media and Collaborative Consumption [Infographic] | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Collaborative Consumption describes the rapid explosion in swapping, sharing, bartering, trading and renting being reinvented through the latest technologies and peer-to-peer marketplaces in ways and on a scale never possible before.
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Sharing: Culture and the Economy in the Internet Age

Sharing: Culture and the Economy in the Internet Age | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

This site hosts the augmented edition of Sharing: Culture and the Economy in the Internet Age, a book by Philippe Aigrain

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The Sharing Economy: Are Marketers Missing Out?

The Sharing Economy:  Are Marketers Missing Out? | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Wednesday February 8 1pm–2pm (CST)

Eventbrite page includes a cute little 1 minute video on The Sharing Economy.

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Predictions of a big year for Collaborative Consumption in Australia | Exchange Yourself!

Predictions of a big year for Collaborative Consumption in Australia | Exchange Yourself! | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

"Recently, the newsletter from the folks at www.collaborativeconsumption.com hit my inbox. It was the first for the year and highlighted four areas to watch in the Collaborative Consumption space in 2012. No Australian examples made it into the list, so I thought I might take this opportunity to give the Aussie collcons space a bit of luuuurve!"

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The Social Business: Libraries – hubs for collaborative consumption?

Could libraries become hubs for collaborative consumption?

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Consumer sharing directory - Consumer sharing - CHOICE

Consumer sharing directory - Consumer sharing - CHOICE | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

Consumer sharing directory -
Consumer sharing is growing in popularity to meet today's buyer demands.

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Video Games Enter The World of Collaborative Consumption

Video Games Enter The World of Collaborative Consumption

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Tradepal Blog • Five Ways Smartphone Growth Will Fuel Collaborative Consumption

Tradepal Blog • Five Ways Smartphone Growth Will Fuel Collaborative Consumption | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it

While smartphones increase our ability to influence people, places and things through peer-to-peer sharing and location-based services,...

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With Infographic, Airbnb Turns Boring Facts Into Masterful Marketing

With Infographic, Airbnb Turns Boring Facts Into Masterful Marketing | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
The company has experienced meteoric growth over the last year, fueled by global expansion. And they're good at telling the story.
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When Collaborative Consumption Fails | Social Marketing by @ericschwartzman

When Collaborative Consumption Fails | Social Marketing by @ericschwartzman | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
The business model known as collaborative consumption -- where buyers and sellers trade without intermediaries through an online community marketplaces -- has...
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Airbnb listers in New York average $21k a year

Airbnb listers in New York average $21k a year | Collaborative Consumption Resources | Scoop.it
Airbnb, a marketplace for living spaces, has a New York footprint so large that there's at least one Airbnb rental on every city block, co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky said at the Digital Life Desi...
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