The sharing economy is maturing. It’s big enough for the government to take notice and participants are strong enough to begin working together. Before this space crystallizes further, it’s a good time to reflect on what's possible. The opportunity to shape the direction of this movement may soon pass.
PROFOUND article. Please read it, as the crowdfunding explosion is a member of the sharing movement, and it looks, to me at least, that we have rushed to regulate with only the story of money leading the way. Ideas and community are the forces behind crowdfunding. Let's hope the SEC rulings for th eJOBS Act do not inadvertently make it difficult to share your dollars with people who need them.