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Sharing economy review: terms of reference

Sharing economy review: terms of reference | The Office | Scoop.it
The sharing economy is about sharing your possessions, time and skills with people through online peer-to-peer marketplaces.
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UK Ready to Embrace the "Airbnb Economy" - The Airbnb Public Policy Blog

This morning, the United Kingdom announced an ambitious plan to embrace the sharing economy and communities like Airbnb.
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Yves Béhar: 'I'm a designer of ideas' - Telegraph.co.uk

Yves Béhar: 'I'm a designer of ideas' - Telegraph.co.uk | The Office | Scoop.it
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Yves Béhar: 'I'm a designer of ideas'
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'Seventy per cent of meetings happen at the desk but no one has built a furniture system where the desk is a place to collaborate.
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Trust, Insurance and Regulation in the Sharing Economy

Trust, Insurance and Regulation in the Sharing Economy | The Office | Scoop.it
Trust, Insurance and Regulation Ensuring the Sharing Economy delivers on its potential  Join us for breakfast and a panel discussion with: David Pope, European Marketing Director - Jumio  Graeme Trudgill, Executive Director - British...
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Data point: Younger people use libraries more but value them less

Data point: Younger people use libraries more but value them less | The Office | Scoop.it
Younger generations use libraries more...my thought: perhaps cuz of millennial's familiarity w/ "the sharing economy" http://t.co/OjqJXQOpgY
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36 Things You Can Share to Save Money

36 Things You Can Share to Save Money | The Office | Scoop.it
Does every family on the block need their very own snow blower? Surely your babysitter could watch someone else's child at the same time. And do you really need to own a power drill or just use one every so often?...
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How the internet of things will change the way we do business - TechRadar UK

How the internet of things will change the way we do business - TechRadar UK | The Office | Scoop.it
How the internet of things will change the way we do business TechRadar UK In this world of 'fractional ownership', collaborative consumption model businesses are the facilitators, enabling you to access other people's products and possessions, for...
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The Sharing Economy

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Something Economy: seems like a popular trend - stick a word in front of economy and use it to describe the next big thing. Some of these words are: Peer, Maker, Sharing, Gig, Collaborative, Green,...
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Collaborative consumption

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By pouring more energy into building partnerships with customers around their products' life before and after purchase, brands can work towards gaining back ground from online sharing platforms… (Collaborative consumption
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Toyota tests ride-sharing with its electric vehicles

Toyota tests ride-sharing with its electric vehicles | The Office | Scoop.it
"The sharing economy" is a buzzword that's thrown around to talk about services like AirBnB and Lyft, and now it looks as if Toyota wants in on the
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Bargain Britain - ITV News

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Bargain Britain
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Jonathan Maitland also takes on a collaborative consumption challenge - spending a whole day immersed in what is known as Britain's 'sharing economy'.
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Venture Capitalists Can Be a Blessing or a Curse

Venture Capitalists Can Be a Blessing or a Curse | The Office | Scoop.it
When entrepreneurs opt for this type of investment, they run the risk of losing control.
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Car2go acquires RideScout, adds all sorts of transportation options to carsharing program

Car2go acquires RideScout, adds all sorts of transportation options to carsharing program | The Office | Scoop.it
Car2go and Moovel acquire RideScout to make getting around in a city even easier with lots of options, from bikeshare to the bus.
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How should we regulate the sharing economy?

How should we regulate the sharing economy? | The Office | Scoop.it
The increasing ability of people to exchange goods, services and labour directly, via online platforms, is transforming how modern economies operate.
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Sharing Economy Review

An Independent Review of the Sharing Economy for the UK Government
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This is a video introduction taken from Debbie Wosskow's UK Sharing Economy Review microsite - where everyone can also complete a survey and/or post their comments.

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Government poised to embrace the Airbnb economy - Telegraph.co.uk

Government poised to embrace the Airbnb economy - Telegraph.co.uk | The Office | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Government poised to embrace the Airbnb economy Telegraph.co.uk As part of its focus on building a nation of entrepreneurs – a key plank in the Coalition's economic growth policies – the Government is expected to launch a major...
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Insurance in the Sharing Economy

Many say that the sharing economy is “the triumph of access over ownership.” It offers a fast and efficient way for owners and renters to connect through digit…
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UK Churches able to help community with Park at my House - Collaborativ

UK Churches able to help community with Park at my House - Collaborativ | The Office | Scoop.it
Local churches don’t have many opportunities to make extra money. Besides asking for donations and tithes, where else can they generate income? Two local churches within Greater London have had no trouble at all with this. The largest private parking website in the world,  Park At My House, has helped two very small churches become […]
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53 Million Freelancers Shape the New Economy

53 Million Freelancers Shape the New Economy | The Office | Scoop.it
As the new economy grows, so too does the number of freelancers. A recent study, conducted by the independent research firm Edelman Berland and commissioned by Freelancers Union and Elance-oDesk, found that there are 53 million freelancers adding $715 billion annually to the U.S. economy.

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Four Ways the GOP Can Become the Party of the Sharing Economy - Forbes

Four Ways the GOP Can Become the Party of the Sharing Economy - Forbes | The Office | Scoop.it
Four Ways the GOP Can Become the Party of the Sharing Economy
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The sharing economy has released an entrepreneurial zeal in legions of Americans who haven't run a business since their childhood lemonade stand.
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Sharing Economy

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Infographic: Understanding the Sharing Economy
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Toyota | Personal Mobility

Toyota | Personal Mobility | The Office | Scoop.it
A showcase of some of the new alternative modes of transportation Toyota designed for ease of use and fun. Global Website of Toyota Motor Corporation - company information, IR information, environment / social activities.
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Tonight on The Independents: The Sharing Economy - Hit & Run : Reason.com

Tonight on The Independents: The Sharing Economy - Hit & Run : Reason.com | The Office | Scoop.it
Who's the last first person you'd want driving you around for a fee? That's right, Kennedy: Our hostess’s participation in e-hailing is just one of
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Vanessa Timmer: An Economy We Share

Vanessa Timmer: An Economy We Share | The Office | Scoop.it
Share and share alike: Vanessa Timmer on the merits of the collaborative economy.
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Have your say: the sharing economy debate

Do you think the sharing economy will turn into a $335bn opportunity, or is it just a passing fad?
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