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Crowd-Based Capitalism? Empowering Entrepreneurs in the Sharing Economy

Companies need to be thinking about how the changes associated with a sharing economy are going to affect their business models, says Arun …

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Catch A Ride Without Uber? Book A Room Without Airbnb? That's Fermat's Vision

, Forbes Staff<p>What is typically thought of as the peer-to-peer or sharing economy — think Uber or Airbnb — could some day become so peer-to-peer that drivers and riders or hosts and guests connect to each other directly through their smart phones and ditch those companies as middlemen.<p>Or so goes …

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The gig economy: Distraction or disruption

Explore<p>Create and download a custom PDF<p>Watch the related video<p>Explore the related infographic<p>From the increasing use of contingent freelance workers …

Shared, Collaborative and On Demand: The New Digital Economy

A number of new commercial online services have emerged in recent years, each promising to reshape some aspect of the way Americans go about their …

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Sharing economy to triple by 2020

The so-called sharing economy will be worth more than $20 billion a year by 2020 according to Juniper Research.<p>The $20.4 billion figure is three …

“No reason” Airbnb and Uber can’t be sold via GDS | Travel Daily Asia

<b>Airbnb, Uber and other shared economy companies could be incorporated into the GDS in future, if there was demand for it, Travelport has …

Shared Mobility Will Be $2 Trillion Market By 2030

<b>Published on</b> June 5th, 2016 | <i>by Steve Hanley</i><p>0<p>June 5th, 2016 by <b>Steve Hanley</b><p>Shared mobility is the new paradigm for vehicles. Autonomous cars. Self …

UK’s Key Sharing Economy Sectors Could Deliver £140 Billion by 2025

Total transactions for the UK’s five most prominent sharing economy sectors – collaborative finance, peer-to-peer accommodation, peer-to-peer …

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Blockchain and the sharing economy 2.0

We are at the beginning of the blockchain technology cycle. Bitcoin was the first and most notable application of the blockchain, but it is only the …

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Making Sense Of The Many Business Models In The Sharing Economy | Fast Company

These are just a few of the persistent questions regarding the new range of businesses reshaping our business landscape. Some prefer to see the world as black and white: “Sharing will save the world by reducing our environmental consumption while solving income inequality” versus “sharing platforms …

Amazon is growing its shipping network an absurd amount — and that could be bad news for FedEx

Amazon has grown a tremendous amount over the years.<p>Bloomberg's Devin Leonard reports that Amazon's annual revenue in 2010 was $34 billion. As of last year, that grew to $107 billion. The number of employees has also grown tremendously from 33,700 workers in 2010 to 268,900 as of June.<p>Gene Munster, …

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LinkedIn Enters The Gig Economy With An Upwork Competitor

A new feature that helps employers find freelancers aims to boost LinkedIn’s premium subscriptions.<p>LinkedIn has created a freelance marketplace. Launched on Wednesday, “LinkedIn ProFinder” asks employers to submit contract jobs in categories such as design, writing, or financial services and …

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The Rapid Rise of the Sharing Economy (Part 1)

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Prosperity By Design

Today we are in the early stages of building a new infrastructure for work; think of it as a new operating system for creating value and getting …

Jobs figures show “massive” increase in self

ONS labour market figures published today (Wednesday) show an increase in employment and a decrease in the rate of wage growth.<p>Of the 118,000 new …

The Two Gig Economies: One Happy and One Miserable

A rising share of workers no longer report to a single employer, and instead earn a living as contractors or cobbling together an array of gigs. Now the rush to understand this phenomenon is focusing on a new question: Do workers want these arrangements? Or do they feel forced into them by …

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Millions in gig economy can't find better jobs or pay

The Uber life isn't an easy ride for all in the "gig" economy.<p>Most of the estimated 68 million gig workers choose the freelance lifestyle for better work-life balance. But nearly 20 million of them do it out of necessity because they can't find better work or pay, according to a report by McKinsey …

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