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TradeSchool

26 March 2014

Trade School is now open source

Trade School, a p2p learning platform, is now open source! The organisers have shared with us why this is exciting news. What is Trade School... Read more...

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Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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25 March 2014

COLLABORATIVE PIONEER: AN INSIDE INTERVIEW WITH SIMON ULVUND, GLOBAL MANAGING DIRECTOR OF IMPACT HUB

Impact Hubs make up a global network of people, places, and programs that inspire, connect and catalyze sustainable impact. Belgian Curator Marco Torregrossa had a chat with... Read more...

Pioneers

Marco Torregrossa

by Marco Torregrossa Global Curator Team, Belgium


ElinaFurman

22 March 2014

COLLABORATIVE PIONEER: AN INSIDE INTERVIEW WITH ELINA FURMAN, CO-FOUNDER OF PLEY

Elina Furman is the co-founder of Pley, a lego-rental company which has now expanded into supplying toy sets for over 15,000 families. Pley has just... Read more...

Pioneers

Melissa O'Young

by Melissa O'Young Global Curator Team, United States


skillshare

21 March 2014

WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS – 21 MARCH

We scour the internet to find the most interesting news on the collaborative consumption front. Here are our picks for the week:  Your most valuable... Read more...


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In Spain, National Federation of Bus Transportation denounces BlaBlaCar

Last week the National Federation of Bus Transportation(Fenebús) called for the closure of ridesharing company Blablacar.es website, indicating that its operations are seriously impacting the... Read more...


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20 March 2014

Gentleman’s Guide to Coworking

Josh Capelin owns and manages Projucer, a company that produces creative video content , and Homework, a coworking space in Sydney. Coworking is a brave... Read more...


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19 March 2014

Collaborative Pioneer: An Inside Interview with Richard Laughton, CEO of easyCar

Richard Laughton is the CEO of easyCar, UK’s largest peer-to-peer marketplace for cars available to rent by a community of pre-vetted members. In this interview,... Read more...


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14 March 2014

Colombia and its first steps towards a collaborative economy

In this post, Gustavo Palacios, our curator from Colombia maps out Colombia’s current economic environment and how it’s gearing up to be collaborative economy ready... Read more...


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Women of Collaborative Lab: Women to Watch

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we want to share Rachel and April’s recent notable mentions in the media. Rachel has recently been named by Fast Company as... Read more...


Open closet

13 March 2014

City Guide: Seoul

Nanshil Kwon, our Korean Curator, shares with us how to live a collaborative lifestyle in Seoul. From car sharing to knowledge sharing, there are number... Read more...