All posts tagged: collaborative consumption

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Four Movements That Define World 2.0

Though people are only recently coming out on the streets, voicing change, there have been efforts already in play to tackle these very same issues and bring about global change. Out of the many movements that are contributing to this big shift, I’ll like to highlight four that are focused on bringing systemic change.

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Since its Thanksgiving, we would like to say thank you, to the founders of all the Social businesses and non-profits we have spoken to over the last few months. The world would not be the same without the vision, passion and commitment of the talented individuals behind these organizations. And we would like to thank all of you, our readers, who have been sharing our stories out to your friends. In doing so, you help raise awareness towards causes that you care about. And this in turn directly helps the cause. Here are some examples from last month; Many people emailed us asking how they could donate to Narayanan Krishnan’s cause An event management company in Mumbai read the story about Mirakle Couriers and decided to give business to them. We received emails asking for more information on fair trade companies such as Himjoli. A ‘Sharing Economy’ is on the rise I had a chance to read this article earlier this week. The article is a very good summary of the book “Whats mine is …