Meanwhile, in what we once called the Sharing Economy..

You’ve probably noticed that I haven’t posted much about the collaborative economy, aka the sharing economy, in a while..  on account of my disappointment that what I heralded in my TEDx Berlin talk was not coming to pass: better distribution of resources, an abundance-based economic paradigm as opposed to a scarcity/competitive model; the connection and… Read More Meanwhile, in what we once called the Sharing Economy..

We are learning…

We are learning, against all of the prevailing wisdom, that human nature is not to seek autonomy–to become an island to oneself–but rather, to seek companionship, affection, and intimacy. From Jeremy Rifkin’s life-affirming book The Empathic Civilization.