Collaborative Consumption

The internet evolution
The internet evolution – from communication to shared economy

The journey The internet has evolved from communication to social media and the new shared economy. The journey began during the "Internet Rush" of the 1990's. A new era, before...

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Disruptive companies taking down well-established incumbents

In many industries there are examples of disruptive companies taking down well-established incumbents - Amazon and Netflix are two disruptive companies who took down very successful incumbents in their industry...

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Collaborative consumption is not a new flower power movement

The terms “collaborative consumption” (shared economy) – where physical goods are shared among a group of people, rather than individually owned – might seem more reminiscent of flower power than...

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New business models will emerge – Peer-to-peer lending

Will peer-to-peer lending disrupt traditional banks Banks are changing dramatically amid an avalanche of regulatory change and widespread debt reduction. But this is not the only disruption which banks are...

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No sharing economy without social media
No sharing economy without social media

Sharing is an old idea The “sharing economy”, also known as the “collaborative consumption”, “peer economy” or “access economy”, consists on peer-to-peer rental schemes providing extra income for the owners and...

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The rise of the sharing economy – peer-to-peer hotels

The sharing concept has created markets out of things that wouldn’t have been considered monetizable assets before Dubbed "collaborative consumption" - or "the sharing economy" - this movement represents the...

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If you can’t beat them, join them – collaborative consumption

Car rental disruption Collaborative consumption have already disrupted many different industries - traditional car rental is one of them. A car used to be the ultimate symbol of freedom and...

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It’s time for disruption – Next industry ready for disruption

Will disruption hit airport car rentals Digitalization, digital technologies and collaborative consumption have already disrupted many different industries. Has the time come for car rental disruption? Airport car rentals are a...

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Top 15+ disruptive business models based on collaborative consumption

Would you trust a stranger to drive your car, or sleep in your house? Thousands of people say "yes" they would. They're part of the collaborative consumption movement. It's all...

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