Defining and categorizing the sharing economy space

Great article on sharing economy, part 2 of a series
Sharing or Access? Collaborative or Peer-Peer? Playing the Gig or Joining the Crowd? Which is it?

The article can also be found on

Mitch Sweeney’s Linkedin page

Mitch Sweeny’s Quora page

Mitch Sweeny’s Medium page page

The sharing economy is on a roll but where is it heading

Its exciting times in the sharing economy with lots of innovation and new startups solving new and old problems.

Here at CatalystMDC we will be tracking some of the emerging thought leaders in the sharing economy space such as Mitch Sweeney   of  ShareCover the Insurer for Airbnb Hosts which is part of IAG Firemark Labs.

Mitch’s article on the on the origins and future outlook for the Sharing Economy posted on Linkedin and Quora or Tumblr is well worth a read.

 

Sharing economy ecosystem expands as new players solve new problems

Sharing economy ecosystem expands as new players solve new problems

Here at are CatalystMDC we are big fans of the Sharing Economy,it creates lots of value and opens up many possibilities but it is not without its pitfalls and downsides. This great article by Joe Ballesteros explores some of the risks associated with being a short-term rentals host on Airbnb, Stayz TripAdvisor, and others.

Airbnb Host Guarantee & insurance – peace of mind or empty promises?