Digital Cooperatives 101 – An Introduction

Digital Cooperatives 101 – An Introduction

As I begin to discover and understand cooperative business models, I’m going to share my learnings with you. As a sharing economy enthusiast, consultant, writer, author, and community builder – I’ve been recently dismayed at how for-profit models of “sharing” are...
A Choice to Be Awake

A Choice to Be Awake

Last evening, I watched an advance screening of Linda Lovelace, the story of a porn star. This was the directors cut and the story of a women who was regularly assaulted by her mother, ignored by her father and offered very little affection, love or compassion by...
The Future Internet

The Future Internet

I had a dream the future internet when I was 15 (more on that in a minute). Yes, that was 1998. I’d been building websites for a few years and had some relative success with freemania.com a portal for consumers to discover new products and services. All I did at that...