Thoughts oN Sharing Value And Other Social Shifts

The Writings of Chelsea Rustrum

From the Sharing Economy to Equity Crowdfunding

From the Sharing Economy to Equity Crowdfunding

How the sharing economy points to shared value in organizations Will the next wave of the sharing economy be even more influential than the last? We‘ve shared everything from spare bedrooms to bikes, office space, and automobiles.  And today, there’s a new way to...

From the Sharing Economy to Sharing Value

From the Sharing Economy to Sharing Value

I was recently at Connect Ukraine in Kiev where I spoke about: the sharing economy ownership models questioning who owns what and necessity of shared ownership over time my own experience experimenting with the boundaries of sharing disillusionment of sharing economy...

Going Beyond the ‘Rational’ Will Save Us

Going Beyond the ‘Rational’ Will Save Us

How philosophy became the casualty of modern economics, politics, and science — and what we can do about it As a small child, I sang loudly to the birds on the back deck, asked my parents existential questions, spent time lucid dreaming, and followed an intelligence...

From the 1960s to Modern Life – What’s Changed?

From the 1960s to Modern Life – What’s Changed?

I found myself at a very small, but luminary event at the Exploratorium in San Francisco this week with VCs, tech pioneers, psychedelic research experts, a famous poet, the founder of Burning Man, among others — celebrating the 60s and looking back on what’s changed...

My Experience at Katapult 2017

My Experience at Katapult 2017

When my good friend, industry peer, and three time author, David Passiak mentioned Katapult in Oslo, I was interested in attending mostly to spend time with him, in real life. Most of time time we hang out virtually because he’s been nomadic for the past three...

From the Sharing Economy to Equity Crowdfunding

How the sharing economy points to shared value in organizations Will the next wave of the sharing economy be even more influential than the last? We‘ve shared everything from spare bedrooms to bikes, office space, and automobiles.  And today, there’s a new way to...

From the Sharing Economy to Sharing Value

I was recently at Connect Ukraine in Kiev where I spoke about: the sharing economy ownership models questioning who owns what and necessity of shared ownership over time my own experience experimenting with the boundaries of sharing disillusionment of sharing economy...

Going Beyond the ‘Rational’ Will Save Us

How philosophy became the casualty of modern economics, politics, and science — and what we can do about it As a small child, I sang loudly to the birds on the back deck, asked my parents existential questions, spent time lucid dreaming, and followed an intelligence...

From the 1960s to Modern Life – What’s Changed?

I found myself at a very small, but luminary event at the Exploratorium in San Francisco this week with VCs, tech pioneers, psychedelic research experts, a famous poet, the founder of Burning Man, among others — celebrating the 60s and looking back on what’s changed...

The Power of Transient Community

Community. Such an interesting and complex word. I wrote a few words on community years back, trying to break down and open up the pieces of belonging that community generates. For the purpose of this discussion though, I’d like to tell you a short story about a...

a16z Podcast – Sharing Economy, a Response to Arun Sundararajan

I’ve decided to start listening to what other leaders in the sharing/collaborative/on-demand economy are saying these days and give my two cents. We tend to work in our own areas. Arun is an economist who teaches at NYU and just wrote his first book, The Sharing...

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