The Economy of Collaborative Consumption
Micki Krimmel Keynotes - The keynotes by Micki Krimmel focus on collaborative consumption and how to create a sharing...
Krimmel shows both the financial and environmental benefits of sharing goods through sites like resource-sharing online community NeighborGoods, but most importantly the social benefit that comes from it. There is a social value by sharing goods as it provides an opportunity to create a relationship, hence improving the quality of the neighborhood and rebuilding the trust in local communities. Most importantly, this sharing keynote points out a childhood life lesson that people need to keep in mind that sharing is caring.