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Score: 8.2
Recent and V. Hot Top 4 Examples: 5,987 Total Clicks Date Range: Dec 13 - Dec 14
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Charities take a backseat to doing social good through microloans
Implications - It only takes a small amount of money from individuals part of a much larger collective to have a big impact on the world. The most appealing aspect to micro-lending to the public isn't just that it's low risk (the large majority of loans are paid back), but the more personal & communal aspect of micro-lending. [More]
Score: 8.6
Recent and V. Hot Top 4 Examples: 9,409 Total Clicks Date Range: Mar 14 - Dec 14
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Collaborative consumption is becoming more mainstream as consumer values shift
Implications - With little to no risk, any consumer can participate in the peer-to-peer economy, relying on it for everything from carpooling, to toy rentals to kitchen appliance sharing. The movement from B2C from P2C is driven by the sense of community built, the convenience of participation and a growing environmental awareness and distaste for over-consumption. [More]
Score: 6
This Week and Warm Top 4 Examples: 5,257 Total Clicks Date Range: May 13 - Dec 14
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Catering to children, business platforms offer learning tactics
Implications - Going beyond imaginative play sets and at-home activities, kids are turning to specialized platforms and clubs to develop entrepreneurial skills. Allowing boys and girls to come together to participate in business ventures, these initiatives are creating a space for learning and peer-to-peer socialization. [More]
Score: 6.5
This Month and Warm Top 4 Examples: 2,733 Total Clicks Date Range: Apr 14 - Dec 14
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Service providers offer users creative ways to personalize usage
Implications - Going beyond speed and accessibility, telecom providers are turning to more customized tactics to make user experiences more tailored. Offering platforms and data plans that allow consumers to adjust and adapt content to their liking, services are using personalized platforms to not only heighten engagement, but give users a greater sense of control. [More]
Score: 7.8
This Month and Hot Top 4 Examples: 18,292 Total Clicks Date Range: May 14 - Nov 14
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Subscriptions go beyond food and fashion to offer consumer convenience
Implications - Responding to a growing demand for convenience, subscription services are turning to niche offerings for consumer appeal. Providing deliveries for things like mobile chargers and fragrances, brands are catering to niche interests as a means to expand market audiences. This speaks to a shift toward more customized sources of consumer convenience. [More]
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Score: 7.8
This Quarter and Hot Top 4 Examples: 9,220 Total Clicks Date Range: Sep 14 - Oct 14
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Consumers flock to services that outsource even rudimentary tasks
Implications - Anything consumers can do to automate an aspect of daily life is being coveted, which is supported by the rise of outsource services for everything from laundry to texting. As work schedules continue to become more hectic, consumers will likely opt for convenience, even at a price, in everyday life. [More]
Score: 6.9
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 11,043 Total Clicks Date Range: May 12 - Oct 14
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Entrepreneurs use social platforms as a base for building businesses
Implications - Fighting against tough economic times, young entrepreneurs are seeking to maximize their skills, particularly in technology, in the business realm. Using platforms such as Instagram and Facebook as a source for both retail and exposure, tech-savvy youths are leveraging their online capabilities to promote their brand in a digital and easily adaptable manner. [More]
Score: 7.9
This Quarter and V. Hot Top 4 Examples: 24,679 Total Clicks Date Range: May 12 - Oct 14
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Promoting personal interests, entrepreneurs create businesses around leisure
Implications - Finding inspiration within personal interests and hobbies, young entrepreneurs are seeking to integrate elements often associated with leisure into their business ventures. Creating start-ups around travel and networking, these ventures are allowing individuals to convert traditionally recreational activities into monetary enterprises. [More]
Score: 8.5
This Quarter and V. Hot Top 3 Examples: 19,540 Total Clicks Date Range: Sep 14 - Oct 14
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A desire for efficiency has entrepreneurs adopting digital branding assistance
Implications - Taking a more streamlined approach to personal branding, individuals are turning to online marketing tactics to heighten exposure. Using sites and mobile apps as an efficient branding tool, tech-savvy entrepreneurs are leveraging the ease and exposure of online platforms to heighten branding techniques with social appeal. [More]
Score: 7.5
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 5,854 Total Clicks Date Range: May 13 - Oct 14
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Seeking social involvement, entrepreneurs turn to community retail enterprises
Implications - Finding drive, particularly among a generation consumed with complacency, can be challenging, prompting individuals to look toward more social business innovations. Using community movements and local neighborhoods as a source for inspiration, budding entrepreneurs are leveraging social causes as base for emerging businesses, reflecting a move toward more socially invested business developments. [More]