16 Ways to Lead a Zero Waste Life
Simplicity evangelist, Rob Greenfield, lives a near zero waste lifestyle. While the average American generates 4.5 pounds of trash per day, Greenfield generates less than two pounds of trash per month. To inspire others to take action, Greenfield offers 16 tips for living a near zero waste life.
Amid the regulatory tug-of-war between those concerned with the negative impacts of Airbnb on affordable housing and the home rental giant, a new industry has emerged signaling the problem of illegal short-term rentals.
Blogger Lisa Van Dusen describes the founding of the Repair Café in Palo Alto, California and her journey as she came to appreciate the beauty in broken things.
There are currently an estimated 10 million employee owners in the U.S. What if that number grew to 50 million by 2050? What kind of impact could that have on individual lives, local communities and the national economy? One project aims to find out.
Seoul Global Sharing Festival
runs from Nov. 6-7! Shareable's co-founder and editor Neal Gorenflo will be speaking at the event, which seeks to answer some key questions, including: "How can cities understand sharing as the solution to various urban problems?" and "what are the advantages of the sharing economy and how can they be improved." If you're in Seoul, we hope you can attend!
Platform Cooperative: Building the Cooperative Internet
— Building the basis for a popular movement in support of a fairer cooperative digital economy requires countless people, projects, inventive organizations, publications, and events around the world. “Platform Cooperativism: Building The Cooperative Internet” will be part of this effort. Join us online and in person Nov. 11-13.
A Moment for Movements
— The movements transforming our world touch and intersect in important and fascinating ways. Through provocative talks, generative conversations, artist performances, and embodied practice, you will have opportunities to engage your head and your heart. Shareable's Tom Llewellyn will speaking at this event on Nov. 12.
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