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Guests attend an Airbnb holiday dinner in New York City.

Airbnb confronts an unusual marketing challenge

Dec 9, 2014
To help with branding, Airbnb will publish a magazine that will be stocked by hosts and bookstores.
Posted In: airbnb, sharing economy, hotels
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That extra chair in your home office? Rent it out

Sep 12, 2014
A startup does for home offices what Airbnb does for spare couches.
Posted In: sharing economy, airbnb, sparechair, coworking

How the sharing industry gets insurance

Aug 25, 2014
Getting insurance coverage can be a challenge for sharing companies.
Posted In: sharing economy, Small Business
FlightCar

You can rent your car out at the airport for cash

Aug 19, 2014
Another experiment in the "sharing economy."
Posted In: car rental, Flight Car, airport parking, sharing economy

What the Concur partnership means for Uber and Airbnb

Aug 1, 2014
"Sharing economy" services like Airbnb are wooing business travelers.
Posted In: Uber, airbnb, sharing economy

Remembering a Rockefeller and his gift of time

Jun 23, 2014
How Richard Rockefeller created a true sharing economy in Portland, Maine
Posted In: sharing economy, Portland

African-American hosts on Airbnb may make less on listings

Jan 23, 2014
Researchers say that African-Americans who rent out comparable apartments in similar neighborhoods charge less for their listings than white hosts do.
Posted In: airbnb, sharing economy