“1) Vision (I learn something, I’m inspired);
2) Validation (I’m accepted or justified);
3) Vindication (I’m right, cleared);
4) Vulnerability (I’m open); and
5) Vanity (Not egotism, but accidental narcissism. I’m important)
The sharing economy is refashioning work, offering people new opportunities to earn money or to have access to goods and services.
This great op-ed opens with a celebration of the makerspace that my (little) sister runs in Somerville, MA. Here’s to Molly - and to the shift from employment to livelihood that her organization helps people achieve in these tough times!
“Steal their Seoul in South Korea, make Antarctica cry Uncle,
From the Red Sea to Greenland they’ll be singing the blues,
Well they never Arkansas her steal the Mekong from the jungle…