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Cracking A System

How is Josh Tetrick trying to crack the broken egg industry with his company, Hampton Creek? Learn about Josh’s plant-based approach to food production and how he plans to save the the planet in this monthly column in the Australian Financial Review, “Industry Hackers”, which explores the mindset of pioneers and entrepreneurs who see the […]

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Patients’ Advocate

How will Patients Like Me, an online platform that allows patients to share their health data, transform research and the healthcare industry?

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Reshaping our cities

Learn more about Gabriella and her view point of how to reimagine cities in this monthly column in the Australian Financial Review, “Industry Hackers”, which explores the mindset of pioneers and entrepreneurs who see the world differently.

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NEW TRUST NETWORKS: YOUR BEST FRIEND IS A STRANGER

As a part of WIRED World 2016, the stand-alone issue for the magazine where it gives readers insights into the year ahead, Rachel goes into how online person-to-person interactions are setting the stage for more honest offline human behaviour.

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AIRBNB: BUILDING A REVOLUTIONARY TRAVEL COMPANY

This case study, prepared for the Collaborative Economy course taught by Rachel Botsman at Said Business School, aims to answer what makes Airbnb a revolutionary travel company. What values are embedded into its culture that guide the company in handling tough management and trust debacles and help it stay focused while growing at an exponential rate?

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Fortune Favours the Brave

Why did Yoni Assia, the 34-year-old founder of eToro get hooked on trading at the age of 13? What are his plans to make the world a better place? Learn more about Yoni and what makes him tick in this new monthly column in the Australian Financial Review, “Industry Hackers”.

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The Trust Shift

In the session “The Trust Shift” at the 2015 Drucker Forum, Rachel explains the critical role technology-facilitated trust plays in enabling people to be open to new ideas and other people.

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Industry hacker Tim Hwang builds FiscalNote to take on Bloomberg and Lexis-Nexis

How can Tim Hwang, a 23-year-old entrepreneur, disrupt the data intelligence industry with his start-up, FiscalNote? Learn about the chain of events that led Tim to build FiscalNote and learn how to adopt his outlook in this new monthly column in the Australian Financial Review, “Industry Hackers”, which explores the mindset of pioneers and entrepreneurs who see the world differently.

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The Changing Rules of Trust in the Digital Age

There is a shift from trust in institutions to ‘peer trust’. This emerging type of trust greases the wheels of business, facilitates person-to-person relationships and changes the ‘real world’ behavior of people. And its power is being harnessed by both disruptive start-ups and massive brands.

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Wired for Wonder 2015

Digital technologies are changing how and whom we trust in ways that are disrupting many industries. Rachel explains why the currency of the new economy is trust and how we need to think differently about client experiences to build meaningful relationships and loyalty.  

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