Paul Hawken -- environmentalist, entrepreneur and author -- speaks with GreenBiz Group executive editor Joel Makower about the sharing economy and how people are moving away from accumulating to creating experiences with their lives. "We have still an economic paradigm that suggests that the best way to build an economy, a society and civilization is to beat the crap out of each other in business and I think that's absolutely not true," Hawken said, pointing to the efforts to companies working against the status quo.
Paul Hawken: The biology of technology — and business
Published October 23, 2013
The entrepreneur and author muses on how the collaborative economy will be bigger than the Internet.
The collaborative economy is really built on relationships, and that's what all of nature is built on: relationships.