Find of the Week: Collaborative Economy Honeycomb

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I tend to be “a day late and a dollar short” with many things in my life. Someone passed along this gem of a blog post via a tweet, and I added it to my favorites, promising that I would get to it eventually.

Eventually was yesterday, and now I am kicking myself. This honeycomb graphic is a visual snapshot of how the collaborative economy is organized. Jeremiah Owyang defined the collaborative economy as one that “enables people to efficiently get what they need from each other.” Each cluster outlines the companies within that sector and what services they offer. This is a clean, simple way to explore the technologies and services that many PR practitioners use and take advantage of.