Embrace market mechanisms (Giving stuff away rarely works as well as selling it.)
I find this technique to be more successful (to me anyway). I would rather pay a dollar more for goods and have a % go to charity than to give a dollar away. It is a subtle thing that allows marketers to attract more money from less than willing givers. Continue
"They're currency because they're rare, and they're useful. They're currency because anywhere you go, they equal food."
Traditional money— bills, coins, bank accounts— were a hallmark of the Falling. Their steady drop in value came to shadow the tale of a culture that lost its worth. And when the dust settled, a new form of primate came to roam this earth. One not so fascinated by numbers on paper, a… Continue
I am a big fan of this young german entrepreurs http://www.clicks4charity.net/. I am sure that this kind of idea goes in the direction of future alternative money ideas. Please find below a short explanation of the concept. If you want to surf their webiste further please use… Continue
Added by MirkoZ on January 1, 1970 at 12:00am —
It's impossible to find a good solution to a problem you don't understand. I think that the first place to start when looking for a solution is understanding the problem by listening to the people it impacts the most. The knowledge one gains creates a foundation for a solution to be built on.Listening to the right people also leads to understanding the circ***tances of the problem: what other social, cultural or political elements contribute to this problem? What has already been tried? Who…See More