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Gig Economy Platforms Are Creating A New Class of Entrepreneurs
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Gig Economy Platforms Are Creating A New Class of Entrepreneurs

Gig work, whether in preference to corporate jobs or because full time work is lacking, is absorbing an ever-growing portion of the labor force.
Dan Blacharski
Super Bowl Advertisers Struck Political and Social Undertones
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Super Bowl Advertisers Struck Political and Social Undertones

Brands engaged viewers with displays of corporate conscience, even at the risk of offending some customer groups.
Samuel Edwards
Uber and Airbnb Are Revolutionizing Business Travel
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Uber and Airbnb Are Revolutionizing Business Travel

This ain't your grandparent's business trip.
Airbnb CEO Asks Twitter What His Company Should Launch in 2017
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Airbnb CEO Asks Twitter What His Company Should Launch in 2017

He's received more than 1,000 ideas so far. Here are some of them.
Lydia Belanger
What 70 Airbnb Stays Can Teach Anyone About Running Any Business
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What 70 Airbnb Stays Can Teach Anyone About Running Any Business

Anticipate needs, don't lose your cool, and manage expectations, just to start.
Airbnb, New York City Settle Rental Law Lawsuit
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Airbnb, New York City Settle Rental Law Lawsuit

The lawsuit came amid ongoing clashes between the online lodging service and public officials seeking to minimize the impact of short-term rentals on neighborhoods and urban housing markets.
Judge Rejects Airbnb's Bid to Halt San Francisco Ordinance
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Judge Rejects Airbnb's Bid to Halt San Francisco Ordinance

The San Francisco ordinance, enacted in August, makes it illegal for Airbnb to collect fees for providing booking services for rentals that had not been properly registered with the city.
Airbnb Now Requires That Hosts Accept Anti-Discrimination Rules
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Airbnb Now Requires That Hosts Accept Anti-Discrimination Rules

If you're kicked out for racism or sexism, you can't feign ignorance.
Airbnb and New York Are in Talks to Resolve Rental Law Lawsuit
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Airbnb and New York Are in Talks to Resolve Rental Law Lawsuit

The lawsuit came amid ongoing clashes between the online lodging service and local public officials seeking to minimize the impact of short-term rentals.
Airbnb Sues New York Over Restrictive New Law
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Airbnb Sues New York Over Restrictive New Law

The bill bans New York homeowners from advertising rentals of 30 days or less on Airbnb's website.
Airbnb Faces Tough New Regulations Thanks to Law Passed by New York Governor
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Airbnb Faces Tough New Regulations Thanks to Law Passed by New York Governor

The new law goes further than before to prevent certain home rentals.
San Francisco Lawsuit and New York Law Highlight Global Risks for Airbnb
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San Francisco Lawsuit and New York Law Highlight Global Risks for Airbnb

In eight years of torrid growth, the company has often clashed with local public officials seeking to minimize the impact of short-term rentals on neighborhoods.
Learn From These 3 Ways Airbnb Won the Trust It Needed to Succeed
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Learn From These 3 Ways Airbnb Won the Trust It Needed to Succeed

HR professionals could learn a lot from Airbnb about how to increase trust within their companies.
Steffen Maier