Collaborative Education: New Frontier for Future Education and Yunus Social Business
Business Education & Accreditation, v. 6 (1) p. 101-110, 2014
10 Pages Posted: 1 Feb 2014
Date Written: 2014
The concepts of ‘sharing’ Economy and Collaborative Consumption are gaining popularity in the business world because of internet based products and services. The widespread use and virtue of one of the extensions of collaborative consumption is collaborative education, which is discussed with some useful application. The main purpose is to show the existing and future potentialities of collaborative education, and how it would pave a pathway to effectively promote Yunus Social Business. Studies have shown the effectiveness and usefulness of present models of collaborative education and in order to further promote Yunus Social Business, collaborative education model is indeed holding the key. This claim was analyzed thoroughly through literature research and also through interviews. The paper suggested that the enrichment of the online portal – the Yunus and Youth tube (YYtube) – with the concepts of collaborative education will be an appealing and emerging platform from where Yunus Social Business can be taught to aspiring young minds of the future.
Keywords: Collaborative Consumption, Collaborative Lifestyle, Collaborative Education, Yunus Social Business, Sharing Economy, Online Education
JEL Classification: I23, I25
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