Category: Collaborative business models

Case studies and visions on how to shape collaborative models and partnerships, envisioning its benefits

Dinner at my home? It’s 30 Euros

After transport sharing, home accommodation, home dinning is the latest trend in the collaborative tourism

Guides that are not guides

The raise of collaborative platforms is going beyond accommodation or transport sharing, to boost tourism experiences with locals such as sightseeing, dinning in private homes, etc.

The innovation challenge in destinations

Destinations rivalry in the globalized travel market is stronger than ever, for it is necessary to develop ongoing innovation practices in many aspects of the business.

Collaborative tourism: is it an original business model?

Despite the innovative appeal of the so called collaborative platforms, there are many disadvantages in terms of risks for the consumer that are not usually taken into account, among many other issues upon which this article proposes a reflection

Making collaboration efficient when face to face is not possible

The practice of co-creation -either for content or product- is essential for the development of destinations 3.0, but face to face co-creation is not likely to be feasible for most of the potential contributors. What about virtual co-creation?

B2B sharing: the next logical step for Sharing Economy?

Consumer to consumer sharing models have disrupted the tourism industry in almost all of its business sectors. Are business to business sharing models the new revolution?

Collaboration is a Science. The good news is the MIT is researching on it

Collaboration and collaborative intelligence are deeply ingrained concepts within Tourism 3.0., but there is a lot to be learnt about how to collaborate effectively and optimize the leveraging of the collective intelligence for the benefit of the organization. The good news is that MIT is researching about it, as explained in this article.

Essential reads about collaboration

Collaboration has been on the spotlight of business literature throughout the last years, and so it is difficult to make a good selection when searching for good literature on business collaboration. This article proposes 3 outstanding books that will help you get further insights on this issue.

The Collective Impact Framework

Developing a mission driven business partnership is a complex challenge. The Collective Impact Framework sets the path to align all partners goals and strategies in order to maximize their aggregated impact

Basque SMEs collaborate to get larger and more global customers

Collaboration is at the core of destinations 3.0. In this blogpost we can learn about many types of business cooperation, to inspire new destination models.