The Gig Economy is Looking beyond Uberizing!

“Uber for X” simply isn’t enough

Sarah Tavel wrote a post a while back about taking the wrong lessons from Uber as many “Uber for X” startups are springing up left and right. She makes a valid point in looking beyond a “me too” model that piggybacks on a company that took a “better, Faster, and Cheaper” to the next level. The value proposition here is building a scalable platform combined with laser-focused execution on solving a fundamental problem. This is the key differentiator, beyond just building an app that uses location awareness and intelligent billing to solve a basic problem via collaborative consumption.

Technocrat, Pragmatist, Geek trying to un-geek myself! Founder/CEO

Technocrat, Pragmatist, Geek trying to un-geek myself! Founder/CEO