Tag Archives: sharing

OurHood, Our Heritage

Heritage day is imperative to South Africans because it highlights our uniqueness. In honour of Heritage day we decided to focus on the rich diversity we possess at Ourhood.

What’s a braai between neighbours

Whether you say barbecue, barby, ukuwosa inyama, shisa nyama or braai, whether you pair it with garlic bread, green salad or pap, the soft hissing sound of meat on the grill and the wafts of smoke and flavour floating in the air resonates…

OurTech – Share your love!

Are you so stoked on a post in your OurHood site? Do you like a message so much, you want to share it with the world? Good news! OurHood has a new feature. From today on, you can not only thank and comment…

OurHood – Connecting people, connecting resources!

With new apps like airbnb, Uber, and yours truly surfacing every day, the global digital sphere is becoming saturated with different products and services, all of which create extra Noise! Because of this saturation, economic terms such as “sharing economy”, “peer economy”, and “collaborative consumption” are getting…

Nelson Mandela Day

“It is easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build.” Celebrated each year on 18 July, Nelson Mandela Day aims to inspire a ripple of good needs throughout the world, and looks to encourage individuals, communities,…

Possessions are so last year.

Who needs to own anything anymore when there is an already over-abundant marketplace of goods available within touching distance. The sharing economy is gaining more momentum and needs to be joined! The ‘younger’ generations are not as materialistic as made out to be.…

Collaborative Consumption and the Sharing Economy

Today’s fast paced world is filled with consumerism, competition and endless amounts of consumption. We see this everywhere as the average individual is bombarded with all types of advertisements for a wide selection of products and services on a daily basis. Companies strive…