People sometimes tell me it’s a fantasy to think people will do things “for free”. They say Copiosis Economies can’t work because such an economy expects people to do work for free.
It’s worth noting that Copiosis Economies don’t ask people to do things for free. People are paid for what they do, but not in the way they’re paid in traditional capitalism. I think the way traditional capitalism uses money to motivate people to do things is a terrible way to get things done. That’s why we do it different in Copiosis Economies. And the way we do it is better.
Arguments aside, there are lots of things people willingly spend their time doing – that benefit other people – without getting paid for their effort. Here are ten great things people are doing right now, that they do for no financial compensation:
I couldn’t help it. Her are some more:
Still think people are unwilling to do things without paying them? I’ll ask you to think again. These 15 examples, plus a lot more reasons are why we believe Americans are ready for Copiosis Economies.
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