22 Apr '13, 5pm

"Generation Ask": A fascinating

This is what grassroots entrepreneurship looks like in the age of social media—more often than not, our venture is Me & Company, and our customers are you and everyone you know. Then there’s the silent majority: those of us deciding whether to dig into our pockets for a few spare dollars or to click on by. We have a new power: to collectively float or sink our friends’ plans, from their food-cart fantasy to their ability to pay their rent while undergoing chemo. We have big hearts and like big ideas, and we want to help, but—admit it—we are also constantly negotiating our place in the social pecking order. Knowing that our donations can be announced for all our networks to see (and that we’ll probably run into the asker at work, at the gym, on LinkedIn) gives rise to new calculations: When we give, are we exercising selflessness or self-promotion? Are we enabling or suppor...

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