Author Archives: Cecilia Amador

Why You Shouldn’t Use Facebook To Build Your Coworking Community

Some critics refer to Facebook as “asbestos” because it causes social harm by spreading negative messages, and also due to its data breach scandal. So why are coworking operators relying on such a toxic environment to help build communities?

October 23, 2018

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London Executive Offices Sold To Private Investor

After numerous potential acquisition offers over the past two years, LEO has finally confirmed that it has been sold to a private investor. However according to external reports, the purchase falls well below LEO’s initial asking price of £700 million.

October 22, 2018

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In The Loop: Coworking In Singapore, Pilotworks’ Closing, And WeWork

This week’s industry news include stories from Singapore, Brooklyn, and WeWork.

October 20, 2018

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International Workplace Group Plans To “Grow Exponentially” In Latin America

During an interview with Allwork.Space, Wayne Berger, CEO for IWG in Canada and Latin America, discussed the company’s expansion strategy and how they plan to add another million square feet with multiple brands including Regus, Spaces, HQ, Signature by Regus and Number 18.

October 18, 2018

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Clash Of The Titans: Regus Sues WeWork For Trademark Infringement

Regus has filed a lawsuit against WeWork for trademark infringement on its HQ Mark.

October 16, 2018

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Why Businesses Need To Create A More Inclusive And Sensitive Community Around Alcohol

A lawsuit against two current WeWork employees blames the company’s “frat-boy culture” and illustrates the problems of mixing alcohol and business. Melissa Saubers, founder of Cowork Waldo and President of the Kansas Coworking Alliance, offers advice on how to cultivate a more inclusive and sensitive community, and why it’s often best to leave alcohol out of business events entirely.

October 15, 2018

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In The Loop: Big Landlords Enter The Industry, Coworking In Restaurants, And Facebook

Tishman Speyer is launching its own co-working venture in six markets.

October 13, 2018

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The Highest Hidden Cost Of Operating A Coworking Space

The highest hidden cost of operating a coworking space is high staff turnover, as it costs coworking spaces a lot of time, money, and potentially members.

October 11, 2018

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SoftBank Group Might Take A Majority Stake In WeWork

SoftBank Group is in discussions to take a majority stake in WeWork.

October 10, 2018

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In An Industry First, Flexible Workspace Operator ABCN Enters A Joint Venture With The Dubai Government

In a world first, a flexible workspace operator and a government have entered into a joint venture, which will enable investors to start business in Dubai remotely.

October 9, 2018

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Coworking By The Numbers: Stats That Show That Coworking Is Dominating Office Real Estate

New statistics that prove that coworking is here to stay and that it is disrupting the commercial real estate industry across countries.

October 9, 2018

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Should Property Owners Delve Into Operating A Coworking Space?

Property owners are now actively seeking of ways in which they can delve into the world of coworking and flexible workspace to generate more revenue.

October 8, 2018

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In The Loop: IWG’s Spaces, Knotel, And Private Membership Club Bets On Coworking

Spaces takes up 33K square feet in New York’s Meatpacking District, Knotel bets on Brexit, and a private membership club launches new coworking venture.

October 6, 2018

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3 Invisible Elements That Greatly Impact Workplace Productivity

Non tangible workplace design elements play a key role in workplace design, productivity, and health.

October 4, 2018

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A Deeper Look Into Parking And Why It’s Still A Valuable Add-On For Coworking Members

It’s easy to take parking for granted. But according to research from CBRE, downtown and suburban office markets are now facing parking rationing, so where does this leave coworking spaces? For those without parking facilities, this article discusses some of the alternative solutions available.

October 3, 2018

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