ABOUT Cecilia Amador de San José
Cecilia Amador de San José

Cecilia Amador de San José, Senior Associate Editor of Allwork.Space, is based from wherever her laptop is. She enjoys traveling and visiting new flexible workspaces. If you'd like Ceci to check out your workspace, feel free to reach out to her at [email protected] (and send a plane ticket).

In The Loop: WeWork Eyes IPO (Again), Industrious Goes International, And Knotel

WeWork once again eyes potential IPO, Industrious expands internationally, and Knotel continues to struggle.

October 31, 2020

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Employee Burnout Has Reached A New High, Survey Finds

Worrying new research shows that employee burnout has reached a two-year high.

October 28, 2020

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COVID-19 Has Led To Increased Flexible Workspace Demand Across LATAM

The flexible workspace market in Latin America is experiencing increased demand, with as much as 90% of LATAM operators planning to expand over the next 12 months.

October 26, 2020

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In The Loop: Possible WeWork Default, Flexible Space Role In Recovery, And More

Fitch Ratings Downgrades WeWork Bloomberg reported this week that “Fitch Ratings downgraded troubled coworking company WeWork and warned that the…

October 24, 2020

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Future Of Work: Tech Companies Are Rethinking Workplace Density

De-densification is driving an increase in flexible and remote work, and companies expect their workplace needs to change significantly. More than half of tech firms are considering shedding office space in the next twelve to eighteen months, with flexible workspace operators expected to benefit from the shift.

October 23, 2020

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Workplace Wellness: A Key Component Of The Employee Experience

Protecting the health and wellbeing of employees has emerged as the number one challenge to optimizing the workplace, according to recent report.

October 21, 2020

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Remote Meetings: The Most Annoying Behaviors And Phrases

A recent survey found that people are getting irritated by virtual meetings for a number of reasons. From “You’re on mute” to “I need to jump on another call”, here are 10 of the current online meeting pet peeves.

October 20, 2020

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Want To Work From Home Permanently? Here’s How To Ask Your Boss

A recent survey found that 65% of employees want to work remotely full-time post-pandemic. When requesting long-term remote work, these templates will help — but most importantly, make sure you present the benefits and advantages that this arrangement will bring to your employer.

October 19, 2020

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Future Of Work: What Is ‘Shadow HR’ And Why Does It Matter?

One main shift in the business world today is the increasing number of remote, contractual, and independent workers. While a more flexible workforce enables tasks to be completed faster, it comes with certain management challenges — and that’s where ‘shadow HR’ comes in.

October 16, 2020

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World Mental Health Day: Why Mental Health At Work Matters

Did you know that 41% of employees regularly feel stressed or burned out at work? To coincide with World Mental Health Day and to shine a light on the link between individual wellness and productivity at work, here is a global roundup of statistics about mental health in the workplace.

October 14, 2020

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What Is A Satellite Office?

A satellite office is a smaller office, often called a branch office, that is physically separate from a company’s headquarters. With remote work on the rise, satellite offices are becoming increasingly popular as they provide home-based workers with a local environment that’s close to home and equipped with the tools they need to be productive.

October 12, 2020

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In The Loop: IWG To Close 20% Of NYC Portfolio, WeWork Documentary, And More

This week’s top stories include IWG is planning to close 20% of its NYC portfolio and Hulu lands the WeWork documentary, slated to air next year.

October 10, 2020

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Future Of Work: What Does The Ideal Working Week Look Like?

Younger workers expect shorter hours and a more flexible working week going forward, according to a survey of 1,000 office workers. However the office is still valuable, with the majority of respondents currently missing the social aspect and being able to bounce ideas off other people.

October 9, 2020

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Tackling Sedentary Behavior In The Workplace

COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of keeping active during the working day to combat sedentary behavior. Simple interventions in workplace design — such as sit-stand desks, activity-based zones and ergonomic workstation equipment — can encourage active working for a healthier lifestyle.

October 7, 2020

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High Vacancy Rates And Lower Rents Offset By Longer-Term Opportunities, Reveals C&W

New research from Cushman & Wakefield suggests that office vacancies will rise and rental values will drop until at least 2022. However, the long-term view is that the office will “continue to serve a critical role in the way firms operate,” which poses new opportunities for CRE and flexible offices.

October 5, 2020

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