Author Archives: Cecilia Amador
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
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
This week’s industry news include stories from Singapore, Brooklyn, and WeWork.
October 20, 2018
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
Regus has filed a lawsuit against WeWork for trademark infringement on its HQ Mark.
October 16, 2018
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
Tishman Speyer is launching its own co-working venture in six markets.
October 13, 2018
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
SoftBank Group is in discussions to take a majority stake in WeWork.
October 10, 2018
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
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
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
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
Non tangible workplace design elements play a key role in workplace design, productivity, and health.
October 4, 2018
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