Author Archives: Cecilia Amador
During a roundtable at GCUC USA 2019, industry leaders discussed what coworking members are looking for. The panel identified 11 key things that are currently in demand, utilizing data from Instant Offices, which included 24-hour access, showers and changing facilities, and bike storage, among others.
April 19, 2019
GCUC USA 2019 is taking place in Denver, Colorado, and one of the major topics up for debate is whether the coworking market is saturated. A panel of industry leaders believe that there is still plenty of growth in the coworking market. But rather than focusing on saturation, operators should watch out for a market shift, as larger companies that are now engaging with flexible space have specific requirements and higher expectations than traditional coworking users.
April 17, 2019
The 2019 edition of GCUC USA kicked off by focusing on wellness in the workplace.
Philip Vanhoutte of the Smarter Working Manifesto shared 5 key ingredients to improve wellness at work.
April 16, 2019
Founded in 2018, Grow Together Now is a social startup that’s focused on changing how companies address mental health in the workplace by creating and implementing initiatives that promote psychologically safe environment
April 15, 2019
WeWork Labs China partners with Alibaba, competition increases in the coworking industry, the Asia market powers on, and tips for networking.
April 13, 2019
In a bid to increase the flexibility of coworking, Workfrom’s CEO and founder, Darren Buckner, has launched Homebase – a platform that gives entrepreneurs access to on-demand workspace through a credit system. Dubbed ‘micro-coworking’, it’s a flexible way for operators to put underutilized space to more profitable use.
April 10, 2019
A lack of natural light in the workplace can upset our cognitive processing, creativity levels, and mental and physical health. These 11 tips show you how to maximize natural light within the workplace, even in gloomy spaces where daylight is limited.
April 8, 2019
This week’s news include stories from Cushman & Wakefield, WeWork, OYO, and more.
April 6, 2019
New research suggests that there are 6 flexible work arrangements that help improve employee performance, and companies should strive to offer at least 2.5 of these models to enable better employee performance and productivity. A flexible workplace location is the most in-demand arrangement, yet companies are still falling well below the expectations of their workforce.
April 5, 2019
According to new research, workplace flexibility has a significant impact on employee wellness. Flexibility can reduce common barriers to being well by improving the structure of the working day, which gives workers greater freedom to practice self-care, and to take care of others.
April 1, 2019
This week’s In the Loop features stories from WeWork, Regus, and The Refinery.
March 30, 2019
New research by Colliers demonstrates the key drivers of commercial real estate demand across Asia, and the growing importance and usage of flexible workspace in key cities including Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangalore.
March 26, 2019
With global rates of depression and anxiety rising, wellness is now one of the biggest focal points of the workplace, but there is still much that companies and brands can do to take care of their people. Here are some of the ways to address mental health concerns in the workplace.
March 25, 2019