A new report highlights how the world of work could change over the next ten years, including new business opportunities brought about by the IoT and digitisation. But we need to tread carefully to protect the future of work, and prevent ‘mass unemployment’.
December 19, 2019
A company called OpenSeed has come up with a novel topic for busy workplaces — meditation pods. These enclosed tech-powered pods provide moments of calm in noisy environments, featuring guided meditations, integrated sound therapy, aromatherapy and ambient lighting to help you zone out.
December 9, 2019
These are the top 4 technologies that coworking space operators should implement to optimise their spaces and provide a seamless experience.
November 28, 2019
Gemma Church argues in this opinion piece that WeWork needs to drop its rhetoric on technology just as it dropped its former CEO.
November 19, 2019
A recent report found that technology is the top way to boost recruitment, followed by flexible working options.
November 12, 2019
Running a virtual coworking space requires a lot of commitment. It’s time-consuming and attendance is a constant challenge. But according to the companies who use them, they can foster a strong sense of community and support that’s invaluable for remote teams.
October 22, 2019
Research reveals that meeting rooms are now being used in the most peculiar way. They aren’t used to meet people at all. Instead, they are occupied by a single person 36% of the time. So, are people escaping the open-plan office by hiring out a meeting room?
October 2, 2019
Here’s the deal, there isn’t one core, disruptive force in the flexible workspace industry.
September 13, 2019
Workers increasingly feel “shut out” of decisions over the technology they use on a day to day basis. Technology can empower your workspace community, which is why it’s important to ensure your members are involved in your choice of workspace tech.
August 8, 2019
With a new conversational smartphone app from JLL due to launch later this year, voice-activated assistants are increasingly entering the workplace. However, their success depends on our own level of trust and acceptance, and according to the latest research, we’re still wary of conversational AI platforms.
July 11, 2019
Most ‘smart’ buildings lag behind our expectations because they fail to combine many disparate technologies into one seamless experience. Instead, we still rely on unintegrated systems, interfaces and gadgets. Allwork.Space’s Gemma Church takes a closer look at supposedly smart buildings to find out how intelligent they really are.
June 28, 2019
London-based Huckletree’s new Soho space is a bit different – because it’s putting big deals at the heart of everything it does. It’s a “workspace accelerator” treading the middle ground between a traditional coworking space and accelerator. But it’s a far cry from tired investment stereotypes and, instead, retains the company’s focus on community and wellness.
June 14, 2019