Robert Kropp, who has visited 140+ coworking spaces around the world, shares conversations he has had with workspace owners during the pandemic. There is growing demand for local coworking spaces, but what can we learn from this going forward? What does it mean for the future of the industry?
November 19, 2020
Robert Kropp summarizes key takeaways from a discussion hosted by Antony Slumbers, which discussed proptech, new real estate models and the investment landscape today.
November 10, 2020
While disposables such as gloves, masks and wipes help create safe spaces, there are many ways to keep our workplaces clean without resorting to single-use waste. Digital nomad Robert Kropp has seen first-hand how coworking spaces around the world are working to reduce pollution during the pandemic. Here are 8 ways to do it.
July 14, 2020
We can learn a lot about the evolving future of work by understanding the changing work dynamics of the past. Remote work was already happening, but change was slow. Enter 2020 and a global health crisis, and suddenly a trend that should have been decades away is happening now. Robert Kropp takes a long hard look at the remote work tipping point and examines how it will permanently change the way we work.
May 28, 2020
In an interview with Robert Kropp for Allwork.Space, Workfront’s Laura Butler expressed that the right culture is arguably the top element in ensuring business continuity. Workfront has a people first ethos, and believes that “if anything has to give… let it be work.”
April 21, 2020
From VR tours and 2-hourly disinfectant routines, to taking the temperature of its members on arrival at their building, WeWork China has implemented tough measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 25, 2020
The economy is moving deeper into the knowledge-focused age, and organizations are changing to adapt to the future of work. But is the workforce ready for it? For many employees, the answer is ‘no’. People must take on new skills but those who lack the opportunity to do so could be left behind.
March 6, 2020
Many offices and businesses in China have closed in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak. What is the impact on China’s flexible workspace network? Robert Kropp spoke with the team at Ucommune to learn about their experiences.
March 3, 2020
In a bid to stop the deadly spread of coronavirus, many employees are being told to work from home. Restriction on movement is also causing widespread problems for shared workspaces, with some forced to close their doors.
February 19, 2020
Digital nomad, Robert Kropp, shares his personal process that helped him figure out when, how, and where he works his best.
February 5, 2020
Robert Kropp summarizes the key takeaways from this year’s 3-day Coworking Europe conference.
December 20, 2019
At the HR Conference Barcelona 2019, Robert Kropp learned that technology can help liberate our human skills, which is vital for the future of work. AI “is the great story of our time” and will help people transform the world in a way that makes a positive difference.
October 14, 2019
IWG’s Global Enterprise Director, Puja Kapur, discusses the opportunities and challenges of moving from a fixed-to-flex workplace structure.
October 9, 2019
It’s been a whirlwind month for WeWork. For digital nomad Robert Kropp, who has used a number of WeWork spaces, the debacle isn’t about the finances, “It is about the people, businesses, and industry that will, and have been, fundamentally impacted.”
September 30, 2019