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
Over the last year, there has been a greater push for flexible work with a number of new government supported programs, task forces, and laws being proposed. Here’s how businesses around the world can benefit – and what flexible workspaces should be doing to take advantage of the opportunities in front of them.
August 21, 2019
Af Malhotra, co-founder of GrowthEnabler, explains how effective use of data can help organizations innovate and disrupt established industries.
June 26, 2019
Organizations face several challenges when implementing changes to adapt to new workforce dynamics. Here are 4 ways to start.
May 21, 2019
Do you find it important to have a day to day process in place for community managers in order to develop a successful community and workspace? Here’s what people are saying.
April 3, 2019
Community managers are the ones that keep a place running smoothly and the ones that bring people together. However, are we requiring them to fulfill too many other responsibilities that can lead to stress and burnout?
March 12, 2019