Business

7 Ways To Spread The Love In Your Coworking Space This Valentine’s Day

From offering a free coworking day to handing out chocolates, celebrating Valentine’s Day in the workplace needn’t be awkward. Here are 7 ways to bring people together and strengthen your coworking community this February 14th.

By: Cecilia Amador

February 13, 2019

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Why Are Flexible Workspaces So Valuable?

Why are flexible workspaces so valuable to people, companies, and investors? The true value of flexible workspaces lies in its ability to provide better experiences that translate into productivity, creativity, and wellness.

By: Cecilia Amador

February 13, 2019

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WeWork’s First 2019 Acquisition Raises Workplace Privacy Concerns

In its first acquisition of 2019, WeWork has taken over a data platform that tracks people’s identity and behavior. Privacy concerns have been raised over the identification of individuals, who can access the data, and how it will be used.

By: Cecilia Amador

February 11, 2019

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This Coworking Space In Athens Is Helping Social Startups Thrive

Lida Tsene of Impact Hub Athens talks about Athens’ startup and innovation ecosystem and how coworking is acting as a catalyst for social startups.

By: Kate Tattersfield

February 11, 2019

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Workspace Etiquette: 11 Easy-To-Follow Tips For A Happier Coworking Community

Bad day at the office? Whether it’s down to chatty coworkers or lingering lunch smells, working in close proximity to other people can take its toll. These 11 etiquette tips will help coworkers maintain a happy and positive culture in their coworking space.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

February 4, 2019

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In The Loop: Top Coworking Operators, Space-as-a-Service, And JustCo

Colliers International reveals the 10 largest coworking operators, Forbes examines the growth of space-as-a-service, and JustCo is about to double its workspace footprint.

By: Cecilia Amador

February 2, 2019

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8 Top Takeaways From The 2019 US Flexible Workspace Report

Among other findings, Colliers International reveals that flexible space is still a tiny portion of commercial real estate, taking up just 1.6% of all office space across the US.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

January 31, 2019

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The Executive Centre Could Fetch $500 Million In Sale

Founded in 1994, The Executive Centre operates over 125 locations across Asia. The formal sale process could begin as early as March, with the company expected to generate offers above $500 million

By: Cecilia Amador

January 28, 2019

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The Top 15 US Flexible Workspace Markets Poised For Growth

The Top 15 US Flexible Workspace Markets Poised For Growth JLL runs down the top 15 coworking cities that are poised for growth this year. While New York once again claims the top spot, there are numerous up-and-coming locations vying for the coworking crown.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 28, 2019

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Dog-Focused Coworking: A Q&A With Work & Woof Founder Jillian Dretzka

Founded by Jillian Dretzka in 2018, Work & Woof is much more than a dog-friendly coworking space.

By: Cat Johnson

January 25, 2019

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The Top 8 Up-And-Coming Flexible Workspace Operators

We count down 8 relatively young coworking brands that boast the largest flexible workspace portfolios around the world… and the biggest bank accounts.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 24, 2019

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Do Coworking Spaces Positively Impact Property Value?

Although more research is needed to establish the link between coworking allocation and property value, initial findings from CBRE suggest that a building with 40% coworking or less will achieve greater than average value for office buildings in their market.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 22, 2019

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In The Loop: WeWork’s Conflict Of Interest, NYC Growth, And More

Adam Neumann is leasing space to WeWork, CommonGrounds raised $100 million, and coworking in Manhattan grew by 200% last year.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 19, 2019

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What It’s Like To Build Coworking And Co-Living Space In The Arctic Circle

Attracting members to a coworking space and building a thriving community is challenging enough. When your coworking space is located on a remote island archipelago in the Arctic Circle, those challenges are somewhat amplified.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

January 18, 2019

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Exit Strategies And Virtual Offices: Office Evolution’s Mark Hemmeter Shares Advice For Small Operators

In some markets, independent operators are switching to a franchise model to compete with larger operators. Mark Hemmeter, founder of coworking franchise company Office Evolution, discusses exit strategies for small operators and why they should make virtual offices a priority.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 17, 2019

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