Business

Is IWG Looking To Sell Spaces?

IWG, the parent company of Regus, is evidently looking to sell or recapitalize its coworking arm Spaces in order to compete with WeWork.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 14, 2019

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Incubators, Accelerators And Coworking: A Q&A With Innovation Expert Carol Lauffer

Carol Lauffer, principal at Business Cluster Development, explains the differences between coworking, incubator, and accelerator; and how they can interact with each other.

By: Cat Johnson

January 14, 2019

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We Company Looking At An IPO

If We Company, the new parent company of WeWork, issues an IPO it will have to justify its lofty $40+ billion valuation. Will it float?

By: Cecilia Amador

January 11, 2019

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How To Be More Efficient At Work

Regardless of where one works from (home, company office, coworking space), it’s easy and quite common to get distracted. Here are 7 ways to be more efficient at work.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 11, 2019

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Australia’s “Big Gun” Corporates Target Coworking

Enterprise clients are playing their part in boosting coworking growth in Australia, however they are also influencing big changes in the type and style of coworking offered.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

January 10, 2019

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Community Managers: The Unsung Heroes Of Coworking

Community managers are often the unsung heroes of great coworking spaces. Digital nomad Robert Kropp reflects on the spaces he’s visited around the world and discusses the key values that community managers bring to the workspace.

By: Robert Kropp

January 9, 2019

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SoftBank Slashes WeWork Investment From $16Bn To $2Bn

SoftBank Group, WeWork’s biggest backer, has reduced its $16 billion investment to $2 billion after SoftBank’s investors expressed concerns. The news could hinder WeWork’s ability to raise funds to power future global expansion plans.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 8, 2019

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WeWork’s Bond Debt Is Trading At Sub-Par Value, Here’s Why That Matters

WeWork’s bond trading value has dropped — possibly due to the market’s lack of long-term confidence in their success and ability to repay their debt. This latest knock could affect the company’s success rate in achieving funding, along with its ability to access certain buildings.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 7, 2019

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In The Loop: 2019 Industry Trends, Co-Living, And A Coworking Space’s Closing

Check out 2019 flexible workspace trends and India’s up and coming co-living space.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 5, 2019

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Employee Benefits That Will Dominate The Future Of Work

Employee benefits can play a key role in preparing for the future of work. In addition to standard benefits like health insurance, companies should look to professional development and self-actualization programs to help their employees re-skill and adapt to the future workplace.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 4, 2019

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The 3 Biggest Benefits Coworking Offers HR Departments

Coworking spaces can help HR managers attract talent, address well-being, and create a unique employee experience.

By: Cecilia Amador

January 2, 2019

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4 Proptech Trends Set To Impact Flexible Workspace In 2019

From drones and 3D printing to smart technologies and blockchain-based tools, here are the technologies that are set to disrupt the status quo for flexible workspace in 2019.

By: Gemma Church

January 1, 2019

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New Year, New Goals: Tips For Coworking Operators And Community Managers

The New Year is the perfect time to revisit your company’s goals, future plans, and strategies. Use this time to revisit your company’s goals as well as your own personal plans, and map out a fresh strategy for the year ahead.

By: Cecilia Amador

December 31, 2018

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In The Loop: A Phenomenal Year For Coworking, CRE, And WeWork

2018 was a phenomenal year for coworking, and 2019 has bright prospects for the industry. Also, WeWork closed the year with a big lease in NYC.

By: Cecilia Amador

December 30, 2018

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Why India’s Coworking Market Is The One To Watch In 2019

Coworking spaces are mushrooming across India. There are currently around 500 spaces operated by 350 operators but what’s even more impressive is that the vast majority launched within the last 12 to 18 months. Here’s why the Indian market could be the one to watch in 2019.

By: Cecilia Amador

December 28, 2018

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