News & Trends

London Executive Offices Sold To Private Investor

After numerous potential acquisition offers over the past two years, LEO has finally confirmed that it has been sold to a private investor. However according to external reports, the purchase falls well below LEO’s initial asking price of £700 million.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 22, 2018

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What Inning Are We In?

At the Flexible Workplace Conference, industry researchers revealed that adoption of flexible space by small companies is in the third or fourth inning, while corporate occupiers are in the first – and that’s where the real potential lies.

By: Carolyn Cirillo

October 22, 2018

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In The Loop: Coworking In Singapore, Pilotworks’ Closing, And WeWork

This week’s industry news include stories from Singapore, Brooklyn, and WeWork.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 20, 2018

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Should You Worry If Your Space Is Less Busy On Fridays?

Fridays seem to be quieter and less busy for coworking spaces. Though this is somewhat normal, it does pose a challenge for operators.

By: Robert Kropp

October 19, 2018

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How AR And VR Will Change Our Workspaces

A few use cases help us predict how immersive technology will affect people’s day-to-day work and the way they interact with the workplace.

By: Gemma Church

October 19, 2018

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International Workplace Group Plans To “Grow Exponentially” In Latin America

During an interview with Allwork.Space, Wayne Berger, CEO for IWG in Canada and Latin America, discussed the company’s expansion strategy and how they plan to add another million square feet with multiple brands including Regus, Spaces, HQ, Signature by Regus and Number 18.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 18, 2018

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Free London Coworking Initiative Develops Creative Skills In Young People

Creative Works, a free coworking initiative in the UK, will help marginalised people gain valuable skills and training for future employment prospects

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

October 17, 2018

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Clash Of The Titans: Regus Sues WeWork For Trademark Infringement

Regus has filed a lawsuit against WeWork for trademark infringement on its HQ Mark.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 16, 2018

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Niche Coworking For Music Industry Pros: A Q&A With Indo Nashville’s Kate Richardson

InDo Nashville is a niche coworking space that offers artists, managers, attorneys, PR firms and more a space to do high stakes work with industry peers and superstars alike.

By: Cat Johnson

October 16, 2018

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Why Businesses Need To Create A More Inclusive And Sensitive Community Around Alcohol

A lawsuit against two current WeWork employees blames the company’s “frat-boy culture” and illustrates the problems of mixing alcohol and business. Melissa Saubers, founder of Cowork Waldo and President of the Kansas Coworking Alliance, offers advice on how to cultivate a more inclusive and sensitive community, and why it’s often best to leave alcohol out of business events entirely.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 15, 2018

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In The Loop: Big Landlords Enter The Industry, Coworking In Restaurants, And Facebook

Tishman Speyer is launching its own co-working venture in six markets.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 13, 2018

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Generation Z Can’t Wait To Spice Up Your Coworking Community

New research finds that Generation Z want fun, social workplaces with an emphasis on wellbeing, making them a perfect fit for community-focused coworking spaces.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

October 12, 2018

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The Highest Hidden Cost Of Operating A Coworking Space

The highest hidden cost of operating a coworking space is high staff turnover, as it costs coworking spaces a lot of time, money, and potentially members.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 11, 2018

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SoftBank Group Might Take A Majority Stake In WeWork

SoftBank Group is in discussions to take a majority stake in WeWork.

By: Cecilia Amador

October 10, 2018

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After More Than A Decade, ‘Co-Working’ Is Now Officially ‘Coworking’

After years of campaigning from industry leaders, the Associated Press Stylebook finally removed the hyphen from “co-working”

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

October 10, 2018

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