Wellness

5 Workplace Wellness Programs That Are Easy To Implement

Allwork.Space spoke with Jon Cohn, CEO and co-founder of Fitspot Wellness, to learn how coworking operators can implement wellness programs in their workspace. As well as physical health benefits, wellness programs can also increase engagement and happiness in the workplace.

By: Cecilia Amador

November 20, 2018

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The Best Snacks To Improve Cognitive Function In The Workplace

What you eat throughout the day can have a dramatic effect on your performance at work. It’s not just about calories or satisfying hunger pangs — it’s about providing nourishment for the body and mind. Here’s a rundown of the best ‘brain fuel’ snacks to help improve your cognitive function.

By: Cecilia Amador

November 13, 2018

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When Shoeless Coworkers And Empty Offices Mean Success

Success of a coworking shouldn’t be measured by how much a space is populated, instead it should be measured on whether an operators has gotten the ratios right and all spaces are being maximized

By: Carolyn Cirillo

November 12, 2018

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How Wellness-Focused Workplaces Can Stem The “Stress Epidemic”

Loneliness, stress, and other mental health issues are difficult to talk about — but we need to do it, especially as the workplace features strongly in this epidemic

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

November 8, 2018

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A Different Approach Towards Workplace Wellness: “Taking A Nap Is Easier Than Going To The Gym”

Wellness has become a key element of workplace design, and now nap pods are becoming an increasingly popular workplace amenity. Allwork.Space spoke to Christopher Lindholst, CEO of Metro Naps, to find out why the world is waking up to nap-friendly work environments.

By: Cecilia Amador

November 6, 2018

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GCUC Canada And Women Who Cowork Go Straight To The Heart Of Coworking

GCUC Canada took place October 21-23 in Banff and focused on community, collaboration, authenticity, and connection.

By: Cat Johnson

November 1, 2018

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Why You Shouldn’t Use Facebook To Build Your Coworking Community

Some critics refer to Facebook as “asbestos” because it causes social harm by spreading negative messages, and also due to its data breach scandal. So why are coworking operators relying on such a toxic environment to help build communities?

By: Cecilia Amador

October 23, 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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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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Wellness Takes Centre Stage At GCUC UK

The afternoon session of GCUC UK day one tackled the subject of wellness and creating an environment that improves physical and mental wellbeing.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

September 26, 2018

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The Story So Far: 5 Standout Moments From GCUC UK In London

GCUC UK day one tackles niche coworking, Brexit, and technology.

By: Jo Meunier (née Disney)

September 25, 2018

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The Untapped Value Of Coworking: A Q&A With Indy Hall’s Alex Hillman

Indy Hall co-founder Alex Hillman shares his vision for the coworking movement, his concerns about current workspace trends, and the opportunities he sees for the industry to help people thrive.

By: Cat Johnson

September 25, 2018

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WHO: “Worldwide Trends In Insufficient Physical Activity”, Here’s What Coworking Operators Can Do About It

The World Health Organization (WHO) has found that a quarter of people globally aren’t physically active enough. Here’s what coworking operators can do about it.

By: Cecilia Amador

September 20, 2018

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Katherine Lo II

Katherine Lo, Daughter of Hong Kong Real Estate Billionaire Ka Shui Lo, Will Launch Hotel and Coworking Brand in DC

Daughter of real estate billionaire will launch luxury coworking and hotel in Washington, DC. Eaton Workshop hopes to attract millennial…

By: Cecilia Amador

September 17, 2018

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