Sedentary lifestyles are killing us. It should be natural for the workplace to promote healthier lifestyles, but it’s not all about yoga and fitness classes — simply having visibility of a communal area or cafe, and a feeling of space, can encourage more activity and lower the risk of health problems.
January 8, 2019
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.
January 4, 2019
GoWork India offers a pretty unusual wellness amenity in its largest coworking space: a frustration room.
January 3, 2019
Coworking spaces can help HR managers attract talent, address well-being, and create a unique employee experience.
January 2, 2019
Workplace wellness programs enhance employee performance and productivity, and also help operators create a unique workplace experience. As such, it has become an integral part of the future workplace – and we expect to see greater emphasis on wellbeing programs in 2019.
December 20, 2018
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.
November 20, 2018
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.
November 13, 2018
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
November 12, 2018
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
November 8, 2018
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.
November 6, 2018
GCUC Canada took place October 21-23 in Banff and focused on community, collaboration, authenticity, and connection.
November 1, 2018
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?
October 23, 2018
Fridays seem to be quieter and less busy for coworking spaces. Though this is somewhat normal, it does pose a challenge for operators.
October 19, 2018
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.
October 15, 2018