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Does Your Workplace Environment Promote Productivity?
Does Your Workplace Environment Promote Productivity?
Source: Real Business

According to Gensler’s Workplace Performance Index, a good office design can boost employee productivity by 20%.

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SoftBank Committed Another $3 Billion To WeWork
SoftBank Committed Another $3 Billion To WeWork
Source: Business Insider UK

Japanese tech giant Softbank has committed an additional $3 billion to WeWork in a deal that would give the office sharing company a valuation of around $42 billion.

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Thinking Big at WeWork
Thinking Big at WeWork
Source: Globe ST

Office space providers in areas like Miami have evolved from customer bases of small companies to Fortune 500s

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Chinese WeWork Rival Ucommune Raises $200M To Go After International Growth
Chinese WeWork Rival Ucommune Raises $200M To Go After Inter...
Source: TechCrunch

China’s Ucommune, the country’s largest rival to WeWork, has been on a busy acquisition spree to build out its domestic business and now it is looking at overseas opportunities after it closed ...

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How To Build A Community To Support You Throughout Your Career
How To Build A Community To Support You Throughout Your Care...
Source: Forbes

Cuyana CEO and co-founders Karla Gallardo and Shilpa Shah credits the community that surrounds them, from friends and family to business partners, to creating long-lasting and successful relationsh...

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Creating Capitol Hill Spaces For Living — and Business — a Q&A With Liz Dunn
Creating Capitol Hill Spaces For Living — and Business —...
Source: Capitol Hill Seattle

Capitol Hill developer Liz Dunn created two of Seattle’s most small-business friendly developments— Melrose Market and Chophouse Row.

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A Just in Time Lesson About Office Design And The Death Of The Desk
A Just in Time Lesson About Office Design And The Death Of T...
Source: Workplace Insight

Just in time manufacturing is a management practice brought upon the formative years of alternative workspaces. The idea is simply providing desk space only when needed.

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Coworking Space Boom Seems Unstoppable
Coworking Space Boom Seems Unstoppable
Source: Bangkok Post

Bangkok’s supply of coworking spaces has been growing quickly. This year alone, five operators have opened 10 new facilities across the city.

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WeWork Takes Entirety of KWE's Friars Bridge Court To Land At Southbank
WeWork Takes Entirety of KWE's Friars Bridge Court To Land A...
Source: Property Week

WeWork is expected to open its 41st location, making it their largest London workspace and occupying all eight floors at Kennedy Wilson’s Europe Friar Bridge Court. Located on Blackfriars Road, t...

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Pursuit of Happiness Drives Big Companies’ Coworking Craze
Pursuit of Happiness Drives Big Companies’ Coworking Craze
Source: Financial News

The idea of smaller, flexible offices is no longer reserved for the entrepreneurial and startup worlds. Now, closer communities and networking opportunities are seemingly more important than the st...

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Citing Competition, Cambridge Immigrant-Focused Incubator PLUG Closes
Citing Competition, Cambridge Immigrant-Focused Incubator PL...
Source: American Inno

Less than a month after Donald Trump was elected President, 20 first-generation and immigrant Latinos met up in a room on a Wednesday night to talk about their worries.

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WeWork Leases Entire Boutique Office in Greenwich Village
WeWork Leases Entire Boutique Office in Greenwich Village
Source: Globe St

WeWork signed a 15-year lease for Winter Properties’ entire 61,375-square-foot boutique office building in Greenwich Village at 57 E. 11th St.

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With Demand on the Rise, Four Coworking Companies Have 212K SF of Deals Pending
With Demand on the Rise, Four Coworking Companies Have 212K ...
Source: Commercial Observer

Los Angeles remains a hotbed of coworking operators with four major players on the verge of signing leases for space in Downtown Los Angeles by the end of the year, according to a source familiar w...

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Coworking’s “Bidding War” Is In Full Swing: TRD Panel
Coworking’s “Bidding War” Is In Full Swing: TRD Panel
Source: The Real Deal

“There’s a bidding war,” Industrious’s co-founder Justin Stewart said at a panel discussion hosted by The Real Deal and coworking company Spaces on Thursday. “If you have a WeWork against...

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The Way People Consume Office Is Changing
The Way People Consume Office Is Changing
Source: Globe ST

Convene hosted a Summit L.A.18 event, a conference of thought leaders focused on the macro trends that shape the way we work and live.

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The New Mexican Revolution? Women-only Workplaces
The New Mexican Revolution? Women-only Workplaces
Source: OZY

Mexico City had no women-only coworking spaces just four years ago. Mia (the feminine version of mine in Spanish), which opened in October, is one of three such spaces, two of which have launched o...

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UAE Entrepreneurs Lead The Growth Of The Flexible Office Sector
UAE Entrepreneurs Lead The Growth Of The Flexible Office Sec...
Source: Entrepreneur

The flexible office sector in Dubai is still relatively small, accounting for less than 1% of the total office space in Dubai, compared to over 3% in key office markets across Europe.

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The Netherlands’ New Train Cars Are Nicer Than Your Office
The Netherlands’ New Train Cars Are Nicer Than Your Office
Source: FastCompany

NS hired Mecanoo architects and the furniture company Gispen to create a flexible concept train for the year 2025. It’s a mix of several seating types that can be mixed or matched modularly, so t...

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Six Big Benefits Of Working In A Collaborative Work Environment
Six Big Benefits Of Working In A Collaborative Work Environm...
Source: Commercial Café

Companies that leverage the benefits of collaboration get farther faster by creating a collaborative work environment that allows employees and their ideas to thrive.

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Can the Coworking Revolution in Office Real Estate Survive a Market Downturn?
Can the Coworking Revolution in Office Real Estate Survive a...
Source: Financial Post

A distinguishing feature of the coworking business model is the flexibility in the tenancy duration and the amount of space tenants can rent.

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The Potential Fixes to Our Broken Daycare System Are Coming From Surprising Places
The Potential Fixes to Our Broken Daycare System Are Coming ...
Source: Moneyish

Affordable daycare in America is expensive — and hard to find. Another potential solution to the daycare crisis in America is coming from another surprising place: coworking spaces.

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Australia Ranks 7th Globally in Coworking
Australia Ranks 7th Globally in Coworking
Source: The Urban Developer

Australia currently has the seventh largest presence of coworking operators globally with 253 listed operators, reveals CBRE’s Pacific Corporate Coworking Survey.

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Designing A Happier Workspace: A Blueprint For Getting It Right
Designing A Happier Workspace: A Blueprint For Getting It Ri...
Source: Forbes

Ingrid Fetell Lee, industrial designer, who most recently took up a position as design director of IDEO’s New York office, believes that workplaces and other public spaces can, and should, be des...

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London’s Broker Of Choice For Startups And WeWork Is Opening In NYC
London’s Broker Of Choice For Startups And WeWork Is Openi...
Source: Bisnow

Kontor, the niche London tenant rep firm which advises some of the U.K.’s fastest growing and best known tech businesses, is expanding to New York.

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Bruntwood Scitech Ceo Outlines Vision for £360m Venture
Bruntwood Scitech Ceo Outlines Vision for £360m Venture
Source: Business Cloud

The man at the helm of the UK's largest science and technology property partnership said the key to economic success is unlocking the potential of the regions

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Coworking Spaces Are The Latest Trend in Toronto Condos
Coworking Spaces Are The Latest Trend in Toronto Condos
Source: NOW Toronto

With more Torontonians working remotely, developers are adding stylish coworking spaces into condos that rival WeWork

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No More Free Beer? How #MeToo Might Change Coworking Culture
No More Free Beer? How #MeToo Might Change Coworking Culture
Source: Tech.Co

The two biggest points of comparison that come to mind are a frat party and a Mad Men-era workplace, neither of which are exactly known for their gender parity.

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WeWork to Launch in Ho Chi Minh City Next Month
WeWork to Launch in Ho Chi Minh City Next Month
Source: e27

WeWork is set to launch in Vietnam early next month, starting with Ho Chi Minh City, and will feature four floors with the ability to accommodate over 1,000 occupants.

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The Best Free Workspace in London
The Best Free Workspace in London
Source: Startups

From libraries and cafes to dedicated coworking spaces, we look into London’s best free office space for new businesses and freelancers

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Coworking Firms Expanding Downtown
Coworking Firms Expanding Downtown
Source: CRAIN's Chicago Business

Shared-office providers Industrious and Novel are ramping up their local presence in the fast-growing sector.

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