Tag Archives: UK
Companies large and small are decentralising their office space as COVID-19 continues to affect workers’ ability to travel and congregate. With this in mind, the regional flexible workspace market looks set for future growth, according to technologywithin’s Director, Richard Morris.
August 10, 2020
According to DeVono Cresa, 26% of businesses are unsure if their office provider or landlord has made shared space COVID-19 secure. For that reason, the firm has developed a risk assessment that helps businesses achieve a ‘COVID-19 Secure’ workplace.
August 5, 2020
Research conducted by Workthere of flexible office providers found UK enquiry levels have rebounded in July 2020 to an average of 45% of normal levels. The survey suggests that UK providers are more positive in July with 41% optimistic about the next three months.
August 4, 2020
UK office broker, Flexioffices, has conducted research to better understand the impact of Covid-19 on businesses. Results suggest that 57% of businesses are looking to downsize and 39% want more flexible contracts.
August 4, 2020
UK office search company, First Office Hub, says businesses are reevaluating their office needs post-lockdown. Companies are looking at whether they should find a larger office to accommodate physical distancing, and focus on suburban locations.
July 31, 2020
Spacemade is a flexible space-as-a-service startup that launched at the end of 2019, and opened a new coworking space in July 2020 — in the middle of the pandemic. Co-founder Jonny Rosenblatt and Community Manager Ricardo Sinclair talk about the challenges they have faced and how they are adapting to the situation.
July 16, 2020
Hana, a subsidiary of CBRE, has opened two new flexible offices in London to bring its UK portfolio to three. Each location includes a mix of private office suites, conference and events space and a small portion of dedicated coworking space.
July 14, 2020
In a Q&A for Allwork.Space, Rob Valentine discusses Bruntwood Works’ vision for sustainable, wellbeing-focused workspaces, and why “short sighted” work from home policies are detrimental to organisational culture and the majority of the workforce.
July 13, 2020
The UK Coworking Assembly has launched the campaign #SaveOurLocalCoworking to secure economic relief for independent coworking operators.
July 6, 2020
UK flexible office agency Offices.co.uk has noted clear demand for locations outside of city centres, while larger firms are also looking at ‘hub-and-spoke’ models.
July 3, 2020
UK flexible office operator, Citibase, is offering London customers free access to centres outside of the city to help them avoid crowded public transport networks. Citibase Local builds on the idea of ‘suburban hubs’ to help workers stay safe during the pandemic.
July 2, 2020
The Office Group’s newest location, United House, has been redesigned with a focus on sustainability. The space has been recreated using materials with a smaller carbon footprint and features a sense of ‘indoor, outdoor’, with natural light, sheer screens, bold patterns and large windows.
July 1, 2020
Are corporate teams really decentralising and seeking regional hubs? Or will corporates simply wait it out? Here’s what experts say.
June 25, 2020
Rebecca Brough is the owner of Cubo, a coworking space in Derby, UK. With plans to open two more workspace locations in the UK, Allwork.Space spoke to Rebecca to find out how the pandemic has impacted those plans, and how Cubo is navigating the current situation.
June 16, 2020
Workthere’s research in May 2020 found that the top demand driver for businesses seeking flexible space was downsizing from a lease. Other priorities included searching for suburban or regional office spaces, and needing additional space for physical distancing.
June 12, 2020