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The Coworking Blog Emergent Research and the Global Coworking Unconference Conference (GCUC) are partnering on a survey looking at how people work in coworking spaces and the roles networks and networking play in the coworking experience. The results will be made public and released at the GCUC conference in May. It is the intention to to quantify how coworking members benefit from the networking opportunities available to them through membership in a coworking space. Coworking needs some answers! Take the Survey!

17 February 2015 ~ 1 Comment

Fit Space – Don’t Sell Space

Post Author: anthony thompson. Say it with me, “Fit – Space – Don’t Sell It.”  I’m still not a fan of pop up ads (although millions of blogs inundate you with them to sign up for their damn newsletter) but if I knew what would be better I’d invent it. For now, we deal with […]

27 January 2015 ~ 3 Comments

First Coworking Africa conference: Cape Town, July 23rd and 24th 2015

First Coworking Africa conference: Cape Town, July 23rd  and 24th 2015

The Coworking Africa conference, the first major event organized on the topic of Coworking in Africa, is to take place in Cape Town, South Africa, on July 23rd and 24th 2015. During two days, Cape Town will be the African capital of Coworking, an ever more successful work model that is becoming the natural professional […]

09 December 2014 ~ 0 Comments

CoWORK Episode 1 – The Dog days of the Entrepreneur

Post Author: Chris. That building in your town, with lots of people coming in and out, working on tables and chairs, or even small offices.  Everybody wants to know what it is all about. So how do you explain it? The truth is, that its just like any other office…. but filled with people, who […]

27 November 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Have a look at: Coworking Europe!

It was fun and exciting, there were workshops and tours and laughs. Come and see, the Coworking EU Conference that was. #coworkingeu

12 November 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Le Coworking Visa

Post Author: jeannine. Note:  This blog post first appeared on Katia’s Blog, La nomade sédentaire and is republished here with permission.  We have recently decided to revisit the English-Only policy on this blog (it is after all a Global Blog, right?) and we couldn”t have found a better way to kick it off if we had […]

15 October 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Country Profile: Coworking in Kazakhstan

Note:  This blogpost was written by Faraz Majidulla, of  Astana Multispace, as part of an informal series to introduce us to Coworking spaces and how they function all over the world.  So let’s start the series off with a little bling bling from Kazakhstan.   Thanks, Faraz!   ______________________________________________________________________________ Kazakhstan is the ninth largest country in […]

09 October 2014 ~ 1 Comment

Is it a good idea to have multiple coworking spaces in one city?

Post Author: jeannine. This blog post first appeared on Jonathan Markwell’s blog and is republished here with permission.  The subject of competing Coworking spaces within one city came up in the Coworking group, and during the discussion this gem came to light.  We are proud to republish it here as part of our effort to revitalize […]

21 September 2014 ~ 2 Comments

5 Benefits of Coworking and Why You Should Join a Shared Workspace

Post Author: Kat Haselkorn. Coworking is increasing in popularity to the point where, something that was once nearly unheard of, is now a common way to do business. From entrepreneurs to start-ups to small businesses, working in a shared workspace is often the economical thing to do. When we polled coworkers to see what they […]

26 January 2014 ~ 3 Comments

7 Steps To Selecting a Coworking Space

Post Author: Kat Haselkorn. When it comes to picking out the perfect coworking space for yourself or your business, there are a number of factors to consider. Here, we outline seven steps to help you find the ideal work environment today and as your business grows. Image via Uber Offices

27 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

How your Price Structure Affects Your Coworking Culture

Post Author: Craig Baute. As space owners and coworking catalyst we work hard to create a culture and community that we view best fits the individuals in the neighborhood  and our current members. We take careful considerations of the design of the space, the amenities, and events that will be held there. But do we […]