Archive | Coworking

24 November 2015 ~ 0 Comments

The Big Coworking Question – Why Do Spaces Develop Regionally?

Post Author: Connor Provines. Over the past year I’ve gone from an outsider, to someone who is well versed in the world of coworking and some of its finer inner workings. It’s a large part of my job; however the more I study certain elements of the movement the more questions arise. Recently, I was […]

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19 November 2015 ~ 0 Comments

The Best Coworking Space For You!

Post Author: Wendy Chen. Let’s say you decided to try coworking. Now it’s the right time to choose a shared office and jump straight into business. Yet, there are different types of coworking spaces, so how do you know that you’ve chosen the one that fits you (and your business) best? Modern cities provide vast […]

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11 November 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Is Bigger Better in the New York Coworking Scene?

Post Author: Michael Gasiorek. As a startup business owner, have you ever asked yourself how your company can overcome a much larger funded competitor? You may be imagining your competitors using all their capital to hire developers, an aggressive sales team, building out a savvy Mad Men-level marketing department, and getting involved in the next three largest global markets. Can you go up against this […]

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09 November 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Why Coworking Is The Future of Work

This post is by Marc Howard of When You Live in the Now.  There was something distinctly different about the one-hundred and sixty or so aspiring coders that surrounded me last weekend at the We/Code event hosted at one of the most thriving coworking spaces in Barcelona–and it wasn’t just the free-flowing mojitos after a long day […]

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06 November 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Fun or Function: Does Coworking Need a Reality Check?

Post Author: Michael Gasiorek. Millennials have begun reimagining the workplace to better fit their needs. One way this generation is bucking tradition is by coworking, a relatively recent phenomenon that allows freelancers and entrepreneurs to enjoy the benefits of working in a fully-stocked group office, without surrendering the benefits of being an independent worker. It’s a wonderful, mutualistic relationship at first glance: coworking startups […]

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04 November 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Competitor or Collaborator? How to make the absolute best of a new coworking space opening in your city.

Competitor or Collaborator? How to make the absolute best of a new coworking space opening in your city.

Reposted from Tony Bacigalupo’s blog.  Coworking is not a zero sum game (yet). New spaces are opening all over the world every single day, but if we keep thinking of this simply in terms of desks and chairs then we’re missing the bigger picture. Do you know why WeWork is valued at $10 billion? Because […]

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08 October 2015 ~ 0 Comments

How do I attract members? Notes from the marketing unconference session at GCUC Canada

Reporting live from the GCUC Canada 2015 unconference day! The below are quoted, but in many cases are paraphrased. If I misquoted you, let me know! “We run a monthly First Friday open house. The conversion rate is not so great, but it’s something we can point people to when they want to come see the space.”—Geoff Wood, Gravitate […]

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22 June 2015 ~ 1 Comment

The Benefits Of Coworking: How Where You Work Affects Your Success As A Freelancer

Post Author: jeannine. Working freelance has a huge number of advantages: a work/life balance many would kill for, the freedom to choose exactly how you want to work, the luxury of being able to dictate your own prices, pay rises and bonuses, and the opportunity to get to the post office / bank / gym […]

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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 […]

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27 January 2015 ~ 4 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 […]

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