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22 May 2008 ~ Comments Off on Citizen Desk no more; party tonight

Citizen Desk no more; party tonight

The citizens of Wausau (WI) are deskless! Or at least Citizen Desk-less. As of last Saturday, there will no longer be “physical” space called CitizenDesk. We’ve shut down the office space. I’m hoping to interview the space founder, Marcus Nelson, to do a more-detailed failure analysis and find some lessons that other coworking organizers and […]

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05 May 2008 ~ Comments Off on Cinco de May-aye-aye

Cinco de May-aye-aye

So how many dollar store Hot Tamales can YOU fit in your mouth at one time and still breathe? My record is 27. I beat Stan by a mile who wimped out at about 19. He is so not the man. Well, at least when it comes to dollar store tamales. We are actually getting […]

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15 April 2008 ~ 4 Comments

Be Free Or Die

When we first discussed hosting events at group88, we thought that we would have some freebies mixed with paid seminars that provide many layers of apply-it-now knowledge. Now I’m rethinking it all. We want to have tons of events but I don’t want attendees to have to pay. I’m finding out that finding sponsors is […]

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01 February 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Coworking at the PSFK Conference in New York

I’ll be talking about our experience with co-working at NASA at PSFK‘s great New York conference in March, and will be joined on stage by Etsy Labs to contrast our experiences. I’d love input from anyone else with experience using co-working in government or other large enterprise contexts as I prepare my talk.

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15 January 2008 ~ Comments Off on

Back in July, I received a ping from Patrick Tanguay from Station-C coworking in Montreal suggesting that we should band together and submit a panel for SXSW Interactive 08 (the conference at which we had met, in fact).   Over the course of the next week, we shared ideas and, with input from Chris and […]

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20 December 2007 ~ Comments Off on Coworking Tour Slideshow

Coworking Tour Slideshow

Thanks so much to Rosemarie Lion for putting together this awesome Slideshow from the Co-Hopping Night! Rosemarie and crew came all the way down from Sonoma, where Sonoma Coworking is brewing. 🙂 Thanks to everyone who came down and participated!

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03 December 2007 ~ Comments Off on Dec 13 Event: Co-Hopping San Francisco

Dec 13 Event: Co-Hopping San Francisco

The group of us who run coworking spaces in San Francisco, including: Citizen Space, The Hat Factory, Sandbox Suites, The Altrupreneur Center and AF83 are really excited to be throwing a conjoint Co-Hopping Event on Thursday December 13 from 6:30-10:30 pm. We are also really excited to have Bio-Diesel Betty (aka Lindsay Hassett) entertaining us […]

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