Share, learn & contribute to the coworking community

2012 Global Coworking Unconference Conference. A unique opportunity to share your vision, meet each other, support one another and collaborate as we move towards unlocking the potential for Coworking. We are simultaneously running two tracks: an “Unconference” track with exceptional peer-to-peer breakouts to appeal to more seasoned Coworking owners and a more structured conference track aimed at newer owners or those looking to learn about the movement.

10 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Barcamp Austin 2 – Coworking Meeting on Saturday

for those of you who are at SXSW interactive and Barcamp Austin 2, TODAY (saturday) at 3.30, we’ll be meeting to talk about the coworking movement. please spread the word to your fellow attendants… Saturday, 10 March @ 3.30 pm Barcamp Austin 2 508 East Sixth Street, Austin, TX Technorati Tags: barcamp, barcamp austin, coworking, [...]

08 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

NYC cafeSlamming

while the name is more violent than the actual practice. on friday, nextNY’ers are gathering to host a coworking session hang out, and talk: THIS FRIDAY, lets “cafeSlam” at ini ani cafe on Stanton between Orchard and Ludlow. From 1 – 6pm, open house style. If anyone is interested? Sign up on the nextNY wiki. [...]

06 March 2007 ~ Comments Off

Green Coworking at Citizen Space

We’ve always wanted Citizen Space to be a green space — not just the walls (which they are) — but that we’d have as small a ecological footprint as possible in how we run and manage the space. And no, it’s not easy given that we work in high tech and there’s lots of disposables [...]

06 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Historical Collaboration

“The Junto was a club established in 1727 by Benjamin Franklin for mutual improvement.” Sound familiar? I’m really excited about the interest in coworking that I’ve been able to generate here in Philadelphia. I’ve got a couple of agencies that are interested in sharing space with indies, and some potential dedicated-space opportunities. At the rate [...]

02 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

brooklyn coworking – anniversaries, upgrades and new friends!

this month celebrates six months of brooklyn coworking!! not only have they upgraded their space with bookshelves and a super plush couch, but they are looking for new friends. located in the gallery space of Not an Alternative / The Change You Want to See at 84 havemeyer, just a stones throw from L, G, [...]

02 March 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Coworking on abc News

Following the coverage of coworking on BoingBoing and BusinessWeek, abc did a spotlight piece on The Indoor Playground in Toronto and 116 West Houston in New York. Watch now.

28 February 2007 ~ 2 Comments

The Hive Cooperative – an idea for Denver Coworking

Andrew Luter, a Denver based technology misfit, has laid out an all inclusive coworking ideal – the hive – not just a modern internet-cafe, not just a share office space, but a professional working environment embody in a sweet narrative and well laid out wiki. Should you be in Denver or if you are looking [...]

26 February 2007 ~ 2 Comments

coworking in businessweek.com

Where the Coffee Shop Meets the Cubicle by Kerry Miller Coworking facilities blend the appeal of an independent environment with many of the advantages of the traditional office. brief excerpt… Over the past few years, coworking facilities—both grassroots, co-op-like versions and for-profit models—have started popping up across the country and the world, from Seattle to [...]

24 February 2007 ~ 3 Comments

Twittering while you cowork

It dawned on me that upcoming “What are you doing now” app Twitter is actually a really good tool for coworking. I say this for a number of a reasons and will make one and a half feature requests. First, Twitter is a global consciousness app. Basically, you sign up, tune in and shout out. [...]

23 February 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Hat Factory open house party

San Francisco coworking space The Hat Factory is having an open house party next Wednesday, February the 28th: Coworking is having an open house, and you’re invited! Been wondering what all the buzz about coworking is about? Tired of fighting for desk space at coffee shops like Ritual House Coffee Roasters? Are you self-employed and [...]