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The Coworking Blog 2014 Coworknig Europe Conference Global Enterprise, Cowork Lisboa and the Lisbon Municipality have partnered up to create to most insightful event in Europe regarding the rise of Coworking and its impact on entrepreneurship, innovation and, overall, the future of the workplace. Between 300 and 350 attendees from all around Europe, North America and beyond, will gather during three days in Cinema Sao Jorge, in Lisbon. The Portuguese capital aims to be called the San Francisco of Europe. USA: 2015 Global Coworking Unconference Conference. is headed back to our Coworking roots—where it all began—California! Time to practice your surfing skills, layer your clothing and fall in love with West Coast rap. GCUC is going to Berkeley! Just across the bay from San Francisco we’ll be hosting the biggest gathering of Coworking peeps in the US!

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 [...]

15 February 2007 ~ 0 Comments

making coworking scheduling software a reality

Friends, Romans, Coworkers… We have reached that point were we are seriously talking about scheduling software. John McGann, 116 West Houston, has hired a developer to update his old software. John doesn’t have any particular construct, php, ruby on rails, drupal or some other open-souce CMS. John just wants the software built with enough ambiguity [...]

11 February 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Coworking in Orlando

It looks like our friend at Emurse, Alex Rudloff, is putting together a nascent coworking community effort for Orlando. As a number of startup and Web 2.0 events seem to be popping up in Florida, I wonder if this is a sign of things just getting started? Don’t miss the upcoming BarCamp in Miami either [...]

10 February 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Coworking office in Palo Alto

Ross Mayfield, CEO of wiki company SocialText, recently blogged about his company’s expansion into the recently vacated bob and bob location on High Street in Palo Alto. Besides a venue for hosting events like their recent Wikithon and the more regular Wiki Wednesdays, Ross is also considering turning the space into an open coworking facility [...]

08 February 2007 ~ 1 Comment

coworking finds an compatriot in nyc

WOW! it looks like a fellow new yorker & buckeye is coming to the right track… today, Nate Westheimer posted cafeBricolage — The NYC Solution is a Hot-plate… i’m so excited to see others thinking along the same lines… the following is my comment, and cross posted at noneck.org nate, this is great… i’m glad [...]

08 January 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Brooklyn Coworking Open House

We’re having an open house, and you’re invited! Tired of arguing with your cat about a bad client? Wondering what is the next wave in social networking? Looking for an invigorating environment to call an “office?” Break free from hourly coffee purchase and grab a slice of Willamsburg’s alternatively working community. We call it – [...]

04 January 2007 ~ 0 Comments

Toronto Coworking Preview

The Indoor Playground is having an open house. On Friday, January 12th the Indoor Playground – A Centre for Innovation in Toronto is throwing its doors open to welcome interested folks to come an check out the space. A preview to see the space before it is finished. To provide the organizers feedback, suggestions, and [...]

21 December 2006 ~ 3 Comments

Coworking Open House

We’re 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 miss community and structure in your work life? If so, then it’s time to start the New Year right [...]