How to Name Your Coworking Space

GCUC

We are calling it now, there are going to be new coworking spaces opening as people head “back to work” but not back to. The post How to Name Your Coworking Space appeared first on GCUC Community. Coworking Coworking Trends

Black Entrepreneurs and the Embracing of Coworking Space

Turnkey

It’s Black History month, and a great time to shed light on how black entrepreneurs are embracing and thriving in the coworking space culture. While it’s true that ethnic diversity and cultural integration have become distinguishing features of coworking space, black startups in particular have been flocking to coworking spaces across the country.

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The Attraction of Great Coworking Spaces

GCUC

Last week we partnered up with Bertie Van Wyk from Herman Miller to talk about how properly activated coworking spaces are the workspace solution. The post The Attraction of Great Coworking Spaces appeared first on GCUC Community. Speakers GCUC Webinars Health and Well-being COVID-19

How Profitable Are Coworking Spaces in 2019?

Deskmag

90% of coworking spaces generate a profit if they meet at least four conditions: they have more than 200 members, are older than one year, are profit-oriented and do not subsidize their operation through other businesses. In addition to these, we are also publishing the annual profit margins of profitable coworking spaces for the first time

How Coworking Spaces Are Getting Their Business Up & Running Again

Deskmag

Coworking spaces around the world are gradually ramping up their operations again. In this article, you will find examples of this as well as what coworking spaces can expect in the first few weeks after they reopen Some never shut their doors while others remain closed, depending on how dangerous the virus threat in their region is perceived to be. The legal requirements are just as varied. Nevertheless, many operators are implementing similar checklists.

How Coworking Spaces Are Navigating Through the Coronavirus Crisis

Deskmag

Coworking spaces are experiencing the same issues as many other companies. You will find an overview of the initial measures coworking spaces are taking in this article No one is able to reliably predict how long and severe the Covid19-related restrictions will be. Although there is currently a lack of planning security, quick solutions are needed that go beyond the current situation.

How VCs, Accelerators, and Coworking Spaces Put Communities in Buildings vs. Buildings in Communities

This is going to be BIG.

Sun's space was for it's customer assistance unit and Cornell just had a demo space patched into a supercomputer back on campus. I've come to appreciate how the same approach works with the physical spaces that have become startup hubs. Individuals running meetups have done a fantastic job helping the community flourish--but it's a major burden to find space, get speakers, and market your event when you have another job to do.

Childcare in a Coworking Space? Here’s How Some Companies are Making it Work

Turnkey

However, working from home can be isolating, and these parents usually still need regular child care to … Continue reading Childcare in a Coworking Space? Here’s How Some Companies are Making it Work → OFFICE SPACEFlexible and remote jobs have broad appeal in today’s economy, but they’re especially enticing to parents.

The 2018 State of Coworking Spaces

Deskmag

Coworking spaces are growing. But what does a detailed view of coworking spaces look like presently? We are publishing many findings for the first time, together with the most extensive data report to date about coworking spaces Each year they offer larger workspaces and serve more members than the year before. These findings are not new.

Fun Interior Design Tips from Coworking Spaces

GCUC

Nowadays, working from home has become the new normal, but for coworking companies, there are ways to adapt to this environment. The post Fun Interior Design Tips from Coworking Spaces appeared first on GCUC Community. In a previous. Furniture Solution Design

2019 State of Coworking: Over 2 Million Coworking Space Members Expected

Deskmag

The market for coworking spaces has undergone remarkable growth in the last couple of years and continues to flourish to this day. The following numbers summarize the expectations for coworking spaces and their members based on results from the 2019 Global Coworking Survey Locations in megacities, however, seem to have reached the limits regarding their size. And new questions are being asked: what if economic growth slows and a new financial crisis emerges?

Quick Facts about the UK’s Coworking Spaces

Deskmag

The UK’s coworking market has stood out from the European average in many ways since the coworking movement began. For example, its coworking spaces host more members and many chains have been active long before WeWork entered the market. These developments are mainly influenced by London’s rapidly growing number of coworking spaces. Outside of London, the UK’s coworking industry is similar to other countries.

Can Coworking Spaces Save Shopping Malls from the Retail Apocalypse?

Deskmag

Coworking spaces have served a plethora of modern workers through physical spaces. Now, there’s a new trend on the horizon: coworking spaces in shopping centres. Whilst this might be an innovative environment for coworking spaces, the arrangement also forms part of the retail industry’s move towards a new shopping mall model emerging in 2030. There have been office blocks, private member clubs, coffee shops and more.

Welcome Back! How Coworking Spaces Get Their Business Up & Running Again

Deskmag

Coworking spaces around the world are gradually ramping up their operations again. In this article, you will find examples of this as well as what coworking spaces can expect in the first few weeks after they reopen Some never shut their doors while others remain closed, depending on how dangerous the virus threat in their region is perceived to be. The legal requirements are just as varied. Nevertheless, many operators are implementing similar checklists.

The State of Coworking Spaces in Asia

Deskmag

Once upon a time, it was mostly freelancers who used and founded coworking spaces. How these two worlds of coworking spaces differ from one another and how they are blending together can be seen in Asia. The situation there offers a glimpse into the beginnings of the coworking movement as well as the future of corporate coworking. This is where the largest coworking spaces in the world are created, with a high share of private offices for companies.

Operators & Staff Members: The People Behind Coworking Spaces

Deskmag

Who is actually working for coworking spaces? They more often operate smaller coworking spaces. In this article, you’ll learn about staff in coworking spaces, how many people are working for them, and the ratio of staff to members Predominantly women, however, they generally earn less income than men. Even female founders and owners earn less and are more likely to rate their income negatively.

Opening Coworking Spaces & The First Year Post-Launch

Deskmag

Starting a well-running coworking space usually takes a lot of time and nerves. The results of the 2018 Global Coworking Survey will show you what you can expect during the planning phase and what new coworking spaces look like in the first year after being launched Without the right motivation, you won’t get anywhere. The same is true for capital. And without knowledge of the market, the business will fail pretty soon after its opening.

How Might Coworking Spaces Benefit from the Blockchain Development?

Deskmag

The technology is set to radically transform the property industry through its ability to deliver a vast array of tools, systems and functional benefits for commercial property and thus, the coworking market. However, progress is required before blockchain can truly impact coworking operators. Blockchain is the technology which underpins crypto-currencies including Bitcoin, but its potential reaches far beyond digital currencies.

Building Broker Relations: Recipe for Successful Coworking Spaces

Deskmag

For many big coworking spaces, integrating broker firms into the sales strategy for their space is the norm. Whilst brokers may have previously been associated with traditional offices, many coworking operators are now utilizing their capabilities to minimise vacancy rates. If you’re keen to achieve or maintain full occupancy of your coworking space and are thinking of working with brokers for the first time, here’s how, why and what’s next

1.7 Million Members Will Work in Coworking Spaces by the End of 2018

Deskmag

In 2018, Coworking Spaces are again expecting great things for their market. Here is the first bundle of results of the latest Global Coworking Survey: The 2018 Coworking Forecast The average number of members is growing and operators are planning expansions with almost the same speed as in the previous years. There is currently no dip on the horizon. However, many operators expect a consolidation.

WeWork harms 40% of all coworking spaces in its close vicinity, however…

Deskmag

WeWork is probably the globally most well-known brand that is associated with coworking. That is despite the fact that only a small part of the areas comply with the coworking space concept and most desks are located in private offices. With the roughly seven billion dollars they have so far collected in venture capital, WeWork has the potential to start a fierce competition with other coworking spaces.

WINNERS OF BEN FRANKLIN’S TECHCELERATOR PITCH NIGHT TOOK HOME A TOTAL OF $10,000!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

With funding support from the BB&T Economic Growth Fund at the Lancaster County Community Foundation, the Tech Celerator @TheCandy Factory, offers free business-grade WiFi, six conference rooms with large screen TVs and whiteboards, three workshop areas, event space, and parking for guests and clients along with business mentoring and support services provided by Ben Franklin’s Transformation Business Services Network personnel.

Coworking for Introverts & Extroverts

Deskmag

Are coworking spaces actually only suited to extroverts who enjoy meeting new people? Do introverts avoid socializing in coworking spaces? Nevertheless, there are big differences between introverts, extroverts, and those in between, as the Global Coworking Survey shows. In a nutshell: the answer to these questions is a clear no. This article will discuss in more detail how they differ

A Startup Support Guide for My Mom

GAN

He leases out a space that includes a total of six chairs, one for him and five others that he subleases out to five other barbers. Coworking Spaces: If a startup has a single person running it, a small team of 5-10 people, or even a larger team of up to 50 or so people, many of them use coworking spaces. Startups are largely paying for rent and access to some fun amenities when they buy into a coworking space.

Corporate Coworking: Drivers, Benefits & Challenges

Deskmag

The utilization of coworking spaces by corporate companies is on the rise. However, corporates have their own strategic position when it comes to coworking. Why do they utilize such space and what are the advantages and disadvantages of doing so? And what benefits and challenges does this trend pose for the providers of coworking spaces

The burn out is real.

GCUC

We miss our coworking space. Other Coworking Community COVID-19 COVIDWe are burnt out. We miss our families. We miss hugs, vacations & friends. We miss going out to. The post The burn out is real. appeared first on GCUC Community.

New Global Survey: Everything You Wanted to Know About Coworking

Deskmag

How many people plan to open a coworking space in the future? What kind of people use coworking spaces and what is important to them? How many spaces are profitable? Knowing the answers to such questions helps us better understand the coworking movement and ensure sustainable growth. Good news - we publish the answers every year as part of the Global Coworking Survey in a variety of reports. It’s the biggest survey on coworking worldwide.

Addressing the Gaps: Auckland University of Technology // Auckland, New Zealand

CO.STARTERS

A small coworking space for students is receiving a sizeable upgrade this year and a new digital hub that provides a ‘front door’ to entrepreneurship at the university is being launched. . ori pilot and the expansion of AUT’s coworking space in addition to the CO.STARTERS cohorts she manages, Sabrina anticipates an exciting and busy year. “There is a gap in Auckland that we are trying to fill.” .

Coworking in Europe 2018

Deskmag

Whilst membership numbers and area are increasing in European coworking spaces, their popularity is slightly decreasing. Do large spaces with more members, private offices and employees lead to worse ratings among members? Surprisingly, it’s smaller coworking spaces in particular that are becoming much less popular. Read on to find out more about this trend as well as other developments in the European coworking scene

5 Ways to Maximize Coworking Membership Sales

Deskmag

Have you ever wondered how coworking spaces maximize membership sales? Every space is unique but as with most competitive industries, there are multiple ways to accelerate the speed at which your space is filled to the brim with budding entrepreneurs. It’s rare for coworking spaces to come together and share advice like this, so we’ve chosen 5 valuable tips for everyone to enjoy, implement and ultimately reap the rewards.

Maine’s Coworking Development Fund

EntreWorks Consulting

These powerful places can take many forms, including business offices, libraries and coworking spaces, among others. The latest example comes from Maine where the Maine Coworking Development Fund has just kicked off. The Fund provides small grants (of up to $20,000) to help communities set up and run local coworking spaces. It’s also creating a statewide network so that space managers and developers can learn from one another and share ideas.

New EntreWorks Insights Now Available

EntreWorks Consulting

This issue examines the power of place in economic development, and discusses how we can use work spaces,such as our offices, business incubators, and coworking spaces, to help build social capital, build community, and advance the cause of economic development. The latest issue of our e-newsletter, EntreWorks Insight s, is now available.

The Double Standard of Female CEOs Moving Fast and Breaking Things

This is going to be BIG.

There’s probably no better example of a founder who tried to elevate their company around a higher purpose than Audrey Gelman of The Wing, a co-working space for women.

Announcing the 2020 Class of the BSH Future Home Accelerator, powered by Techstars

TechStars

Serendipia is the next generation of coliving and coworking spaces. . Today I’m thrilled to announce the ten companies joining the BSH Future Home Accelerator, powered by Techstars. This year, as we extended our program focus to the Future of Home Living and included B2B, we’re very excited to present companies working on a large variety of topics such as co-living, sleep management, cooking, personalized skincare and AI as a service.

The 2019 Top Coworking Events

Deskmag

Not sure what coworking industry events you would like to attend in 2019? Study how coworking spaces are financed and become sustainable in Gdansk or Alicante and widen your horizon at the sea. Or meet new coworking enthusiasts in Belgrade. Learn from failures or get inspired by success stories and enjoy the Indian cuisine in Goa. Discover the latest market trends in Denver's old opera house and explore the surrounding Rocky Mountains.

International Coworking Day

GCUC

We, the coworking peeps of the world, are fundamentally shifting the way all workspaces are seen and structured. We teamed up with Emergent Research to do a little research on our industry, Here’s what we found: 89% of people using coworking spaces reported being happier as a product of working from a shared space. 73% of the people polled maintain their sanity through coworking. Today there are more than 25,000 coworking spaces in the world.

Why Honest Marketing Attracts the Right People

Deskmag

Let’s take a fresh look at how you can cut through the marketing noise and fluff out there, creating a brand that accurately reflects your space, your community, and your values. But whether you’re space is brand new or you’ve been around for some time, being 100% real will help bring the right people to your coworking space and ensure you meet your member’s expectations from the outset