International Coworking Day

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We, the coworking peeps of the world, are fundamentally shifting the way all workspaces are seen and structured. 73% of the people polled maintain their sanity through coworking. When we started GCUC (2011) there were a little over 700 coworking spaces in the world.

 Child Care & Coworking part 3

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In every facebook group, forum, contact form and unconference- Coworking and childcare comes up. What made you want to have childcare to your coworking space? Can you tell me a little bit about how your coworking and child care is set up? Just a little recap….

Coworking for Introverts & Extroverts

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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.

How Profitable Are Coworking Spaces in 2019?

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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.

Black Entrepreneurs and the Embracing of Coworking Space

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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.

Linking Up the World of Coworking

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These days, Liz Elam is a household name in the coworking industry. She is the founder of Link Coworking , which she recently sold to Common Desk. Liz is also a Partner at Deco Group , a global coworking consulting firm. Coworking Future of Work Women Who Cowork

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

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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

The 2019 Top Coworking Events

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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.

Maine’s Coworking Development Fund

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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. Maine’s Coworking Development Fund.

Corporate Coworking: Drivers, Benefits & Challenges

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The utilization of coworking spaces by corporate companies is on the rise. However, corporates have their own strategic position when it comes to coworking. And what benefits and challenges does this trend pose for the providers of coworking spaces

Coworking in Europe 2018

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Whilst membership numbers and area are increasing in European coworking spaces, their popularity is slightly decreasing. Surprisingly, it’s smaller coworking spaces in particular that are becoming much less popular.

New Global Survey: Everything You Wanted to Know About Coworking

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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? Knowing the answers to such questions helps us better understand the coworking movement and ensure sustainable growth.

The World's Library of Coworking Research Is Now Online

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Ever wondered what happens to all those student surveys, research papers and reports, PhD theses and books on the coworking sector?

The 2018 State of Coworking Spaces

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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

Child Care & Coworking Part 1

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In every facebook group, forum, contact form and unconference- Coworking and childcare comes up. Space: Dayhouse coworking. What made you want to add childcare to your coworking space? Having a parent-friendly workplace was actually what inspired me to start Dayhouse Coworking.

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

This is going to be BIG.

I'll bet you don't know where the Center of NY's Tech Community and Center of Creativity is. Give up? It's in the Financial District--right at 55 Broad Street. It says so right on their website. In fact, it is "well-known internationally as the original home of New York's technology community.".

5 Ways to Maximize Coworking Membership Sales

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Have you ever wondered how coworking spaces maximize membership sales? 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.

The Top Coworking Events in 2018

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Combine some of them with exciting coworking events, extend your trip and turn them into a coworkation! the coworking gatherings are as diverse as the cities where they take place. Have you already planned your vacations for this year?

Quick Facts about the UK’s Coworking Spaces

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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.

 Child Care & Coworking part 2

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In every facebook group, forum, contact form and unconference- Coworking and childcare comes up. What made you want to have childcare to your coworking space? How cool would it be if there was a coworking space near me in the suburbs, that also had childcare?

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

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However, working from home can be isolating, and these parents usually still need regular child care to … Continue reading Childcare in a Coworking Space? Flexible and remote jobs have broad appeal in today’s economy, but they’re especially enticing to parents. This demographic values the ability to make their own schedules so they can accommodate their children’s naptimes, doctor’s appointments, and school pickups.

What the End of Coworking at General Assembly Means for New York

This is going to be BIG.

General Assembly isn''t really a coworking company. In fact, GA East is the only one of its locations around the world that has any kind of coworking in it--and, while it''s a very cool group of people, it''s pretty small compared to the number of people at WeWork or the total amount of people working in one of the billion or so NYC coworking spaces. GA isn''t any better at coworking than anywhere else. Keep calm and cowork on. Nothing.

How Might Coworking Spaces Benefit from the Blockchain Development?

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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.

The State of Coworking Spaces in Asia

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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.

Can Coworking Spaces Save Shopping Malls from the Retail Apocalypse?

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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. There have been office blocks, private member clubs, coffee shops and more.

Operators & Staff Members: The People Behind Coworking Spaces

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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

Opening Coworking Spaces & The First Year Post-Launch

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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

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

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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

It's About Time - How Coworking Managers Can Work More Efficiently

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The typical coworking manager is often seen as a blur whizzing around the workspace. This is why freeing up time, by combatting inefficiencies and task inertia, is the number one hack for those who want to foster a vibrant coworking community

Building Broker Relations: Recipe for Successful Coworking Spaces

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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.

How to make your membership stick with you.

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

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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.

GCUC USA 2019 Recap!

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In Denver, we debuted our new camp format, welcomed four floors of sponsors, introduced our pop up shop with coworking merch and checked out lots of pretty awesome local coworking spaces. Is the coworking market saturated? Coworking Surge Continues. Mile high of Coworking.

Happy International Women’s Day!

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Women who cowork. Spark Coworking. Jane Coworking. If you are interested in checking out other female owned spaces, check out this list from soma vida and women who cowork. appeared first on Global Coworking Unconference Conference. Community Women Who Cowork

Edition #6: Jessica Knapp

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Community of Cultivators is a new blog series to introduce you to coworking game changers and connectors. When I’m at home in New Zealand, or when I’m with my Coworking People (and that could be anywhere in the world!!). A ticket to any coworking conference.

Coworky Award Winners 2019

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The post Coworky Award Winners 2019 appeared first on Global Coworking Unconference Conference. Coworking Coworky AwardsThe coworky awards have wrapped for 2019 and the trophies have been handed out. Check out the list of winners below!

Edition #5: Carl Sullivan

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This month we decided to take our interview to Australia to chat with Carl Sullivan of Your Desk, a handful of family owned and operated coworking spaces! I will say that there are a number of amazing coworking podcasts out there, but my all time favourite podcast series is Hardcore History.

7 Things you can do to help with revenue in the Summer Months

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There are lots of services out there that allow people to sign up to use your coworking space as your business address and receive mail there. The post 7 Things you can do to help with revenue in the Summer Months appeared first on Global Coworking Unconference Conference. Coworking

Edition #3: Angel Kwiatkowski

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Community of Cultivators is a new blog series to introduce you to coworking game changers and connectors. Professionally, I’ll always be the proudest of creating my coworking space Cohere. Coworking is “Rat Park” for people at work.

Edition #1: Tony Bacigalupo

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Community of Cultivators is a new blog series to introduce you to coworking game changers and connectors. It’s a predictable answer, but I’m proud of the coworking space I built. Check back next month for two more interviews with pillars in the coworking community.

Proptech, AI and the Future of the Workspace Sector: a Q&A with Antony Slumbers

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The keynote presenter at the upcoming GCUC UK coworking conference in London, Slumbers was kind enough to chat with me about the future of tech as it relates to the workspace industry. I see the essential aesthetic of coworking morphing into, and becoming, the norm. by Cat Johnson.

GCUC USA Speakers Sneak Peek!

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Cheni Yerushalmi is an OG of Coworking. appeared first on Global Coworking Unconference Conference. Coworking GCUC USA SpeakersWe are getting super excited for GCUC USA in Denver. So excited that we figured we’d give you a little sneak peak on some of our new speakers this year.

Edition #10: Cat Johnson

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Community of Cultivators is a new blog series to introduce you to coworking game changers and connectors. Cat runs the Coworking Content Alliance as well as the Coworking Out Loud podcast. Company and title: Founder of Coworking Content Alliance & Coworking Out Loud Podcast.