Amanda Schneider, researcher, consultant, and founder of Contract Consulting Group writes about how in 2017, the flexible office industry, primarily coworking, is seeing continued growth.  Amanda correctly points out that by researching the places we pay to work we learn much about the future of workspace. 3 Areas of Coworking Focus 1. Private Businesses and Landlords are getting into…

Millennials – those born between 1982 and 2004 – are known to be an ambitious, forward-thinking, and educated group.  They’re also more impatient, prone to job-hop, and it’s harder to get them to settle down.  On the whole, however, they are a fantastic group and highly sought out by employers.  Millennials are also behind the…

Working out of a cafe or hotel lobby is nothing new. Entrepreneurs, freelancers, salespeople, and others have been using these locations as ‘mobile offices’ for years.  With WiFi prevalent almost everywhere and work lives all up in the cloud it’s never been easier to work from anywhere.  Coworking is the logical next step. Coworking is taking…

There’s a good chance you’ve heard about coworking, maybe read about it, and perhaps even thought about it and considered whether it would work for you and your business. If you have not yet taken the plunge, what are you waiting for?!  But seriously, here are a whole bunch of reasons why you should, thanks…

Fact: the environment around you affects the way you think, behave, and work. An uninspired workplace environment makes for an uninspired day.  Psychology tells us that we have the ability to change our outlook – and therefore output and performance – by changing our environment.  Coworking is a perfect product for those seeking the ability to…

Bill Sechter, Cofounder and CEO of ATLAS Workbase, a Seattle based coworking space, has deep experience in international sales, business development, operations and entrepreneurialism over his 35 year career working for himself, other startups and Fortune 1000 companies.  Based on his experiences he provides a list of tips to keep in mind when choosing that perfect…

In their focus on Spaces and Places, Virgin, a company and brand greatly admired by entrepreneurs and the general public alike, has posted an article titled “Why Does the UK Love Coworking Spaces“. By interviewing coworking space founders as well as coworking space users the author helps us understand why so many small business owners or freelancers…

Strong signs of significant growth – potentially Australia’s fastest coworking growth area – in the Melbourne CBD coworking sector. A coworking report released earlier this month by JLL highlights the growth: “In 2016, coworking tenants accounted for 11,340 square meters of net absorption out of a total 188,600 square meters in the CBD – the highest…

This week, we had the chance to catch up with Elise, the Community Development Manager at deskworx in St Kilda to hear a little bit more about her coworking space, some of the awesome services it provides as well as general trends in the coworking industry. Let’s Get Started! How and when did desworx start?…

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