Forbes has a great article about how traditional (and non-traditional!) retail brands are shutting their storefronts and utilising coworking spaces as a way to draw in clients and customers. By leasing beautifully fitted out private offices within coworking spaces, they not only get the benefits of being surrounded by others creatives, startups, and entrepreneurs, but they…

Workbar coworking is now open in a Staples store in Boston.  As Bloomberg reports this is the latest move for the massive retailer to become the ‘it’ partner for startups and small businesses. Twenty-somethings sip gourmet coffee in comfy booths as a chill soundtrack plays. There’s funky art, as well as skylights, an artificial putting green…

From the NY Times: Changing American work habits and the growing popularity of co-working spaces like WeWork, Workhouse and the Farm continue to transform the office landscape. And residential developers have taken notice: A number of new residential projects feature shared work spaces that channel the vibe of trendy start-ups with computer bars, comfortable seating…

Bisner writes: There is an evolution of people getting out of private office, and into co-working spaces and office environments that promote collaboration and innovation. That flexible mindset is permeating all property types. “We see pilot projects for large corporations in the Dallas market where landlords reposition lobbies and common spaces to engage with pedestrians…

99spaces is a flexible workspace discovery platform and marketplace. We are an online commercial property portal focused exclusively on flexile spaces. Being entrepreneurs ourselves we know the struggles involved in finding that perfect workspace. Spaces must be functional –but cool, centrally located, affordable, flexible, inspiring, and more. Finding your perfect workspace is a major hassle…

“looking to a future where offline and online shopping aren’t two separate business models. There will just be “shopping” and it will be an integrated online and offline experience” In a recent Forbes article, Joshua Steimle writes about Zalora Hong Kong’s store at the Windsor House shopping centre. This store contains many traditional store fixtures and…

Just a quick note to provide you with a list of Coworking benefits courtesy of the the Cocal-Cola Company: 1. Avoid guilt. Working in a coffee shop or café usually causes you to feel the need to purchase something. In a coworking space you can use all the wifi you want without the guilt. 2. Build Your Client…