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…

With many corporations wholeheartedly embracing coworking, by either including communal workspaces into their current corporate property setup or by placing teams in external coworking spaces, traditional offices may need to start drastically changing their offerings as well.  As we at 99spaces have pointed out previously it is primarily millennials pushing this trend – and the perks…

Entrepreneur-focused magazine Dynamic Business recently interviewed Hub Australia founder and CEO Brad Krauskopf. Coworking pioneer Hub Australia will be launching their second Sydney site in early 2018 and once operational will almost double Hub Australia’s national footprint. What specifically interested us at 99spaces were Brads thoughts on the next evolution of coworking, both locally and globally: DB: How has…

One thing the team at 99spaces spends many hours on is the Future of Work, and its ramifications across the technology, real estate, and management industries.  Much of the discussion revolves around Millennials and their lifestyles, work-styles, and values. One thing is for sure – they have different ideas as to how the workspace should…

Modern work life today generally means a lot of sitting which at best is tiring and at worst a downright health risk – standing desks and all. Check out these 12 Desk Hacks that could help improve your productivity and boost your overall office outlook. Courtesy of: The Business Backer Current workspace not doing it…