The flexible workspace industry has seen explosive growth year over year that will continue to grow. What started as spaces for freelancers & digital nomads have become mainstays for the workforce, including the largest global companies. Part 4 of this series delves into why larger companies should leverage the flexible workspace movement. If you haven't… Continue reading The Coworking Value Proposition – Part 4 (Employers)
What can we do to ensure that we are running the best possible business for our customers? Building a business is a process. It is not something that is ever finished. Building a successful business requires constant time, attention, innovation, and maintenance. We can get so busy working in the business that sometimes it feels… Continue reading Strive for excellence – its worth the energy.
Flexible workspaces are for more than just freelancers & startups. Here are 12 types of workers using these spaces today. *Originally published on Allwork.Space: https://allwork.space/2019/10/12-types-of-coworking-members-and-what-they-need-from-their-workspace/ Millions of workers across the globe are already participating in the distributed workforce, driving explosive growth in the coworking and flexible office industries. But who are they? Are they the… Continue reading Coworking members – who are they?
For the past few months, WeWork has dominated the coworking world: newsletters, list serves, articles, opinions, commentary about their valuation, the shelved IPO, and now the news about SoftBank taking over. The noise around WeWork has been drowning out the rest of the coworking industry for years. Of the top 20 stories in my inbox… Continue reading Press on: let’s focus on customers, not WeWork.
Our mission at Jellyswitch is to make coworking better - for members as well as for space owners and managers. We want to see the coworking industry grow & thrive. Coworking spaces are vital to supply the distributed workforce with the flexible workspace it needs now & in the future. This week, I saw with… Continue reading A Reflection on Cowork Tahoe – Before & After Jellyswitch
How the commercial real estate and coworking worlds differ in the words they use for the occupiers of flexible office space. Often referred to as a total disruption of the office leasing model, the coworking movement is an evolution of the use & leasing of physical space for work. Part of this comes from the… Continue reading People & Portfolios
This week, my first article was published to Allwork.Space, an online news publication that delivers a broad range of news, trends, tips and insights from the flexible workspace industry. https://allwork.space/2019/10/the-future-of-work-is-about-one-thing-flexibility/ If the future of work is about one thing, it’s flexibility. The growing multitude of discussions around the modern workforce are centered not on the drivers of… Continue reading From Allwork.Space – “The Future of Work is About One Thing: Flexibility”
Participating in a pass network should not devalue your product - it should highlight your worth. One of the newest offerings on the coworking block is a growing list of companies offering a pass for access to multiple coworking spaces. My coworking space recently got an email from one of these companies pitching us on… Continue reading What coworking space operators need to know about pass networks
Coworking space management is maturing as the industry grows and expands. Although viewed by many as a disruption to the traditional commercial real estate industry, many of the same core principles that enable traditional corporate offices to run smoothly also apply to flexible workspace. Rather than ignore those principles, the coworking industry should go further… Continue reading Coworking through the lens of Facility Management
This part of our series will take a look into the value proposition of coworking for stakeholders on the commercial real estate side of the industry. To recap, we’re exploring the value proposition of coworking across all parts of the industry for coworking space owners and operators as a guide to craft compelling messaging to… Continue reading The Coworking Value Proposition – Part 3 (Commercial Real Estate)