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

In 2018, Coworking Spaces are again expecting great things for their market. The average number of members is growing and operators are planning expansions with almost the same speed as in the previous years. There is currently no dip on the horizon. However, many operators expect a consolidation. Here is the first bundle of results of the 2018 Global Coworking Survey.

Coworking Spaces

Corporate Coworking: Drivers, Benefits & Challenges

Corporate Coworking: Drivers, Benefits & Challenges

The utilization of coworking spaces by corporate companies is on the rise. Factors feeding the trend include increased flexibility, lower costs, greater emphasis on employee values and the global drive towards innovation. However, corporates have their own strategic position when it comes to coworking. Why do they utilize such space and what are the advantages and disadvantages of doing so? And what benefits and challenges does this trend pose for the providers of coworking spaces?

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

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

WeWork is probably the globally most well-known brand that is associated with coworking. With the roughly seven billion dollars they have so far collected in venture capital, WeWork has the potential to start a fierce competition with other coworking spaces. That is why in the latest Global Coworking Survey, we asked how coworking spaces view the effects of the activities of WeWork on their own businesses.

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A Beginner's Guide to SEO for Coworking Spaces

A Beginner's Guide to SEO for Coworking Spaces

The coworking movement was built on a foundation of human connection. While no coworking space manager wants to turn their attention away from their members, it’s vital that coworking spaces learn to navigate the online world if they are going to thrive. Luckily they can harness the power of search engine optimization, most often referred to as SEO, in order to grow their communities.

Coworkers

The Members: How, When & Why Do They Work in Coworking Spaces?

The Members: How, When & Why Do They Work in Coworking Spaces?

Who are the biggest competitors of coworking spaces? During which months do the highest numbers of members sign up? And what should coworking spaces provide for their members? We have already covered some questions about members in our last article on the Global Coworking Survey. In this part, we will summarize their answers on when and why they are using coworking spaces. Additionally, you will find out how members are using coworking spaces or how they would like to use them. As always, you can download a free report.

Events

The Top Coworking Events in 2018

The Top Coworking Events in 2018

Have you already planned your vacations for this year? 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. However, there are two things all those events have in common. They are designed to help people succeed in the coworking business and offer an entertaining way to connect with coworking space experts. Here is a brief summary of the events scheduled so far this year.

Cities

The Evolution of UK Coworking Spaces Outside of London

The Evolution of UK Coworking Spaces Outside of London

The coworking movement in the UK is migrating out from major cities as demand grows for professional work spaces in smaller towns and suburbs, removing the necessity for remote workers to commute into city centres and boosting regional economies. The factors influencing this shift include changing working situations, urbanisation and greater internet connectivity. This article focuses on the maturing local scene where remote workers are benefiting from collaborating with other likeminded businesses at inspiring venues.

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