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­­­Community Management Churn: How to Prevent the Crisis

Many coworking providers dread the moment a Community Manager hands in their employment notice. That Manager knows the life story of every member who walks through the door. They’ve set up and established multiple processes first-hand whilst carrying the patience of a Saint and the fire of a networking God. But unfortunately, the rate at which Community Managers leave their jobs is significantly higher than many other professions and despite awareness, providers are still unsure of which steps to take to successfully retain top employees. What are the underlying causes of Community Management job-hopping and what can coworking providers do to prevent such frequent loss of talent?

Coworking Spaces

Can Coworking Spaces Save Shopping Malls from the Retail Apocalypse?

Can Coworking Spaces Save Shopping Malls from the Retail Apocalypse?

Coworking spaces have served a plethora of modern workers through physical spaces. There have been office blocks, private member clubs, coffee shops and more. Now, there’s a new trend on the horizon: coworking spaces in shopping malls. It’s unfolding on a global level. What has the journey involved to date?

News

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

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 latest Global Coworking Survey: The 2018 Coworking Forecast.

Tips

How Might Coworking Spaces Benefit from the Blockchain Development?

How Might Coworking Spaces Benefit from the Blockchain Development?

Blockchain is the technology which underpins crypto-currencies including Bitcoin, but its potential reaches far beyond digital currencies; it’s about to radically transform the property industry. The technology can deliver a vast array of tools, systems and functional benefits for the commercial property market and thus, the coworking market.

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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