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Building Broker Relations: Recipe for Successful Coworking Spaces

For many big coworking spaces, integrating broker firms into the sales strategy for their space is the norm. Yet for others, it’s unknown territory. Whilst brokers may have previously been associated with traditional offices, many coworking operators are now utilizing their capabilities to minimise vacancy rates. However, creating an effective relationship with a broker firm isn’t something that happens at the touch of a button; there are ways and means of ensuring the working relationship fully meets the needs of both parties. If you’re keen to achieve or maintain full occupancy of your coworking space and are thinking of working with brokers for the first time, here’s how, why and what’s next.

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.

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It's About Time - How Coworking Managers Can Work More Efficiently

It's About Time - How Coworking Managers Can Work More Efficiently

The typical coworking manager is incredibly busy, but to some it may seem like they aren’t getting enough finished. In reality, community managers are often juggling an impossible load of minutiae at the expense of more impactful things. That’s why I suggest these two powerful tactics to free up more time to foster a vibrant coworking space & community.

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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