Designer accessories for coworking spacesNope, you don’t need to get everything from IKEA. Great workspace design is key in coworking, from hubs to clubs and community. Designer accessories which are clever – yet practical – are also important. From New York to Berlin, Barcelona and Copenhagen, here are 10 products which might come in handy in your office or work lounge.
Storytelling for freelancersOnce upon a time there was a cool cat who was making a living as a freelance web designer. He lived in one of those big cities where it seemed like every third person was trying to do the same exact thing. Okay, okay, that doesn’t sound like a very good start to a story - but read more here to learn about storytelling, improving your skills, and why it’s important.
Marketing Strategies To Grow Your Coworking Business!Some of the biggest questions on every coworking space owner’s mind are, how to get the word out, sign up new members and how to grow both their community and business. More important, for bootstrapped coworking spaces without a marketing budget, is how to do it for little or no cash – a challenge any startups face. We found several marketing strategies that have proved proven to be both successful and budget friendly.
Three things freelancers can learn from visual artist Wayne WhiteWe often feel pressure to stick with one thing, do it well, and not take too many risks. Yet, that mentality is quickly dissolving, and the former constraints once heavily placed on the idea of success are now becoming lifted. In fact, we see examples of risk takers in every in every shape and form, and we’ve found one great example in the creative life of visual artist Wayne White who also worked as puppeteer, cartoonist, animator, illustrator, sculptor and art director. We see the ultimate career freedom. His positive outlook on work and his common sense advice does hold some practical insights for today’s freelancers.
How to get the most out of your coworking membershipA coworking membership is one of the best investments you can make in your freelance career. On top of a professional working space, you get a full social calendar, a lot of networking opportunities, and the chance to swap ideas with likeminded people. But none of these benefits come without trying. Real coworking – not just sharing an office – takes a bit of effort. So how do you join the community and make the most out of your membership? Deskmag got some tips, from a variety of people who run coworking spaces, that can help you take full advantage of your coworking membership.
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