Category Archives: Industry News

Coworking Weekly Rundown June 9, 2017

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New demands and changing trends are dominating the coworking industry news in this week’s roundup. Operators and developers are finding new ways to incorporate member needs by incorporating elements from the hospitality and residential sector. With huge coworking spaces appearing in London and India, demand for market trends grows higher. And Dan Bell, cofounder of COCO,…

Coworking Weekly Rundown: May 26, 2017

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  This week’s roundup of GWA news, the latest coworking Industry scoop, member updates, and coworking insights. This week we see new coworking spaces from GWA members, Premier Business Centers and Hub Australia. Find out why flexible office is on the rise, (hint: it’s not just tech), and how shared office spaces are “pillars of the 21st…

Myth or Fact – Coworking Spaces Report that Private Offices are their most Popular Membership type

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In November, 2016, the GWA phone-surveyed a national sample of coworking spaces (those that identify as coworking spaces, regardless of layout). We called 300 spaces and 85 responded. The sample size for this specific data was 80. The sample does not include WeWork, Industrious or Regus’ Spaces brand The average square feet of the paces…

Why We Use the Term Coworking

Many GWA members would identify themselves as  “Flexible Workspace” or “Shared Workspace” operators. After that, the more narrow definitions start to get more segmented. Some identify as “serviced offices,” “executive suites,” or “coworking spaces.” It’s a Data-Driven Decision When we communicate as an organization about the industry, particularly when Google is watching, we use the…

Trends in Coworking as Seen by LExC Members

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Guest post by Dale Hersowitz It’s an exciting time to be in the Coworking industry. A Forbes article recently stated the Coworking industry has become “one of the largest startup segments, hiding in plain sight” and compared Coworking to popular startup booms like Fintech, virtual reality and drones. It’s hard to believe that this industry,…

Childcare Coworking Spaces

On-site childcare coworking spaces is perhaps the Holy Grail for working parents. Startups, freelancers, and corporate coworkers alike dream of easier, shorter commutes without multiple stops, and of environments in which mom or dad can work productively while their kids can play and learn safely and happily––all under one roof. The model, however, remains elusive,…