18 November 2016

Take part in the Deskmag Global Coworking Survey

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SocialWorkplaces.com, organizer of the Coworking Europe Conference, is proud to be the supporting organization behind the Deskmag Global Coworking Survey, 2017. ANNOUNCING THE 2017 GLOBAL COWORKING SURVEY The Global Coworking Survey is back and ready for your input! Coworking space owners, operators as well as members of coworking spaces from around the world are encouraged to…

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7 November 2016

“Technology makes connecting more human-centric than ever”-Essensys

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“Technology makes connecting more human-centric than ever”-Steve Eveleigh, CMO, Essensys Essensys is a leader in building software for workspace operators throughout the world. The platform aims at powering every workspace operator’s business, allowing them to grow by automating processes from lead to cash and everything in between. The Essensys software also provides an active community interface…

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17 September 2016

“We propose the off peak environment of beautiful restaurants for coworking”-Preston Pesek, Spacious NYC

Spacious Coworking NYC

“We propose the off peak environment of beautiful restaurants for coworking”-Preston Pesek, Spacious NYC Finding a place to work in a major metropolis like New York City can be a challenge, and an expensive one at that. At first glance, options may seem limited, but if you look a little closer, maybe the perfect place to…

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4 September 2016

“Workplace innovation improves motivation for employees, which leads to increased labor productivity”-Grzegorz Drozd, EU Commission

European Commission Coworking

“Workplace innovation improves motivation for employees, which leads to increased labor productivity”-Grzegorz Drozd, EU Commission Grzegorz Drozd is a policy officer at the European Commission, DG GROW, focusing on topics such as internal markets, industry, entrepreneurship, and SMEs. Grzegorz focuses on the issue of industrial modernization concerning new business models and the future of work….

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1 August 2016

“We revitalised the space and, as a result, we see restaurants and coffee places opening up around us”- Dan Zakai, MindSpace (Tel Aviv)

Mindspace Tel Aviv

“We revitalised the space and, as a result, we see restaurants and coffee places opening up around us”- Dan Zakai, MindSpace (Tel Aviv) The evolution of coworking is no longer following a straight path. From spaces that are purely bottom up, to purely top down, and everything in-between. One thing we are seeing now is spaces that…

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4 July 2016

“Coworking holds the key to success for Hungarian businesses on the international scene”-Kata Klemenz, Loffice Budapest

Loffice Vienna

“Coworking holds the key to success for Hungarian businesses on the international scene” – Kata Klementz, Loffice Budapest Hungary’s first coworking space opened its doors in 2009, setting a new standard of work in the country, and since then, they’ve never looked back. Loffice, like most coworking spaces, wanted to create a space where people could…

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17 June 2016

“Our biggest challenge is keeping the original flavour of coworking while assuring profitability”-Fernando Mendes, NOW_ Lisbon

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“Our biggest challenge? To preserve the original flavour of coworking while assuring profitability for our space”- Fernando Mendes, NOW_ Lisbon When Miguel Muñoz Duarte, CEO of iMatch started looking for a new space incubator, he teamed up with CoworkingLisboa and went off to do some field work. Ultimately finding a beautiful 4.000 square meters (sqm)…

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31 May 2016

Will coworking spaces be the future classrooms?

CSI Toronto

As the coworking movement is built upon a collaborative foundation aimed at exchanging knowledge and resources turning future classrooms into coworking spaces is the next logical step and would be an easy one to make, right? Well, not exactly. Ryan Burwell, a former high school teacher, and dedicated coworker at the Center for Social Innovation…

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29 April 2016

Coworking spaces, social entrepreneurship and the future of Europe: From Davos to Lesvos

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Vasili Sofiadellis has been going to Lesvos, the birthplace of his parents, every year for the last 10 years. Last year he traveled to the Greek island with his colleague Paul Keursten, founder of OPEN coworking in South Africa, and was immediately struck by the weight of the current refugee crisis affecting Europe today. Lesvos has…

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8 April 2016

“You can take inspiration from successful coworking models abroad and fine-tune it to the local needs” – Tom Tran, Toong Coworking (Vietnam)

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“You can take inspiration from successful coworking models abroad and fine-tune it to the local needs”-Tom Tran, Toong Coworking (Vietnam) Growing up in Berlin, a city known for its transformative nature and creativity, Tom Tran understood early on the amazing benefits that coworking and hacker-spaces can bring to communities. Today, Tom is an Angel Investor in…

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