Cash-rich WeWork is making a strategic investment in The Wing, a high-end ladies-only coworking space, leading a $32 million round of funding. Jen Berrent, WeWork COO, says she first learned about The Wing through her wife, Caroline, a self-employed lawyer who also takes care of their young son. Show More Summary
Coworking has always been about much more than just a place to work. In the early years of the coworking, for example, the industry's tagline was "come for the space, stay for the community." But as the industry evolves and...
The daughter of billionaire hotel scion Ka Shui Lo is launching a new hotel and coworking space where activists can attend lectures and do yoga. Hotels have adopted plenty of popular trends in recent years–eco-friendly, “experiences,” heated toilet seats–but a new brand might be attempting the most ambitious one yet: Activism. Read Full Story
New York Stock Exchange-based Cheddar, the online streaming financial news network launched by Jon Steinberg last year, is hoping its next move to better access remote guests could be another step in a local news expansion. Axios’s Sara Fischer broke the story this morning that Cheddar is partnering with co-working space WeWork to bring in...
Inspired by the global, meteoric rise of WeWork, at least 61 "coworking spaces" have popped up across Los Angeles County.
When The Wing launched its first New York space a year ago, it offered something a lot of women didn't even know they wanted. The coworking space/social club in the Flatiron district lets women network across fields, freshen up between meetings, and make calls, all in a perfectly curated, relaxing, pastel space. Show More Summary
Apple has set up a small team in a coworking space in Berlin. It is a bizarre move given how secretive Apple tends to be. It's rumoured that Apple is working on automotive projects in the city. Apple has moved some staff into a trendy...Show More Summary
The coworking industry is getting more competitive. Recent examples include stories about coworking spaces offering of a year's free rent to prospective tenants, reports of coworking spaces spying on competitors and coworking spaces closing down due to growing competition. Also,...
Music making requires a workspace – but what if a workspace were built for music makers? And what if artists and tech startups could be symbiotic? If you’ve ever been a part of the startup world, then you’ll have visited your fair share of coworking spaces. Show More Summary
The kitchen rental company was featured on Dragons’ Den Montreal company The Foodroom, which offered kitchen and business space to fledgling cooks, caterers, and other food companies, has gone under, unable to make enough cash to keep...Show More Summary
GUEST: Recent commentary from Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and other influencers in the tech space has reignited the age-old conversation around how artificial intelligence will affect humanity. I say “age-old” because the idea of automation and advancements in technology disrupting the labor market is not new. Show More Summary
Public coworking spaces and shared office spaces have become increasingly popular in the last decade. In fact, in over six years, the number of shared office spaces available has jumped from 1,130 to 13,800 — a leap of 12,670 spaces....Show More Summary
Foodworks is the best smelling– and most distracting–coworking space you’ll ever experience. On a busy Brooklyn avenue there’s a looming, brick structure that’s equal parts regal and raggedly worn. It used to be a factory for the drug-maker...Show More Summary
One day at a previous job, my coworker left their pay stub sitting in a shared space. I didn’t mean to snoop, but in looking to see what they had left I accidentally saw their take-home sum. I immediately wished I could erase this forbidden knowledge, but like Game of Thrones spoilers on the internet […]
It’s France’s first WeWork outpost WeWork, the New York-based coworking company, has an incredible real estate footprint in the U.S.—and an ever-expanding one around the world. The company’s presence has, for better or worse, changed much of how we think about what a workspace can and should be. Show More Summary
A professional work environment is crucial for the growth of any startup. It helps bring teams closer together, achieve maximum productivity, and establish the legitimacy of your brand to prospective clients. Due to the rising costs of office rents, more companies are now turning to shared, coworking spaces to reduce their overhead costs. According to Research...
The demand for coworking spaces is surging around the world, with even corporates now getting into the game. CNBC's Uptin Saiidi explores why.
Coffee and beer and granola and more Austin is not a nine-to-five type of city. It instead thrives on entrepreneurship and nontraditional work hours. For freelancers and contractors without homebase offices, it can be hard to find a productive place to work. Show More Summary
Freelancing from home in your pajamas is so 10 years ago. by Amber Cortes S eattle has the fourth-fastest-growing freelance economy in the country, which explains why there are almost as many coworking spaces opening up as luxury apartment buildings. Show More Summary
Studio Tomorrow designed the Rotterdam office for financial tech firm Bridgevest We are no strangers to gorgeous office renovations, especially high-design coworking spaces like WeWork’s Shanghai flagship and these seductive Scandinavian...Show More Summary