Flexible Workspace

How to Differentiate your Coworking Space with Technology

How to differentiate your coworking space with technology

With the coworking market growing at an extreme speed it’s essential to set your workspace apart from competitors. According to Allworkspace, the number of coworking members will rise to 3.8 million by 2020 and 5.1 million by 2022. Some operators may view the saturated market as a threat, but others take full advantage and leverage…

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A New Way to Charge for Coworking Services

essensys Credits: Technology that improves member experience

With the adoption of coworking amongst corporate establishments, operators are increasingly looking to expand their service offering to cater to the demanding requirements of corporate tenants and stand out from the crowd. What operators overlook, however, is making their services easier for occupiers to consume and pay for. To set yourself apart from competition and…

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A CTO’s Perspective on the Best Technology for Coworking and Flex-Space Operators

The best coworking technology, a CTO perspective

In today’s coworking market, not only workspace operators but landlords and property developers too are developing propositions for enterprise-level tenants. These occupiers are not only seeking community, collaboration, and attractive amenities, but they have strict IT and security requirements. With the rise of corporate uptake of flexible workspace, it’s important for landlords to know the stringent…

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Wi-Fi Security for Coworking Spaces

Wi-Fi Security for Coworking Spaces

In over 12 years of experience working with operators and running workspaces, we’ve found that most flexible workspace operators settle for a simple wireless setup and later regret it. There are many associated disadvantages with an open wireless network easily accessed with a common password that applies to everyone and is rarely changed. This simplistic…

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GCUC UK touches down in London

The UK is about to get a bit juicier as GCUC (Global Coworking Unconference Conference – pronounced ‘juicy’) finally touches down in London this September with GCUC UK. We’re very excited that the biggest coworking event has arrived in London and we’re running through what you can expect for the very first GCUC UK. Day…

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FlexOffice: Where All Things Office Meet CRE

The Global Workspace Association (GWA) and the Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) are at it again. The 2018 FlexOffice conference is heading South this year to Austin, Texas this September (12-14) attracting the owners, operators, and developers of office space. The unfortunate events of Hurricane Maria may have diverted the GWA annual conference from Miami…

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Webinar Recap: Pivoting in a Dynamic Workspace Market

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The latest webinar from essensys focused on shared workspace market best practices and elements of both the serviced office and coworking sectors. Our industry expert panel featured longtime industry players Flip Howard of multi-site Texas-based Meridian Business Centers, Christine Andrews, operator of Toronto-based coworking space ACME Works and partner at the global coworking consulting firm…

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How Bruntwood Chose essensys To Introduce A New Wave of Workspace

As part of a project to offer new ways of working to its customers, Bruntwood chose to implement Connect software by essensys to power two of its latest workspaces Neo and Platform. With an extensive portfolio of office and retail space across Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool and Birmingham, Bruntwood wanted to work with essensys to introduce…

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Webinar Recap: Flexible Workspace meets CRE – Advice from Industry Experts

essensys hosted an interactive webinar last week featuring leaders in commercial real estate for flexible workspace. Panelists included long-time workspace real estate consultant Giovanni Palavicini of Fronteras Commercial Real Estate, Colliers Internationals’ Workspace Advisory Services principal Ryan Hoopes, and veteran workspace CRE player and founder of work well win Frank Bistrian. The conversation was curated…

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