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Top 5 Shared Workspace Operator Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Top 5 Operator Challenges

Running a serviced office, shared workspace or coworking space has many moving pieces and challenges. Between operational systems, business strategies and dealing with a variety of personalities, the struggle can be very real. Over the past sixteen years, we’ve spent a lot of time with operators of shared workspaces, serviced offices and coworking spaces. We’ve…

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Apple iOS 9 Wi-Fi Calling and What It Means for Your Coworking Space

WiFi Calling and what it means for your workspace

Apple’s new iOS9 Wi-Fi calling feature allows  iPhone users to make a call using the Wi-Fi network they’re connected to, rather than their cellular network. While carriers and phones supporting this service may vary, the implications that Wi-Fi calling will have on wireless networks will be significant. With Apple’s new feature release of Wi-Fi calling,…

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The Office Evolution: Where Shared Workspace and CRE Unite

Office Evolution & GWA Conference

The GWA is now the Office Evolution Conference. A few weeks back we explained the top reasons not to miss the 2017 Global Workspace Association’s annual workspace industry conference to be held in Miami in mid-September. We braced in astonishment as Hurricane Irma pummeled its way through the Caribbean Islands and took a full-speed approach…

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CUSTOMER SUCCESS: Image Studios 360 Brings Flexible Workspace to the Beauty Industry

IMAGE STUDIOS 360 BRINGS FLEXIBLE WORKSPACE TO THE BEAUTY INDUSTRY

Traditional long-term commercial property transactions have been on the decline. The trend towards short term flexible workspace is rampant these days, and not just in the office sector, but across a wide-range of industries as well. From behemoth venture capital-backed brands and franchises to bootstrapped startups, the approach to commercial space usage is changing. But…

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Work Better: Innovation in a Competitive and Agile Market

WorkBetter Case Study

Insightive TV, an independent business research organization, sat down to speak with Work Better’s Harsh Mehta on the importance of delivering on promises in today’s competitive Coworking industry. Harsh is considered a pioneer in the workspace industry since the 2003 launch of his original workspace initiative, Office Links. Since day one, providing a higher end…

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Coworking Maturity: The Implications of Capitalizing on CRE

coworking market maturity

The commercial real estate market has undergone a massive shift over the past few years. Coincidentally, the coworking market has matured after experiencing rapid growth and uptake across various sectors. According to The Instant Group’s recent Global Cities report, the amount of flexible workspace across the globe has increased by 18% in the past 12…

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Take part in the Worldwide Workspace Survey 2017

workspace survey

The flexible workspace industry is currently undergoing a unique and interesting phase of development. From the onset of traditional business centers in the 70s and emergence of Regus as the dominating player, to the evolution towards Coworking and its Regus equivalent WeWork. Current day shared office market temperatures have heated up with rapid brand expansions,…

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essensys Operate-Zapier Integration is now live

essensys integrate with zapier

In today’s world, the ever expanding list of software platforms and systems that every operator uses is proliferating. There’s just no getting away from the fact that different teams have preferences for different tools. Sales may be comfortable with Salesforce.com, while marketers use tools like HubSpot or Marketo. Centre teams use essensys Operate and finance…

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