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Top Tips for a Future-proofed Flexible Workspace

By Amanda Fanoun | August 20, 2019

Running a coworking space can be rewarding and exciting. By the very nature of the agility and flexibility that the coworking model offers to occupiers, operators find themselves struggling to simplify the multiple layers of complexity added to their operation. With demand for this office type on the rise and new market players throwing their…

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The GWA Coworking Council Series Recap: Staffing to Scale for Coworking Spaces

By Amanda Fanoun | November 28, 2018

The Global Workspace Association took its Coworking Council Series on the road this month to New York. Hosted by TriNet and held at the historic Player’s Club, Executive Director Jamie Russo was joined by five North American coworking owners and operators to discuss experiences they’ve had staffing their coworking spaces as they scaled their businesses.…

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What Multi-Site Operators Want to Know About Technology for Coworking Spaces

By Tom Welby | November 15, 2018

Your workspace business enters a whole new world when you open up your second coworking site and beyond. If you weigh up the potential overhead of a multi-site flexible workspace business compared to a single site, the increased effort and costs can seem intimidating, especially when considering the right technology for your coworking spaces. Whether…

Wi-Fi Security for Coworking Spaces

Wi-Fi Security for Coworking Spaces

By Lucy Allen | November 7, 2018

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…

Softphone Benefits for Coworking Spaces and Their Members

By Lucy Allen | October 12, 2018

In coworking and flex-space working environments, it’s critical that operators provide their tenants with technology that helps them remain productive while away from their desks. A softphone is a web and app based communication tool that can help differentiate your workspace offering while delivering an excellent member experience. With the influx of corporate adoption of…

GCUC UK: The Future is Coworking

By Tom Welby | October 2, 2018

The UK’s first Global Coworking Unconference Conference – or GCUC UK – was received with excitement this September as the most influential workspace market leaders from both sides of the pond took to the stage alongside GCUC Founder Liz Elam and GCUC UK producer Justin Harley. As this year’s official global sponsor and partner of…

Liz Elam talks GCUC UK, the Coworking Market and the essensys partnership

By Amanda Fanoun | September 21, 2018

If you haven’t yet heard of GCUC, it’s the Global Coworking Unconference Conference – a conference series that’s discussing the world of coworking, and it’s finding its way to all corners of the world. This September it’s taking London by storm in the debut GCUC UK. We sat down with Executive Producer, Liz Elam, to…

essensys Announces Global Sponsorship of GCUC Coworking Conference Series

By Amanda Fanoun | September 6, 2018

essensys, the leading provider of mission-critical software for the flexible workspace industry, is excited to announce a landmark global sponsorship of GCUC – the Global Coworking Unconference Conference. With an established presence in over eight countries, GCUC is the largest coworking conference series in the world, shaping the evolution of coworking and the intersection of…

WEBINAR: The Evolving Impact of Technology on Workspace Consumption Patterns

By Amanda Fanoun | August 31, 2018

Join essensys and an industry-leading panel as we discuss how technology has impacted and continues to impact the change in workspace and commercial real estate consumption patterns. Changing worker needs and increasing demands from enterprise-grade tenants are driving new requirements in both commercial real estate and technology consumption patterns. How buildings are managed, optimized and consumed by occupiers…

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