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Go on a video tour of Indy Hall’s new home at 399 Market

coworking
02 Aug 2016

Enjoy sneak preview in advance of Town Hall this Thursday! Hope to see you there!

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Proximity & behavior in coworking spaces

business
01 Aug 2016

As a rule I try not to link to FastCo and instead to the original research that they synthesize.

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The OFFICIAL Indy Hall #newhome calendar!

business
28 Jul 2016

Even though we’ve been working on this move for over a year, and even though construction has been going on for a couple of months, it didn’t really feel real until we put together this calendar to help us keep track of the next few weeks.

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Standard Operating Procedures for Coworking

community
21 Jul 2016

I don’t have a problem with rules, I have a problem with creating an environment that creates rule-following machines.

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Indy Hall finally has an OFFICIAL move-in date

business
20 Jul 2016

FridayAugust19th

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6 weeks until go-time. Time for a town hall!

community
18 Jul 2016

The biggest question of the summer around Indy Hall is…when exactly are we moving? To be perfectly honest, it’s been tough on me and the team to keep giving vague answers like “in August…”

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the keys to making a coworking space feel like home

business
12 Jul 2016

(first in a series)

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“I’ve been going to this coworking space but…” 😫

business
18 Jun 2016

My buddy Sean Fioritto has been craving a community of likeminded people in Chicago for a while, and he’s been struggling to find it.

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What it’s like to have an internet provider that actually cares

business
20 May 2016

Philadelphia is home to one of the largest internet providers in the country. So it’s not without irony – or controversy – that we don’t get any hometown love from our hometown provider.

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Tough Love & Oxygen Mask Coworking

business
06 May 2016

Let me save you from a hard-earned lesson in being helpful

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The best interview I think I’ve ever done

community
16 Apr 2016

Something happened back in January when I sat down in a chilly conference room at Indy Hall to record an episode of “The Beautiful Struggle” with it’s creator, Octavius A Newman.

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Collaboration Scars

elsewhere
15 Apr 2016

About 2 years ago I was invited to speak at a luncheon in front of a group of near-retirement executives. Before the talk I was standing in the lobby, speaking with one of these experienced execs.

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Who’s speaking at the People at Work Summit?

business
13 Apr 2016

Howdy, friends!

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The first advice I give to almost everyone starting a new coworking space

community
08 Apr 2016

Dozens of emails pour into my inbox every week from around the world, people eager to start a coworking space in their city. Some are simply introducing themselves, others have questions or seek advice for a specific problem.

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It’s official. Indy Hall is staying in Old City

community
06 Apr 2016

More details soon. 

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online, offline, or both?

business
30 Mar 2016

Email and texts and chat. Skype and Google Hangouts. Apple’s FaceTime works even if I’m not connected to wifi. Technology does seem to be everywhere, and helping us “be” in more places.

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How do coworking spaces differentiate?

business
29 Mar 2016

From my inbox:

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“We almost sold out on our principles before we even started”

community
23 Mar 2016

Ever wonder what it looks like when a coworking space is just getting started?

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How to explain what Coworking is

community
27 Feb 2016

It’s a real challenge to tell people what something is that they’ve never seen before. 

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People At Work Summit >> tickets are on sale now

business
16 Feb 2016

Just a couple of months ago, my lovely team and I were having a conversation about what our “ideal” coworking conference would be. The event that __we dreamed of going to.

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