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Posts about #coworking (Page 4 of 11)

Looking for coworking best practices from one of the oldest coworking spaces in the world? You’re in the right place!

This collection includes my full back-catalog of articles for coworking founders, staff and even coworking members!


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Listen to The Coworking Weekly Show! Here are the first 3 episodes.

business
16 Nov 2014

I’ve been working on something new for you!

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What to do when people in your area don’t understand coworking

coworking
14 Oct 2014

“We’re having a really hard time getting traction with our coworking space. Coworking is just so new here, and people don’t really understand it.”

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Why do some freelancers work out of cafes vs. coworking spaces (and vice versa)?

business
03 Oct 2014

The short, two part answer is loneliness + context.

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Conversation Therapy

community
20 Aug 2014

Think about the last person you met, or were introduced to.

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The Neighborhood Watch Method for Coworking Space Security

community
23 Jul 2014

Have you ever thought about how sending a message of “I don’t trust you” can actually make some kinds of problems MORE likely, not less?

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Behind the scenes of a front-page Biz Journal interview, “Coworking: Any old space won’t do”

business
22 Jul 2014

I have a love/hate relationship with the press, especially when it comes to coworking. Mostly because I know what’s NOT in the story.

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“How I turned an empty coworking space into a coworking community”

business
24 Jun 2014

I don’t often do guest posts on my blog. But after Andy Soell helped someone on the Coworking Google Group with some tremendously valuable advice, I had to ask him if he’d be willing to share that same advice here. I’m happy that he obliged. Enjoy! -Alex

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Do’s and Dont’s for photos of coworking.

community
13 Jun 2014

What’s missing from this picture of a coworking space?

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5 ways to succeed when collaborating with your local government

business
21 May 2014

Back when Indy Hall was just a few days old, we were “lucky” enough to get some really good front-page newspaper coverage. Pretty quickly, our phone was ringing. But it wasn’t prospective community members who were calling, it was folks from our city government.

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Geppetto Coworking

coworking
06 May 2014

If you’ve read one newspaper or magazine article about coworking, you’ve read them all. Right?

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The stories you tell

business
27 Mar 2014

You remember to talk about the future, what you haven’t done yet, because it’s still amazing/exciting to you. It’s easy and fun to dream, and share that dream with others.

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“Open-plan offices were devised by Satan in the deepest caverns of hell” and other similar nonsense you might read about trends in the workplace

business
21 Nov 2013

Oh look, open floorplan offices are under scrutiny again, this time by the Harvard Business review.

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Serendipity Stories – A Wet Cigarette

community
26 Sep 2013

Indy Hall and the global coworking community has provided me with literally THOUSANDS of stories. I’ve realized, looking back, how many of them are packed with serendipity. This is my attempt to share just one of them. Hopefully, I’ll get a chance to share more.

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My #coworkingday contribution, in 4 parts

coworking
09 Aug 2013

Happy Int’l Coworking Day, Y’all!

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Why did my coworking space ditch me?

business
30 Jul 2013

Coworking is growing into a global phenomenon — but bigger isn’t always better.

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Should you try coworking?

coworking
05 Jun 2013

Hyphen notwithstanding, I love this infographic from Accelerator YYC.

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9 Causes for Conflict in Coworking Communities (where they come from and how to resolve them)

community
04 Jun 2013

When we hear about coworking communities, we generally hear about the new, innovative, collaborative, creative spaces that they inhabit…but we hear a lot less about the interactions between the people in them.

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Indy Hall Community featured in Select Greater Philadelphia annual report

business
23 May 2013

Yet another piece of printed recognition for our community to be proud of: Select Greater Philadelphia (one of the region’s main economic development and marketing entities) just published it’s annual report. Included in it is a highlight of the city’s growing coworking ecosys...

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Indy Hall Featured in Knight Foundation & National League of Cities Report: Case Studies of U.S. Communities Creating Greater Civic Participation from the Bottom Up

business
01 May 2013

Damn, that’s a mouthful of a post title, isn’ it?

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“More Friendly”

community
01 May 2013

This one is from the Coworking google group:

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