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How to select the best coworking space management software

July 19, 2021

You want to give your members the best experience in your coworking space. For that, you need the right software. Selecting the best management software for your coworking space can feel like a Sisyphean task, but it doesn’t have to be.

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Create a mentally healthy coworking space

July 15, 2021

Mental health issues uniquely impact coworking space members and business owners alike who are mainly made up of founders and entrepreneurs.

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Use Occupancy to measure your coworking space performance

July 12, 2021

The space-as-a-service industry has tight margins. Coworking space operators can’t really afford to guess when it comes to understanding their space’s performance.

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How SheSpace cultivates a culture of support

July 9, 2021

Like millions of working women around the world, Stephanie Tsuru found herself running from meetings to appointments to pickups and other tasks all over Houston, Texas, with the inevitable downtime when it made no sense to return home, but was too early for the next obligation. For Tsuru, it was the worst thing in the world: inefficient.

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Why post-pandemic trends should put coworking spaces on your return-to-work roadmap

July 6, 2021

Coworking spaces — and their operators, owners and tenants — are ready to serve a completely new workspace landscape and job market in order to help companies compete for a dwindling pool of talent and members.

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How to use a Day Pass as lead generation for your coworking space

June 29, 2021

We are in a free trial world. Individuals and companies will want to try your space out before they sign up for a membership. And Day Passes are the perfect way to introduce them to your space, let them experience your community, and get them into your lead pipeline.

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What is Space-as-a-Service?

June 27, 2021

These days, shared services are part of our everyday life. Mobile, modern, and often monthly, these services are part of a larger shift in consumer behavior. As needed, on demand services change how we live.

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Reopening your coworking space? How to encourage people to come back

June 25, 2021

Over the past year, many businesses had to close down for the sake of public safety. Now, things are beginning to open up again. While that is a wonderful thing, it also comes along with the challenge of getting people to come back to your business.

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Coworks announces successful funding round

June 21, 2021

Raleigh, NC. May 26, 2021- Leading coworking software platform Coworks announced it has closed a successful funding round led by VentureSouth, with strategic participation by Madison River Ventures and Fulcrum Financial Partners. This financing raise comes as Coworks scales to meet increased demand in the rapidly growing workspace-as-a-service sector.

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How You Can Build Company Culture During a Pandemic

November 30, 2020

There has been an increasing degree of importance placed on company culture by employees. Many businesses have responded, but the current pandemic environment has thrown a wrench into many business's attempts to build their culture. When so much of company culture is about how people connect with one another, what's a business to do?

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Coworking Hero Stories

May 14, 2020

A continuation of Coworking Battles COVID. In an interview with Clark Rinehart, the Director of Community at Loading Dock Raleigh (LDR), we take a closer look at their collaboration with Murphy’s Naturals. Like many coworking spaces around the U.S., they’ve been able to contribute to ending the COVID pandemic in being creative with resources they have available.

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Coworking Battles COVID

April 30, 2020

While it’s great that people are staying safe at home, unfortunately, this has a trickle-down effect. Many, if not most small businesses—including coworking spaces—are either heavily reduced or forced to close their doors. Our economy is taking a major hit.

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How To Improve Your Coworking Operations Through Software

July 9, 2019

The Coworking industry is becoming an increasingly competitive landscape. The industry continues to see massive growth as more players come online to compete with massive chains like WeWork. With more players in the market, it becomes crucial for space operators and managers to spend their time wisely to stay ahead of the competition.

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Top 5 Essential Community Guidelines for Coworking Spaces

June 17, 2019

Community is the secret sauce of coworking. Without it, it’s just a room with WiFi. As you prepare to breathe this essential characteristic into your business, consider the following guidelines to get started...

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Top 5 ways to Gain Revenue from your Coworking Space

May 28, 2019

Coworking spaces, like other businesses operating on margins, usually start operations “in the red”. It then becomes vital for the health and longevity of the space to reach capacity as soon as possible.

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Why Coworking is the Future of Work

May 15, 2019

Coworking and the flexible workspace industry is experiencing a massive growth movement. There are approximately 700x as many coworking spaces today than in 2008, and the industry has averaged a 30% growth rate each year.

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Coworks Updates: 007

May 9, 2019

This week, we bring you some more features and content for you to work more efficiently and organized!

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Founding Coworks

April 11, 2019

‍Coworking represents a fundamental working change, and it is a cultural shift.

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Otto's Halloween Tale: The Curse of the Creeping Cost

November 13, 2018

You’re sitting in your nice warm coworking space enjoying life as a community manager when suddenly, everything hits you at once! Out of nowhere your coworkers morph into work-zombies! They abandon their offices and begin walking around the space, “Hellpp… Meee,” you hear them groan. But what are they doing? And where are they going?OH NO, They’re coming toward YOU!

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Global Coworking: Cities of Growth, Sweeping the Nation

November 7, 2018

There is no doubt that coworking has become a fast growing industry across the globe. The statistics say it all and quite frankly, they're shocking. According to the GCUC 2018 Coworking Forecast, the number of global coworking spaces is expected to almost double from 17,725 to around 30,000 by the end of 2022.

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10 Questions to Ask Before Joining a Coworking Space

November 7, 2018

Considering branching out from your home office or cubicle and into a coworking space? Wondering what you should know before you make the plunge? Look through our comprehensive guide to learn what we think are the most important things to know before committing to a space.

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Mojo Coworking: Asheville's Magic Sauce

October 26, 2018

We asked Ian McAnsh, Community Manager of Mojo Coworking, “How did your space get the name Mojo,” to which he responded, “Oh Mojo, you know, like the magic sauce?!” With a name that embodies zest and charm it is difficult to believe it could be anything other than successful. Mojo is a coworking space in Asheville NC that was founded in April 2011 when Craig McAnsh decided that his Marketing Agency had grown to a point where it was necessary to expand.

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The Launch Factory: Launchpad to Success

October 8, 2018

Where is the prime location to both launch your business and create community in your work environment? If you find yourself in Charlotte, NC with these questions you should check out The Launch Factory! Located on Wilkinson Blvd, this coworking space has been providing a collaborative set-up to create and grow since February 2017.

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Top 10 Cities for Coworking in the U.S.

September 21, 2018

It’s no longer a secret, the workplace is drastically changing. The coworking industry is revolutionizing the workforce by replacing cubicle farms of old. In just the last five years shared workspaces have grown at a rate of 200% and show no signs of stopping. It is estimated that by 2020 there will be over 24,000 coworking spaces in existence.

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How to Explain Coworking: A Meme Guide

August 30, 2018

You’re sitting around the dinner table ranting to your family about how cool and modern your new office is, “They even have beer on tap!” you tell your wide-eyed nana. Then someone hits you with the dreaded question, “But what exactly is coworking?”

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C3 Lab: Artistry Meets Coworking

August 29, 2018

What do you get when artistry meets coworking? C3Lab! Located in the South End District of Charlotte, NC, C3Lab adds a hands-on component to coworking. Unique from other coworking spaces, C3 offers artist & maker studios in addition to offices and common areas.

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Advent: Authentic Innovative Coworking

August 22, 2018

Next up in our Community Spotlight is Advent Coworking! Located in the heart of the Queen City, Advent opened in 2015 and has since grown to over 250 members. Founded by Kevin Giriunas, their mission has been to “Build a Community of Creativity to Better Ourselves and the World.”

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What is Coworking? Digital Workforce Revolution

August 20, 2018

Usually when you’re sharing something— your sandwich, your apartment, your toothbrush— it’s not pleasant. So sharing your workspace may seem undesirable, but learning how coworking culture breeds success might just change your mind. That's why we set out to answer the question, "What is Coworking?"

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Top 5 Coworking Community Manager Problems

July 25, 2018

Many entrepreneurs and established professionals thrive in coworking spaces due to their flexibility and enriched community culture. The creative environment that coworking spaces cultivate allows companies of all sizes to both kickstart their businesses and dodge expensive rent agreements. Although coworking spaces are notorious for their modern and innovative approaches, they also come with their own set of difficulties, specifically when it comes to management.

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Coworks Updates: 005

July 17, 2018

This week, we bring you some more features and content for you to work more efficiently and organized!

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Community Spotlight: Coworx Wilmington

July 13, 2018

This week, we are welcoming Coworx to Coworks! (yes, we're homophone buddies!)

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Coworks Updates: 004

June 25, 2018

Back at it again with another set of coworks updates. Accountants are going to be happy about this week!

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Community Spotlight: HQ Raleigh

June 22, 2018

This week, we welcome HQ Raleigh to Coworks! HQ Raleigh is an innovative space, started in 2012, in downtown Raleigh that has been at the forefront of changing the coworking industry in Raleigh, NC. They have grown tremendously in the past couple of years. What started as one location in the Warehouse district, has become one of the fastest growing coworking spaces in the Triangle.

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Coworks Updates: 003

May 23, 2018

After 2 weeks of heads down development, we're proud to announce several huge additions to the Coworks suite this week.

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Coworks Updates: 002

May 8, 2018

We've been working hard getting new features out as quickly as possible and we have some exciting features for you this week.

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Coworks Updates: 001

May 1, 2018

We're starting something new here at Coworks. Instead of publishing updates and expecting you to find them (crazy I know), we are going to send updates on the new features in hopes that you will find this a convenient way to discover what Coworks can really do.

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