Rena Tom of Makeshift Society Rena Tom is the founder of Makeshift Society, an organization of creative coworking spaces based in San...
We already know the benefits of working in a flexible workspace over a home office, but what about working from a coffee shop or a library? Are they good alternatives to working from home? We are here to outline a few reasons why a flexible workspace is better for you and your business. Photo Credit: Gravity Coworking – […]
From a single collaborative workspace in San Francisco in 2005, coworking as a concept has ballooned into a popular movement, with over an estimated 3000 spaces around the world. Coworking offers obvious benefits to freelancers and individuals, but as Tim Butcher and Julian Waters-Lynch explain, the principles of coworking have great potential for big businesses […]
Wondering what it takes to make your venue profile stand out? We’ve done our research and found that there are 3 key differentiators that successful ShareDesk partner venues all have in common. Photo credit: ClubRooms Euston – ShareDesk.net 01. Beautiful Pictures Take the time to capture beautiful, high-resolution photos of your space, including the individual workspaces that you’ve listed ...
Two topics have each earned a lot of attention this year – working remotely, and company culture. However, there has not been enough attention paid to how these topics are so closely related. Culture is the unity of beliefs, values and customs. We all want this dream team. But what do the best employees do? […]
It’s a pretty safe bet that no one misses fixed offices. Rapid advances in mobile technologies has led to flexible work schedules, resulting in an entire generation of mobile workers. In this transition to a mobile way of work, the productivity tools found in traditional offices are being transformed into apps, platforms and software that […]
Choosing the right technology stack when starting to write an application from scratch is always kind of challenging and confusing because of the number of options available. But it can be fun, too! I’m going to share with you the process that we went through, before starting the development of ShareDesk’s main browser application starting […]
We’re excited to announce a new milestone. With a network of over 1,500 locations in 65 countries; ShareDesk is now the leading global platform for flexible workplaces. We want to thank you for your continued support! Over the past year, we’ve focused on building a trusted platform for people to discover and share workplaces around […]
Sharing, trading and barter are the backbones of commerce and although it’s hard to imagine, the idea of money as the only medium for transferring value is a rather new concept. The resurgence of these trends in the exchange of goods and services should come as no surprise then, the only difference being that we […]
The 2nd Global Sharing Day is taking place on June 2, 2013. This year’s theme will be food! Yes, food! There is way too much food being wasted every single day, while at the same time hundreds of millions of people do not have access to an adequate supply of food. We need a solution, […]