Design

Whether it’s your office or home workspace, having a small space can sometimes be challenging. Good thing though that home designers today have already resolved this kind of concerns. Not to mention, pieces and compositions of most furniture recently have become more functional and ideal for small spaces. So,...

When you are upgrading your office, there are so many things you need to think about. What kind of colour scheme are you going to go for? How much of a budget do you have for this project? Many people avoid upgrading their office for this reason and so it never seems to get done. The good news is that we have...

Depending on who you talk to, office technology is either the gold-paved pathway to efficiency and happiness — or a source of unfathomable frustration. Of course, it is neither one nor the other, or rather, it can be both at the same time. Instant messaging apps, popularised by Slack, can help pool ideas...

We are turning into an increasingly wasteful society. In the US alone, the EPA has estimated that only around 30% of waste gets recycled; the rest gets tossed into landfills across the country. That’s around 164 million tonnes of pure waste every single year. In the UK, meanwhile, waste from households and industry...

Office fires can be caused by anything from faulty machinery to complacent workers. Regardless of who or what is to blame, when fires occur, workplaces need to quickly spring into action to ensure worker safety and potentially minimise any damage caused. Still, that fateful question remains; what can be done to...

It’s a much-debated topic and a growing trend, but most companies still don’t seem to take a deliberate approach to flexible working. Instead, they just offer a vague middle ground of “flexible working” on a case by case basis. There are strong arguments for encouraging remote working and, conversely, arguments for...

When it comes to running a business, there are many things you can do to improve and grow it. One of the best ways to ensure overall success is to invest in the business premises, as positive effects from this can be widespread. Investing in premises While your business likely already has an office location, if...

We looked at Coworking Business Models in session 3 of the Coworking London Conference. Caleb Parker, Saleem Arif, Lynn Baker, Adam Blaskey, Tanya Adir, Carlos Goncalves CEO of our host venue for this session, Adam Blaskey of The Clubhouse began the discussion talking about coworking as a Hybrid Model and its...

I’m Caroline Pegden, the co-founder of TempaGoGo, an award-winning online one-stop-shop for temporary agency recruitment. This year, we were very excited to move our startup base from our kitchen into a flexible office environment. As we on-boarded our first employee, the time was right for us to enter into the world...

We looked at Coworking Trends in session 2 of the Coworking London Conference. Lucy Watts from Instant Offices spoke about the biggest disruption to the real estate market is the move from space to a service-led industry which is driving the choice in the sector, with clients demanding more flexibility, cost...