Coworking; it’s more than just a desk.

The journey of any coworker starts with a simple request; “I’d like to rent a desk” and usually followed by, “how does it work”. I get asked that question nearly 5 to 6 times a day, from people looking to get out of the house and home office environment and into a shared office, where…

Being social is good for business.

Is being social good for business? More and more companies are looking at coworking spaces as a fast and effective way of expanding their business operations. Instead of worrying about signing a lengthy lease, kitting it out with furniture and negotiating the best internet package, all you need to worry about is getting here. That’s…

Coworking Africa – Cape Town – 23 & 24 July 2015

Announcing the 1st Coworking Africa conference! More than 5.500 coworking spaces operate worldwide. Now, the Coworking wave has hit Africa. For the first time, the African coworking community is invited to gather in Cape Town, on July 23th and 24th 2015. Day 01: Insightful keynotes and panel discussions on the latest trends and inspiring stories from the Coworking community from Africa…

Why you need a mentor.

  By Lara Morgan Lara is Chairman of Company Shortcuts and a member of The Supper Club Launching a new business requires such a broad range of skills that it can be extremely daunting for a novice entrepreneur to face alone. Asking for help isn’t always the easiest thing to do in business, but could tapping into the expertise…