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7 Steps to Planning Strategic Open Office Space

MIAMI - Over 70 percent of U.S. employees now work in open-plan office space. That’s according to an International Management Facility Association survey. This whopping stat begs a big question for companies considering a move toward an open-plan environment: What are the best practices for successful implementation? Over the last two years, ...

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Guess Which U.S. State Has the Most Telecommuting Jobs?

DENVER - If you want to telecommute from a virtual office you may want to move to one of these 10 states. FlexJobs, a job service that hones in on flexible job opportunities, just analyzed its database of 30,000 companies to determine the top 10 states in which employers recruit the ...

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Google Wins CBRE’s Meeting Room of the Year Contest

MIAMI - Google is the big winner in CBRE’s Meeting Room of the Year competition. IN-SPIRO won top honors in the Innovative Office Concept category and Airbank took the prize for The Most Attractive Working Environment. “A modern meeting room must combine elegance with technological sophistication,” said Ivo Němeček, CEO Cisco ...

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AlleyNYC Coworking Office Space Wins $16M Investment

NEW YORK - While some coworking office space outfits are failing, others are gaining big bucks from venture capitalists. NextSpace, WeWork and now AlleyNYC are among them. AlleyNYC was aiming to raise $6 million and far exceeded its goal, raising $16 million for a new 40,000-square-foot Chelsea coworking office space location. The ...

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Burning the Midnight Oil? You Need a Flexible Office

LONDON - Are you burning the midnight oil? If you are anything like most UK professionals, the answer is yes. According to research from executive office suites giant Regus, a whopping 69 percent more professionals in the United Kingdom are required to work beyond their regular office hours than five years ...

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Regus Brings Global Wi-Fi to Road Warrior Office Customers

NEW YORK - Whether you are a road warrior on steroids or on occasional traveler, everybody appreciates Wi-Fi access while they are on the go. Now, Regus, the executive office suites industry behemoth, is offering global Wi-Fi access to its customers. Regus has partnered with iPass, a company that provides cost-effective Wi-Fi ...

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Salt Lake City Gears Up for Growing Businesses

SALT LAKE CITY - Looking for affordable office space in Downtown Salt Lake City? Avanti Executive Suites is promising just that. Avanti Executive Suites offers executive office suites and coworking office space in Salt Lake City. The company is targeting startups with its alternative workspace paradigm and hopes to encourage entrepreneurial ...

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Could Alternative Office Space Make You a Happier Person?

DENVER - Could flexible work arrangements really make you happier? Improve your relationships? Reduce your stress levels? It seems people who work in traditional office space - and other workers across the nation - think so. FlexJobs just conducted a Work-Life-Relationship survey of over 2,000 people. The survey probed them on everything ...

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How a Houston Office Space Was Completely Transformed

HOUSTON - When it comes to office space, nobody really wants a drab old setting with outdated technology and worn furnishings. Abby Executive Suites gets that. That’s why the Houston executive office suites provider launched what it calls a “sweeping remodel” of its Greenway Plaza office space in Houston. Greenway is located ...

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Regus Opens First Executive Office Suites in Mobile

MOBILE, AL - It may be difficult to believe given the company’s broad reach, but Regus is opening its first-ever executive office suites project in Mobile, Alabama. Regus is setting up Mobile office space on the 10th floor of 11 North Water Street. That’s officially known as the RSA Battle House ...

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Austin Serial Entrepreneur Opens ‘Garage’ Coworking Office Space

AUSTIN - Dan Graham, serial entrepreneur and co-founder and CEO of BuildASign.com, is rolling out yet another concept. This time, he’s venturing into the alternative workspace arena. Graham just launched Owen’s Garage, a coworking and incubator space in East Austin. Owen’s Garage offers Austin companies, in which he has personally invested, office ...

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Is the Serviced Office Industry Still Growing or Not?

NEW YORK - The serviced office leasing industry is growing, but there are some chinks in the proverbial armor. Some thought the executive office suites industry was recession proof, as it gained such strong momentum in the midst of an economic downturn. Now, a new study has shown that may not be ...

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Hybrid Houston Workspace Offers Best of Three Worlds

HOUSTON - Houston is no stranger to the coworking scene, but North Houston office space is about to get a new market entrant that blends the best of three officing worlds. The Work Lodge is offering a combination of coworking office space, virtual office space and private office space in Houston ...

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Amazon Among Most Flexible Working Friendly Companies

DENVER - Looking for a company that will let you telecommute from a virtual office space? FlexJobs just released its 2015 list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Telecommuting and Remote Jobs. The annual list is based on an analysis of over 30,000 companies and their job posting histories ...

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Serendipity Doubles Down on Chicago Office Space

CHICAGO - Three months after the grand opening of its 15,000-square-foot worklounge and conference center in Chicago’s One South Wacker tower, Serendipity is beating the expansion drum again - in the same building. Over 1,000 members signed up for its worklounge and Serendipity Labs reports strong demand for corporate meetings and ...

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Premier Business Centers Adds Third Santa Monica Shared Offices

SANTA MONICA, CA - Premier Business Centers is opening its third executive office suites Santa Monica. The flexible workplace company has inked a lease agreement at 401 Wilshire in the OneWest Bank building, which was formerly known as First Federal Square. The alternative office space provider is setting up shop on the ...

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Stark Office Suites Celebrates Decade of Executive Office Success

NEW YORK, NY - Stark Office Suites is celebrating an executive office suites milestone. The New York turnkey office space provider has been in business for a decade. In recent years, Stark - which offers executive office suites to over 600 clients in the New York region via eight locations - has ...

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3 Glimpses Into the Workplace of the Future

LOS ANGELES - An office revolution. That’s what CBRE and Genesis, a real estate developer and operator in China, are predicting within the next 15 years. As we discussed earlier, the firms just put out a paper called Fast Forward 2030: The Future of Work and the Workplace that lays it ...

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What the High Performance Workplace of the Future Looks Like

LOS ANGELES - Given the coming dramatic changes outlined in CBRE and Genesis’ report, "Fast Forward 2030: The Future of Work and the Workplace", companies will need to re-learn how to obtain a higher level of performance from employees and contractors. “The ability to attract and retain top talent will be ...

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This Alternative Office Space Makes Real Estate Agents Take Notice

MIAMI - The real estate market is booming in Miami and so are business incubators that cater to the alternative office space needs of real estate agents. Avanti Way, a real estate brokerage that serves as a technology and business incubator to its agents, just opened two new locations in South ...

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Coworking Office Space Hits Miami Beach’s Lincoln Road

MIAMI BEACH, FL - WeWork, an alternative office space firm, just invaded Lincoln Road. The shared office space concept has inked a 40,000-square-foot lease at 350 Lincoln Road. With the 40,000 office space lease, WeWork will occupy the majority of the space in the Art Deco-style office property in the heart ...

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Pipeline Opens Coral Gables Coworking Office Space

MIAMI - With the entrepreneurial trend growing rapidly across the country, Pipeline Workspaces is beating the expansion drum. After launching in Miami’s Brickell Financial District, the alternative workspace provider is opening a second Florida location in Coral Gables next April. Pipeline will also open coworking office space doors in Philadelphia in ...

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Büro Plans Upscale Coworking in Miami’s Trendy MiMo District

MIAMI - Büro Group is shaking up South Florida’s coworking office space market with its upscale approach and expansion plans. The alternative workspace provider is opening a new location in Miami’s hip and trendy MiMo District in early 2015. The new office space will sit within the iconic Coppertone Building at 7300 ...

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Do You Even Need Full-Time Office Space Anymore?

TORONTO - Would you rather work at home? If the answer was a quick yes, you are not alone. From the United States to Europe and back around to Canada, more people are looking for opportunities to set up office space in the comfort of their own home. The trend is not ...

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Fort Lauderdale Workspace Offers Christian Twist

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Once a hospital, the Forum building is now offering affordable executive office suites in Pompano Beach, FL. The Forum provides traditional office space, executive office suites and virtual office packages that you can customize to meet your specific working needs. Located in a Fort Lauderdale suburb, the Forum’s ...

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Regus Opens Yonkers Executive Office Suites

YONKERS, NY - Regus is opening yet more executive office suites in New York. The business center behemoth has inked a long-term lease for 15,368 square feet of office space at 73 Market Street in Yonkers, NY. On the outskirts of Yonkers, these New York executive office suites are in a ...

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Mini-Suite Office Space Concept Hits Tempe

TEMPE, AZ - AZOffices.com is on the expansion path. The company just acquired Desert West Plaza so it can set up new executive office suites in Tempe, Arizona. The new facility will also be home to Tempe coworking space. AZOffices.com has plenty of room to serve Tempe’s entrepreneurs, mobile professionals and small ...

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Why SpareChair Could Revolutionize Coworking

MIAMI - Need a spare chair? Have a spare chair? Then the newest twist on alternative office space might be just what you’ve been waiting for - even if you couldn’t imagine and articulate it. Enter SpareChair, a startup in the coworking world that, essentially, matches people looking for workspace with ...

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Ad Firm Sets Up Coworking Office Space at IKEA

AUSTIN - Coworking office space isn’t just for entrepreneurs anymore. It’s also for creative marketers looking to drive a buzz around their brands. Well, at least that’s how Rock Candy Media tapped into the collaborative officing power of the coworking concept - with a unique twist. As part of a viral promotion ...

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Coworking Brand Starts Franchising Office Space

MONTCLAIR, NJ - It’s no coincidence. It’s Serendipity. Serendipity Labs, that is. The corporate coworking and collaboration brand has signed an exclusive franchise agreement with The Pinnacle Companies to launch coworking spaces across Northern New Jersey and South Florida. That means rapid expansion for the alternative workspace brand. “Thirty percent of the ...

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