Business

There are really only two types of coworking founders, with a variant for each, but in general just two types. The first type is the founder who sees coworking as a business opportunity. They are WeWork, Regus, Tribes, Industrious, Coworkrs, and many others. Almost all take on...

There comes a time when you have to decide what you're building. Does this thing, whether a coworking space, pizza shop, or tech startup, have scalability and value built into the model or is a proverbial hamster wheel? When what we've built can't exist without us and fizzles...

When we are faced with an uninteresting project, or a project that's so large we can barely contemplate finishing it, we get stuck. We pace around the office, we chat with coworkers, we think about how we should approach it, we go get lunch, we...

Friction. It's the physical property that makes your bike slow down when the brakes are engaged. But it's not just physical. Friction is social, emotional, mental, economic and technological. Friction is procrastination, social shaming, lack of knowledge, price points, and horrible user interfaces. The only thing to do then, in order to...