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3 Coworking Spaces with the Greatest Gyms

The physical benefits of exercise have been beaten to death. You’ve no doubt heard countless times that exercising could help you control your weight, reduce your risk of disease, and help you build an attractive physique. By 2017, that’s likely been thoroughly burned into your psyche. Yet, most professionals don’t fully understand the tremendous cognitive benefits exercise brings. Here are a few of the most notable benefits (source here): Reduced stress Increased memory capacity Greater concentration Higher mental stamina More creative outlooks Improved performance in the above elements would give you a clear advantage over your competitors. The only...

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The Difference Between Working at Home vs Cafes vs Coworking Spaces

People around the world are becoming increasingly entrepreneurial and embracing alternative forms of employment. In fact, according to a report by software company Intuit, “In the U.S. alone, contingent workers will exceed 40 percent of the workforce by 2020.” Along with changing the career trajectories of countless individuals, the restructuring of our economy will also change how and where we work. Fewer individuals will be required to make daily commutes to their drab office cubicles. It’s becoming increasingly possible to choose to work from whichever workplace best fits your needs. As a freelancer or bootstrapping entrepreneur, there are three...

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Coworking Spaces Doing Their Part to Save the Environment

The best way to change your behaviors is to change your environment. Whether your current work environment is toxic, or simply uninspiring, becoming a member of a coworking space is often exactly the change you need. Shifting your environment has the potential to do wonders in breaking old patterns and allowing you to form more positive habits. Coworking spaces do an excellent job fostering environments conducive to startups’ and freelancers’ efficacy. On a larger scale, however, many coworking spaces and companies working in these spaces are also doing their part to save the Earth. Here are 5 coworking spaces...

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Spaces With Unique After Coworking Activities You Should Try

Achieving business success requires consistently working hard over a long period of time. Noah Kagan, founder of Appsumo and the popular marketing blog OkDork argues that overnight successes don’t exist. Rather, Noah argues that building a highly successful business or career is something that typically takes YEARS. In fact, Noah’s personal recommendation (starting around 26:15) is that you’ll get what you want if you’re willing to work 80 hours per week for at least an entire year. Yikes. Sounds like a lot of work huh? While working that hard is commendable, it’s also important to regularly take personal time...

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4 Coworking Spaces with the Coolest Amenities

In recent years, the popularity of coworking spaces has been growing at a dizzyingly fast pace. Now, there’s more options than ever before for places to cowork. Along with this increase in options has come an increase in expectations. In 2017, you’ll probably expect your coworking membership fee to provide much more than just a desk in a quiet room. Many coworking spaces these days are offering interesting amenities to entice new members. Meeting room usage, community events, and free coffee or tea are practically the expectation at this point. Yet, there’s also some coworking spaces that go above...

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