Blog 2020-04-29T10:28:40+00:00

What corporate offices can learn from proworking spaces 

'Proworking', Coworking Entrepreneurs, start-ups, freelancers, gig-economy workers and even large corporates used to term everything. From coffee shops to kitchens to airports and offices as well.   But today, they have a new option to add to the list: coworking spaces or 'proworking' spaces. This is how most premium shared workspaces have come to be known.  “And there are a [...]

Co-working impacts innovation: small businesses

CO-WORKING IMPACTS INNOVATION: SMALL BUSINESSES   For those who choose to co-work when running a remote team of growing startups, small businesses and large corporations offering flexibility and autonomy, the spectacular growth of the co-working market seems to know no bounds.   Linda Trim, Director at FutureSpace, a high-end workspace joint venture between Investec Property and workplace specialist Giant Leap, said that [...]

‘Rows of bros’ co-working is already being disrupted – here’s how

‘Rows of bros’ co-working is already being disrupted - here’s how   The global co-working trend of the past few years which disrupted the traditional office space is itself already being disrupted by the growing demand for a shared workspace that is more like a luxury five-star hotel.   Linda Trim, Director at FutureSpace, a high-end work, shared workspace joint venture between Investec Property and [...]

Co-working and the solo entrepreneur

CO-WORKING AND THE SOLO ENTREPRENEUR A match made in heaven?   Co-working, the idea of sharing office space with other individual or small-group entrepreneurs like yourself, has seen a massive surge lately. As leaders in the industry, we at FutureSpace are perfectly placed to see the massive benefits this form of loosely communal collaborative setting can have for the smart [...]

How science can explain the booming popularity of co-working

The rapid rise of co-working may seem like a fashion move. But there are strong scientific reasons behind its rise in popularity. FutureSpace, now in Bryanston   “It’s not just a fad, it’s a big global movement,” said Linda Trim, Director at FutureSpace. FutureSpace is a high-end ‘pro-working’ space joint venture between Investec Property and workplace specialists Giant Leap. They have opened their third office [...]

The value of teamwork

Why bouncing ideas off your peers could be your workplace secret power Teamwork- you tend to either love or loathe it. You may be a dynamo poised to chat your way to cunning solutions, or you may have bad memories of ‘collaborative’ projects from school that just ended in bickering. The truth is, the power of ‘we’ is pretty strong [...]