24 things you may have missed This Week In Coworking ๐Ÿ‘‡ (w45, 2021)

:point_down: Overview below :point_right: Links & notes at: This Week In Coworking: #45, 2021

๐Ÿ“ฐ Updates & news.

:computer: Edwin proves virtual coworking is still increasingly popular.

:chart_with_downwards_trend: The underlying demand shift thatโ€™s decreasing office utilization - via John.

:abacus: 5 business benefits of coworking stipends - via Travis for MIT Sloan Management Review

:mortar_board: Newcastle College launches coworking & entrep hub. cc Paul

:woman_cook: New commercial kitchen + coworking space Mission Kitchen launches in London. h/t Mission Ventures

:newspaper: Insider looks into coworking becoming more inclusive. cc The Haven Collection

๐Ÿ’ป Technology.

:world_map: Bye bye Google My Business.

:pushpin: Remote work tool Cafรฉ (YC S21) adds colleague map.

:gear: Syncarooโ€™s Web Widgets for flex spaces get 4 new features in recent upgrade - via Robert

:robot: Werqwise touts data-aggregation as coworking perk.

๐Ÿค Market moves.

:classical_building: NYC-based Bond Collective brings in brokers from Stream Realty Partners to help fill first DC space.

:female_detective: Colliers doubles down on filling flex space with new offering.

:calling: Cushman & Wakefield gives a peak behind its bet on WeWork.

:uk: Consolidation of flex spaces continues with $524M acquisition of BizSpace Ltd by Sirius Real Estate.

:statue_of_liberty: 43,000 sqft Industrious space coming to Jersey City to beat the commute. cc Jamie Hodari

๐Ÿ“ˆ Data.

:bar_chart: The recovery is here. But who will eventually win? via Ben at Upsuite/SquareFoot

:spiral_calendar: The most popular office-day for remote workers is Thursday - via NearU

๐ŸŽ‰ Celebrations.

:birthday: Office Nomads turned 14! Congrats Susan and team!

๐Ÿ“น Videos.

:family_man_woman_girl: How and why one family made remote-working work ft Rowena + Adobe.

:thinking: What Commercial Real Estate may look like going forward ft Sam

:postal_horn: FlowSpace UK recruited a town crier to reach a potential customer - via Harry

๐ŸŽ™ Conversations.

Jamie dives into the new rules of engagement for coworking spaces.

Frank and Jason (from Vari) discuss creating a culture of learning & innovation for the future of work.

Jack and Laura discuss how proptech is shaping the future of the office.