👋 Welcome to This Week In Coworking for Week 38!
This week we share stories covering new tech, new tools, big ideas, survival stories and more.
Here’s the stories, updates, celebrations events and invites you may have missed this week in coworking….
🤷♀️ A Coworking GDS?
In the 60s a technology was developed that completely transformed how travel reservations were made, where they could be made from, and how quickly the process was confirmed.
A Global Distribution System (GDS) enables travel agents, companies and individuals to almost-instantly find, hold or book airline seats, hotel rooms and more.
Jamie Orr explores how the similarities of this tech and what is being developed by Syncaroo – which is designed to automatically update marketing, booking and brokerage platforms as changes are made inside workspace management platforms.
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🕯 How coworking shines a light through the darkest times.
Cat Johnson shares an emotional, raw and inspirational post about how coworking communities have come together to create, support and empower with and for each other.
💪 Candy Factory shares how they’re evolving with the times.
Anne Kirby shares insights, strategies and rationale behind how they handled temporarily closing down their 20,000sqft coworking space, launched microschool pods and more.
📆 How to effortlessly keep your virtual coworking schedule full of inspiring events & sessions.
Coordinating, hosting and promoting valuable events for your coworking members can sometimes feel like 3 full-time jobs. We explore a service to take event coordination off the plates of already-busy coworking operators.
💸 New free tool helps property owners explore adding coworking into available space.
Craig Baute announced that DenSwap were offering a new online tool that tells property owners what type of coworking makes sense for their space, by asking just 6 questions.
🤔 Does changing your physical space change the way you think?
Kiri Rawson answers a question that was posed to her by someone they believed understood coworking, and why these spaces exist.
🎟 Coworking ops perks.
12% off the setup of automated AML/KYC checks for coworking spaces’ members.
8% off custom branded ‘welcome back to work’ boxes for your members.
31% off UV sanitiser boxes (with wireless charging) for phones, keys and headphones.
$99 coworking space website audits.