In the first part of this blog, we discussed how procrastination could be an enabler of creativity and how being the first mover in a particular market might not actually help you ‘get ahead’. Part 2 debunks three further myths relating to entrepreneurship. For easy access to Part 1 of this blog, click here! 3.…

Common sense and superstition pervade our society. Eat carrots and your eyesight will improve. Cutting your nails at night is bad luck. If you’re pooped on by a bird, you’ll make a killing at the racecourse. Entrepreneurship is no different. If you’re an entrepreneur, you’ll be subjected to a barrage of ‘help’ that may be…

“The evangelist used opium and full stack’s brain surgery to gamify the idea.” If you understood this sentence without reading it again, then congrats! You have discovered your super power – You have mastered the latest jargon words of the startup world. You can impress any VC for series D funds. You should be the main speaker…

Are you struggling with un-noticed social media posts? Kowrk is here with an ultimate guide! Best time to post on social media. In today’s world, social media marketing plays a pivotal role in a company’s marketing and branding.With consistent updates, the right social media marketing strategy will lead to increased traffic, better SEO, higher conversion…

Terms & Conditions: 1. Shared Office – Refer Friends & Family is organised solely by Kowrk.com 2. There is no entry fee to enter this campaign. 3. This campaign is valid only to shared offices in India. 4. Only Pro/Pro + listings that are genuine & legal, will be eligible for referral bonus. 5. Referral bonus will only be given in…

Shared Office – Refer Friends and Family- Referral Scheme If you have been referred to list your office, click here for more information.   Whom can I refer? Do you know anyone who has their own office space? If yes, then ask them if they are using all the desks and meeting rooms. If they aren’t,…

A coworking space serves as a melting pot for its clientele comprising freelancers and new entrepreneurs. One of the biggest advantages of a coworking space is the networking opportunities it offers to its users. But the big question here is – How does one network authentically at a coworking space? Well, Kowrk is here to…

To maintain credibility, one needs to keep evolving. The last two decades have seen an explosion of ideas resulting in the birth of start-ups which has also resulted in a demand for freelancers. Similar has been the case with work spaces across the globe. To cater to the growing needs of this new generation of…

The recent shift towards a sharing economy, has led to breaking of the traditional office leasing market with the hip, new, convenient trend of coworking spaces. This sharing economy is redefining physical space as a highly lucrative part of the service industry. The traditional notions of “private” and “public” space are eroding under this influence…

The results of the survey conducted by Deskmag reiterate Team Kowrk’s belief that coworking is the way forward. In the first article of this series, we elucidated on the growing popularity of coworking spaces across the globe, the facilities provided by a particular place that make it more popular and what the future holds for…

The recently published results of the annual survey conducted by Deskmag again proves that Coworking is the way to work. A major spate in start-ups and in recruiting of freelancers has resulted in a spike in demand for coworking spaces. Apart from providing economy of space, they also aim at fulfilling certain necessary criteria associated with…

If necessity is the mother of invention, then convenience can be the mother of innovation. And the latest innovative idea to hit the professional gamut is of coworking spaces. These spaces are ideal for freelancers and those venturing into startups as they come equipped with the essentials that one would require in an office. The…

Kowrk’s Founder – Honey Jain Kathuria recently talked to Iris Kavanagh about coworking trends in Asia, Future of coworking and Kowrk’s future plan. Iris Kavanagh has been named as one of the 30 most influential people in coworking Industry, 2016 and is the amazing lady behind weekly podcasts series – Coworking With Iris. This series was created…

“I NEED OFFICE SPACE” and voila! Coworking spaces are here to do just that. Give you that space you want. The will to make it big in this world exists in many but it is the lack of wherewithal that provides the roadblocks. Coworking spaces literally help you remove those roadblocks and pave the way to…

In recent years, the start-up culture has been on an upswing across the globe. What is remarkable is that an entire ecosystem has evolved alongside to support the growth of start-ups and keep the momentum going. The emergence and rise in popularity of coworking spaces is a direct result of this trend. A survey by…

Modern users of shared workspaces are definitely spoilt for choice. Office spaces, today are primarily available in three distinct flavors, namely: All you need to do is pick and choose the workspace model that fits your budget and working style. Unfortunately, though, the decision of choosing amongst these three avatars of office spaces cannot be…

In quest to discover the most happening coworking joint, Kowrk floated the first of its kind- Koolest KoSpace  contest. This zero entry fee competition invited applications from shared workspaces around the world in an endeavour to discover the trendiest and the most user-friendly coworking hub. 26 October 2016 – Kowrk, which recently expanded its operations…

The shrill morning alarm broke the early morning silence of Malini’s bedroom. As usual, Malini sat up with a jolt, her head racing through the errands she needed to finish before she headed for the office. It was a minute before she realized that she had quit her 9-5 hectic routine and opted for “…

Coworking is still a new kid on the block in many places. Although many people are embracing it, few are still shying away from it and some are nervously toying with the idea of giving it a try. As expected with every new phenomenon, certain misconceptions surround coworking. Team Kowrk.com is here to lift the…

Day 2 of the Coworking India (CWI) Unconference 2016! I beg your pardon, yes you read it right! Unconferencing is what we did. When my suggested topic was selected for ‘unconferencing’ session, I  knew that the day was going to be just great! Let me start by introducing myself! I am Shruti Kela, Growth Hacker @ Kowrk.com!…

Business Centres and Coworking Spaces: – Are they synonymous?  Are they competing against each other? Do they cater to the same clients? Which one do I choose and why? The questions have been puzzling the clientele for these office solutions since quite some time. The reasons are obvious – both these terms are used for…

Coworking venues, business centres and shared workspaces are beginning their dance around a new tune. Fortunately, this new melody is being drummed by the modern, logical and price conscious coworking community. The traditional pricing models covered by us in coworking-101 are still followed by a majority of the coworking joints. However, in our zeal to…

Coworking industry is still relatively new and as the market matures, we will see coworking spaces themselves evolve as well. As part of Kowrk.com’s survey of Founders of these spaces, we analyzed the future outlook i.e. where KoSpace Founders think their industry will be heading in the next 5 years. In this 4th article of…

Kowrk.com’s KoSpace Founders Say series has given readers a close look into what it’s like being a coworking space Founder. To better understand their entrepreneurial journey, a glimpse at their most valuable assets is useful. And of course, every entrepreneur’s most valuable asset is the same: their customers. The graph below shows the breakdown of the…

The ‘KoSpace Founders Say’ Series has shown us what coworking space Founders say have inspired them and what they believe have made them successful. As we all know, success is rarely a straight line up and that’s doubly true for entrepreneurs. In this series, we’ll cover what challenges Founders say they have faced. Problems on the…

In part 1 of our KoSpace Founders Say Series, we went in-depth with our survey results to explain what inspired coworking space Founders to start their business. In this post, Team Kowrk will use those same survey results to illustrate what factors typically make Founders successful. Deep market and cultural understanding: The Founders understand that…

Kowrk.com believes that the coworking industry will be shaped by the vision and views of Founders of coworking spaces. Thus, to identify thoughts and trends in this industry, we surveyed the Founders of such spaces in Q1 2016.  The responses from all over the world have been illuminating. In our article series – ‘KoSpace Founders Say’,…