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This week, WeWork announced simultaneously a US$500 million investment into Southeast Asia and its acquisition of Spacemob.  With the latter, WeWork essentially “pops” Singapore, Jakarta and Ho Chi Minh City through Spacemob.   We have been expecting a consolidation of the sort for co-working spaces for...

This could be the best deal in town right now. Today, WeWork announced their acquisition of Spacemob, a Singaporean-based co-working space founded by “T” Fuad.   This acquisition means Spacemob members will benefit from access to a community database of more than 130,000 members, in more than...

Have unused office space you want to rent out but not sure what measures you need to take? Be sure to check off these 3 key steps before taking the plunge: Step 1: Verify that your lease allows you to take advantage of this opportunity  Check...

Renting office space has always been a costly conundrum. As your business grows or contracts, you invariably have too little or too much space. The perennial question is: does your business lease just the amount of office space you need today and risk moving offices...

Coworking is the new buzz word in work spaces. And more and more coworking spaces are mushrooming each month. Coworking as it is known today started with a concept by Brad Neuberg in 2005. Technology facilitated new gatherings and a meeting of the mind. A...

Are you currently managing a remote team, or are you thinking about hiring people to work for you remotely? Managing remote teams has upsides and downsides. It isn’t for everyone, but with a great team, plenty of communication and a good workflow, it is possible....

With so many coworking spaces in Singapore mushrooming… it gets harder and harder to choose the right one.  Even after visiting 3 or 5 or *gulp* 10 coworking spaces, it’s easy to get stuck in analysis paralysis.   After starting GorillaSpace, I can say honestly that...

You’re growing your idea into a viable business.  As you bring in new team members to build the business, working from home or at the local cafe just isn’t cutting it anymore. You’re ready for a professional environment to support your idea, and a network...