How to manage teamwork: tips from a consulting company #MemberSpotlight
19 July, 2023
We love individuality and people who do things differently. So we were delighted to sit down for some quick-fire questions with our valued member at our Mindspace location in Utrecht, the Netherlands - Gjerryt Leuverink - who is the Strategic Consultant and Managing Partner at the consultancy firm De Selectie (The Selection).
#MemberSpotlight: Successful founders have these 5 things in common
2 July, 2023
When it comes to communications, successful founders all honed these 5 specific skills. If you're building your own business, learn what do do (and what not to do) according to Oliver Aust - one of Europe's top authors, podcast hosts and advisors on the subject.
Four Ways to Support the LGBTQ+ Community at Work - and Anywhere Else
22 June, 2023
There’s something very powerful about people gathering in one place for the same purpose. Fighting for a shared conviction. Standing up against oppression. To mourn. To love. Pride Month isn’t just about colorful parades. It’s about acknowledging the fights that so many people fought for equality and tolerance towards all forms of sexual orientation, identities and personal expression. And yet sadly enough, we’re still fighting homophobia, transphobia and biphobia today because, it hasn’t vanished from the world. And the workplace is no exception. So what can all of us do to support the queer community - especially around the workplace, where many of us are still hushing up difficult topics such as discrimination?
The Future of Flex Spaces: Expert Predictions
5 June, 2023
We’d like to share some bold predictions from some of our favorite, highly experienced colleagues, alongside those from our esteemed leaders. We spoke to experts from the United Kingdom, Netherlands, Poland, Germany, Romania, and the USA.
#MemberSpotlight: Transforming work environments across Berlin
1 May, 2023
Contemporary, yet steeped in history, Berlin is one of our favorite cities. As we experience rapid growth, discover how Mindspace is transforming employee experiences across Berlin, and what our members love the most.
The Kwinta Factor
24 April, 2023
The larger-than-life Michal Kwinta is breaking new ground for Mindspace in Warsaw. Find out what makes our City Lead in Poland tick and why he's so excited about the launch of our second location in Warsaw, Mindspace Skyliner.
5 Tips for Improving Employee Wellbeing
21 March, 2023
From promoting mental and physical health to showing employees how much they matter, ensuring employee wellbeing should be a top priority. Anat Zilberman, Mindspace Global Employee Experience Manager, provides five ways to boost employee wellbeing, along with useful examples to encourage wellness - and subsequently - productivity and engagement in the workplace.
5 No No’s When Working From a Shared Space
14 March, 2023
A shared office space is all about collaboration, networking and inspiration. At the same time, it’s also about getting the work done, and keeping in mind that although your desk is your kingdom - you have a lot of neighbors to consider and work side by side with. With that in mind, we’re bringing you the 5 no-go’s to avoid when working in an open space, as well as what to do instead, from the wisdom of our lovely community managers around the globe.
Attract Top Talent in D.C. with These 3 Core Values
12 February, 2023
Fresh Survey of D.C. Office Workers uncovers what you can do to keep your teams satisfied and productive and lure in the best talent
Happy Employees, Happy Company
11 February, 2023
Mindspace CEO sheds light on how Design Thinking is reshaping the office real estate industry
Woof! Meet Mindspace's Supermodel Dogs.
24 January, 2023
Our dog-friendly culture at Mindspace helps us create a work environment that lowers stress, increases collaboration and boosts employee morale. Our recent pet photo-shoot at Mindspace locations across Munich helps show why our furry friends infuse more love and joy into our workday.
#MemberSpotlight - 8 Simple Ways to Make the World a Better Place (Even Just a Little)
19 January, 2023
Every year 8 million tons of plastic end up in our oceans – by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans. In order to preserve nature and improve our quality of life, it is enough to start with a few simple, yet effective habits.
The Art of Collaboration: Mindspace's Global Offsite in Berlin
14 December, 2022
Imagine the atmosphere when more than 170 Mindspace employees gathered together in Berlin for the Mindspace annual offsite last week. Flying in from 7 countries, our employees had the opportunity to meet their coworkers face-to-face for some bonding, brainstorming and celebrating.
10 Cool Places to Hangout Near Mindspace Ahad Ha'am (Tel Aviv)
12 December, 2022
Our trio of Community Managers at our flagship building in Ahad Ha'am are fully dedicated to helping cultivate the lifestyle that has become synonymous with the Mindspace employee experience. They take pride in being the point of contact for our local Mindspace community, and are full of tips for how to work hard and play hard at Mindspace Ahad Ha'am, and make the most of its unbeatable downtown location.
What Really Makes People Happy at Work?
8 December, 2022
We surveyed 5,000 people around the world and asked them how they feel about work — what they look forward to at the office every day, what matters most to them at their jobs, and what their employers do for them.
5 Workspace Improvements That Boost Employee Productivity
11 November, 2022
Fresh Report on Office Worker Needs uncovers what you can do to keep your teams satisfied and productive
Black History Month: The Domino Effect of Community Empowerment
7 November, 2022
True community building requires an open, inclusive and culturally diverse approach. Learn about the outreach by Helen Woldemichael, Community Manager at Mindspace Hammersmith, to mark Black History Month in the UK, and about the positive impact of sharing personal stories and celebrating different ethnic identities.
The Psychology of Coworking: Social Support and Self-Efficacy
1 November, 2022
The benefits of social support within a coworking environment and how it can lead to improved performance.
Nurturing Company Culture Within a Coworking Space
31 October, 2022
It’s been recognized that today’s companies, whether budding startups or established enterprises, need to invest in creating their own unique culture, and nurture it.
Secrets to Career Success by Leading Women in Tech
18 October, 2022
On October 12th we hosted a Women in Tech business panel at our event space at Mindspace Shoreditch in London. The panelists were invited to share about what they wished they had known at the start of their tech careers. The event was a great success, the audience was really engaged in the discussion and refreshments, like pineapple cider by Brewdog-owned cider brand Hawkes, were enjoyed by all.
Mindspace's Helen Woldemichael wins GWA Community Manager Award
28 September, 2022
We are delighted to announce that Helen Woldemichael, Mindspace Hammersmith Community Manager, has been selected as the International Winner of the GWA’s Community Manager Award for Excellence in Hospitality. Congratulations to Helen and Mindspace Hammersmith!
Mindspace Impact: Transforming a Community Space for Youth at Risk
28 September, 2022
The makeover process at the Elem foundation was led by Mindspace’s design team, with the intention of creating a safe and nurturing space where Elem community members could gather. They created a design plan to match its young inhabitants’ tastes and sensitivities. The work was focused on the ground floor which features a lounge and seating areas. The makeover went perfectly, transforming the place from an outdated building to a colorful, warm home for its young residents.
How to Build a Team of Committed Employees Through Emotional Connection
9 September, 2022
Each business aims to have a fully engaged workforce. After all, engaged workers produce more, are less likely to quit, and are more likely to go the extra mile to make customers happy. But what does employee engagement actually mean?
#MemberSpotlight - Social Media Trends and Challenges in 2024
29 June, 2022
TikTok or Instagram Reels? Which influencer should you work with? And is the Metaverse worth investing in? 2023 is fascinating in terms of social media trends and challenges. Karolina Kornacka, Head of Content and Social Media at Kamikaze Altavia Group - our member at Mindspace Koszyki in Warsaw - shares five insights worth paying attention to this year.
Personal Branding to Future-Proof Your Career
27 May, 2022
Today, mastering communications is not simply a matter of adding another string to your bow. Communication has become a fundamental or hard skill not just for communicators, but also for CEOs, executives, and anyone with ambition.
#MemberSpotlight - A Day in the Life of a Mindspace Member in Philadelphia
18 May, 2022
What is it like to get up in the morning and go into the office at Mindspace Wanamaker? Our member Emily Hauser of Straker Translations shares her typical workday at her office space in Philadelphia. Learn about her Mindspace experience, and find out what’s so great about working flex in Philly.
#BreakTheBias in the Workplace [Watch]
1 March, 2022
The theme for International Women’s Day 2022 is #BreakTheBias. An implicit bias is an unconscious tendency to pick one gender, race or another group over another. At Mindspace we can proudly say that employees are hired and promoted according to their capabilities, leaving any bias behind. We asked our executives what men can do to break the gender bias at the workplace. Read their responses, and watch a riddle that might put your preconception to the test.
#MemberSpotlight - on Adaptation, Empathy and Authenticity in Leadership
12 February, 2022
How to be a successful leader, and keep your employees motivated? Leadership coach and Mindspace Hamburg member Paul Weißhaar has recently published his first book, “The Chameleon Method”, where he spills the beans about being a good leader. We asked him for tips and advice on good leadership and its importance in today’s professional environment. Read the full interview.
#MemberSpotlight - Mindspace Yakum’s First Members Share Their Experience
30 January, 2022
Mindspace’s very first Israeli location out of the city recently opened its doors. After a long time of coworking and flexible office spaces being associated with prominent cities and urban areas, leaving the hustle and bustle behind gives a breath of fresh air with its countryside charm. We asked five of the first members who joined Mindspace Yakum about their experience so far. Find out why they chose this location, and how they believe flex contributes to their companies’ growth.
What Is the Best Part of Being a Community Manager?
19 January, 2022
You may get their welcoming smiles at the reception, spot them hurrying down the hall to solve yet another challenge or see them bringing in a tasty treat for the weekly Happy Hours. To celebrate Community Manager Appreciation Day, we interviewed a few of our rock stars who create an all-around amazing customer experience for Mindspace members around the world. Find out what they like most about their job.
Decorating Mindspace With Dari Shechter
17 August, 2021
Ever since its foundation in 2014, Mindspace has been driven by its unique DNA and love for art and quirky design. For the recent opening of our La Guardia branch, we followed Dari Shechter, VP Creative and Design at Mindspace, for a peek behind the scenes and to better understand the process of 'How We Decorate Mindspace'. Experience the journey as we walk through the Jaffa Flea Market in Tel Aviv and she has a heart-to-heart with local business owners who struggled during the many lockdowns of the pandemic.
#MemberSpotlight - Why Video Is a Great Marketing Tool For Small Businesses
27 January, 2021
Nicoleta Danu, founder of Faces of Munich, talked to us about video marketing, and why it is an amazing marketing tool to advertise yourself and your business.
#MemberSpotlight - The Long-Term Cost Savings When Using Renewable Energy
17 December, 2020
At the simplest level, renewable energy allows us to dramatically reduce society’s CO2 emissions. But it also helps to improve air quality that suffers from the particulate matter and polluting gases that inevitably come from burning fossil fuels.
#MemberSpotlight - Personal Branding: It's Not Enough to Just Do a Good Job Nowadays
19 November, 2020
Oliver Aust, author and CEO of Eo Ipso, talked to us about personal branding, and why becoming unignorable is about helping others rather than promoting yourself.
#MemberSpotlight - Influencer Marketing: Not (Just) What You Thought It Was
31 August, 2020
How Relatable makes influencer marketing become the center of all marketing efforts or become an essential and integrated part of the overall media mix for brands.
People’s Top Concern in Going Back to the Office Is Not Even the Office
2 July, 2020
We ran a survey of over 1,000 members across all of our locations in the US, Europe, and Israel, revealing anxieties, intentions and changing habits as employees in the western world begin to return to the office since the virus took hold.
How to Survive (and Even Celebrate!) Valentine’s Day at Work
10 February, 2020
Red hearts, roses, chocolates — they’re all over the place on Valentine’s Day. And while it’s great that there’s a special day to celebrate love, how can we make it work at the office?
Meet Dor Lev, Mindspace’s Operations Lead
4 February, 2020
We spoke with Dor Lev, who’s in charge of basically everything related to keeping Mindspace locations running smoothly.
Meet Lily Stanger From the Projects Team
27 December, 2019
We sat down for a chat with Lily Stanger from the design team at Mindspace. Hear what’s involved in her work, her favorite spaces, and her design tips. Read on…
Tips for the Perfect (Last-Minute) Coworker Gift
18 December, 2019
Here are a few tips for last-minute coworker gifts that you can get, while keeping your sanity and maybe even enjoying yourself, too.
Goodbye, Cold! 5 Tips to Stay Healthy in the Office During the Winter Season
25 November, 2019
Worried about catching a cold as the temperature drops? Here are some tips to help prevent you from getting sick this winter.
Introducing Edita Lobaciute, the Mindspace Global Community Lead
4 November, 2019
Meet Edita Lobaciute, our Global Community Lead. Edita is one of those people who just seems born for her current job. You know you’re well-loved at work when someone dresses up as you at the office costume party. And wins. Introducing our fabulous Edita…
#MemberSpotlight - The Story of Exxeta in Munich
2 November, 2019
When people are your top priority, choosing the right office environment becomes the main criteria.
#MemberSpotlight - The Story of Redbubble at Mindspace
30 October, 2019
Redbubble opts for coworking to grow at ease while expanding their team based in Berlin.
Design Spotlight: Our Experts Reveal Their Design Secrets
29 October, 2019
[Exclusive Interview]: Mindspace VP Create & Design, Dari Shechter, dishes on design inspiration, stories, and insights that make each space special.
Millennials Are All the Rage
10 September, 2019
Attracting millennials to your company; everyone is talking about it, but how can you make sure your company is really doing it.
Are You an Entrepreneur or a Solopreneur?
8 September, 2019
The idea of starting a business alone is not a new one, and in the world of tech innovation it’s extremely common, but it’s a good idea to clearly define your envisioned role within your company.