Half Of The World’s Workforce Will Be Remote By 2020. Here’s Why

The popularity of flexible coworking spaces is augmented by the fact that a lot of long-standing corporations, such as banks and insurance companies, are opting to lease an entire floor of a coworking space for their employees as they more and more seamlessly offer remote working options. These trends continue to redefine the idea of[…]

Tired Of Music? Listen To This Ambient Noise To Boost Your Productivity

Coworking spaces can get busy.  Typically, there are few sound barriers to stifle our long-winded business calls or random personal calls that come along during the day. The noise is exacerbated by the fact that all of those calls and meeting and conversations and lunch breaks are occurring at totally different times, which means that[…]

How Open Concept Offices Can Promote Job Satisfaction

The growth of coworking spaces across the globe emphasizes the modern trend of literally and figuratively breaking down walls that traditionally discouraged employees from looking up from their own work space. This trend not only breaks down the physical barriers and encourages communication and collaboration, it breaks down the traditional barriers of interpersonal dynamics as[…]

The Next Level Of Remote Work: Same Work, Different Country…Every Month?

Coworking spaces are the solution for the entrepreneurs and remote employees who feel isolated and unproductive working at home. At Work Hive, many of our members are remote employees working for companies located in other states around the country. The most common reason heard from a possible new member is that “I am so ready[…]

How To Advocate For Support When Work Affects Your Mental Health

Most of us spend 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, somewhere around 50 weeks a year at work. For something that takes up so many of our 8,736 hours every year, so many people still deny the impact that work can have on our mental health. To name a few categories of stressors:[…]

How To Be Productive In An Open Concept Office Space

Spoiler alert: Work Hive is an open concept office space. Most coworking spaces are for many reasons, not the least of which is the cost-and-space-efficiency. We love working in a large, open office, but developing skills to be productive in an office like ours is important. Open concept offices have become trendy in the past[…]

How You Can Use AI To Increase Your Productivity

Have you thought yet about how technological advances might affect your job or your industry going forward? Those of us in jobs that do not rely so much on Artificial Intelligence hear about the subject in the news and here and there relating to a certain company, but often discussions are not based in much[…]

How To Use Your Stress To Increase Your Productivity

When was the last time you were stressed? Last week? Last night? Two minutes ago? Stress occurs when a type of pressure is exerted on a system. This could be wind patterns that lead to a thunderstorm, a conversation with a complaining customer that leads to frustration, even touching your finger to your skin applies[…]

Introvert, Extrovert, or Ambivert? How Your Personality Type Affects Your Productivity

Are you an Introvert or an Extrovert? Or maybe an Ambivert? Many people have not heard of Ambivert, but a study performed at the University of Maryland determined that “Ambiverts make up the majority of the population, nearly 68%”. This study was discussed in an article on Medium about how your personality style can be[…]

What’s Your “Working Style”? How You Work Around Others Affects Everyone’s Success

We hear a lot about learning styles when we grew up going to school, but rarely do we think about our working styles as adults. Ironically, it relates to a dynamic that we all unconsciously navigate every day: how to work with others. Whether you are a member of a department within a large corporation,[…]