How Smartphones Might Damage Your Productivity…And What To Do About It

How many of you have your phone out on your desk right now? Yup, caught you. We are all guilty of it. Even if you are an Apple customer who has their laptop out all day long and linked to their cell phone, you probably still have your phone within arms reach at all times.[…]

Five Work Trends That Affect The Future Of Your Job

A significant number of Work Hive members work in the industries related to software development, programming, coding, and digital engineering. Demand in the field has increased dramatically as technology has advanced in recent years and, though programming and software development is a skill that serves so many different applications in all other industries, the work[…]

How To Save Your Family, Your Relationships, and Your Career With Gratitude

At this moment, the majority of you are preparing to eat lots of yummy food and/or be kind to your family members with football playing in the background. The holidays bring up a whole range of emotions for people because everyone is living in a different set of circumstances. For some families, the holidays are[…]

How To Prevent Burnout? Know Thyself

Have you ever experienced burnout from work? Like, true burnout? When you hate everything and everyone and every single tiny task feels like it requires every cell in your body to wake up and do something in order for you to find a shred of motivation necessary to maintain productivity or success in your workplace?[…]

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[…]