Holiday Survival Guide: How To Stay Focused Amidst The Holiday Cheer

Holidays are great and all, but the holiday splendor can be exhausting. Especially going from Halloween to Thanksgiving to Christmas / New Year’s in three consecutive months. It all becomes a big blur of candy wrappers, Christmas music, and overeating in front of family members. The holidays can be quite challenging, however, when you remember[…]

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 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?[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]