Category Archives: Coworking

How to Host Events that Build your Business

We all remember the voice that came to Kevin Costner in Field of Dreams, whispering: “If you build it, they will come.” While this made for a memorable Hollywood catchphrase, the same doesn’t ring true for business. Even if you have the best product or service on the market, it makes no difference if your [Read more…]

Taking on a Lease vs. Investing in Coworking: What’s Right for You?

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Congratulations, you have started on the path to creating your own small business or start-up. Taking the first few steps is a liberating feeling, not to mention being in control of your own business and projects (and not tied to the schedules and goals of a parent company). However, one of the first decisions you [Read more…]

Expert in Residence Program with André Eikmeier

  Throughout the month of May, we were grateful to have André Eikmeier, prolific Australian entrepreneur and Co-founder of award-winning wine company Vinomofo, join us at United Co for a month of programming to support our Melbourne startup and business community.     Through this program, startups and small business leaders at UnitedCo. and the [Read more…]

How co-working spaces are redefining wellness, wellbeing and work

Across Australia, sick leave costs small businesses an average of $20,000 every year. There are obvious benefits towards keeping yourself and your workers healthy, allowing your team to remain on deck, engaged and focused. Luckily, the decentralisation of the modern workforce is making it easier for the average worker to focus on their wellness and [Read more…]

Melbourne’s rise of the coworking space

Not so long ago, the term ‘digital nomad’ was foreign to most – maybe even something that belonged in a science fiction novel. Today, almost all of us are digital nomads in some way, shape or form. Technological advancements and globalisation mean that the traditional office is no longer the mainstream way we work. With [Read more…]

5 flexible work trends to experiment with in 2018

As the ‘war for talent’ continues, CEOs’ and their company’s highest priority is to attract the best talent possible. We’re seeing more organisations realise that they need to invest more in their people; it’s their biggest and most valuable asset. Innovation depends on people and a company is only as good as the talent it [Read more…]

7 Things to Lookout For when Choosing a Co-working Space

1. SEPARATE SPACES FOR QUIET, COLLABORATIVE AND CREATIVE WORK A good co-working space is one that is conducive for both collaborative work and quiet head-down time.  In one full productive day – we have the needs for both types of work.  Open-plan offices can be great for community and creativity, but when it comes to [Read more…]