From Vienna to Cambridge. A journey to co-working!

admin/ October 4, 2017/ Community

One of our newest members, Greg Boyle, shared his first impressions on coworking at CambridgeSpace. ‘It’s been less than 24hrs since I’ve moved to Cambridge and also moved into this coworking space, but I felt it would be worth writing this for my first impressions. As a freelancer starting out a few years ago, I was reluctant to spend on

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10 reasons you should try co-working | part 1

Lenka Koppová/ October 4, 2017/ Business

It’s set up for work It’s more productive than home as you avoid the distractions of home life or coffee shop as you don’t have to put up with noisy children, lack of security if you need the loo or feeling you have to keep buying something Great interactions Working amongst like-minded people who also value great interactions ensures you

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Would you recommend co-working to other freelancers? We asked our members.

admin/ October 4, 2017/ Community

What made you want to try co-working and would you recommend it to others? Real-life members of CambridgeSpace speak out! “It’s so much better atmosphere than a corporate office. So much more nurturing than being ordered around. I would definitely recommend it to anyone looking to install more work-life separation and for freelancers who want a bit of chat and company during the

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Co-working or Hot desking? What’s best?

admin/ September 28, 2017/ Community

How and where we work is changing as the business environment becomes more widely distributed (both geographically and in time), and yet ever more connected through technology. This in turn, is enabling new ways of working for budding entrepreneurs, freelancers and those requiring a greater degree of flexibility in their work. The change is less about the physical location and

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Say ‘hi’ to Jez, one of our Wizards

admin/ September 28, 2017/ Community

Q: Hi Jez – what made you want to try Coworking and would you recommend it to others? A: I love flexibility and freedom from being tied down to any structured routine, and collaborating with people. I’m finding that Cambridge Space fits perfectly with this working style. Along with working in coffee shops and in a corner of my house

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Say ‘hi’ to Damian, one of our Wizards

admin/ September 17, 2017/ Community

Q: Hi Damian – what made you want to try Coworking and would you recommend it to others? A: I saw coworking as a disruptor of my industry. I was introducing coworking operators to my corporate clients as a solution for flexible office space and finding that the operators could offer ‘one-stop-shop’ approach that would replace part of my consulting

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Congratulations, Beverley is off to Russia!

admin/ September 14, 2017/ Community

From Russia With Love, by Beverley Nolan It’s always been a desire of mine to be able to travel with my work and a few years ago I would never have thought this would include Russia. September saw me on my first of six trips to Moscow over the next nine months. I’ll be working as part of an educational

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What do customers really want from you?

admin/ September 8, 2017/ Business

When prospecting for new business, there are different conversations required to suit different situations so chatting during a network event is different from pitching an elevator speech in the proverbial elevator because your potential customers are different. Problems with elevator pitches The common problem with elevator pitches is that they often fall into a rhythm of what we do, our

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Say ‘hi’ to Gerry, one of our Wizards

admin/ September 4, 2017/ Community

Q: Hi Gerry – what made you want to try Coworking and would you recommend it to others? A: I saw co-working as a means to add more value to what I offer and help differentiate me from competing services in Cambridge and London. Definitely recommend coworking to others – particularly CambridgeSpace, which offers something different from more run-of-the-mill alternatives.

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What “The King and I” can tell us about relationship building

admin/ August 30, 2017/ Customer experience

“Getting to know you Getting to know all about you Getting to like you Getting to hope you like me…” Did you ever catch “The King and I”, a romantic musical starring Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr, featuring the song “Getting to Know You”.  Written by Rogers and Hammerstein, it’s an enduring hit about the developing relationship between two unlikely,

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