Use That Privilege to Create a More Inclusive Coworking Space

In the world of coworking, it’s vital to create a comfortable working environment, ensuring that everybody who uses the space feels comfortable and at ease.   Within any coworking community there are a variety of different people from diverse backgrounds, and inevitably some of these individuals are more marginalised, while others are less so. How can […]

WTF is AML and KYC? It Is Important AF

You might be asking yourself, do you have to implement anti-money laundering (AML) and Know-Your-Customer (KYC) modules in your coworking space? The short answer to that is  yes, yes you do. But why?  The explanation to this is quite simple. If your coworkers are allowed to use your addresses, it is important for you to […]

Creator Community and Personal Brand – How to Curate You!

By Karen West-Whylie from Three Sixty Workrooms I have written before about the struggles we initially had with our new space we had the most amazing space but we were for a while struggling to manage the branding until we bought in help from Bernie Mitchell and Innocom. I am delighted with it now and can’t wait to […]

What Is The IDEA Handbook All About?

Coworking is built on five key values: community, openness, sustainability, collaboration and accessibility. For our community to make sure we are guided by these values and informed by them in our decisions, we need to ensure that all of our members know exactly what these values entail and how to go about implementing them.  As […]

The Importance of Registering your UBO

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Due diligence is an important aspect of running a business. When onboarding new clients, it is important to do screenings, like anti-money laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) checks. But, as a business in Europe, it is also important to ensure that your Ultimate Business Owners (UBO) is registered.  This comes after new legislation was passed […]

AML Transaction Monitoring – Why It’s Important for Your Business

AML Transaction Monitoring – Why It’s Important for Your Business HEADER

Coworking spaces are tasked with the important process of doing due diligence checks, which include anti-money laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) checks.  But, you already completed these checks before onboarding a new coworker,  plus they all passed with little to no problems.  The good news is that your onboarding is compliant.  But these checks don’t […]

Showing Value And Culture Through Online Onboarding

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First published by DeKamer As the pandemic required an online shift many coworking spaces had struggled with profiling and showcasing their business culture through the use of online processes. When operating a coworking space, onboarding new coworkers into a shared space is a challenging task.  Showcasing is a way for coworking spaces to make the […]

Coworking’s Past Can Help Predict Where It Will Be In The Future

Coworking's Past Can Help Predict Where It Will Be In The Future HEADER

First published by the European Coworking Assembly For people to have a better understanding of coworking it is important to understand its history. In this way it serves as a comparison and reference point, with that in mind it can then help us predict the future as well.  Piotr Boulangé, who is the Founder and […]

The Importance Of Protecting Your Digital Identity

The Importance Of Protecting Your Digital Identity HEADER

The internet is an integral and ever-present part of our personal and business lives. While it is a great enabler, it is a great danger too. If we are not vigilant, we could end up sharing more than we intended to, and with a much wider audience than we wanted.  Whether you are commenting on […]

Coworking Spaces Profit From Good Design

Coworking Spaces Profit From Good Design HEADER

First published by DeKamer Coworking spaces are opening up again and have made a comeback after the pandemic slowdown, as at-home workers and traditional entrepreneurs find new methods to engage in social interaction and improve productivity while maintaining health and safety protocols in shared spaces.  “Coworking spaces do not just offer a place to avoid […]