Work Culture Reimagined: Why Businesses Should Adapt to a More Flexible Workspace

Posted by Gather on Nov 30, 2022 8:44:22 AM

Amazon. Salesforce. IBM. What do all these businesses have in common? These are just a few of the enterprises that have adapted to the flexible workspace model in recent years.

As the way people work continues to evolve, the traditional office space has no chance in the face of today's more flexible workspaces.

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Topics: Gather, Coworking, Office Space, Gather Blog, Working From Home, Flexible Workspace

Content Creators are on the rise. See how Gather accommodates the new creator economy.

Posted by Gather on Sep 26, 2022 11:48:04 AM

If you're like most people, when you think of a content creator you think of your favorite influencer, a sponsored post, or a video that went viral.

According to Devrix it is estimated that more than 50 million people think of themselves as content creators. While most of them consider themselves amateurs, more than 2 million have made content creation their full time job and primary source of income.

And according to Yahoo the creator economy has grown to a staggering market size of over $104.2 billion and is increasing at a steady pace!

Who are these millions of content creators? They are podcasters, video creators, musicians, visual artists, writers and journalists, and gaming creators. If you create content of any sort consider yourself a content creator!

Along with this explosion of content creators have come spaces for these creative people to have a sense of community that supports their ideas and helps them reach their audience and make a sustainable living. These spaces are both digital and physical.

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Topics: Coworking, Flexible Workspace, Shared Office Space, Coworking Amenities, Workspace Solutions

Gather accommodates Virginia's regional business traveler

Posted by Gather on Aug 23, 2022 1:27:04 PM

Those of you who have traveled lately may have noticed how busy the airports and highways are. According to travel management company TripActions, business travel bookings for the first quarter of 2022 outpaced more than half of all bookings for 2021, with an 875% increase from March 2021 to March 2022.  Travelers are also booking what are known as "bleisure" stays—that is business trips combined with a few extra days of leisure.

However, natural challenges arise for the frequent business traveler who seeks a productive work environment. During the pandemic, the hotel industry did a great job of pivoting to offer day use of their rooms as private, on demand offices, but that’s problematic going forward.

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Topics: Coworking, Flexible Workspace, Shared Office Space, Coworking Amenities, Workspace Solutions

Member Spotlight: Meet Brian Barry

Posted by Gather on Jul 18, 2022 6:22:20 PM

At Gather we value personal connections and work to know at least one thing about each community member. Now it’s your chance to learn more about one member in particular: Brian Barry, President of F. Curtis Barry & Company.

 

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Topics: Gather, Coworking, Office Space, Shared Space, Flexible Workspace