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Getting the Most out of Mentorship

Mentorship from the right person is valuable at every phase of your business. If you’re wise, you’ll never “outgrow” your need for mentorship. You’ll just graduate to different mentors. Of course, an entrepreneur that doesn’t use mentorship effectively never benefits, no matter how great the mentor. As long as you’re going to take the time … Continued

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WeWork Ends 2019 With Fewer Renters

According to The Information and Vox, WeWork’s occupancy rate is down to 79 percent in the third quarter of 2019. That is down from 84 percent in 2018. The occupancy rate indicates how full WeWork locations are. If every desk at every location was filled, then they would be at 100% occupancy. The lower occupancy … Continued

How to Find an Office Space

How to Find an Office Space You’ll Love

In the U.S. and around the world, the freelance workforce is expanding. More and more people are taking advantage of jobs that let them work from their homes, coffee shops, or anywhere else they like. According to a report by the Freelancer’s Union and Upwork, ten million more people are freelancing in 2019 than just … Continued

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Working Out of Coffee Shops – The Cheapest Option?

You know the startup life isn’t for everyone. Though the road ahead has plenty of bumps and twists, you’re ready to take that big step, make a real commitment, and start running your own business. Odds are, you don’t have a bunch of extra money to invest in your startup. Being conscious of your budget while … Continued

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Top New Year’s Resolutions for Remote Workers

Working remotely comes with plenty of benefits, but even the best remote job has room for improvement. The start of a new year is a prime time to commit to making changes, so if you’re a remote worker, now’s the time to think about what you could be doing differently. These are some of the … Continued

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Why Coworking Is the Shiz

About a third of the workforce today is freelance – that’s about 55 million people working freelance in 2016 according to Upwork. Now, think about all the solo entrepreneurs, the small businesses, and the startups just getting their feet under them, and you’re going to figure in around another 27 million people. With so many … Continued

Outside Workspace

The Work Space of the Future

Our work environments are evolving at an ever-increasing pace. With the rise of technology and internet speeds being faster and more available than ever, a whole generation of workers are able to work from pretty much anywhere. Workspace is defined as the place where you decide to do get done your work-related tasks. Here are … Continued

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Tips For Starting a Home-Based Business in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a great place to start a company. There’s a supportive tech scene, a variety of industry leaders always on the lookout for up and coming talent, and better than average tax advantages. Cost of living is also super startup-friendly, meaning you can invest more of your profits into growth and less into … Continued

WeWork Las Vegas News

WeWork May Close 100+ Locations

CNBC reported this week that WeWork may be closing as many as 100 locations worldwide as they try to recover from their recent near bankruptcy. According to CNBC, they are reevaluating as many as 100 leases around the world and deciding which locations they will close. WeWork has not officially announced that they are closing … Continued

Coworking gives you exactly the amount of office you need

What Are the Pros and Cons of Coworking?

The popularity of coworking spaces is on the rise, and there are people and companies around the world shifting to open office environments. There’s a lot to like about coworking. Coworking comes in a lot of flavors, so it’s difficult to make blanket statements about the coworking world as a whole. Even if you don’t care … Continued

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What is office sharing?

Office sharing is a relatively new term floating around the ether that primarily applies to coworking spaces. The idea of office sharing is that you probably don’t need a dedicated desk 24/7, so you save on rents by sharing that same space with a number of other people. It allows you as the rentee to … Continued

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How to Host a Business Event That’s Actually Worth the Effort

Hosting a business event is one of the most effective ways to build powerful relationships with the people in your audience. When organizing and running your event, you’ll get a better return if you’re fully invested. Put forth the effort to do things well. Whether you’re aiming for a top-notch event or just trying to … Continued

The Best Las Vegas Neighborhoods to Work In

If you’re making the move to Las Vegas to launch your startup or freelance career, chances are you’ve already scouted ahead for the prime business location. Whether you’re looking to rent a commercial venue, join a coworking space, or rent a private office space, the city has a lot to offer when it comes to … Continued

Coworking on a Laptop in Las Vegas

4 Tips for New Las Vegas Entrepreneurs

Starting a business in Las Vegas? You’ve come to the right place!  According to a 2017 report from the Kauffman Index, Vegas was listed as one of five U.S. metro areas with the highest startup activity. Thanks to recent revitalization efforts, low taxes, and a decent cost of living, the city has quickly become a … Continued

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$5 Coworking on August 9 for International Coworking Day

International Coworking Day is August 9, and we’re celebrating by opening our space up to all new members for only $5! It’s like Christmas for us coworking people. New members: Join us for $5! We are offering $5 coworking on International Coworking Day for new members who want to try out our shared workspace. Coffee, … Continued

How We Work in Las Vegas

How We Work in Las Vegas

Wondering if Work in Progress or coworking in general is right for you? Here’s a quick rundown of how we work in Las Vegas. We work with free coffee and filtered water. Drinks plus snacks! All our members have access to free coffee, filtered water, ice, and a snack cabinet. We make the coffee from … Continued

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How to Find an Affordable Event Venue in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a popular destination for business travelers, and there’s always some kind of conference or convention happening somewhere in the city. You’d think finding an event venue for your own use would be easy, wouldn’t you? If you’re putting together a small to a mid-sized event in Las Vegas, finding an affordable space … Continued

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Pitch Night Success Story – Gyrokinetics

After our first Pitch Night of the year on April 9, we are proud to say that it was a success! Everyone who pitched did a great job, and after pitches were heard, the networking portion of the evening was abuzz with excitement. Work in Progress has received confirmation that one of the entrepreneurs who … Continued

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March Madness 2018 Brackets

The 2018 NCAA Tournament is here, and that mean it’s time for the Work in Progress March Madness Bracket! It’s $5 per bracket submission, and the most accurate bracket wins a cash prize. The more entries, the bigger the prize. Anyone can enter, and everyone who submits a bracket is invited to the Championship Game … Continued

The 2018 WIP Office Olympics

The 2018 WIP Office Olympic Games Start February 12

In honor of the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games, we’re having our own WIP Office Olympic Games next week to get in the Olympian spirit! Throughout the week, members are invited (and strongly encouraged) to compete in a series of Olympic challenges. On Friday, WIP tenants and friends come together for a midday party where … Continued

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Mentor Hours Are Back in January 2018!

If you resolved to get your business together in 2018, Work in Progress is offering the tools and resources to help. Back by popular demand, WIP is offering free mentor hours to active members! One-on-one mentorship sessions last for 30 minutes and are available with mentors in a variety of industries and specialties. Different mentors … Continued

Walls360 & CES Party

Wall360’s 2018 CES Party Comes to WIP 1/11

The 7th Annual Walls360 Las Vegas CES Party comes to Work in Progress on Thursday, January 11 for an evening of networking, art, music, and technology. Walls360 has quite the evening planned for us. From 4 PM until 7 PM, share some joy at the Coloring Party with Best Buddies Nevada. Best Buddies is a … Continued

Las Vegas Bloggers Meetup Group

The Las Vegas Bloggers Meetup Comes to WIP on January 9

Work in Progress is happy to welcome the Las Vegas Bloggers to our downtown coworking space. Their upcoming Meetup is scheduled from 6:30 PM through 8:30 PM on Tuesday, January 9, 2o18 to talk about Creating Killer Content & How to Monetize It – The Yin and Yang of Blogging 2018. About the Las Vegas Bloggers … Continued

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What’s there to eat around here?

There are a ton of great food options around our office, and they’re constantly changing. Here’s a list of our classic staples for DTLV: Walking Distance: Evel Pie – Slice and a beer for $5. The Market – That little corner store has the best chicken salad sandwich we’ve ever had. Cous Cous – Walk up … Continued

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WIP Membership Perks

Business

  • Super fast WiFi
  • Receptionist
  • One-on-one mentorship
  • Mail services
  • Black and white printing

Comforts

  • Coffee, tea, and purified water
  • Community events
  • Two kitchen areas
  • Lounge and common spaces
  • Ping pong
  • Lending library

Spaces

  • Private meeting rooms with A/V
  • Private phone rooms
  • Event spaces
  • Unique coworking areas
  • Team spaces

*Fees and availability may apply based on location and membership type.