Traveling workers and digital nomads need coworking spaces that complement their lifestyle in order to ease their constant transition between work and travel and manage their time at maximum efficiency. But, finding a suitable shared workspace while on the road can be challenging. Benefits of Working in a Coworking Space Working in a coworking space … Continued
More than a decade ago, a group of researchers tasked themselves with studying how and why people thrive at work. They found that employees who use a coworking model — or a communal and collaborative facility where workers rent space and have access to certain amenities — reported levels of thriving that average 6 on … Continued
Where we work is as important as what we do while we’re working. Where do you work? Is your workspace future-proof?
At Work In Progress, we know how important it is to have a quiet, professional space where you can focus and get work done. Whether you’ve been working from home and things have gotten chaotic with your kids running around, you plan on traveling to Las Vegas and need a workspace for a few days, … Continued
The days of traditional office spaces and cubicles are steadily being taken over by a relatively new concept: coworking spaces. Coworking describes sharing and using a professional environment with professionals from different backgrounds, companies, and businesses. It’s essentially one big office space with all sorts of amenities and features that working professionals can use for … Continued
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
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
Freelancing has grown steadily over the years as a career option. In 2014, around 53 million professionals worked as self-employed contractors. By 2020, that number had jumped to 59 million — an 11.3% increase during the past six years. Trends show that freelancing will continue to increase in the years ahead thanks to the growing … Continued
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
We know there are a ton of people who work from home in Las Vegas. It’s 2020, the remote workplace is exploding as internet speeds increase and mobile connectivity expands. More and more jobs are offering work from home (WFH) days or even work from home full-time positions. It’s the wave of the future. Below … Continued
Photo by Bonnie Kittle on Unsplash Since the existence of cafes, working from cafes has been a thing. Writers like T.S. Elliot, Earnest Hemmingway, and Gertrude Stein praised coffee shops as a fantastic place to write. You’ve inevitably come across individuals in cafes working diligently at their laptops, sipping caffeinated beverages. But why do coffee … Continued
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
We might be biased, but we happen to think there are more pros than cons when it comes to coworking… but let’s review, shall we?
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
Coworking spaces are complete office spaces rented on an as-needed basis with all the amenities of a typical office — without the hassle of dealing with the upkeep and supplies. All you need to do is just bring your laptop and ideas and get down to business. Coworking in Las Vegas is a great idea. … Continued
Helping our frontline medical workers should be a priority for everyone right now during the pandemic. We’re trying to do our part.
Some of the biggest tech companies in the world were founded during the 2008 Great Recession, does that mean it’s time to start yours?
Friends of Work in Progress, At Work in Progress, like almost everyone, we are modifying operations due to COVID-19. Starting immediately, our front door will remain locked to visitors for the next couple of weeks. If you have an event currently scheduled and have any concerns about holding your event, please contact us to discuss … Continued
A WeWork space in the Upper West Side of New York City closed unexpectedly, leaving 100 people without a workspace, according to a New York news website. According to the article, they were given no warning and had to find a new place to work in only a few days. WeWork acquired the coworking space … Continued
Last year was interesting around Work in Progress! We had a great time hosting a wide variety of events in downtown Las Vegas, from dog parties, yes dog parties, to “thuggish ruggish bone” DJ listening parties. We thought it was unique to see Work in Progress used for so many different occasions and purposes. Here’s … Continued
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
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
WeWork locations near you may soon shut down for good. 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 … Continued
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