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Coworking Spaces of Detroit Featuring Bamboo and WeWork

On this week's edition of StartupNation Radio, Jeff talks with three guests on an essential of entrepreneurship: office space. These guests prove that their companies, Bamboo and WeWork, provide not just office space, but shared, coworking space and a sense of community. First up is Amanda Lewan, co-founder of Detroit's largest coworking space, Bamboo Detroit....
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4 Cash Flow Leaks That Are Keeping Your Startup Broke

Cash flow can make or break a business. According to research, 82 percent of businesses fail because of cash flow problems. In other words, there’s more money going out than coming in. Since we’re in the middle of tax season, now is a good time to see where you may have some cash flow leaks....
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9 Things to Consider When Choosing a Coworking Space

The total coworking market currently stands at around $20.05 billion, with the largest markets in the U.S., UK and Australia, according to Instant Offices research. With shared space growing in popularity and more businesses searching for ways to reduce costs, improve productivity and remain agile as they grow, large emerging markets are also mounting in countries...
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4 Ways Your Business Can Improve by Joining a Coworking Space

Coworking spaces are all the rage these days. Just go to any major city and you can find a coworking space in every neighborhood. From small spaces above coffee shops to massive international chains, there is certainly no lack when it comes to a startup finding some office space. This begs the question, are coworking spaces...
Co-working
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Coworking the American Dream

The path from coffee shop to office tower has many intermediate stops, which are often coworking spaces. These are places where people share offices until they become large enough to go out on their own. They come in many different forms, and knowing the difference can help you save time when you research alternative spaces. Shared...
Forming a business
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4 Tips to Keep in Mind When Forming a Business

As new business opportunities continue to grow, the decision to start a small business is becoming more popular. Forming a business can often seem to be a confusing process and includes items such as selecting a name, having the finances to invest in your business and the possibility of obtaining an office space that is welcoming...
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Co-Working Space: What to Avoid at Your Startup

In Microsoft’s video series, “The Changing World of Work”, Philip Ross, CEO of Unwork, says, “I go around too many organizational buildings where it feels like a morgue. There is no energy, no pulse. You can hardly see people. So how on earth do you expect energy, innovation, new ideas and innovation to happen? Half...
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Turn Your Conference Room into a War Room

If you have a startup with a small office, dedicated conference rooms don't cut it. You can try to make your space feel bigger than it actually is, but when it comes to getting work done, you need to make every square foot count. That means your conference room has to double as a war...
Moving Offices
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Relocation: The Startup’s Guide to Moving Offices

There will come a time in every successful startup's journey when you outgrow your current office space. Time to celebrate! Your success has led to growth, which has led to a bigger team and now you need a bigger office. Relocation and moving offices can be a stressful experience, and not planning could affect your bottom...
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Does Your Office Make Employees Want to Go to Work?

Some companies like Google and Facebook come to mind when you think of cool office spaces, but more and more companies are adding their own twists to the traditional workplace with cozy kitchens and complete gyms. These amenities help foster a unique company culture that builds close-knit teams and promotes healthy work-life balance no matter what the business does....
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Are You Ready For A Real Office?

Excuse me for forgetting where I read about this but my son was home sick with 103 fever, my dog has a bladder infection (don't even ask about the carpet in my office), and my family obviously thinks working at home means I have all the time in the world to chat. What I remembered...