A few months ago I attended a networking event here in my area. I wasn't sure who the speaker would be because it was a last minute decision to attend. Shortly after arriving, I discovered the speaker was the same speaker from another networking event. Honestly, I thought about leaving because I already knew what her presentation would be. Instead, I stayed in the hope that the presenter was present something different. Guess what? It was the same presentation. More noise. …Read More
If you are a business owner looking to develop a website, please read this before you do! In the last few months, I have heard many sad stories of entrepreneurs losing their domain names to web designers who refuse to turn them over. The domains names are being held for various reasons like demanding the client buy the name from them or just flat out refusing to let it go. These are business shenanigans that need to stop.Read More
If you've followed me for a while, then you know that I love all things Co-working related. Co-working is defined as the use of an office or work environment by people who are self-employed or work for different employers. The Charlotte area is home to several Co-working spaces, and they have been well received by small business owners who want to work in an innovative environment.
One of my goals for 2015 was to find a co-working space for me and my business. It took a while, but I did find an excellent space called Hygge (pronounced HYOOguh). Hygge means cozy, and I can honestly say the Hygge Co-working space that I call home is a cozy, friendly, creative environment. It’s a beautiful open space that encourages creativity and ideas.
Have you visited a Co-working space? If not, I think you should. Many spaces have free days or day passes that you can try. Co-working is not for everyone, but I do think everyone should try it at least once. You never know, you may fall in love with it just like I did. :-)