Coworking is simply putting your pants on, grabbing your laptop, leaving the procrastination‐hole you call your home‐office behind and proceeding onward to a proactive environment. It's where you are encompassed by individuals, Wi‐Fi, and coffee. It's where you get propelled by the mere presence of efficiency and your social network is real! It’s teaching, learning, and sharing. In brief, it's where ideas go to grow and dreams go to become reality.
Coworking is a modern working style that first begun in Malaysia around 2010 - but only from 2016 onwards is the concept getting popular among local people and of course foreigners in Malaysia. It has been relentlessly developing in recent years with the amount of coworking spaces in Kuala Lumpur multiplying every single year. The shared workplace turned out to be alluring to work-at-home experts, self-employed entities, freelancers, and even conglomerates - Petronas has signed up for office spaces with Common Ground.
We lead hectic lives and there always seems to be insufficient hours in a day for us to strike the balance between work and personal life, particularly when you mull over the commute time that most of us face. In Singapore however, things are improving.
Golden Triangle of Jakarta or Segitiga Emas Jakarta is an area extending from Central Jakarta to South Jakarta. This imaginary area is enclosed within 3 main roads of Jakarta that form each side the triangle; Jalan Jenderal Sudirman/Thamrin, Jalan Gatot Subroto, and Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said/Kuningan. The Golden Triangle makes up the center of Jakarta and coincidentally also the main Central Business District (CBD) in the city. Aside from the skyscrapers and offices, the most prestigious shopping malls in Indonesia are also located within this area, making it the busiest region in the city and consequently also the most congested area in regards to the traffic. Discover everything you need to know as a professional working in Jakarta's Golden Triangle including the best dining options, fitness corners, bars, and other neat tips for ideal work-life balance!
It’s no secret anymore that this is an Asian century. Singapore is one of the emerging economic countries, attracting companies from all over the world to take advantage of its high productivity, skilled manpower, and booming infrastructure.
Hello, Founders! Are you a foreigner needing to set up an organization or expanding one in Malaysia to catch the ASEAN market? Use this post as a guideline so you can take advantage of Malaysia's potential as a key market hub in the region.
The proliferation of coworking spaces in Jakarta has inspired countless charming designs and features in an office space. These days it's getting harder to differentiate the workplace and home, considering all the things that you normally find in your living room can also be found in the common area of your coworking space, for instance, pool table, ping-pong table, and your favorite console, it's no surprise that some people linger in the office longer than you'd expect. Echoing my narrative above, is a friend of mine that recently updated her status on Facebook - "The problem with your office being too comfy, is that you find yourself firmly entrenched in it at 8 p.m. which becomes 10 p.m. which then becomes 12 a.m. and you realize several colleagues are also still here"
With such huge numbers of beautiful event spaces in Kuala Lumpur, it is difficult to limit your decisions to just a single one - the one where you will celebrate your birthday this year. Fortunately, we've done the legwork for you and arranged a rundown of some of the best venues that can provide the optimal scene for your upcoming party. It is surely will be a real treat for everybody.
It's has been a bullish year for coworking, serviced office, and flexible space alike in Indonesia. Closely trailing behind India, Australia, and the Chinese market, Indonesia presents one of the fastest growing and cheapest markets for flexible workspace in Asia averaging 16% growth (in 2018) and $285 per workstation. Presently, there are about 150 flexible space centres across the country, out of which, 75% are located in Jakarta. This growth is congruent with the rapid growth of tech startups in Indonesia as they continue to be one of the biggest occupiers of flexible spaces.
At the start of a new year, many of us consider new beginnings. Now that the holidays are soon to wind down and you’re going back to the daily grind, perhaps you may be feeling a bit sluggish at the office and getting bored with the normal routine. Instead of trying to jump ship to new location, why not look to an alternative workspace to reinvent yourself and your team at work? No matter what industry you are in, everyone can benefit from a change in environment, the easiest option, and one of the more cost-efficient are coworking spaces in Kuala Lumpur. They'll provide you with various options for wellness, amenities, and services to accommodate your business operation.
However, office moving is a daunting task, especially when you still must run a business on top of it. Yes, moving to a new place can be stressful as there are usually involving more people and documents, but it doesn’t have to be! Utilize this checklist to be considered for a smooth, stress-free move.