Coworking is defined as the sharing of office space by (typically) self-employed, independent professionals who wish to work together in a communal, collaborative setting rather than the traditional employee-only office. Most coworking spaces now offer a variety of workspace options and membership plans to suit your business and your work habits including: -Private office spaces … Continue reading Would coworking work for you & why?
“An educated consumer is our best customer….” That was one of the most successful retail tag lines of all times. There are many coaches, accountants, marketers etc in our ever-expanding network – so how do you distinguish yourself? We believe the answer to that is #Education and #Service – and so Suzanne Murdock and Eve … Continue reading Brand New ‘Ask The Expert’ Online Circle Launches!
After founding and working within a coworking community for over 6 years I really do realise how lucky we are to be so brilliantly located both for business and for life! Having moved here from London myself nearly 10 years ago and not really knowing a sole I also appreciate how important (as much as possible) … Continue reading Coworking in Newry? We have you covered.
Being self-employed isn’t so much a job as a way of life, chances are you’ll be doing the work that you love but is it all a bed of roses and does it really bring continuity family life? Working for yourself clearly depends on your profession, your situation (where you’re based relative to home, family, … Continue reading Is being a self-employed with children as flexible as it says on the tin?
Life is one big juggling act, we all work in different ways. Some people manage a micro business others are freelancers, some are based in the office, some from home. Whatever your set-up we’ve nearly all experienced times of less productivity, distractions and guilt with our time management, struggling to get tasks completed or even … Continue reading Create your own agenda and make coworking work for you.
While we often focus on our personal relationships with friends & loved ones, we often fall short of realising how important the person down the corridor at work is.
Let’s get into “best practice” mode and have a look at the benefits of a mailbox / registered office address facility. One of our most popular services is our “Mailbox/ Registered Office Address Facility” and why is this? What are the benefits to my business? The use of The Hub Newry’s city centre location address most … Continue reading How can you benefit from a virtual office facility?
Working for yourself isn’t just another job it’s a way of life, chances are you’ll be doing the work that you love! The flexibility of self employment clearly depends on your profession, your situation (where you’re based relative to home, family, friends support network, ages of children, are you juggling childcare in the school holidays), in … Continue reading Is being a self-employed with young children as flexible as it sounds?
In our collaborative coworkingspace NI, we try our hardest to keep a check on happiness and wellbeing levels! Here’s our mental wellbeing pledge to our coworkers and visitors: “The Hub is determined to be a front runner in providing a successful and supportive coworkingspace in Newry. To do this, The Hub aims to raise the … Continue reading Health and Wellbeing – Supporting the mental wellbeing of members in our coworking spaces.
Running the perfect meeting isn’t always that simple……you need the right meeting rooms space! If you need to hold an important meeting but generally work from home, or you’re based in a small office not conveniently located, it’s a good idea to source and hire a professional meeting room space dedicated to business or communities. … Continue reading Running the perfect meeting requires the right meeting rooms!
Life is one big juggling act, we all work in different ways some people are based in the office, some from home. Whatever your set-up we’ve nearly all experienced times of unproductivity, distractions and guilt with our time management, struggling to get tasks completed or even started. Here are a few pointers on how to … Continue reading Productivity – Create Your Own Agenda And Manage Your Time In A Way That Works for You!
What does “networking” mean to you? Does it conjure up “wider community” be it business or wider community organisations or just bring sweaty palms & nerves? Just the word”networking” can put a lot of people off but really you’re just building your business community. It can benefit both your business and you as a person … Continue reading You’re Not Networking, You’re Growing Your Business Community
Benefits of a mailbox for your business? There are various business structures in today’s world including freelancers, new start-ups, small businesses & direct sellers. Some of these are home-based or of a mobile nature, or perhaps looking to expand into various locations but without needing a physical presence on the ground. All of these could give … Continue reading The Benefits of Using a “Registered Office Address & Mailbox Facility”
Useful NI & UK Business Websites: Ni business info Startacus Inc.com Intertrade Ireland Startup Nation WomenInBusiness InvestNI EnterpriseNI Federation of Small Business NI Chamber of Commerce Confederation of British Industry Rural Community Network Digital Circle Advice NI Young Enterprise Social Enterprise NI Local NI Business Skills / Partners: Website / Social Media / Search Engine … Continue reading Articles, Tips & Networking
Growing your business often doesn’t happen automatically by using social media & having an amazing website! You also need to get out and mingle and meet new faces to grow your network & then here’s……… 5 ways to use your network to grow your business Don’t forget that if you’d like to host your own … Continue reading MeetUps Happening Near You in NI!
Esther Lawson of IPA Solutions will guide you through all the basics points you need to know, and help you on your way to dominating Twitter and exploiting it for your business. Come along to The Hub Newry on Tuesday 4th August from 10am until 12 midday for a fun & information packed session. For … Continue reading Learn The Basics of Twitter for Business