Being lonely at work can have a negative impact on business in the long term. Coworking and flexible office spaces can bring a sense of community, connectivity, calmness and wellbeing as well as a more structured day. Loneliness and isolation seem like very personal, private problems, but they are much more than that. These are … Continue reading Feeling lonely & isolated at work – what could the solution be?
Eve Earley of Empowering Change has been delivering Vision Board Workshops quarterly since 2017. They began as an adjunct to her Artist Way groups – as many participants experienced great benefit from the collages they’d created while undertaking that process. What is a Vision Board? It’s a tool we use to anchor ourselves to an … Continue reading Vision Boards – let’s get clear about what we really want!
Tell us your signature story in our AskTheExpert series, share your passion and your expertise so we can go out there and tell others about how remarkable you are as the #go2pro! Suzanne Murdock cofounder of TheHubNewry coworking network and Eve Earley of Empowering Change launched the #AskTheExpert online circle in February 2020 combined with … Continue reading AskTheExpert series – what is it, learn how it can help promote your signature story!
This is what they all have in common: In the course of my work here in Ireland – I have met many changemakers, innovators and disrupters. Some famous – some unknown. Many are ordinary people living ordinary lives in extraordinary ways. The common denominator among those I have come to admire and respect, is that … Continue reading Changemakers, Innovators & Disruptors…what do they all have in common?
Remote working is so much more productive take it from someone who commuted to work an hour each way for years. An hour on a good day! Our coworking network was founded a decade ago and I really do realise now how lucky we are to be so brilliantly located for business and for life. … Continue reading Remote working, why is Newry the perfect location for business.
So what is the difference between collaboration, curation, and cooperation? – part of the #AskTheExpert series. Let’s ask an expert, Jesse Lyn Stoner, Founder of Seapoint Center for Collaborative Leadership! Collaboration is working together to create something new in support of a shared vision. The key points are that it is not through individual effort, something new … Continue reading Don’t go it alone – cooperation & supporting eachother.
Holistic therapies expert Conor Rooney – owner of WellConor talking all things wellbeing. Website Twitter @wellconor Facebook Insta @_wellconor_ Hashtags: #holistic #meditation #eft #hypnotherapy #wellbeing #holistictherapy Describe your expertise: Hello, I’m Conor. I’m a certified & experienced practitioner in Mindfulness, Hypnotherapy & EFT I take pride in helping you to nourish your happiness, find your calm and achieve your goals.
“Having to convince everybody that you do, in fact, have a real job?” With everything going on right now people will realise that just because your job might be home based or remotely based that you do actually do more than: Start your day at midday whilst still lying in your bed Take phone calls … Continue reading Finally they might believe that remote workers do actually work productively!
Applies to all small and medium sized businesses affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. ASSISTANCE CURRENTLY AVAILABLE: Business Support Grant Scheme A £10,000 grant available to all small businesses who are eligible for the Small business Rate Relief Scheme. A £25,000 grant to companies in the hospitality, tourism and retail sectors with a rateable value from … Continue reading COVID 19 – Assistance Available for Small & Medium Sized Business
COVID 19 – ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FOR SELF EMPLOYED AND FREELANCE WORKERS Applies to any individual who operates as a self-employed individual who is responsible for accounting for and paying their own tax. Typically, these workers do not operate out of a fixed business premises and therefore do not qualify for some of the relief measures … Continue reading COVID 19 – Assistance Available for Self-Employed and Freelance Workers
‘Maggie’s Coworking Cafe’ will be operated by ‘Belles’ from Saturday 1 February. Commenting on the forthcoming change, Suzanne Murdock the Co-Founder of Maggie’s said “We established Maggie’s as Northern Ireland’s first coworking café in March 2019 and it has been our privilege to work with our excellent team to serve the Newry business and wider … Continue reading Maggie’s Coworking Cafe Announcement
coworking hub (hŭb) n. The centre part of a wheel, fan, or propeller. A centre of activity or interest; a focal point: Hollywood is the hub of the US movie industry. The Hub Newry may not be anything to do with the US movie industry, but it certainly does have a star studded line up … Continue reading Hub Coworking – ‘The centre part of a wheel, fan, or propeller’
This week we are over in Poland attending the Coworking Europe Conference 2019. After the success of last year’s conference in Amsterdam, this year the conference is being held in Warsaw with over 600 delegates from Europe and other international countries from as far away as the US and India in attendance. The Irish delegation … Continue reading Coworking and what it means for Northern Ireland…
Coworking; how we finally delivered the workspace our residents needed! If we are totally honest we never set out to own and operate our own coworking space. As we have found from meeting many UK and European operators over the years the common theme is: “It just sort happened, we were self-employed, we realised that … Continue reading Coworking in Newry: a story of innovation!
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.
A good friend of The Hub Newry, Esther Lawson of IPA Solutions, has a home based business near Newry and has recently been exposed to a number of coworking locations across Northern Ireland (NI) and Scotland, here’s what she said regarding the outcomes, affects & motivations it’s had on her business. “Here’s my definition of … Continue reading Here’s what an NI, homebased freelancer said about the benefits coworking & shared office spaces have brought to her business!