Know your flexible working rights (cheat sheet included) It will come as no surprise that this year has seen a huge shift in people working remotely. Slacks Future Forum research of 9,000 knowledge workers found the vast majority (88%) never want to go back to the old way of working. In this article, we will help…

Virtual Workspace As A Way To Adjust To New Normal Global pandemic and economic crisis continue to impact all business fields, including the hospitality sector. There is no sense to wait for the day when things will get back to “normal”. The new normal is already here and we need to adjust to it, one…

The top 5 UK startups to watch in 2021 Let’s address the elephant in the room straight away: when we say “UK Startups to watch in 2021”, we don’t mean Tesla, or Stripe. We mean early-stage, promising companies. Like us. Just kidding… Or not? Unsurprisingly, the UK startup industry is moving in 2021 in relatively…

Even for the most experienced marketeers and marketing teams, effective content marketing has become a very complex area that requires considerable time and resources. Both of which are often in short supply for start-ups and SMEs. Marketing professionals in modest size companies will often be running the entire Marcomms show on their own. And these…

Rethinking remote working post lockdown Following the advice to work from home, many of us have enjoyed our new remote working lifestyle during lockdown. No crowded and often sweaty commutes to work, no office small talk and perhaps you quite enjoy working in your pyjamas – I know I do. Unfortunately for many, this working…

Resilience in Lockdown by Anise Bullimore What is lockdown like for you? What are you finding challenging? Are there things helping you through? What are you learning? We are going through radical change to our way of life right now. None of us are having the 2020 we’d hoped for. Now, more than ever, we…

Finding a workspace in London by Maxene London  Phew! What a wild ride these last few weeks have been. On Wednesday 12th Feb 2020, my husband and I purchased flights to London for the following Wednesday. In between that time, my sister got married, we bought our suitcases (we very rarely travel), packed our bags (how do…

The idea seems crazy, I know. Launching a new business is a big gamble even during normal times. So you must be wondering: why on earth would I be launching a business during coronavirus? That’s the stupidest advice I’ve heard, and I have heard a lot of stupid advice these days. Wait. The idea sounds…

Virtual coworking in our online workspace The last few weeks have been interesting at Othership as we transitioned to virtual coworking and our online workspace. We share the story of how we went from a free workspace provider to also be the UK’s first virtual coworking start-up. How did it start? Necessity can so often…