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May the Knowledge be with you….the Network is strong with you…

Posted on February 19, 2016 by Marcos Schwartz in Community, Coworking, Coworking Trends

Business networks allow small businesses to compete and innovate in dynamic environments. These networks give access to new knowledge and experiences, which are not available in a small organization. This exchange occurs in the "BA" which is a virtual place where knowledge is transferred, as an open system where there are exchanges of knowledge in both directions. What are the networks that my company is involved? What are the core? What knowledge are exchanged ?. My personal and local network… Read More »


Posted on August 7, 2015 by Marcos Schwartz in Beginnings, Coworking, Coworking Trends

We often talk about pivoting in Coworking. If something isn’t working or feeling right, you have to make some moves. We recently had to pivot at GCUC. We were so excited to bring GCUC to South America that we set a very aggressive date. We eagerly went off in search of the perfect venue! We had a few options that we really liked but they either weren’t available or fell through. The clock was ticking and we had to make… Read More »

GCUC (It’s Pronounced Juicy) Is Coming To South America!

Posted on August 1, 2015 by Marcos Schwartz in Coworking

In Lisbon, by the time I attended the Coworking Europe Conference in last November, I used to have breakfast every other bakery. Every one was an amazing surprise. Actually I decided to use Airbnb. Beside paying less, every time is an opportunity to make new friends from everywhere - hard to do at hotels - and try new “pasteis de belem” a portuguese delicacy, at different bakeries each day. In one morning, I chose the bakery beside “Cinema São Jorge”… Read More »