Author: jliao

Finding the Perfect Coworking Space

As coworking spaces become more popular, users will become spoilt for choice.  Here are a few points to consider before finding the perfect coworking Space. Remember, most coworking spaces will have a trial day, as they are just as interested in finding the right guests as you are in finding the right workplace. Culture: A coworking space is a catch-all name for a shared office; many people tend t...

[Partners of FutureWard Central] – Yuan Architects

[Partners of FutureWardCentral] – Yuan Architects (Atrium Space design) – We often get asked who designed our space? In typical startup fashion, much of it was poorly sketched out between myself and Dan over many Sunday afternoons at the coffeeshop. But as much as we wanted to do it all ourselves, we also knew the value of expertise from professionals, and relied on the experience of m...

Why are coworking spaces popular? And how are they different than business centres?

Why are coworking spaces popular? With the many success stories of today’s sharing economy, the benefits of collaborative consumption is evident. Maximising the use of a resource is imperative as our population continues to outgrow the space we have been given.  Companies like Uber optimise the use of private cars while Airbnb opens the door to unoccupied accommodation; the social acceptance...

[Partners of FutureWard Central] – SOFOS Design

[Partners of FutureWardCentral] – SOFOS Design Build (contractor liaison, private offices, reception desk, overall layout & CAD drafting) – We often get asked who designed our space? In typical startup fashion, much of it was poorly sketched out between myself and Dan over many Sunday afternoons at the coffeeshop. But as much as we wanted to do it all ourselves, we also knew the va...

[Partners of FutureWard Central] – 13 Studio

[Partners of FutureWardCentral] – 13 Design Studio (Kitchen, Lounge, Furniture) – We often get asked who designed our space? In typical startup fashion, much of it was poorly sketched out between myself and Dan over many Sunday afternoons at the coffeeshop. But as much as we wanted to do it all ourselves, we also knew the value of expertise from professionals, and relied on the experie...