We take a look at some of the most common misconceptions made about coworking offices. We also look at five alternative uses for the shared office space, and why coworking offices like Areaworks' are certainly more than just a desk.

We take a look at what makes coworking offices so beneficial for businesses in their infancy, and how they can help combat those common hurdles of growing a business from the ground up.

Chequered flags at the ready people, Areaworks Colindale is almost all set to launch!

Meet the lovely Hetty, the founder of CreatHers, a company that hosts career and entrepreneurial networking events for female creatives.

Understanding the negatives as well as the positives about working in a coworking office is vital for progression, success and longevity. That’s why we want to draw attention to the top four challenges we have come across when it comes to coworking spaces, and how we have worked to overcome them.

We take a look at the not-so-secret list of secrets on how to earn more while living on less!

We reflect on the past 12 months and look at the growing coworking space trends that are set to be huge in 2019. So, if you’re not part of a coworking community yet, you may want to stick around to see why 2019 may be the best year to start!

This article takes a look at the world’s third best-selling drink, after water and tea (one of which is a major ingredient of coffee so shouldn’t really count), to see what your coffee choices say about you!

As 2019 is fast approaching, we decided to take a look back at some of our most memorable social events that took place in Areaworks Hoxton this year.

Meet Tom, Head of Growth at co-hire, a simple way for startups to start direct conversations with world-class technical people who are looking for work.

Collaboration of freelancers in one of our coworking offices

Coworking is so important to so many people as it allows you to become part of something, to belong to a community.

Hold the hustle – find out the truth about productivity. From productivity apps to tips from Jobs and Oprah and Musk. This is the new age, and we are here to show you how to enjoy your work to increase productivity.

Let us introduce to you our friends and founders of ‘Food Drop’ Miranda and Everest. This dynamic duo know a thing or two about hard work, graduating University of Bath and coming straight London to work full-time on their vision.

Put your hand up if you've ever rushed to meet a deadline! We've put together a few practical tips that may help solve this issue and have you well on the way to a more efficient workday.


We explore how you can help yourself by knowing what physical features in a coworking space to look out for, in order to get the most out of each day for you and your team.


The key to a harmonious and cooperative shared office is not only understanding that everyone works differently, but also knowing how you can still get the most out of your professional relationships, whether you’re loud, quiet or one to work on your own.

Meet Roos, a choir director who is running a choir, “All the Voices” from our Areaworks Manor House space.

It’s no secret that showing gratitude is good for you. Despite this fact, in today’s fast paced society, we can find it hard to get into this positive mental space. Taking five minutes out of a hectic day to practice gratitude can make us more productive, happier and successful.

Every third Wednesday of the month we are hosting the amazing Arena Sessions in the very cozy setting of our Manor House space.

Whether you're trying to provide more autonomy for your team, or simply want to benefit from a more cost-effective work environment, check out our tips for finding the best coworking spaces in London that will see your team getting the most out of every work day.

Those who work to a beat get their tasks completed quicker than those who don't. No surprise really when you compare this to working to the sound of keyboards clicking and the occasional clear of the throat - more than enough to dull anyone’s productivity!

How to cope on your first few days in a coworking office

These days, a remote worker could be in a cafe, on a beach on the other side of the world or even close by in a nearby coworking space. The possibilities only being limited by, in most cases, the need for a laptop and a good internet connection.

Meet Tili, our lovely Falun Gong teacher, who generously comes to our Hoxton space on Wednesday evenings to teach a class to our members and the public.

Coworking has come a long way from the first few desks plonked in a mates building. Aside from providing services like printing, free coffee and comfortable seats, coworking spaces all over the world are creating environments in which people can work, socialise and become part of a community.

In our next Spotlight post we are shining the spotlight on our areaworker Mike Scott, a newbie to our Hoxton coworking space. The friendly Aussie talks to us about his startup and how coworking has helped him grow.

We took National work-life week seriously here at Areaworks!

Coworking Office Space - London

We've delved into what really keeps coworking at the heart of business in 2018.

As part of our 'Friends of Areaworks' series, we sat down with The Dictionary Hostel to find out more about their story.

Are You a Team Player Or The Office Slob in Your Coworking Space? Read our top tips on how to be the best coworking member around!