Category Archives: General

coLab Bingo: The Fun Coworking Themed Game You Never Knew You Wanted

At coLab, we’re serious about work, but we’re also serious about fun. (How serious? It’s one of our five Core Values.) Having fun while you work is something we prize quite dearly, and something that we want to encourage all of our members to do. That fun could take a variety of different forms – […]

“Remote Workers are Slackers” and Other Bogus Beliefs that Keep Old-School Companies Stuck in the Past

The economy is undergoing a massive change, with skilled professionals increasingly leaving salaried positions to instead go their own way by freelancing, working remotely, or building a new startup. And while this shift is a boon for those who love their freedom and have awesome ideas they want to make realities, a lot of more […]

Eating Crow: How to Recover When You’ve Completely Dropped the Ball on a Client

    Okay, so the worst thing that could happen just happened. The dog ate your annual report. The marketing campaign that was supposed to launch today has been ground to a halt thanks to a little piece of mangled code. You missed a client meeting. “This is bad,” you’re thinking. “This is really bad. […]

Side Hustle to Only Hustle: How to Ditch Your ‘Clark Kent’ Job

  So you’ve got this big, bold dream, a shiny new idea for a business that combines a valuable skill you just so happen to have with a passion that burns bright in your heart. But there’s just one problem, one thing standing between you & your new business: A day job. There’s no shame […]

Digital Nomadism: When Your Entire Life is One Long Vacation

Vacations: Even the most dedicated workaholic enjoys them. But the one thing about vacations that isn’t so much fun? Is that they always end. Unless, of course, you’re a digital nomad. For digital nomads, the secret to fulfillment is living their entire lives like it’s one long vacation. Sure, there are times when the work […]