Category: Community

GCUC Canada + IndieCon Toronto

  When we get together for GCUC, we tend to be people who are involved in the industry or movement of coworking. We tend to be space owners, service providers, researchers, or otherwise passionate leaders. What’s missing from these conferences are the many reasons we care so much about this coworking thing – the people who comprise these coworking communities, filling them with the culture and meaning that makes them special. This year at GCUC Canada, we’ll be bringing these two world together. We’ll be doing this by partnering with IndieCon, an unconference event in which independent workers share best practices, discuss common challenges, and form valuable bonds. IndieCon will be taking place… Read More

How GCUC Improved My Business

  In May of 2014 I’d been operating my coworking space for just under a year.  I was having some success but still had a lot of  challenges and was looking for tips and suggestions that could take my space to the next level.  In particular I was looking for ways to strengthen my community.  A friend suggested I check out GCUC in Kansas City so I packed my bag and flew to Missouri and boy was I glad I did! I can honestly say GCUC was one of the few conferences I have attended in my life where every presentation was relevant, actionable and honest – I listened as experienced space… Read More

Why is GCUC Canada so valuable?

  If you run a coworking space, you already know first-hand how beneficial networking can be to your business. At GCUC Canada, you’ll have the opportunity to meet hundreds of collaborative visionaries, share ideas and learn directly from your peers. Coworking enthusiasts are some of the smartest, most innovative people you will find around the globe, so this is truly a golden opportunity! We’ve got some of the biggest names in the industry joining us in September to launch conversations about running a successful space, partnering with external organizations and shaping the new work landscape. Our incredible line-up of speakers will inspire and empower by sharing their success stories, lessons, and experiences…. Read More