Top 5 Books for Freelancers

Top 5 Books for Freelancers

You’re great at your job. So great at it that you’ve struck out on your own as a freelancer. Does that mean you’re great at running a freelance business? Not necessarily. Before you run into trouble, get your business-owner game up to speed with some of our favorite books for freelancers. Essential Books For Freelancers Stay abreast of the best practices for freelancers or just find new ways to be productive with desk chair™ workspace’s…

Hot Desks (guest post by Rebecca Ellington)

Hot Desks (guest post by Rebecca Ellington)

As I spend more workdays at desk chair™ workspace, I have found the “spots” where I am most productive. Generally, these spots are in the Hot Desks membership What Are Hot Desks? Sitting at any open desk or any comfortable shared working area in the space, these desks offer the most flexible membership at desk chair workspace. This $250 per month membership allows Monday through Friday…

How to Start Freelancing

How to Start Freelancing

With its bustling technology and creative industries, Northern Colorado is a great home base for freelancers. It’s a big step to get a freelance career started, but desk chair™ workspace can help you establish yourself quickly. Learn how to start freelancing with support from your coworking space and support of its community. Whether you’re jumping into full-time freelance work or starting out with baby steps, desk chair workspace offers the best…

Desk Chair™ workspace Brings Molly Bloom for Fundraising Power Breakfast

Desk Chair™ workspace Brings Molly Bloom for Fundraising Power Breakfast

desk chair workspace and BizWest are collaborating to host Loveland native, Molly Bloom, for a motivational breakfast event on September 19. Starting at 7:30 a.m., attendees will enjoy breakfast catered by Five Tables Café while listening to Molly Bloom speak on Co-Working and Collaboration Proceeds from the Power Breakfast will benefit Project Self-Sufficiency. Molly Bloom is an inspirational keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and bestselling author of Molly’s Game. She is best known for her memoir, Molly’s Game,…

Loveland Building Converted into Shared Office Space

Loveland Building Converted into Shared Office Space

The iconic First National Bank building in Loveland at Cleveland and 4th Street has been a central part of historic Loveland’s architecture and landscape for nearly 90 years. In its latest incarnation, it’s home to desk chair™ workspace, shared office space, though that’s only the latest chapter in the building’s long and distinguished 90-year-history. Opening in 1928 as one of the most modern banks in Colorado at its time, the building was home to First National Bank for 35 years.…

Is There a Coworking Tax Deduction?

Is There a Coworking Tax Deduction?

Workers who rent a traditional office can claim it as a business expense, and home-office users may qualify for a deduction. Coworking locations are no different, and a coworking tax deduction is available for remote workers and digital nomads. While it’s important to consult a tax professional, in most cases your coworking membership fee is fully deductible as a business expense. Claim the deduction on your Schedule C, on line 20, “Rent,” just as you would claim the cost…

Eating at Five Tables Cafe (guest post by Rebecca Ellington)

Eating at Five Tables Cafe (guest post by Rebecca Ellington)

Every time I work from Desk Chair™ workspaces, I take my lunch break at Five Tables Cafe.  This cafe is one of my favorite spots in Northern Colorado, hands down.  Not only does the food exceed expectations, but the atmosphere is perfect to unwind after a long’s day work or a quick fuel boost during the workday. First stop: the grab ‘n’ go refrigerator. This is where you make the hardest decision as a cafe guest. Daily-made…

Why Offer a Coworking Stipend?

Why Offer a Coworking Stipend?

About 20-25 percent of the workforce works remotely regularly, according to Global Workplace Analysis. As that portion grows, so has requests from telecommuting workers for coworking stipends. Navigating the new remote-work status quo can be difficult for employers: Should you offer employees a coworking stipend? Just like every business is unique, all remote-working situations are, too. Before you start fielding requests from remote workers – or workers looking to move out of the office…

Working at desk chair™ (guest post by Rebecca Ellington)

Working at desk chair™ (guest post by Rebecca Ellington)

Working at desk chair™ workspace is just as you would imagine – open concept, great working areas, delicious food and dedicated staff members. My day started on the second floor in a room with six Hot Desks. Not only does the room’s enormous window showcase quaint downtown Loveland, it’s natural light took the place of the bright fluorescent lighting. As the day continued, desk chair™ members worked in peace and quiet while enjoying the former…

Groundworks Opens Loveland Workshop Space

Groundworks Opens Loveland Workshop Space

A lot of great companies begin in the garage: Amazon, Harley-Davidson and Apple got their leg up in a less-than-corporate setting. Is it time for your startup to make the leap to a more professional setting? Or has your hobby taken over your garage? Either way, desk chair™ workspace is ready for you to leave the garage and into brand-new Loveland workshop space. Groundworks gives Loveland makers the professional and affordable workshop space they need –…