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The power of SA proptech: Business opportunities that effect changeIWG Plc. catches up with Sean Godoy on the proptech status in SA 6 Aug 2019 Read more

Africa is championing the flexible workspace revolutionFranchise opportunities - Africa's economy will grow faster than any other continent's over the next five years and flexible working is a huge part of that future. 31 Jul 2019 Read more

IWG flexible working franchise a first for AfricaFlexible workspace provider, IWG plc this week announced plans for a large-scale rollout of its franchise offering for flexible workspaces in a further 14 countries in Africa. At the helm is Mo Nanabhay, who led the franchise start-up and successful launch of both the Pick n Pay and Sasol franchise concept in South Africa and Sub Saharan Africa. This, in an industry where the demand for flexible workspace is set to grow by 30% annually for the next five years according to Jones Lang Lasalle (JLL). 4 Jul 2019 Read more

5 signs you may be ready for a rebrandFrom Absa to the SABC and this week, John Deere SSA's rebranding - we often see the need for and impact of established brands choosing to differentiate themselves with a new brand name, visual identity, positioning and vision. Whether it's to escape the past, or to catapult a brand into the future, creating a corporate image that attracts and connects with your customer, is key. But how do you know whether you need a rebrand? 29 May 2019 Read more

'Businesses that fail to become agile will not survive,' says IWG CEO Mark DixonIn our increasingly complex world, flexible working is shown to retain staff and help boost the bottom line 27 May 2019 Read more

Flexible working hours to contribute $10tn to global economy by 2030
  • Flexible working will save businesses money, reduce costs and boost productivity, causing a ripple effect across entire economies
  • The US could see an economic boost of as much as $4.5tn annually
  • China could see the greatest gross value add (GVA) increase of 193%
  • A rise in flexible working also benefits individuals, set to save people 3.53 billion hours of commuting time by 2030 31 Oct 2018 Read more

  • When working from home is not all it's cut out to beAround the world, there are fewer woman entrepreneurs than males. Why do you think that is? Well, for many reasons really: motherhood, social expectations, religious customs, lack of opportunity, fear of failure and funding, to mention but a few. 16 Aug 2018 Read more

    The end of the traditional 9-5? New study finds 70% of us skip the office to work elsewhere
    IWG reveals the results of largest ever poll on flexible working attitudes - surveying over
    18,000 professionals from a range of different industries across 96 countries
     1 Jun 2018 Read more

    In the right environment, everyone is creativeScroll back if you can, to the office of the 1970s - 'working 9 to 5' was the norm and employee happiness had little or no bearing in a largely autonomous corporate environment. Today we know that the employee experience businesses create, could decide whether they keep or lose talent and profits. 29 May 2018 Read more

    IWG secures over 50m sq ft of office space as the 'workspace revolution' begins
    • Significant growth sees operator of leading workspace providers reach global milestone
    • IWG believes growth reflects a tipping point in global attitudes to workspace
     10 Apr 2018 Read more

    Consumer behaviour is shifting - Shouldn't your brand be too?The 9th Packaging Conference on consumer insights and packaging trends, hosted by Stratcom Branding, is coming to Johannesburg on 2 March 2018. 27 Feb 2018 Read more

    New Spaces brand brings iconic workspaces to economic hub of SandtonCreative workplace specialist Spaces is expanding its South African footprint with its prime location, Atrium on 5th, in Sandton, which opened in February 2018. 26 Feb 2018 Read more

    The world of work is changing - are you future-proof?The world of work is facing rapid change and savvy business owners will need to take notice if they want to survive, let alone grow. Leading global flexible workspace provider Regus commissioned research which shows a snapshot of the world of work today. The trends were indicative of a changing business landscape, with 51 percent of South Africans surveyed saying that avoiding fixed rentals that hamper the need to expand and contract rapidly, will be a main driver for flexible working in the future. 9 Feb 2018 Read more