After learning NYC’s coworking spot The Yard would be opening a new location next month in Herald Square, I asked Andy Smith, Director of The Yard, what factors freelancers and solopreneurs should consider when choosing where to set up shop temporarily.
It’s no secret that the concept of traditional office as we know it is shifting. Perhaps the biggest change is the lack of need for any physical office space at all. Though many companies still swear by the benefits of brick-and-mortar workspaces, the modern workforce is experiencing a location independence revolution, and I, for one, am all for it.
The State Of Coworking in 2015
Coworking is on the rise, and for good reason–it’s estimated that 40% of the workforce will be made up of freelancers, solopreneurs, and independent contractors by 2020.