woman sitting in an ergonomic office chair

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Nora Hayes. Comfortable seating is vital for anyone with a desk-bound job, whether it’s at the workplace or home office. Uncomfortable chairs are not only bad for your health, but they can also affect performance and productivity. Fortunately, ergonomic office furniture is the…

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business man working outside at a coworking space

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Mark Houghton. Even if your business is a solo entrepreneurship sharing a coworking space, you must stay compliant with state and local laws. The costs of non-compliance include fines, penalties, and reputational damage. Here are important tips for managing compliance in a small…

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woman wearing virtual glasses

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Keith Coppersmith. While we can’t predict the future, we can analyze existing trends and make educated guesses about it. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us all to adapt, and some of these adaptations are likely to continue throughout 2021 (because the pandemic isn’t…

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men at desk writing on shift schedule

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Keith Coppersmith. When you think of a typical workday, you probably imagine hours filled with meaningful, superbly relevant activities that will define the success of the business in question. The reality is quite different, since research has shown that most people waste over…

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business man at a coworking space

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Laurence Weekley. In an ideal world, no one would try to take advantage of your business, but the harsh reality is even the people you think you can trust the most can let you down and steal from your business. In this post,…

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man working in coworking space

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Beau Christian. Starting a business, or growing an existing small business, requires having the inventory on hand to meet customer demand. Yet balancing that stock to align to your existing shipping capabilities is not an easy process. Even running a small product-based business…

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woman on a video call working from home

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Nooria Khan. The number of regular work-from-home employees has grown by 173% in the last 15 years, which is around 11% faster than the rest of the workforce. The pandemic has surely marked the end of regular 9 to 5 for many companies…

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happy woman at a coworking space

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog. Corporate culture matters — it sets the behaviors and attitudes of an organization. A strong corporate culture will bring aligned values and beliefs. This — backed by strong business strategy — helps staff feel valued and increases engagement and productivity. Cultural conventions can ensure employees…

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musicians on a sidewalk

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Mirela Mohan. As the coronavirus changed the way we live and work, it has become increasingly essential for Americans to carry out their professional lives in a climate of flexibility that allows work from home, the office, or even a coworking space. While…

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woman at a coworking space

This is a guest post for the MELD Coworking blog written by Elsie Cook. Coworking spaces are more common today than ever before. They are good choices for startup companies and the self-employed. They also can be useful for larger companies that want to reduce costs and network with other professionals.  One of the best…

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