Coworking spaces are awful but important

Our current measuring stick for coworking spaces (and startups) is wrong. When you try to measure them like any other business, it's hard to explain their importance to anyone outside our community. Instead, we should measure the economic footprint of coworking spaces as the sum of their member companies. Read More

And, since y'all seem to love pictures of me so much, I'm sending this one to you again. Not because Dana and I don't have plenty of pictures (👋🏼 Dana!) but because I could use two beers, like, right now. 💁🏻‍♂️



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