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Olga’s Gift to GPCW: The Power of Coworking

Today was one of the happiest and saddest days of our lives here at GPCW. One of our beloved members, Olga Vasik, a custom letterer whose talent is straight up bananas, said goodbye as she makes her way to Colorado. She left us with this stunning chalkboard gift. I think she liked it here. You [...]

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GPCW in The Queer Interior

The Queer Interior is a brand new online magazine whose mission is to to create dynamic editorial and art content celebrating queer impact in everyday objects, people, and interiors. We’re honored to be feature in this gorgeous and important new project. Check out all of Issue 1 here. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Tweet about [...]

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Loosecubes Love.

If you all haven’t heard of Loosecubes yet, you should get to know them because, well if you’re here visiting this blog, chances are you’re interested in coworking and they are your coworking super-guide. Loosecubes is a community marketplace for workspace. We connect people who have great workspace with people who need it. Not only [...]

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Carve for Farms

CARVE FOR FARMS A BENEFIT PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST AND FALL FOOD FEST SUPPORTING THE FARMS AND FARMERS DEVASTATED BY HURRICANE IRENE Sunday, October 23 The Warsaw 261 Driggs Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222 4pm-8pm / All Ages Suggested donation: $10 kids / $12 adults The Greenpoint-Williamsburg CSA (GWCSA), a local farm-share organization, will be hosting Carve [...]

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Flower Beds with Kate!

Big thanks to Kate from the North Brooklyn Compost Project!!! Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend

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Oh yeah, Sushi got composted.

Last night’s composting workshop was so much fun!!! And now we’re an office that makes less waste. HUGE thanks to the amazing Kate Zidar of the North Brooklyn Compost Project for making this happen! Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend

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How to Score Some Free Office Space.

What’s the hottest commodity in NYC? Space. You know it. We’re offering up a free community membership to the right person in the form of a space trade. That’s right–free office space with built in awesomeness. In exchange, you’ll commit to two/three days a week to cover the space, which really means you can do [...]

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Freelancer’s Rights Workshop

One of my main motivations in opening a space like GPCW has been making it easier for the self-employed to get the education and support we need. It’s been difficult for me, in the last seven years of working for myself, to consistently advocate, educate and discipline myself in the ways that are critical to [...]

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Small Business Owner? You gotta take this Branding workshop…

Do you own a small business or do you ever plan to? Then next week’s Branding for Small Biz workshop taught by GPCW member Katie Klencheski is a must. The workshop will focus on how small businesses and start-ups can establish strong brands through a holistic (aka budget friendly) approach. In the first half of [...]

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Things that happen:

A.) We were a part of this journalism piece on coworking by Julia Doran: B.) The screening at GPCW of Shelley Roger’s documentary, What’s Organic About Organic was a huge success. Special thanks to everyone who came, including special guest Erin Barnes of ioby (In Our Backyards) and Nicole Reed of Groundswell–who cooked up the [...]

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