Start Up Stories: Brexit not stopping Manchester Investment

by Steve Upham : altspace Coworking Office It's been over a year now since the vote for the UK to leave the  European Union and it feels like a suitable time to gauge the business mood.  Manchester Digital in association with the Startup Factory hosted a panel debate on 8th Sept to discuss how Brexit … Continue reading Start Up Stories: Brexit not stopping Manchester Investment

Summer Startup Camp 2 : Business Strategy

Following a productive period of creative thinking you should hopefully have a business idea or two that you can further investigate. The real hard work starts now as you plan your business strategy covering areas such as your business structure, company name, funding and lots of research into your market. This week we'll cover some … Continue reading Summer Startup Camp 2 : Business Strategy

Startup School : Think of a business idea this Summer

Post by Steve Upham, altspace Coworking Office, Altrincham The Summer is a great time to take some holiday, get out of your routine and put some thought into your business plans. If you are considering freelancing or starting up your own concern it can be a valuable chance to get some inspiration, research an idea … Continue reading Startup School : Think of a business idea this Summer

Guest Blog with Habu Spaces on altspace’s first year

Habu kindly asked me to write an article on the challenges of starting up a coworking space.  Here's the piece..... Coworking Lessons: Setting up a new space Since deciding to launch a community-based coworking space two years ago, I’ve had the opportunity to travel to a number of cities, visit some amazing venues and meet … Continue reading Guest Blog with Habu Spaces on altspace’s first year