What is Coworking or Shared Office? Is it Official?
In May 2018, the Associated Press Stylebook officially removed the hyphenated version of “co-working” and changed it to “coworking”. A decade’s wait is finally over as this change was requested by industry officials, coworking supporters, landlords and partners across the globe.
Associated Press Stylebook, which is used as a writing and editing reference for publishers worldwide, finally removed the hyphenated version of ‘co-working’ and changed to ‘coworking’ in its 2018 edition:
Industry activists including Alex Hillman of Indy Hall (2008), Carsten Foertsch of Deskmag (2011), Ramon Suarez (2015), and many others, have been campaigning for this change, for more than a decade.
BHIVE Coworking as a brand utilised a mixture of “co-working” and “coworking” across its own website and social media content. Going forward we plan to use the word uniformly across all mediums.
Coworking is a business services provision model that involves individuals working independently or collaboratively in shared office space. It has emerged as a flexible solution to traditional office space solutions like furnished office, business centers, warm shell and empty buildings with long term leases.
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