There’s no *place* like *home* – why comfort and community matter when we work, learn, play & create

This post is my presentation at the Education Future Forum, 15 March 2013 There is no sense of ‘place’ that is greater than ‘home’. Hugh Mackay, in What makes us tick? Ten desires that drive us  says ‘My place’ is partly an anchor, partly a refuge, partly a stable point in a world that seems …

The global Hub movement: How the ‘Third Place’ creates a working, social and communal space with purpose #scilvision12

The Third Place refers to a coworking space that creates a rich community of creative businesses, non-profits and start-ups. They generally have a unique culture where opportunity and idea sharing takes place. The concept of the Third Place emerged from a combination of the home office, flexible hours and results oriented work. The concept of 'working from …