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Unicorns, zebras, rhinos, camels and cockroaches – who’s who in the start-up zoo?
Is your company a unicorn, a zebra, or perhaps even a cockroach?
# 9 A day with Yasmina (Unicorn Workspaces)
“It’s not cool to spend your evenings and weekends constantly with your work laptop instead of making beautiful memories with family, friends or yourself.” - spend a day with Unicorns working student Yasmina.
Unconscious Bias Workshop: Misc x Unicorn
We participated in an Unconscious Bias workshop by misc. Find out more about our learnings in this article.
A guide to the working world: office, coworking, shared workspaces & hybrid workspaces
Same, same. But different!
Hybrid working: 5 questions for the architect Ralph Manthey
“It’s time to question our old ways and react flexibly to the various preferences and ways of working within the team”. Will hybrid working become the future of work? Architect Ralph Manthey gives us his insights on this new work strategy.
#8 A day with Oskar (Unicorn Workspaces)
“With a rapidly changing (digital) world, years of experience won’t cut it” – spend a day with Unicorn CTO Oskar.
Work with(out) purpose?
The purpose economy and purpose-driven companies — does work need to have a purpose?
“Everybody makes mistakes”: What Hannah Montana can teach us about leadership.
Psychological safety – a concept where happiness and productivity can go hand in hand?
Offices of the future: Hybrid working
Mandatory remote work is coming to an end. Will everyone return to the office, or will hybrid work take over the working world?
#7 A day with Gabriela (ndF - neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft)
“For an immediate co-worker, personal impressions and preferences are of course important, such as speed, precision, reliability and enthusiasm for our job.” - spend a day with ndF producer Gabriela.
7 elements of a good corporate identity
A holistic corporate identity is a must-have, especially in New Work environments. Below, you’ll find out which 7 elements are particularly of importance.
New Work at Unicorn
Our blog is all about New Work – yet what does New Work at Unicorn actually mean?
Implementing climate transformation together: the Climate Transformation Summit 2021 in review
Theresa Wenning from The Climate Choice gives us her inside view of the second Climate Transformation Summit held at Unicorn Moritzplatz.
#6 A day with Julia (Misc Berlin)
“I don’t like an extensive meeting culture, I’d rather discuss concrete measures in a short and sweet way and everything else can be clarified by mail” - spend a day with Misc Berlin founder Julia.
New Work and Female Leadership: 5 questions for Franziska Gerle
“I think the purpose of female leadership is getting rid of the term itself.” In the following interview, Franziska, Unicorn’s HR Manager, tells us why.
The Future of Workspace Design: Working in New Spaces with Dark Horse
Wondering how to plan your office of the future? Dark Horse has an innovative tool that can help: the “Office Builder Kit”.
What companies can do during Pride Month
June is Pride Month. Use this opportunity to show your support for diversity with more than just a rainbow flag on social media.
How ESG can shape your company and attract investors
OMG, WTH is ESG? Find out what the heck environmental social governance is right here.
#5 A day with Mati (Podigee)
“When you allow yourself an appropriate amount of breaks, you can permanently change your maximum performance." - spend a day with Podigee founder Mati.
New Work and Female Leadership: 5 questions for Johanna Engelhardt
“Farewell, old white men managers”– Johanna’s motto is one we can live by!
Achieving Climate Goals: The "Climate Transformation Summit" at Unicorn Moritzplatz (10.-11.06.2021)
With the central theme of “Implementing climate goals together and shaping climate transformation” the 2nd Online Climate Transformation Conference, organized by the Berlin climate tech startup THE CLIMATE CHOICE, will take place this year on the 10th and 11th of June.
Standing together & facing the pandemic: Unicorn’s Corona testing centers
Find out why we decided to open Corona testing centers in our workspaces – and why we’d love to close them.
#4 A Day with Sandra (univativ)
“A CV never tells everything about a person” - spend a day with univativ COO Sandra.
Biophilic workspace design: here’s why plants are the real office heroes
Green, good for us, glorious: plants are turning our workspaces into brighter and better places.
Start-up talk: of Unicorns and Zebras
Ok, Unicorn Zebraspaces was just a little April Fool’s joke. Yet what’s it all about, this talk of unicorns and zebras in start-up lingo?
Digital collaboration: Free software alternatives to enhance your New Work daily routine
Tools are indispensable in this era of digital collaboration – and many free tools are even setting the standard.
#3 A Day with Victor & Tom (VT-Verlag)
“Our advice for a good start to the day: a double espresso.” - spend a day with VT-Verlag founders Victor and Tom.
New Work & Female Leadership with Unicorn COO Inga Kayademir
As Women’s History Month draws to a close, we’re focusing our spotlight on our COO Inga Kayademir, who shares with us her experiences concerning female leadership.
Why New Work requires gender-inclusive language
March is Women’s History Month. A perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of impressive women, and to draw attention to the fact that we’ve still got quite a way to go.
For Night Owls and Early Birds: New Work and Flexible Working Time Models
Some night owls will never become early birds, and some early birds can’t be turned into night owls. That’s why New Work environments are embracing flexitime to keep both happy.
#2 A Day with Stella (Laori)
“Last year, I didn’t attend many digital networking events because I didn’t get that much out of them.” - spend a day with Laori founder and CEO Stella.
Workspace Design for the Future: Vitra’s Club Office
The office of the future – what will be its function? Vitra’s response is their newly developed «Club Office».
Design: 5 free tools that can replace your expensive software
Purchasing premium accounts isn’t always necessary. Many free tools can help you manage your daily New Work tasks without breaking the bank.
New Work teams up with Workspace Design: Where will we work in the future?
Not yet on the moon, but other exciting changes are currently taking place. In this series, we’ll check in with three companies who are revamping the traditional office in their own unique ways.
#1 A Day With Florian (Unicorn Workspaces)
“Somehow I still got jealous at the fancy offices of Google or Apple." - spend a day with Unicorn-CEO Florian.
A Guide to Effective Procrastination
Procrastination doesn’t always have to be a bad thing. In this blog we’ll share with you 6 strategies for procrastinating more effectively.
Working as a Team: The Right Way to Give and Receive Feedback
They come around again with every new year: employee evaluations. We’ll share strategies to help you correctly give feedback and make the most of the feedback you’ve been given.
Agile Work – What’s Behind the Buzzword of this New Work Method?
What exactly is ‘agile’ work? Can some of these approaches benefit your company?
The Joy of Organizing Your Workspace: Home & Office Edition
This one goes out to our New Year’s resolution: 7 strategies to improve your workspace.
Living Better, Working Better: Work-Life Balance vs. Work-Life Integration
Comparing work-life balance/work-life integration & how your company can implement these strategies.
How-to drive sustainability as a company
8 ways to become an innovative sustainable business
Branding Hacks for a Strong Brand
It’s something to consider, perhaps especially during the pandemic – what’s essential for the success of my business?
The New Work approach for Teams: Why soft skills have become the new hard skills
New Work is revolutionizing the work world – even HR. Find out how New Work approaches influence employee management.
10 Attributes of New Work
A primer to the New Work approach.
The Future of Work is Now (Part II)
How can we shape the future of work with new tools, new responsibilities and values?
5 Tips For How Every Business Can Grow With Storytelling
5 tips for corporate storytelling. As more than a product – unlock corporate growth.
The Future of Work is Now (Part 1)
In times of a pandemic: where are we heading? How do new work concepts look like?
Workspaces & COVID-19: Ten Simple Tricks that will help you adapt
10 simple and effective ways to keep your workspace safe during a pandemic.
The Subscription Economy: A New Model for Business Growth?
The Subscription Economy: key figures which impact company growth.
Shared Workspaces: The True Value of Flexibility
Flexibility and New Work: How shared workspaces may be the best option for your team.