Why lawyers matter: lessons in cowork real estate

Why lawyers matter: lessons in cowork real estate

by: Tricia Steele, President One of the most often repeated pieces of advice for entrepreneurs is to get a great attorney and accountant. Those that have seen the seedy underbelly of business know full well the devastating consequences that can come from a hastily...
A rainforest begins…

A rainforest begins…

For the past five years, we’ve experimented.  We benefitted from the tremendous investment made by Civitium to found 7hills Makerspace, and I went in on five buildings up on clocktower hill to test the real estate-as-startup-community notion.  If we just got...
Building a Rainforest

Building a Rainforest

It’s a good day to be thinking about rainforests, as flash floods happen in Northwest Georgia, and the rain beats steadily on the roof. The “Rainforest” has been on my mind a lot lately.  I’ve read a great book by that name, written by Victor W. Hwang and...
Economic Bicycles

Economic Bicycles

There’s a notion of “shared space” that’s really different from what we commonly associate with the term. Best conceived and articulated by Hans Monderman, an innovative European road traffic engineer, a shared space is the methodical reduction of roadway guidelines...
7 Advantages for Rome Startups

7 Advantages for Rome Startups

Choosing the right city for you and your business can be difficult. There are a lot of factors to consider, both personally and professionally. You want to choose somewhere that your business can flourish in the long term, somewhere that offers unique advantages to...