PIERCE TRANSIT "(TACOMA, WA) – Each day 153,000 people commute out of Pierce County. Of those, 78 percent are single-occupant vehicle commuters and 14 percent have a greater than one-hour commute, according to University of Washington Tacoma School of Urban Studies"... Read the full article here.
SOUTH SOUND BUSINESS “As the area’s tech startup scene continues to develop, resources also abound for entrepreneurs of all stripes. If an estimated 100,000 people a day commute from Pierce County to King County for their high-paying software development, aerospace, and management jobs, mostly in the technology sector, think of the economic impact that would result if 10 percent could work where they live.” … Read the full article here.
SOUTH SOUND BUSINESS “TractionSpace, a new coworking space located in Tacoma’s downtown Theater District, celebrated its grand opening on Wednesday, Jan. 29. This business is the latest addition to Tacoma’s coworking community, offering local companies, entrepreneurs, and freelancers the resources of a Fortune 500 by bringing various on-site amenities to a shared office space.” … Read the full article here.
New coworking space enters Tacoma and brings another vintage building back online by Debbie CockrellAdel2020-03-12T16:23:30+00:00
TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE “There’s a new coworking space on the scene in Tacoma, and the competition for onsite amenities is heating up. TractionSpace, 748 Market St. in Tacoma, opened Jan. 7 in a refurbished art deco-style building, reviving a site that’s been home to various ventures through the decades. It first was home to Tacoma’s Azure Swimming Pool and later served as the Tacoma Longshoremen’s Union Hall. After that, the B and B Glass company took up residence, then restaurants and stores. It also has its own off-street parking with an eight-stall lot.” … Read the full article here. [...]
SOUTH SOUND BUSINESS MAGAZINE “Tacoma soon will welcome TractionSpace, a coworking office space option for area businesses, entrepreneurs, telecommuters, and freelancers. Located in Azure Pool building in Tacoma’s Theater District, TractionSpace will provide individuals and small businesses many diverse workspace configurations in its more than 15,000-square-foot office space spanning four floors.” … Read the full article here.
HOW MILLENNIALS ARE REDEFINING THE WORKPLACE As traditional work settings continue to change for the better, coworking spaces are gaining traction and beginning to redefine the way we work. Coworking spaces are getting attention as they are becoming the preferred choice for many millennials that want to find a balance between freedom, fun, and performance. Millennials are looking for jobs where they can significantly immerse themselves in all aspects of a business, learn quickly, and make a positive impact. They want to work hard and efficiently, while still making time to have fun by meeting new people, participating in [...]
SOUTH SOUND BUSINESS MAGAZINE “Freelancers, entrepreneurs, and small business owners alike will be interested to learn about the latest business development in Tacoma. The historic Azure Swimming Pool building, located in Tacoma’s Theater District, is undergoing a transformation to house a vibrant, new coworking space: TractionSpace”… Read the full article here.