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2014 Citizen Space Residency Program

Posted on 28. Jan, 2014 by in Colearn, Coworking, Designers, Developers, Funding, Internships, Residency, San Francisco, SOMA, Startups

Last year we established a residency program to encourage the worlds DOER’S to succeed with their projects they would like to launch from our bay area location.

Membership4A total of 5 DOER’s or “startups” will receive free full-time resident access to a Citizen Space for three months valued at $425 per month. The Citizen-in-Residence can take advantage of both the physical spaces & the communal resources.

In exchange, they work on a project of their choosing that help the “COWORKING” community at large, documenting their progress through our social presences on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.  At the end of the residency, Citizens-in-Residence do a presentation to members of the space about their project.

Accepted Applicants will be announced one week prior to the residency start date. The first residency will start March 3, 2014 and the application process begins Tuesday, January 28, 2014.

We are seeking support from your company to help us make this program a success. If your company or you personally would like to sponsor this program, please email us: manager@citizenspace.us

 

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Silicon Valley Code Camp 2013

Posted on 04. Aug, 2013 by in blog, Classes, Code Camp, Colearn, Coworking, Designers, Developers, Local News, San Francisco, San Jose, SOMA, startup camp, Startups, SVCC, Tech Clinics

This code camp though is not a “one day and your done” code camp. On the contrary, this FREE code camp is unique in that is it lasts ALL WEEKEND. That’s right; you have 2 days to make it out to this FREE event. The Silicon Valley Code Camp will be held this Saturday, October 3rd, 2009 and this Sunday October 4th, 2009 at Foothill College in Los Altos, CA.

There is slated to be 150 sessions at this year’s code camp covering over 75+ topics. Add to that there are already over 1,200 people registered for this year’s code camp. So if you live or will be in the Silicon Valley area and are interested in networking with other developers and learning new skills (and in this tough economy, who isn’t?), then you should make it out to the Silicon Valley Code Camp.

 

For more information, please visit: http://www.siliconvalley-codecamp.com

 

Coworking turns 7 this week

Posted on 04. Aug, 2013 by in blog, Coworking, Coworking Day, Designers, Developers, San Francisco, SOMA, Startups

On August 9, 2013, Citizen Space, the world’s first coworking space, will celebrate its 7 year anniversary and the global coworking movement with “International Coworking Day 2013”.

International Coworking Day will be celebrated all over the world and will focus on freelancers, independents, & startup businesses who have chosen to “work collaboratively together”.

There already exists a global sense of community among people who have a dedication to collaborating, communicating and working together in a shared space. If you want to join in on the discussion, and get a sense of the buzz and enthusiasm that is being generated to create spaces like Citizen Space globally, please do so at http://discuss.coworking.com/.

The general concept of coworking is simple; Freelancers, startups, independent professionals, or anyone with workplace flexibility who happens to work better when collaborating, rather than alone, come together in a shared workspace. Those who get involved agree to uphold the values set out by the movement’s founders, as well as communicate and socially interact with one another. It is all about creating a better working environment for entrepreneurs to get productivity flowing.

Working alone is a nice idea on the face of it. Those who work in an office environment will readily tell you how they would love to sit at home in their dressing gown and get up and make a cup of coffee every now and then. The truth is that there are a number of distractions that can slow down your production. There is also the loneliness and solitude that comes with working home alone. There are a number of stories and testimonials that support the general idea of International Co-working Day on August 9; read some of the stories here -http://coworking.com/coworkingstories.pdf and see if coworking can transform the way you work.

 

History Citizen Space:

In 2006 Tara Hunt & Chris Messina along with Brad Neuberg (Hat Factory) and a few others launched Citizen Space. Citizen Space became the first stand-alone “work” only shared space using the “coworking” label to describe a new type of collaborative space.

Citizen Space was acquired by Toby & Gina Morning in 2011, and continues to operate the world’s first coworking space in the heart of San Francisco’s SOMA district at 425 Second Street, Suite 100, San Francisco, Ca, 94107.

 

For more info, and & tours please contact our Member Services Desk:

 

Citizen Spaces Coworking Inc
Direct: 415-501-9155
Skype: citizenspace

Email: manager@citizenspace.us
http://www.citizenspace.us
Twitter: http://twitter.com/citizenspace
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/citizenspace
“A Nicer Place to Work”

 

 

 

Strategy Intern @ Mingle Media

Posted on 05. Jun, 2013 by in blog, Coworking, Designers, Developers, San Francisco, SOMA, startup camp, Startups

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic strategy intern who really embraces new challenges.

Our strategy department is responsible for identifying the opportunities in digital for our clients through understanding people and how digital technology affects their behavior, delivering strategies that move people closer to our client’s brand, and helping to develop creative solutions that meet the needs of both our clients and their consumers. The department relies on creative thinkers with a healthy obsession with digital technology, who are driven to discover what makes people tick.

The Strategy department at Mingle consists of designers, digital strategists, data analysts, UX specialists, and community managers and you’ll be given the chance to learn from all of them. However, you’ll really get to develop your skills and experience when you get to work with wider agency and take ownership of your own projects.

You’ll need to be a fast learner, who’s prepared to work across a range of work and embrace new challenges on a daily basis.

You must be interested in:

  • Digital technology, social media, and platforms
  • Getting under the skin of brands and consumers

Skills we’d love to see:

  • A combination of analytical skills, curiosity, and a strong interest in people
  • Experience with Lean UX, and Lean Startup Methodologies
  • Super brownie points if you can code in HTML/CSS
  • Written communication skills
  • Ability to construct and deliver presentations quickly
  • Competent numeracy skills and ability to work with large amounts of data
  • Able to work as part of team
  • Ability simplify and pull out key insights from large amounts of data and research
  • Ability to work under pressure

 

Start Date: July 1, 2013

Duration:  2 months

How to apply:  Please send your CV and tell us in no more than 250 words why you should be our next intern. Applicants who submit creative videos will be given preference.

We offer you a great environment to work with passionate people in a dynamic and highly successful agency.

Mingle Media is an equal opportunity employer who encourages diversity! Send your resumes to careers@minglemedia.co

Design Internship @ Mingle Media

Posted on 04. Jun, 2013 by in Designers, Internships, San Francisco, Startups

Hey there, we’re Mingle Media, the hottest new digital agency in San Francisco. We’re taking advertising and flipping it on its head with a 100% real time data approach to media buying.

We’re looking for someone who’s as obsessed with clean design & data as we are. You’ll work under the direction of our expert Design and Marketing team leader to enhance our users’ visual experience. We look for people with bold ideas, opinions, and an interest in what we do. This is a great opportunity to learn loads in a super fast-paced environment and sharpen your teeth on the quick-growing market of social, & mobile advertising.

You:

  • Are creative.
  • Work well with others.
  • Have a keen eye and attention to detail.
  • Are passionate about typography.
  • Have Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and preferably InDesign skills.
  • Know what good photography looks like (bonus points if you’re a photographer yourself).
  • Will get extra triple super bonus points if you’re an illustrator.
  • Love to turn around work swiftly and efficiently.
  • Understands & appreciates design thinking
  • Pick things up quickly.

US:

  • Offer the opportunity to join a promising company at an early stage of growth.
  • Promise your input will make a difference. You’ll be involved in everything from brainstorming straight through to delivery and implementation.
  • Have a diverse staff from various backgrounds and a great company culture.
  • Awesome loft style office located in the heart of SOMA, the hub of startup activity in San Francisco

Email your resume to careers@minglemedia.co, and make sure you include a link to a portfolio, all resumes submitted with out a portfolio link will not be considered for the position. You can also follow Mingle on Twitter for more info!

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