A melting pot of different jobs: Coworking in Brussels

During the Global Coworking Week Betacowork launched its YouTube channel. We interviewed some of our members and guests to learn what they get out of coworking. Coworking isn’t only about renting a desk and having a good Internet connection. Like coworkers said, it’s all about being part of a community, sharing ideas and receiving feedback about your […]

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My first day of coworking! Aurélie Lemarteleur, translator

Aurélie Lemarteleur is a freelance translator, she translates from English and German into French. She decided to try coworking for a day following the advice of her friend, Muriel, translator and Betacoworker too. She wants to stop working only from home, she’d love meeting new people and exchanging ideas. As a translator she decided to […]

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Coworker of the week: Eric Rodriguez, developer and co-founder of data.be

Eric Rodriguez is a developer and co-founder of Data.be, a company born as a start-up weekend project in January 2011. Data.be aims to disrupt the information about Belgian companies, and it put them in an easy way for people to find financial, contact informations and publications. Data.be offers a free search tool, but also an […]

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Coworking for teams! Dusan, Andreas, Juergen and their green business

Coworking isn’t only for lonely freelancers, it really works well for teams too. Dusan Jakovljevic, Andreas Pauckstadt and Juergen Ritzek are the perfect example. Dusan and Juergen are co-founders of Energy Efficiency in Industrial Processes (EEIP), a technology-neutral cross-sectoral business and policy platform for industrial energy efficiency. Dusan is in charge of communication and policy, […]

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Frédérique Wauters

My coworking experience: Fred Wauters, copywriter and Krav Maga instructor

Fred is a copywriter and a content manager, founder of Ex-abrupto. He discovered coworking after one of his friends pushed him to try. He started coworking occasionally until he decided to set his full time office in the Betacowork “silent room” where he can enjoy the beauty and the energy of coworking. When he first […]

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Muriel & Katia, freelance translators and coworking ambassadors

Find out the secrets of two successful translators! Muriel and Katia are both freelance translators who set up their office in the Betacowork “silent room”. Muriel is running a company called TransLangues and she is mostly focused on financial and business translations from English, German and Dutch into French. Katia is a French native translator, founder of […]

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Jeroen & François, quantitative financial experts, about their coworking experience

Jeroen & François are quantitative financial experts and happy coworkers. They are currently working on a company called VAR Strategies. They answered our questions about the reasons why they decided to collaborate and why they choose coworking. Both of them are satisfied with coworking at Betacowork because they could find a lot of people with technical […]

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Stefania, Gilbert, Ramon

Gilbert West about the benefits of coworking

Gilbert loves making stuff on the web. At the present moment he is working on a startup project called Greenamity, which deals with reforestation and plantation of trees. He is based in Brussels, but he spends lot of time travelling and trying out coworking spaces worldwide. This week is Global Coworking Week and he is visiting […]

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Coworking for developers: Cédric talks about his experience at Betacowork

Cédric is a PHP developer and passionate coworker since a few years. When he started his career as a freelance, he became convinced that coworking was the right path for him to grow and find new customers. Even though his first coworking day at Betacowork he was sitting in a room with 4 other PHP developers, time […]

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