CENTRL Neighborhood Spotlight: Downtown Lake Oswego

At CENTRL Office, we know that what makes a great workspace is more than just the physical office where you get your work done. It’s also important that it be a short walk to the small things that make going to the office fun, like having great options for coffee, lunch, after-work gatherings, and even…Read More

How CENTRL Ensures Fast & Reliable Internet Connection for All Members

We’ve all experienced the frustration of working with a slow or inconsistent internet connection, especially when working from home or a coffee shop. Watching the clock while you wait for a website to load, or scrambling to reconnect to your Zoom call, is not fun and often raises our stress levels while trying to get…Read More

Our Review of Video Conferencing Apps for Teams

As we adjust to life with COVID-19, and the changing nature of work, it’s hard not to notice the dramatic rise of video conferencing solutions. No place is this more evident than at CENTRL’s own workspaces, where we have seen our members make the transition to video conferencing for holding meetings, sharing ideas, and checking…Read More

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How Members Are Using Our Workspaces During the COVID-19 Pandemic

We know people crave the community, connectivity, and creativity of the office; at the same time, the COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented impact on the way we work and live. As the virus continues to spread across the US, public life is increasingly shut down. While many organizations have transitioned to working remotely, we…Read More

Reimagining Office Life in a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing us to ask fresh questions about how we work and what we value in a workplace. Prior to the pandemic, only 3.4 percent of Americans worked from home. But according to an Upwork survey, nearly half of the U.S. workforce was working remotely at the peak of the shutdown. A…Read More