235 E. Broadway
8th Floor
Long Beach, CA
562-264-5883

Scholarship Application

Our mission is to create an environment for entrepreneurs to thrive within Long Beach. We know that entrepreneurs are vital to our community and have the potential to change the way we live and work. That is why Work Evolution is awarding one entrepreneur from Long Beach a twelve-month scholarship of our Communal Membership!

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Co-working is Thriving

Did you know that people who belong to co-working spaces are happier and more productive than their traditional office-dWelling counterparts? It’s true! According to a recent study by the Ross School of Business, people thrive in coworking spaces1. After surveying hundreds of workers from dozens of coworking spaces around the U.S., Ross School researchers determined that people choosing co-working spaces find their work more meaningful than the typical office or home-based worker and they feel more in control of their job while being part of a larger community2. Additional research on co-working suggests that the social interaction that takes place at co-working spaces provides people with more opportunities for collaboration and innovation than can be achieved when working from home or a traditional office3. It is clear there is something to this thing called co-working.

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Bootstrap Beach Marketing Series: An Introduction to Planning

  • Are you starting a new business and you'd like to know how to plan out your marketing strategy? Maybe you are an existing business and you've hit a wall with your communication efforts and you need a fresh perspective?

    If you answered yes to either of the above questions, you should join Innovatory and amaraReps for this Introduction to Marketing and Communication Planning Workshop at Work Evolution. In the first hour of this two hour session, Amara Omoregie and Lincoln Bauer will provide you with an overview of marketing/communication planning focusing on goal setting and measurable objectives. In the second hour of this workshop, they will provide participants with group coaching, helping to develop solutions to challenge statements and marketing/communication needs.

     

    Heres the Link for rsvp

    http://bit.ly/1NAr3LN

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Meet The Angels!

Pasadena Angels is a community of investors who provide financial help to startups and business owners. They provide the necessary capital, expertise, and network for companies that are in their early stages and need the extra support to take their idea to the next level.

As a nonprofit entity, their member-led organization reviews all business plans and provide feedback without charge to all businesses that apply. Pasadena Angels’ primary focus is on business ventures in Southern California. They are interested in supporting companies who are lead by a skilled and dynamic team of founders and advisors.

Want to know about the world of angel investing and venture capital? If so, you won't want to miss this: Pasadena Angels will be having a panel discussion on August 19th, 6PM at WE Labs. With Uncoded.org, we will be hosting this Meet The Angels event allowing all interested to learn more about angel investing and asks questions. You won't want to miss this opportunity, click here to RSVP and secure your spot!

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A Call for Artists: WE Show III, Metamorphosis w/Guest Curator Aleksey Volchek

Our guest curator, Aleksey Volchek, wants to see your art and he wants to hear about your Metamorphosis.
 
Call for Artists
Our first two exhibits represented a cross section of Long Beach's finest artists. For WE Show III, our focus will narrows to changes, metamorphoses. How have you as an artist adapted to changes in your environment, your world? How have you interpreted changes in our ever evolving city, our ever changing world? How has our greater, shared metamorphosis influenced your art and/or how does your art represent adaptive change?
 
This WE Show will focus in on three to five individual artists with a perspective representing Metamorphosis. If this is you and you are interested in this tremendous storytelling and exhibition opportunity, please see the submission instructions below and submit your art for consideration no later than noon on July 21st, 2015. 
 
About WE Show and Art Submission Guide
In recognition that exhibition space is at a premium for Long Beach artists, Work Evolution and the Arts Council for Long Beach are partnering on an exhibition series just for Long Beach artists.  Submission is open to all artists who are signed up on the Arts Council for Long Beach, Arts and Cultural Registry.
 
The Arts and Culture Registry is a free service designed to be a comprehensive and inclusive list of artists and arts organizations serving Long Beach, California. It improves visibility for Long Beach’s impressive talent pool and offers a vehicle for local exposure and networking. The Registry is open to any artist who lives, works, performs or exhibits in Long Beach, California.
 
Work Evolution is Long Beach’s co-working and creative space located downtown at 235 East Broadway. Our large, inviting space also serves as a gallery and event location, making this a unique opportunity for Long Beach artists to expand their audience.
 
Shows will exhibit on a quarterly basis and will be featured through regular We Labs Art Tours. The opening reception for our third quarterly exhibition will be on August 8th, 2015. Additionally, Work Evolution and the Arts Council will partner with participating artists to actively promote the show.
 
Work Media: Most 2D media; limited space available for 3D work.
 
Work Size: 6’X6’, 80 LB. max.
 
Entry Requirements:
 
  • Artist’s information on the Arts Council for Long Beach, Arts and Cultural Registry must be current and complete.
  • Digital images (JPEG) of up to three works may be submitted either by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on CD/DVD, mailed or delivered to: Work Evolution, 235 E. Broadway, 8th Floor, Long Beach, CA 90802
  • Artist resume or biography & exhibition record, if any.
  • Artist Statement (please address metamorphosis and/or adaptive change)
  • Sales price (if applicable)
Timeline: Opening Reception: August 8, 2015
 
Entries Due: July 21 by Noon, 2015
 
Notification to artists: July 22, 2015
 
Accepted Artwork: All 2D artwork must be installation-ready (wire or sawtooth hangers).
 
Delivery: Artwork to be delivered to Work Evolution by August 3rd, artists will be notified of delivery days and times after selection process.
 
Opening Reception: August 8, 2015,  7PM to 10PM
 
Exhibit Ends: October, 2015
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Long Beach, CA 90802

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