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Member Host Exchange for Workspace

Impact Hub Islington is in search of inspirational, energetic and proactive individuals to join us and contribute 4.5 hours per week in the voluntary role of community Host Member. In exchange for this contribution Impact Hub Islington will offer its …

Is community-led cohousing the next big thing in London?

London housing market uncertainty The government has just launched a new £240 million Community Housing Fund to help grow the community-led housing movement. With growing uncertainty about the London housing market coupled to ever-increasing need could co-housing be the next…

Real Talk #1: How womanhood intersects with race, faith, class and culture

We were thrilled to host the first Real Talk event last week, a brave space for women to explore the myths and barriers that plague feminism, equality and liberation for women today. The series is convened by Janice Gittens, a…

Is Islington the worst place in Britain to be a woman?

A conversation between social researchers and pole artists about being a woman in Islington On International Women’s Day 2018 we hosted an event that brought together academic analysis with pole dance. Sounds unusual? That’s what we thought too, at first.…

Programme launch: re-designing paid work experience with and for young people in Islington

We’re incredibly excited to announce the launch of ReDesign, a 3-year social action programme that brings together young people from Islington aged 17-24 to shape and re-think different areas that affect their lives. More jobs are created in Islington every…

How to do an inter-Hub staff exchange – a practical guide

Isabel from Impact Hub Zurich and Julia from Impact Hub Islington swapped Hubs and lives for two months in autumn 2017 (you can read about their experiences here). They have now put together a How to do an inter-Hub exchange…

7 top tips for your tax return

Guest blog by Robinsons Accountants, who will be offering free 1-on-1 finance advice to Hubbers from February 2018. January tax returns remain a taxing (no pun intended) and daunting time for entrepreneurs, with many putting off the task until the…

London to Zürich and vice versa – highlights from a 2-months Hub swap

Isabel and Julia first met on Skype on a cold January morning in 2017. At this point, there was only a bad Skype connection and the vague idea of doing a staff swap between Impact Hub Islington and Impact Hub…

The incredible possibilities of digital collaboration – 4 take-aways by Debbie Warrener

The incredible possibilities of digital collaboration – 4 take-aways by Debbie Warrener Last week I had the pleasure of facilitating our third event at the Impact Hub Islington on ‘what is ‘good’ work?’ Our previous two events were held in…