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The Daily Huddle: 50 Front Pages about your Business

August 20, 2019

The Daily Huddle is a long-term way to acquaint yourself with the overall operations of your company. Up close, it's granular. But stretched out over months, the Daily Huddle acts as a mechanism to identify patterns and room for improvement.

align.Space's Favorite Communal Seating Spots

July 18, 2019

With 3 (and a half) floors, align.Space has a variety of places to set up and get to work. Everyone has their preferences, but whether you want somewhere cozy or structured, we have a spot for you. Walking through the space, you’d be surprised where everyone ends up.

Company-wide Commonality: How Core Values Create a Shared Understanding Among Employees

July 11, 2019

Watch John Ratliff, former Appletree Answer's CEO and align.Space co-founder, talk about how strong Core Values can improve communication throughout an organization, create a shared understand, and be a huge competitive advantage.

The Local History Behind Our Meeting Room Names

June 19, 2019

Our meeting rooms' names may seem random, but Darlington, Duffy, Sharples, and Turks Head are names unique to West Chester’s past. Embracing the borough’s history was a logical step, especially since the building align.Space occupies (the Farmers and Mechanics Building) is a his

Podcasts are Incredibly Popular, They're Also Easy to Make.

June 13, 2019

Podcasting’s popularity hit a watershed moment this year. Creating a quality podcast is pretty easy and should be given more thought as an avenue to easily grow your audience with original content. Watch Pat and David demonstrate how easy our set up is to use.

4 Things I Learned About Direct Mail from Debi Friedmann of Blue Dog Printing & Design

June 5, 2019

In your current marketing mix, where does direct mail rank? More often than not, it’s near the bottom or not even on the list. But that might be a mistake as Debi Friedmann, Owner of Blue Dog Printing & Design, explained to us during last Month’s Lunch ’n’ Learn. See, with roughl

Member Profile: the Flexibility to Scale on Any Given Month

May 31, 2019

Our first installment in an ongoing video series that highlights our awesome members, what they do and how they make align.Space their workplace. ...I was gonna bring up the kegs downstairs, but maybe that’s not a good idea. My name is Rick Spano, I’m the CEO of Spano Industries

Outcomes Matter: What ‘Moneyball’ Teaches Us About Picking the Right KPI

May 16, 2019

I think Moneyball is one of the best business books ever written, but it’s not a business book. It’s actually a book about baseball. So in baseball there’s things like Runs Batted In, or RBIs, that’s a really important statistic for hitters in baseball. For pitchers, Earned Run

1908 turned into a "one-night only" Gallery for West Chester's Spring Gallery Walk

May 7, 2019

By night’s end there were countless memories acquired, inspiration abound, a profound appreciation for the talented artists of Chester County and a plethora of empty wine bottles. But let’s start at the beginning!align.Space was thrilled to be one of 40 host sites for the Spring

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-Chad Williams (co-founder)