THE DEPARTMENT

IN Downtown Phoenix

A Collaborative Workspace

Continue reading

Want to become a professional Slacker? (Sounds like an oxymoron, doesn’t it?) We’re not talking about slacking off; we’re talking about one of the best apps for team productivity and communication–Slack. If you haven’t already, download this app to your phone and desktop and learn the ropes with these 7 tips. 1. Sync Slack with […]

April 17, 2019

Continue reading

As Phoenicians, we’re pretty spoiled with warm winters. After a chillier-than-normal few months, we’re happy that spring is finally here! With this fresh new season, why not get a fresh start with your workspace? Let’s face it: we spend a lot of time at our desks, so it is important to have a clean, organized […]

March 25, 2019

Continue reading

In honor of Community Manager Appreciation Day, we’re inviting you to get to know the best community manager in Arizona! Find out what Marissa does around here, what she likes to do with her milk, and other fun things!

January 28, 2019

Continue reading

We are joined this week by Matt Cooley and Olivia Laux from Cloth & Flame. These two run a balloon tour company (Float Balloon Tours), as well as Cloth & Flame!

March 23, 2018

Continue reading

This week we are joined by two long-standing Department members. Alan Earl and Asher Spittler met in graduate school, started businesses together, and joined The Department shortly after our opening. Alan works with Local-One and Asher founded AWS Recruiting. Thank you both for being active members of our Department coworking community!

March 1, 2018

Continue reading

Mitsi Sellers has fifteen years of experience working in the international relief and development sector. During that time, she’s seen the effects of poverty up close and personal. But she’s also seen the power of commerce to lift people and communities out of poverty. That’s what led her to start Bézi (bay-zee), a skincare and grooming […]

January 10, 2018

Continue reading

So you want to change the world? Great! You identify a problem and dream up a solution. You spread the word, getting friends, family, and colleagues on board. The only problem is that taking your idea to the next level is hard. The truth is, starting and running a nonprofit is a lot more complicated – […]

December 18, 2017

Continue reading

In our last video, we introduced you to Jose Bosch of Phoenix Rising FC. This time, let’s get to know Jared Bodnar and Kenny Taft of Attendify. Attendify is a tech company based in San Francisco that launched their Phoenix office out of The Department early last year. They have created a beautifully-designed app for conferences […]

November 14, 2017

Continue reading

A couple of weeks ago, we introduced our new video series, highlighting the entrepreneurs and leaders behind some of the coolest, most innovative ventures in downtown Phoenix and beyond. This week we’re pumped to introduce you to Jose Bosch, Media Relations and Social Media Manager for Phoenix Rising FC,  a club in the United Soccer League, the […]

October 6, 2017

Continue reading

We’re trying something new. Through a new video series, we’re giving you a behind-the-scenes look at what’s going on among entrepreneurs and innovative leaders here in downtown Phoenix. Every few weeks, we’ll bring you a new video featuring someone great who we think you should get to know. Some of them will be members of […]

September 19, 2017