Cowork community in downtown Kansas City & Chicago


Images from Google KC Get Online

Take a peak at some of the better shots of the two days Google spent getting small business throughout and near to Kansas City online and in the know about some of the best business opportunities.

Google Coming to OfficePort!

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Kansas City Get Your Business Online events are completely free. Space is limited, so we highly recommend that you pre-register online to reserve your spot. If you don’t have a website or Google Places listing, you’ll find everything you need to get started – web professionals at your side every step of the way. We’ll also provide the computers or a plug-in for your own laptop. If your business is already online, you’ll find tools and resources to help your business succeed online.

Be A Bride 101 Trolley Tour

The Event Space at JavaPort is excited to be a part of this years Be A Bride 101 Trolley Tour hosted by Melissa Blayton.

How to Get the Most Out of a Coworking Space

opchi hallway just dropped an informative article about getting the most out of your coworking space. Pushing the idea of a relaxed environment, geared towards collaboration and creativity with plenty of perks all while being mindful of our carbon footprint. The article practically boasts every aspect of OfficePort and what we currently offer members.

Putting a Shared Office to the Test

Eilene Zimmerman of The New York Times asks readers Q. You work from home and want to try co-working, in which you share office space with others but work independently. How do you get started?

BikeWalkKC on How to Maintain Your Ride

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This introductory class will get into the basics of keeping your bike in shape between trips to the bike shop.

August First Friday Artist Announced

August First Friday artist to present first solo show in the Crossroads at OfficePort on August 5, 2011 from 6 - 9PM.

StagePort Hosts Playboy Casting Call

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Recently StagePort quietly hosted a casting call for the nation's largest men's magazine Playboy. Hopefuls from the Show Me State and those neighboring showed up one after another for a chance at becoming a centerfold. Hampton Stevens of The Atlantic's online edition had this to say...

Brightergy Finishes Solar Panel Installation

BrightergySolar Solutions just completed the installation this month of a 25 kW solar PV system with Canadian Solar panels and AET racking on top of OfficePort, a collaborative work space environment that rents office space to small businesses and entrepreneurs, in the Crossroads Arts District of Kansas City, Missouri. With the new panels in place OfficePort KC is looking to save on average $275 a month! This past 12 months has been focused on turning green so to speak within our own community by reducing waste & recycling, installing CFL's and only using products with a high percentage of recycled content.

Google Fiber Coming to Kansas City, MO

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The City of Kansas City, Mo., is proud to announce that it has been selected to collaborate with Google on the deployment of Google’s one-gigabit-per-second, ultra-high speed, fiber-to-the-home broadband network. As the second city to be selected for this initiative, Kansas City, Mo., joins its sister city, Kansas City, Kan., in a regional partnership that will help to ensure our communities’ shared success.