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VoyageChicago Interview With Levi Baer

  “Levi, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the journey has been so far. Nicole Vasquez and I came together to bring Second Shift to life because we both see community building as THE path for productive and successful businesses. Nicole was two years into building […]

People + Words Visits Second Shift

Brent Trotter of People + Words visited Second Shift for a day of coworking and a conversation with founders Levi Baer and Nicole Vasquez. He calls his day at Second Shift “one of the most energizing and productive work days I had all year.” You can read the full article here.

“Cross it Off” Event on LoganSquarist

“I left Second Shift inspired, having made new friends and gathered valuable resources for my side businesses. And I feel confident that I can complete a handful of realistic, openly-stated goals in two-weeks’ time.” “Cross it Off” Day: A No-Excuses Event was sponsored by Saya Hillman, founder of Mac & Cheese Productions and co-hosted by Katy […]

Reellavent: Do’s & Don’ts of Event Partnerships

Co-working Spaces: Do’s & Don’ts of Event Partnerships “As we continue to explore ways of connecting and having meaningful gatherings, options of doing so continue to present themselves.  One option in particular is your local co-working space.  As an event professional, my approach is to work from within the community and think of innovative ways […]

Featured Member – Brian Park

Brian is an all-around multi-talented guy. Visit his website to find out about his stylish sock company, and check out our latest podcast interview to hear what’s his favorite magic trick for kids, his around-the-world backpacking trip, and how his background in nursing led him to found Nabee Socks. You can run into Brian almost any […]

Newsletter #14

News and Updates We’ve got lots of new artwork in our space now due to our partnership withIPaintMyMind. Stop by and check out all the cool images like the ones below leading up to the 2nd floor! Featured Events Highlighted events sponsored/hosted by Second Shift August 3: The 10(0) Things Entrepreneurs Should Always/Never Do Come join […]

Featured Member – Victoria Griesdoorn

Victoria is one of our newest members, having heard about us at the recent Logan Square Arts Festival. A project manager new to Chicago, we chatted with her about biking in Chicago versus her native country the Netherlands, and her recent travels abroad. Check out our latest podcast interview!

Newsletter #13

News and Updates Summer is in full swing here at Second Shift HQ. In case you hadn’t heard, we just got voted Best Coworking Space in the Reader’s 2017 Best of Poll.Huzzah! We also met a lot of you at the Logan Square Arts Festival last week, so a warm welcome to our new newsletter […]

Newsletter #12

News and Updates In this week’s newsletter, we’re delighted to feature two community members. First, the Logan Square Arts Festival, is happening this weekend in the heart of our favorite neighborhood. Second Shift will have a pop-up booth all weekend with board games and other goodies, so stop on by! Next up, our first sponsored partner, […]