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News and updates from the co -working serviced office of the future

  • Cool office perks

    August 6, 2018Colony Update
  • Launch of Colony @ Eco City

    July 23, 2018Colony Update
  • Events & Happenings: July 2018

    July 16, 2018Colony Update
  • Community Event: Fiesta Raya

    June 28, 2018Colony Update

    Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri, everybody! We hope you enjoyed your trips back to your hometowns and 'kampungs', binge eating on 'kuih raya' and receiving (or giving) 'duit raya'. We at Colony had an awesome time as we celebrated our 'Fiesta Raya', a community event held to celebrate Raya and to bond with our guests through delicious traditional Malay food and fun games.

  • Shopping for the office. Wait…I meant shopping for the offices!

    June 19, 2018Colony Update
    Office Supplies

    Have you ever experienced the hassle of shopping for office supplies? Having to travel from one store to another, to procure different types of stationery that weren't all available in the same place. And that doesn't even include the task of purchasing provisions for the pantry yet.

    Now, imagine having to do these office-shopping tasks for a co-working space that caters to more than thirty companies from various industries with a variety of needs. Yikes!

  • Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri!

    June 16, 2018Colony Update
    Mosque

    With great exuberance and jubilant hearts, we at Colony would like to wish all of our Muslim friends in Malaysia and all around the world, Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri and Happy Eid Mubarak!

  • Workspace Features That Employees Would Love

    June 13, 2018Blog Posts

    Long gone are the days where cubicles made up the ideal scene for the workplace. As technology pervade and influence our daily lives, it is currently obvious that tech companies are currently at the top of the food chain in terms of employment. Tech companies are known for having swanky open spaces as their work environment fused with cool occupational perks that not only serves to heighten work productivity but also to attract the best of talent.

  • PART 2: PASSION AT WORK

    June 13, 2018Blog Posts
    Follow Your Passion

    Continuing from the previous article, there are many reasons that passion plays a crucial part in your working life.

  • PART 1: PASSION AT WORK

    June 12, 2018Blog Posts
    Follow Your Passion

    ‘Follow your passion’ is an expression that always pops up when it comes to picking a profession or maintaining a career. Passion is defined as an intense interest or desire for doing something. Why is this seven-letter word so significant in determining whether one should stick to their day job or not?

  • 6 Strategies To Make You The Best Mentor

    June 3, 2018Blog Posts
    Mentoring Srategies

    You’re overseeing three huge projects. You’ve got five calls today, then two meetings. Your boss wants that budget by the end of the week, and it’s in bad shape (shh!). Your kid gets out of school early, you haven’t planned dinner, and, oh yeah, you’re still trying to fit in some kind of exercise. So … you’re telling me that I’m also supposed to fit in some kind of mentoring?!

  • Happy Wesak Day

    May 29, 2018Colony Update
    Buddha

    Colony wishes you a Happy Wesak Day! Wesak Day is celebrated in honour of three notable events of the Buddha's life, which is his birth, enlightenment and death. This day is known to bring peace and happiness to everyone.

  • 5 Key Etiquette Rules in Co-working

    May 25, 2018Blog Posts

    Co-working allows you to meet and interact with different people from different walks of life. This nature of work environment allows you to network and mingle around; however, it also leaves you in the dark about the decorum of the people that you are surrounded with. The essential rule to remember here is that anyone and everyone should try their utmost to be considerate.

  • Reducing Stress by Co-working

    May 22, 2018Colony Update
    Chilling out in the lounge area

    One of the most pessimistically linked term in regards to work is the word, stress. When your job seems like a never-ending spiral of heavy workload and long hours, it is almost certain for one to lose their calm. Now, co-working has been known for boosting productivity and improving focus on work. However, how does co-working actually help to reduce this common pest called stress?

  • Boosting Networking Skills in a Co-working Space

    May 18, 2018Colony Update
    Colony Coworking Space

    One of the greatest perks most people look up to when working in a co-working space is the chance to network. Thriving in a space that offers the opportunity to mingle with folks from different companies and fields can bring about a multitude of business or even personal benefits. So, how does one take hold of these benefits?

  • Ramadan Mubarak

    May 15, 2018Colony Update
    Ramadan Colony

    As the sacred month of Ramadan disembarks, the practice of self-discipline in terms of not only food but also one’s thoughts, behavior, and language also begins. It is a period for individuals to be repentant, generous and reflective in their life. We at Colony would like to wish our fellow Muslim friends a wonderful Ramadan!

  • Happy Voting Day!

    May 8, 2018Colony Update
    Office for rent in KLCC

    A significant day that commences every four to five years in Malaysia is finally arriving once again. It is a time where every Malaysian citizen should exercise his or her right to vote. A personal decision that is strong enough to empower a change for a nation.

  • Hospitality in a Co-working Space

    May 3, 2018Colony Update

    With the mass uprising of co-working spaces and service offices emerging from every hotspot in every major city, any positive trait that sets one apart becomes a crucial advantage. In response to this, a number of co-working spaces has taken a unique approach by embracing service and hospitality.

  • Colony KLCC : A Closer Look (Part 5)

    April 30, 2018Colony Update
    Colony KLCC Nap Room

    The nap rooms, massage rooms, telephone booths, and the nursing room, was created to allow guests at Colony to have a high degree of convenience and comfort. Each space is designed in such a way to allow guests at Colony to have a greater degree of ease.

  • Colony KLCC : A Closer Look (Part 4)

    April 30, 2018Colony Update
    Coworking Space with Swimming Pool in KL

    The most distinctive feature of Colony KLCC is the rooftop Gym and pool. Located on the top of Vipod residences, guests at Colony can unwind and work out with full view of the majestic Kulala Lumpur city skyline.

  • Colony KLCC : A Closer Look (Part 3)

    April 23, 2018Colony Update
    Colony's event space is very versatile and can be transformed according to the needs of the event

    The Event Space in Colony KLCC is one of the most sought after event spaces in KL. Located on prime land in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the event space is easily accessible. Its high ceilings, and floor to ceiling windows adds a touch of class to any event. 

  • Colony KLCC : A closer look (Part 2)

    April 16, 2018Colony Update
    Colony's co-working space

    The essence of a co-working and serviced office space is the workstations. In this post, we take a closer look at what makes Colony KLCC a class above the rest. 

  • Colony KLCC : A Closer Look (Part 1)

    April 7, 2018Colony Update

    Colony KLCC is Colony's flagship serviced office and co-working space. Aiming to transform the landscape of work in the region, here is a closer look at its office spaces.

  • Introducing Colony Eco City

    April 2, 2018Colony Update

    To continue its vision of creating offices spaces where living and working can go hand in hand, Colony has decided to expand and foray into new territories, KL Eco City.

  • How to Succeed at a Start-Up

    March 29, 2018Start Up

    Working at a startup isn't all fun and games, let alone running one. Here we unravel our take on achieving success of a new up-rising business.

  • 5 Simple Tips to Boost Work Productivity

    March 28, 2018Blog Posts
    A team meeting going on in Colony KL's wide co-working area

    Here we analyse simple day by day tips in ensuring maximum work productivity. As a co-working space itself, Colony is determined to make every work experience, a productive one!

  • Our Vision

    March 23, 2018Colony Update
    Tiah looking on in Colony Co-working space and serviced office kl

    This is our vision. From here on out, this is where we will be heading.

  • 7 Key Elements of a Strong Work Ethic

    March 19, 2018Start Up

    Every company has their own formula to success. In this article, we unravel the essential 7 Key Elements of a Strong Work Ethic for any business to hold on to.

  • How To Start a Company in Malaysia

    March 2, 2018Start Up

    Starting a company in Malaysia may seem difficult in this era. Regardless, here are a few guidelines for those aspiring leaders and even exponential business heads.

  • Co-working space myths and misconceptions

    February 24, 2018Co-working
    Discussion going on in one of the serviced offices

    Many do not know much about co-working spaces, which has caused many misconceptions to occur. Here, we clear the air.

  • Happy Chinese New Year

    February 18, 2018Blog Posts

    We at Colony would like to wish all of you a very Happy Chinese New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai!

  • What is a co-working space?

    February 10, 2018Co-working
    Colony's co-working space

    Co-working is a worldwide phenomena that has brought change to the traditional office landscape. With many new co-working spaces mushrooming up all around the world, it begs the question, "What exactly is a co-working space?"

  • Refer a friend to work at Colony and get RM10,000

    February 5, 2018Colony Update

    After a tremendous kickstart to the year, Colony is very excited to keep the momentum going by introducing a Referral Initiative for February 2018!

    Through this initiative, Colony will reward RM 10,000 to any person that recommends a candidate who is hired and confirmed after the initial interview screenings and 6 months of probationary employment.

  • What is a serviced office?

    February 5, 2018Serviced office
    pretty serviced office

    Serviced offices have been around since the late 1980's. However, many of us are still unclear over what a serviced office actually is. What exactly entails a serviced office?

  • Serviced office myths and misconceptions

    January 27, 2018Serviced office
    Serviced office myths and misconceptions

    Misconceptions are abundant about what a serviced office is and what it should be. Here, we debunk the myths.

  • New Year, New Office

    January 9, 2018Serviced office
    An office table in a serviced office space

    After a long period of holidays, most of us dread of returning to the office, and experience office blues. For those lucky enough to be working in co-working space, you can easily switch seats to get a fresh working environment, and get fresh inspiration. However, for those working in a serviced office or a traditional office, here are some tips and tricks for you to be able to spruce up your office.

  • How Colony helps you to achieve your New Years Resolutions

    January 2, 2018Blog Posts
    the sky at Colony co-working serviced office KL

    With the arrival of a brand new year, many of us have set new year resolutions, as well as did some spring cleaning for a fresh new start. Here are some ways that Colony helps you to be able to achieve your new years resolutions.

  • 2017 Highlights

    January 1, 2018Blog Posts

    2017 has been an amazing year for Colony co-working space and serviced office KL. Here are some highlights for the year 2017.

  • Season’s Greetings!

    December 24, 2017Blog Posts
    The Christmas Tree in the Lounge of Colony co-working space

    Seasons greetings from all of us at Colony

  • Is co-working just a fad?

    December 18, 2017Co-working

    Just a year ago, co-working spaces were all the rage all around the world. With countless co-working spaces mushrooming up, and many news outlets writing articles on it. However, with things starting to turn quiet, it makes us wonder; Is co-working just a fad?

  • Are Co-working Spaces only for the Start-up and SME?

    December 11, 2017Blog Posts

    Serviced offices and Co-working spaces are usually thought to be for the start-up and SME. However, it has evolved to become much more than that.

  • Top 5 co-working spaces in KL

    November 30, 2017Blog Posts

    Co-working spaces in KL seem to have it all.
    We break down the coolest features, and list down what we think are the top 5 co-working spaces in KL.

  • Traditional office or Serviced office space: Which is the best fit for your business?

    November 25, 2017Co-working
    Colony offers different plans for our co-working space

    Your new venture might have first started its operations in the comfort of your own home, but most businesses would eventually need to move into an office. The a vast option of offices available is overwhelming, which causes the process of choosing an office to be quite daunting and intimidating.

  • Colony: More than just a serviced office in KL

    November 18, 2017Blog Posts
    Colony offers 100-hour time passes for those who wish to work in our co-working space once a while

    Colony aims to redefine the work experience of work in Malaysia and beyond. Here is how Colony sets itself apart from the traditional serviced office.

  • First co-working serviced office in KL to be profitable within 3 months

    November 11, 2017Colony Update
    Tiah looking on in Colony Co-working space and serviced office kl

    It usually takes co-working spaces and serviced offices in KL 12-18 months to turn profitable. Colony has done it in only 3 months.

  • 5 reasons why Colony is better than the traditional office in KL.

    November 4, 2017Blog Posts
    Private Office for rent in Kuala Lumpur

    Serviced offices have been around KL for a while now, so whats the big hype about Colony?

    Here are 5 reasons why Colony is better than the traditional serviced office in KL.

  • Advantages & Disadvantages of Co-working spaces

    October 29, 2017Blog Posts

    Co working spaces are all the rage. However, as with all things on the face of the earth, there are advantages and disadvantages to co-working space. Here we analyze them.

  • Whats the big deal about co-working?

    October 8, 2017Co-working
    A team meeting going on in Colony KL's wide co-working area

    In recent years, the concept of co-working has taken flight to become a world-wide phenomena with new co-working spaces being launched all over the world.
    This has caused co-working spaces to garner much attention from many different parties, the public, media, and even researchers, with a few research papers having been done on co-working.

  • The Colony Refer A Friend Program

    September 18, 2017Colony Update

    At Colony, our mission is to change the way we work.  And we are asking you to be a part of our mission: to change the way we work.

    Here's how you can help... and earn some cash while you're at it.

  • What to look for in a co-working space or serviced office

    September 8, 2017Co-working
    Colony offers 100-hour prepaid time passes for those who prefers to drop by once a while

    We want to lend you a hand in the making of this momentous decision of choosing the right co-working space for your team. As such, we have listed some factors to consider when choosing a co-working space or a serviced office below. Happy hunting!

  • Colony in the media

    August 14, 2017News

    Colony has been lucky to receive vast media attention form online and offline publications alike.

    Here are links to the media coverage of the launch.

  • Launch party of Colony co-working space KL

    August 11, 2017Colony Update
    Colony's launch party

    Colony had a housewarming party to officially launch our co-working space on the 27th of July 2017.

  • First couple of Media Releases

    August 9, 2017Colony Update
    Tim in Colony when the co-working space is still under renovation

    Colony is ecstatic to have received extensive media coverage so far, even before we officially launched on the 27th of July 2017. We would like to thank each and every person that has taken time out of their day to write about Colony. Thank you.

  • Here’s from Tim and Audrey

    August 3, 2017Colony Update
    The Colony corridor

    These blog posts are from Tim and Audrey.

    Hear about their inspiration and motivations to build Colony, a co-working space where there is a seamless transition between living and working.

  • The reason why we’re here

    August 3, 2017Colony Update
    kuala lumpur event lounge

    Colony was conceptualized as an idea.
    “What if people were happy with the offices they work in?