This project looks at emergent themes and offers insight regarding the post-COVID future of co-working. Research has been used to provide suggestions for ways in which coworking spaces can contribute to the economic development plans of small and rural towns. 

Emergent Themes

  • Organizational Challenges and Opportunities for Coworking in Small Towns 
  • Coworking Spaces Appeal for Members and Owners 
  • Structural Conditions and Coworking Spaces 
  • Coworking Model 2.0 



Insights – A New Incubator in Boerne: Entrepreneurship in Small Towns



Research Team

S. Craig Watkins

Executive Director and Ernest A. Sharpe Centennial Professor, Moody College of Communication