Nicole Dash

Nicole Dash

Nov16

NEWS RELEASE: Play, Work or Dash to Double in Size as Work-From-Home Parents and Entrepreneurs Seek Out Alternative Solutions to Work-Life Balance

Tysons, VA – November 16, 2017 — Play, Work or Dash®, LLC, a coworking space with onsite childcare located in Tysons, Va., will celebrate its second anniversary by more than doubling its current location in response to the increasing demand of...
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Dec27

Finding The Note: Manifest Love, Kindness, Success in Business

I searched and searched every drawer for a black marker. In my house, markers are like socks. They simply disappear into the abyss… never to be seen again. But, I was determined to find one of what should’ve been dozens of black markers. Instead,...
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Dec15

Six Lessons Learned During My First Year in Business

About a year ago, I opened the doors to my new business. I remember looking around at every fixture and detail of my location proudly. I finally made it. The exhausting months of preparation and planning were over and everything I dreamed about had finally...
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Aug09

Why I’m Using Facebook LIVE to Promote Play, Work or Dash This Month

If you follow us on Facebook — and I really hope you do — then you may have noticed that I am getting up close and comfortable with Facebook Live. Every work day in August I am answering a Frequently Asked Question live on Facebook in an attempt...
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Jun21

5 Tips for Balancing Work With Kids During Summer Break – As Seen on Fox 5 DC

The start of Summer Break can be stressful for families with young children. Parents often spend months scrambling to book Summer Camps and find child care. This can be a costly and difficult time for parents. But, even if parents are able to work...
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May11

Play, Work or Dash Child Care Manifesto: What Makes Our Playroom Special

When I began envisioning the playroom at Play, Work or Dash, I visualized the whimsical mural on the wall, the soothing colors, the less cluttered way to present toys, the open space to play, the toys and games that would fill the shelves, the soft mats...
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May04

Give Yourself Permission to Find a Better Balance

While I was on maternity leave with my second son, I had a moment of clarity. I knew that I wanted to find a way to be home with him and be there for my first born who was a first grader. I had depended on daycare and balanced parenting with working outside...
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Mar15

What Could You Do With Three Hours? New Coworking Model is Answer For Parents of Young Children

When I began Play, Work or Dash I understood without a doubt that I was solving a real problem for many parents. This is what I focused on — a viable answer to a problem I knew existed. I developed a practical model that gives parents of young...
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Feb23

You Don’t Have to be a Millennial Tech Start-up to Embrace Coworking

co-work·ing: the use of an office or other working environment by people who are self-employed or working for different employers, typically so as to share equipment, ideas, and knowledge. ‘the whole idea of coworking is to bring bright, creative...
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Feb01

Play, Work or Dash Celebrates Grand Opening

Humbled, honored and grateful. These are the words that come to mind when I think about our Grand Opening event. So many families (more than 60) took time out of their busy Saturday to visit with us and learn more about our services. I truly enjoyed learning...
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