Frequently Asked Questions


How do I sign up for Garage Commons?

Membership to Garage Commons is free!

  1. Click “Join” on top right
  2. Fill out the form - be sure to include interests for an optimal community experience
  3. Activate your account upon receiving a confirmation email
  4. Sign in and update your details or sync your Linkedin profile information
  5. Begin building your network on Garage Commons!

What can I do on Commons?

A) Build Your Profile

Fill in your details or synch with your LinkedIn profile to accelerate your network building -- showcase your work, share your interests, and let others know how they can connect with you!


B) Share Your Content on Stories

Garage Commons is designed to allow users to share ideas, drive conversations and discover topics and industries you care about. The Stories Page is the landing page you reach after signing in to your Commons Account. It includes your feed, access to your connections, profile, messages, event listings and notifications. You may share your experiences, trips that you’re taking and let people know that you’re nearby!

Trips: Inform members when and where you intend to travel to connect with the Garage Commons community across the world.

Check-in: Share what’s happening around you with others -- we love good news!

Tags: Tag each other on posts and comments by typing “@” before the user’s name


C) Sign Up for Events

D)  Join a group

Our Groups are designed to be dedicated spaces in which members can find and interact with like-minded members in the group. Our key administrators, who are also industry experts to lead and moderate the discussion. Upon joining a group most relevant to your work or interests you may create an event, posts queries and engage in focused discussions.