Entrepreneurship can be a lonely ride: and a tough one too! It takes commitment, focus and the ability to really get things done. In order to do this, it’s important you have the right working environment, which is why co-working is becoming an increasingly popular option. The benefits? Well, I think you’ll be surprised… The […]
Are you tired of feeling under-accomplished? Feel like you could be getting more out of your day? But unsure how to do it? Well fear not- here’s our five fundamentals for increasing productivity… You ready? LET’S GO! It’s All in The Mindset – To actually become the most productive person around, you must first decide […]
10 Start-ups to watch out for in 2017, Could they float on the stock market too? Start-up businesses by new and serial entrepreneurs are one of the most exciting things happening to our business economy. We have seen a huge rise in new companies forming over the past couple of years. Most aim to keep […]
By: The Social Shop Founding Director www.thesocialshop.co.uk After noticing a gap in the market for a social media marketing agency for SME’s, I launched The Social Shop late in 2013 after spending 8 years working my way up recruiting for the marketing and advertising agency sector. Knowing I had 3 month’s wages in the bank […]
With your Co-workers, when should this….. Become this……. Most jobs across the country consist of employees working together for around 8 hours a day, 5 days a week. This means you spend more time with your work colleagues than with loved ones. Do you make an effort to get to know your colleagues outside of […]
Can a ‘weird and wild’ office space make you a better worker? We are exploring some of the most unusual &‘inspiring’ office and workspaces across the country and if you know of any others please get in touch with us For most of us the office is not just a great place to work or […]
When the home office is no longer practical and you need take on more staff, an office is the logical next step for your business. However, there are several options you could consider if cost is an issue and holding you back from expanding your business.
Over the last 5 years the serviced office sector has seen a staggering level of growth. In 2015 the number of new business centres rose by 4% to over 2,300 across the UK. With occupancy levels at an all time high, growth across the sector is continuing in the first quarter of 2016.
We are often asked if we consider home working to be a waste of time. After all, we sell office solutions! Well the short answer is “not at all”. We work with hundreds of start-ups and new businesses that need a low cost solution like a virtual office in London for example or a simple business address which compliments their business but allows them to continue to work from home without their clients knowing.
Co-working involves working with and alongside others. There is an abundant amount of reasons for why that’s helpful. Being around like-minded people inspires you to be creative, and focus. Plus, it’s encouraging to know there are others in the same boat as you. All of them – working on something that’s important to them.