If you’re a lucky business owner who has a pet-friendly office, you know that there are many benefits to having furry friends around. From improved morale and productivity to employee health benefits, having pets in the workplace can make a big difference. But if your office isn’t quite pet-friendly yet, don’t worry! Here are some […]
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 […]
The flexible working phenomenon is upon us, giving employees and entrepreneurs the chance to work in a way that better suits their lifestyle and needs. In fact, it’s been growing in popularity in the 21st century, shaping the modern workplace -arguably- for the better. Flexible working is now a more recognised concept, with 77 per […]
1. Coffee There are so many incredible coffee shops in London and Soho is certainly not short of these. Coffee is actually an extremely important part of most of our work days, whether it be the morning wake up coffee, or the afternoon pick me up coffee! Tap Coffee has a great atmosphere and serves […]
The one thing we do know from the EU Referendum result to leave is that it could take up to 2 years to fully exit the EU after Article 50 has been triggered. The uncertainty has not only caused worry and concern for people but for many businesses too. Business owners currently looking for leasehold […]
Read about the incredible rise in the flexible office market around the UK in our latest blog. It’s estimated that the current market is worth £16 Billion, so in another 9 years, could we really be looking at a valuation of £126 Billion? Some have even said this could be undervalued by 20%. It wouldn’t surprise us!! It’s […]
The office design, layout, personality, culture, technology and personnel has evolved over the years. We will take a look back at the last 70 years of the office work space to get a snapshot of the times. At Loc8 Commercial, we know offices and have compiled a collection of office images giving an insight into […]
With the news that one of our operators has gone under offer to take space in The Shard, it clearly demonstrates that flexible workspace operators are now offering not only an invaluable level of service, but aesthetically, some of the best office spaces in London and across the UK. London has various commercial skyscrapers with many of them now offering flexible serviced offices, with exceptional design and breath taking views. With the advent of flexible working, they’re rapidly becoming more and more popular for SMEs as well as large corporations. SME’s are increasingly looking for Grade A, iconic space on a flexible basis and our operators now have space in The Shard, The Gherkin, Heron Tower, The Leadenhall Building, Broadgate Tower, Tower 42, CityPoint, 1 Canada Square E14, 40 Bank Street E14, Euston Tower and Millbank Tower, all of which are among some of the best serviced office spaces in London.
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.
In recent years, major companies have begun to introduce the idea of the all-inclusive office – most famously, Google’s US headquarters, with their quirky décor, chill-out rooms and open plan spaces. The idea is to encourage a more holistic work experience, with gyms, lounges, cafeterias and a mind-boggling range of other facilities to keep employees healthy, happy and motivated. Until recently, the only way to get these perks was to work for a corporation big enough to afford them in their permanent office space – but this coming January, The Office Group will open the doors on their renovated serviced offices at Henry Wood House and offer London an entirely new breed of workspace.