So it’s the festive season and as the date looms closer to the ‘big day’, we can often see a wind-down at work, ready for the holiday. How to keep your team motivated until then? We have a few handy tips… Manage The Workload: The last thing you want is a tired, demotivated team, with […]
Okay so if you’re reading this thinking, “yes, wait ’til I show THIS to my boss- certainly a reason to put my feet up!” then think again! See it’s not about working less, but about working smarter and then being able to get that time back to really switch off when you need! (Which for […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
With the post Brexit economy looking a little shaky as the pound comes under pressure on foreign markets, it’s a good time to think about how flexible your fixed office space costs really are. Does your office space boast as many hidden benefits as serviced office providers?
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.