What Are The Benefits Of Coworking?


7 Benefits of Coworking Spaces

The days of being forced to choose whether to work in a corporate office or from the comfort of your own home are gone. Now at a coworking space, you can get the perfect mix of both. Since its launch, this revolutionary way of working has influenced the way we work. Over the past few years, the number of coworking spaces has increased rapidly.

Whether you choose a private office, dedicated desk, or coworking, creative shared office spaces create an environment that cultivates community chemistry to nurture healthy business growth, dignified impact, and enhanced wellness. While we could go on and on about the advantages of coworking spaces, if you are considering a coworking membership or office space, here are 7 benefits to keep in mind.

  1. Productivity

Picture an atmosphere without a corporate office room being stuffy but still more order than your home office. Sounds perfect, huh? With a creative coworking space, that's what we made. Less flexibility, less formality and distractions. Being surrounded by other hardworking professionals such as you can also give you that extra motivational boost. You will also have access to professional facilities, such as fully-equipped conference rooms, which will help make the right impression while increasing productivity.

  1. Community/Networking

It can be hard to be a freelancer or a small business when you don't have a sense of community. You can still work alone with coworking spaces, but not really alone. Several people will be introduced to you, who can act as tools or sounding boards.

  1. New Business

Coworking spaces not only promote a strong sense of community, they also encourage company through cultivating connections. Most coworking leaders and tenants have noticed a significant increase in new clients due to their relationships at their workplace. Coworking spaces offer a diverse group of potential customers greater exposure to your company. It's also a perfect way to work with new people.

  1. Increased Well Being

We all know the importance of a work-life balance, but sadly many of today's workplaces are not supporting it that much. You can do your job in a safer, more relaxed environment with facilities that promote a healthy work-life balance such as on-site yoga studios, being dog friendly and even free beer and snacks. We all know that the welfare of workers does not only make people happy, it also makes the company prosperous by raising profits!

  1. Diversity

Coworking spaces, unlike a traditional office, consisting of employees and tenants working for a wide range of companies. This unique environment helps you to gain knowledge and interact with like-minded practitioners in various industries. Generally, co-working spaces see less direct competition and more collaboration.

  1. Cost-Efficient

Running a small or freelancing company can already cost quite a few overheads. Becoming a coworking space participant or tenant is an easy way to do away with many of those. There's no need to think about additional utility bills or service providers. You're set for anything you need, just bring your laptop!

  1. Flexibility

Most new businesses or freelancers can not agree to long office leases or large deposits in their entirety. You can choose what works for you and your company, with different membership options. If you wish, go month by month or even hourly. Coworking space participants also have the freedom to set their own schedule and operate when they choose. No need to operate around certain hours of operation or the timetable of another.

Victory Workspace Walnut Creek Coworking Space
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Are You Ready to Find Your New Coworking Space? 

Victory Workspace serves professionals in the Walnut Creek, California area. We offer a large variety of coworking spaces, short term office rentals, meeting rooms and a welcoming event space with plenty of free parking for you or your guests.  All that while providing our clients with daily opportunities to network with other business-minded professionals just like you! To learn more, set up your free tour or inquire about which one of services might be right for you, reach out to one of our amazing Community Guides at Victory Workspace for more information.