Sense of Community
Members get to be part of a close-knit and productive community. Connecting with others is a strong reason for working in a coworking space. Working from home can be difficult and distracting, and it can be hard to find motivation.
Each coworking space has a vibe, and the community managers will go the extra mile to ensure they create a great experience. Community managers vary, but their priority is always to act as a connector to grow your business. Who do they know that could help you? What events would benefit you? Don’t be afraid to ask.
As well as being part of a community, there is scope to refer, collaborate with, and gain new business from members in your space. It could be about the people you meet and access to their wider network of contacts. Build relationships and friendships, and the business will follow.
The flexibility of job control
A majority of coworking spaces are open 24/7, allowing workers flexibility they can struggle to find in a more traditional office.
Staff and entrepreneurs have the option to work outside the 9-5, which is especially useful if they have other daytime commitments, as well as allowing people to run global businesses – your team can communicate anywhere in the world, at any time of day.
Make your workstyle work for you
Many coworking spaces are available to suit your work style, whether you like to work in a quiet office, out on a flexible desk, or hideaway in the café for hours on end. Whatever is most productive for you, there is a workspace to suit.
Coworking spaces are great for larger teams with a variety of personalities, with a set of workspace solutions under one roof. Whether it be a custom-designed suite, a collaboration space, or a meeting room package, you can often find the tailored solution for your business.
Potential for collaboration
One day you could be sitting next to an architect, the next, a front-end developer. Diversity in the coworking community is something that makes the format so successful. It allows you to bounce ideas with other people you wouldn’t normally have access to, team up on projects, and broaden your offering to grow your business.
These are just four of the many benefits that working in a coworking space can offer. Be sure to try a space near you today to see how it could work for you!
This article appears courtesy of Hub Australia
FLEXIBLE WORKSPACE AUSTRALIA
Flexible Workspace Australia is the peak body for coworking and flexible workspace providers and partners across all cities and regions of Australia.