One of the most important benefits of a coworking space is that it allows you to be closer to your co-workers while working. With many people choosing to start out their own businesses with their own offices, many find that it is difficult to be around other people all the time, even if they work on the same floor or in the same area. Many times people spend more time with their co-workers than with their family and friends, which can lead to resentment, feelings of being trapped or even feeling alienated from their family or friends. A coworking space allows you to be close to others without spending as much time in personal contact with those people. By sharing workspace with other businesses or individuals, your social life becomes more relaxed and you have the ability to be more involved with your fellow co-workers and enjoy the company more.
A coworking space also provides small business owners, independent professionals and contractors an area to do work, meet and network in the local community without having to commute. By allowing your co-workers to be close by, you will have the ability to be more effective at work because you are not focused on trying to be somewhere at the same time as someone else. Because of this increased productivity, your client’s satisfaction will likely be very high because you are able to focus your time effectively on their needs instead of chasing down clients. The increased productivity provided by this type of space will also help you generate more sales because when people are present, they are focused on what they are there for, rather than being distracted by the noise of another person.
Coworking Spaces are increasing in popularity all over the world for numerous reasons. One of the greatest benefits of these spaces is that they allow you to become more effective at your job because you have the ability to be more productive without having to go to your office. These spaces can also provide additional space, a home office or even a second home if you are a freelancer, and they give you access to great people to talk with, make friends and collaborate with. If you are interested in starting a coworking space of your own, you can find out more information about their availability online.
This post was written by Tara Kintz. Tara is a director at Signature Workspace which is a Tampa office space. Signature Workspace, owned and operated by Cantor Fund Management, offers services and amenities such as private offices, flex space, co-working space, virtual offices, meeting/conference rooms, and more.