Categories : office space
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Workplace landscape is ever-evolving. Besides flexibility & openness in the last decade another important factor woven into the workplace fabric is sustainability. A growing number of businesses are realizing the importance of sustainable workplaces putting employee experience at its nub. And at many levels it has become a critical factor to attract and retain talent. Companies are putting in significant efforts to create sustainable office spaces that respect the environment, increase employee productivity and correlate to happier employee experiences.
But what has been the mainstay of sustainability at workplaces? Let’s take a look.
Revamping the Office Space Design
Companies are revamping their office space designs by making them nature-inspired using natural alternative materials while fostering their openness & transparency. Natural design elements subtly promote the open culture and infuse more breathing space at the workplace. Likewise vertical gardens imbued within workplace designs spread greenery with specifically chosen plants having air purifying qualities. Positioning indoor plants in walk-through areas & on the work-desks along with conscientious maintenance of porch areas is increasingly becoming an essential element of workplace design helping companies build a deep green environment. This not only boosts employee health but also keeps them recharged throughout. Continue reading “The Rise of Sustainable Office Spaces”
Categories : Business Centre, office space, Serviced Office
Establishing business in an office space in Gurgaon is an uphill task. The road looks blocked with several factors like finding a prime location, entering into long-term lease contracts, shedding up a heavy investment, working on fit-outs and more. It takes humungous amount of time and effort to move in and eventually make a business operational. This is why the concept of flexible workspaces has captured significant attention of corporates & startups in the last decade.
Flexible workspaces have not only established corporates but also seen startups growing into unicorns. Prime locations, renting flexibility, cost-efficiency, networking opportunities and a quick start to the business are a few of the major factors that are driving exponential business establishment in these spaces.
Having four business centres at prime locations like MG Road, Golf Course Road and Sohna Road, Gurgaon; Vatika Business Centre is among the preferred choice of corporates for business establishment in the city. Over the years, Gurgaon has seen the emergence of various office space operators; however Vatika Business Centre has set itself apart due to significant differentiating factors such as: Continue reading “Demystifying Right Destinations for Office Spaces in Gurgaon”
Categories : Serviced Office
For over a decade the office space segment in India has undergone massive transformation. The trend has been shifted to flexible workspaces in place of leased spaces. With their vibrant ambience and a host of services without the hassle of long-term leasing commitments, flexible workspaces have become a full-grown segment in the Indian real estate market. Being home to several indigenous corporates & startups flexible workspaces have also become a rewarding avenue for the establishment of multinational companies in India.
As per CBRE’s Asia Pacific’s 2017 Occupier Survey, 64% of multinational occupiers plan to use some form of third party office solutions by 2020. Evidently multinational companies are betting heavily on flexible office spaces in India as a convenient mode of their business establishment. Let’s take a look at the key drivers for the increasing demand of office spaces in India: Continue reading “Why are MNCs Driving High Demand for Office Spaces in India?”
Categories : Business Centre, Serviced Office
Finding and renting an office space is a cumbersome process. Pulling off a huge upfront investment, signing a long lease agreement and arranging for fit-outs is a formidable task. This is why more and more corporates are turning to a cost-effective & convenient solution like serviced offices. With short-term leases, premium fitments, and expenses to be borne on ‘per desk’ basis; ready-to-move serviced offices are becoming the preferred choice for corporates.
However, there is more to it. Serviced offices are not only a convenient workspace solution but are also easy on the budget. Here is how serviced offices enable you shed less money than you would do in a leased office space:
Continue reading “5 Cost-saving Factors of Serviced Offices”
Categories : Business Centre, Meeting Room
Deciding a brand name is one of the most important decisions you need to make. It has a strong impact on how your employees, clients, customers, and investors view your business. Your brand name will speak volumes about your business acumen and understanding of the market you are going to enter. If you get it right, you have taken the first vital step towards successful business positioning. So, before you merely combine names of your family members and create a word that doesn’t make sense or try resembling a popular brand name, here are four crucial perspectives to consider:
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Categories : Business Centre
A few things are better kept in their original form and one of those is the places where meetings are held. Many meetings take place at coffee shops or restaurants. However, they do not necessarily provide an appropriate environment for business discussions. Not having an office space is a constraint; client being far away from your office is another. However, a professional ambience is a vital constituent to successful meetings. Even when you travel to other cities, meeting at a popular coffee shop is never a good idea. The solution – book meeting rooms on the go!
Here are some factors that reflect how choosing meeting rooms over coffee shops puts you at an absolute advantage.
Continue reading “Cut the Coffee Shop Clamor. Choose Meeting Rooms.”
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IoT in business centres has brought a defining change in the way businesses function. From streamlining routine tasks & increasing workplace productivity to making workplaces safer, IoT is creating workplaces of the future. For the uninitiated, it is defined by an intelligent ecosystem of connected devices, integrated & functioning together to streamline operations and foster efficiency.
But, how precisely IoT makes a difference in business centres? Well, there are a number of use cases that describe it. Let’s discuss them in detail. Continue reading “The Advancing Footsteps of IoT in Business Centres”
Categories : office space
When you see your employees saying ‘Wow, it’s Monday!’ in place of feeling the ‘Monday Blues’, it is then that you have laid foundation for a strong culture in your office space. As employees spend most of their time at the workplace, a good culture might be the defining factor behind team productivity and company’s success. Adequate amenities in the office space and work culture are two crucial things that set the tone for a productive environment and determine employee loyalty. If you are constantly on the lookout to foster team productivity, here are a few points put together to help you do the same. Continue reading “How Office Amenities & Work Culture Boost Team Productivity”
Categories : Co-working Spaces
Relocating a business is a tough decision to make. There are a number of questions that come in its way – will relocation help achieving your goals or improve your brand image? Are your employees ready to shift? Will it be beneficial in the long-run? However, post a certain point of time, it is essential to analyze the pros and cons of staying at an office space where you begun. There are possibilities that it is relatively less conducive for your business growth or there are better office spaces where it can flourish. So, what determines that you need to relocate? Let’s discuss the top four reasons in detail.
1. Business Privacy
Your employees follow a culture that does not necessarily contribute to their performance at work. You follow a shared office culture where your business privacy is also compromised. The shallow walls that separate businesses in your shared workspace can neither protect your business information nor your employees from getting poached. The engagement activities and collaboration opportunities you chose your workspace for, now seem too overwhelming. Thus, it is better to get your business relocated to a new serviced office that supports a productive culture, doesn’t compromise on business privacy and provides some meaningful engagement activities.
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Shared office spaces have witnessed global expansion in the recent years. With immense growth of serviced offices & co-working spaces, it is no longer considered a subsector but a fundamental core of commercial real estate. In India, this market is consistently growing because of several viable reasons.
As per the findings of a CBRE report, shared office space leasing in India will touch 10 million sq. ft. by 2020. While this indicates inevitable growth for this market in the upcoming years as well, let’s find out which factors are fostering widespread expansion of shared office spaces in India:
1. Startup India Initiative – Began in 2015 with the objective of promoting India as a start-up hub across the world, this Indian Government initiative has incentivized start-ups in numerous ways. The low-interest rate loans to entrepreneurs, funding support and incentives are some of the key drivers that led to a wave of entrepreneurship in India. The initiative has begotten several small & mid-sized businesses that work out of shared offices due to no huge upfront investments, flexible rentals, and lower OPEX.
Continue reading “The Growing Market of Shared Office Spaces in India”