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Internal Staff Training for Remote Workers: 4 Things Every Manager Should Cover

Despite the decline of lifelong employment and significant changes to how companies operate, the old adage about your staff members being your biggest assets still rings true today. Whether a worker stays with you for a year or a decade, it’s imperative that you invest in training them from the outset. Failing to do [...]

Reopening and The Strength of a Coworking Community

As California prepares to lift capacity and distancing restrictions for most businesses on June 15th, our flexible office spaces are excited to return to usual operations.  Member communities are looking for ways to celebrate reopening, while staying true to workplace health and safety policies.  Coworking bounces forward with fashion NextSpace Coworking Santa Cruz is [...]

Leadership For Remote Workers: 4 Tips For Keeping Your Team On Track

Running a business with maximum efficiency is rather like playing a complex strategy game. In other words, it’s significantly easier to handle when all your pieces are directly in front of you. Trying to play chess with your pieces spread across various boards throughout the country (or even the world) is awkward, to say [...]

Impact of Remote Work on Work-Life Balance and Job Satisfaction

If there’s one silver lining that people talk about remote working, is work-life balance. But, does working from home actually help you attain the work-life balance that you need for your life?  Yes, you are exposed to several mediums to get your work done from home without involving the constant need to step out [...]

Pacific Workplaces Steps Up to Minimize Single-Use Plastic

Pacific Workplaces and NextSpace are happy to share that they have signed up with SUPER® (acronym for single-use plastics elimination or reduction) to become certified as flexible office space that is committed to addressing the issue of plastics pollution. Recycling is not a solution.  Virgin plastic is actually cheaper to create than to recycle [...]

How To Create A Remote Home Office You Can Take With You

One of the best things about working remotely is flexibility — it allows you to work almost anywhere. And while many remote workers will spend most of their time working from home (WFH), many of us now see the need to balance WFH with other workspace solutions such as a flexible office or coworking [...]

Pacific Workplaces Updates its Annual Customer Rating and Pricing Comparison with Regus

Updated as of March 2021 In the spirit of full transparency, Pacific Workplaces (Pac) recently updated its comprehensive compilation of prices published by individual Pac locations and nearby Regus centers for relevant apple-to-apple comparisons, as well as a compilation of customer ratings for both firms, available online with Yelp and Google Reviews. The data [...]

Don’t Let Professional Development Flatline as You WFH

Your work from home (WFH) commute may currently consist of walking from the bedroom to the coffee maker to the kitchen table, but there’s no reason to let your professional development flatline.  As the world rallies around remote work and WFH trends, the opportunities to network, teach, learn and grow your skill set have [...]

Coworking in Berkeley Levels Up with a NextSpace Refresh

NextSpace Coworking Berkeley powered by Pacific Workplaces is looking fine with a new shine.  The NextSpace team and leadership recently finished a refresh that added new amenities and features, updated existing features, and upped the workspace wellness factor right in downtown Berkeley. At the heart of the refresh was a vision to bring a [...]

8 Marketing and Sales Techniques To Grow Your Business After Covid-19

It’s been roughly one year now since the novel coronavirus started wreaking havoc on our lives. From having to stay indoors and social distancing, to wearing masks and washing hands all the time, this ‘new normal’ is like nothing we had seen before. Aside from the social effects, our businesses have also suffered a [...]