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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 [...]

Finding the Right Private Office Space Post-COVID: 4 Tips for Work-From-Home Pros

COVID-19 has undeniably accelerated the work-from-home (WFH) trend. Companies around the world have successfully shifted to a remote model—some of them permanently.  But WFH has its limitations. Anyone who has struggled with isolation, loneliness, lack of productivity, or just plain boredom walking from the desk to the kitchen coffee pot and back again all [...]

Flex, In A State of Flux: Covid-19 Might Not be the Death of Coworking Spaces. Long-term Trends Could Bring a Brighter Tomorrow

Written by Matthew Niksa  – Commercial real estate reporter, Silicon Valley Business Journal Photo credit: Tomas Ovalle The Covid-19 pandemic is expected to lead to a contraction of the global coworking space market of nearly 13 percent since last year. With that kind of pullback, you might expect a pessimistic attitude among the companies that [...]

The Future of Coworking is Bright, and We’re Here for It

The last seven months have seen a sea change in the way we work. As COVID-19 forced many workers out of the office and into home offices or kitchen tables, the remote revolution got very real. No longer was remote work something forward-leaning or distributed companies could do, it became the norm for many [...]

Four Ways Members Can Support Flexible Office Space Operators During COVID-19

COVID has hit small businesses, including coworking and flexible office spaces hard. In-person connections, serendipitous interactions and mingling in open space have taken a backseat for now as we all work to keep ourselves, our families, our neighbors, and the most vulnerable in our communities safe. While some spaces and brands are weathering the [...]

6 Ways to Balance Working From Home and Returning to Your Flexible Office Space

The future of work is flexible. In the wake of COVID-19, a growing number of companies around the world—including giants such as Google and Twitter—have gone remote. More people than ever are working from home, which is great, so-so great, or quite miserable, depending on your home setup, family responsibilities, and need for interaction. [...]

5 Things to Look for in a Flexible Office Space Post COVID-19

You’ve been working from home, you’re eager to get back to a workspace, but you have questions about what to expect and how to be as safe as possible. Sound familiar? We’re in uncharted territory and things are changing every day. But as flexible office spaces begin to open up and get back to [...]

High-Touch (yet touchless) Flexible Office Experience at PAC

Written by Tracy Wilson, Managing Partner of Pacific Workplaces Hospitality has always been an imperative component for the success of a flexible office business.  At Pacific Workplaces (PAC), we closely monitor our client testimonials and online reviews – delighting in the great experiences shared by our members and cringing at those that give us [...]

A Message to Our Members from our CEO

Dear PAC & NextSpace Members, I hope you and your family are safe. We’ve all had more than our share of hardship during this COVID-19 crisis, but there are good reasons to be hopeful. Our joint future is what I would like to address today. Some of the dreams we had, entrepreneurial, social, or [...]

Pacific Workplaces Complies with Strengthened COVID-19 Shelter In Place Orders

With three weeks into the Shelter In Place (SIP) order and lifestyle, in response to COVID-19, several new policies and guidelines for our members and team have been implemented at Pacific Workplaces. On March 31, 2020 the Bay Area counties created enhanced social distancing requirements, which you can read about in this article. This [...]