9 Ways to Stay Productive (and Happy) During the Coworking Summer Slump

One of the great perks of coworking is flexibility. Most coworking spaces offer monthly membership plans that can be customized, modified or paused based on your schedule and needs. What this means for some spaces is a summer slump, where people turn their attention and energy to vacations, kids and family, and time away [...]

7 Reasons to Use a Virtual Mail Service Instead of a PO Box

This post was originally published on May 7, 2018 and updated on July 9, 2019.  Virtual mail services are not new—business centers have offered them for years. Virtual mail is, however, an increasingly common offering in coworking spaces as demand for more professional amenities grows in the shared workspace industry. Virtual mail use is [...]

2019-07-09T12:50:29-07:002019|Virtual Offices|

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

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 is available, location by location, [...]

2019-01-16T09:34:53-07:002019|Virtual Offices|

Virtual Office Versus Coworking Membership – Which is Right for Your Business?

The business landscape has changed in the last 10 years. It now includes a large number of solopreneurs, remote workers, independent professionals and startups-and that trend is expected to continue. According to the Freelancing in America 2017 report, 57.3 million Americans-36 percent of the U.S. workforce-are freelancers. This flexible workstyle means many professionals are no [...]

Which Shared Workspace is Right for You?

Over the last 10 years, coworking has grown from a small movement into a global industry with an estimated 21,000 spaces worldwide. As the movement has evolved, so has the language we use to describe these shared workspaces. “Shared workspace” or “shared office space” are the umbrella terms used to describe any type [...]

On-demand Office Space: What to Look for in a Shared Workspace

By Cat Johnson, a well-known writer, podcaster and content strategist in the coworking industry and a happy member at NextSpace Santa Cruz. Professionals are no longer tethered to one office or one time zone. Business and connections happen 24/7 in locations around the world. It’s now easier than ever to find [...]

You Wanted Coworking At Your Fingertips, We Listened: Pacific Workplaces Launches New Website and Coworking E-commerce Capabilities

Pacific Workplaces is proud to announce the launch of its new and improved website and here’s why you should care:  Visitors can now instantly buy Coworking Memberships online. Tada! In truth, our previous website already had e-commerce capabilities that worked quite well for us.  Users were able to purchase Virtual Office Plans [...]

Pacific Workplaces Once Again Honored as Best Places to Work by the Sacramento Business Journal

Press Release | For Immediate Release Pacific Workplaces, a leading provider of Workplace-as-a-Service ™ in California and Nevada, was honored, for the third time as one of the best employers, and received the Sacramento Business Journals Best Places to Work award. Repeating this honor for a third time makes us so proud. It shows that we [...]

Pacific Business Centers Honored as A+ Employers Best Places to Work by The Business Journal

Press Release | For Immediate Release Sacramento, CA – January, 2014Pacific Business Centers, the leading provider of Workplace-as-a-Service™ in California, was honored as one of the best employers and received the Sacramento Business Journals A+ Employers Best Places to Work award for the second year in a row.“Duplicating the honor for a [...]