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3 Reasons Millennials Choose Coworking

The co-working community in San Diego continues to thrive, as there are new facilities what seems to be weekly.  There are now over 50 co-work facilitates in some form across the county.  Each offers something different.  Many people have asked me if just a trend or if its here to stay.  Its early to tell, but I think its here to stay.  While on a square foot basis they are much more expensive than their traditional office counterparts, the flexibility and capital efficiency they provide the business far out weighs that added cost.

Do you have questions about co-working?  We would be happy to answer them.

via 3 Reasons Millennials Choose Coworking | San Diego Business Journal


Snapchat’s Real Estate Strategy Makes Corporate Hqs Seem Like Dinosaurs

Maximum flexibility or cohesive office environment?  Snapchat has taken it to the extreme.  The question that is not asked often enough is why do people come to work (besides the paycheck of course).  Many of us have that ‘flexible’ workplace option but still opt to come into the office…but why?  I believe it has to do with communication and overall effectiveness.  There are times when being virtual just does not cut it…you can only do some much work over phone and email.  Sometimes you need that personal interaction to finish the job correctly.

The importance of a strong corporate culture is paramount to growing an organization and retaining talent.

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via Snapchat’s Real Estate Strategy Makes Corporate HQs Seem Like Dinosaurs – Office

via Real Estate Woes Revealed For Snapchat In Its IPO Filings – Technology


Office Landlords Leverage Co-Working Style Designs to Retain Tenants

Inspired by Millennials, the collaborative office design is now popular across most industries and age groups. Office building landlords are now outfitting lobbies with amenities and creating indoor and outdoor spaces where building occupants can work, socialize and meet with each other or clients.

via Office Landlords Leverage Co-Working Style Designs to Retain Tenants