The millennial generation is one like no other. Pew Research Center defines the group as people born from 1981 to 1997. The generation has been shaking up the status quo- from when they are settling down with families to buying houses. However, millennials are perhaps the most different in what they desire out of a job and workspace. Let’s dive into why shared workspaces fit what the modern millennial needs at work.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). At AdvantEdge, we want to highlight the importance of this month. According to the National Coalition on Domestic Violence, 1 in 4 women will experience physical violence from a partner. The purpose of this month is to empower and support survivors.
One of the myths about coworking is that it is for freelancers and start-ups. People envision open floor plans that only work if you fly solo or just have a small team. In reality, coworking is for companies of any size.
There are many types of work events, ranging from the downright rowdy to the glorified meeting. Either way, people get excited when you say “event”. They love having something different to look forward to during their workday. Whether it’s an update on business regulations or a happy hour, here is your guide to planning an event that will have everyone responding “yes!”
When others are in need, it is important to lend a hand and help in any way possible. Whether you're a single person operation or have a team, the stakes are always high with small businesses. When natural disasters like Hurricane Florence devastate towns and cities, the road to rebuilding can take years. Here are four tangible ways you can help fellow business owners get back on their feet.
Tuning back into work after summer Fridays, vacation time, and fun in the sun can be hard. September brings the perfect chance to “fall” in love again with your workspace! Whether you’ve been in your space for three months or three years, it can be tiring seeing the same things and people every day. Here are four easy tips to refresh your workspace experience!
Once in a while, everyone needs a boost at work. Maybe you’re stuck in a routine, or want to be more efficient about your workday. Either way, everyone can use some new ways to be productive at work. Here is the ultimate list of productivity hacks to use in the workspace!
Now more than ever people are environmentally conscious. This plays a key factor in many people’s spending habits, food purchases, homes, lifestyles, and now, the workplace. The phrase “going green” usually brings up images of recycling, waste-free practices, and driving hybrids. However, most adults do not realize that their workspace has a huge impact on the environment. Just like bringing reusable bags to the grocery store, partaking in a shared workspace environment helps reduce waste and create a more sustainable planet. Here are some reasons why switching to a shared workspace will help the planet!
Not all phone answering services are created equal. While you might find the efficiency and professional feel of live reception appealing, this service can lack customization and personal attention. However, with AdvantEdge Workspaces, our live reception services are customizable and our client service coordinators act as a liaison for your business. Here are three reasons why live reception services are essential for any business in a shared workspace environment!
We could tell you all about how AdvantEdge Workspaces is the best shared workspace provider in D.C. Or, we could just let one of our clients do the talking!
Cycle Technologies is a social impact company that uses technology, like smartphone apps, to create effective and accessible family planning tools. Their products have been used by six million people around the world, resulting in millions of planned or prevented pregnancies.
Cycle Technologies’ products provide another platform for women to have access to family planning tools. The company’s goal is not to convert people away from hormonal birth control products, but rather to provide women with contraceptive options and specifically to provide them with free contraceptive options that don’t cause side effects.