Do you need a little inspiration to move forward with your business? Spending some time in a co-working space could be the solution. These environments offer opportunities to meet others who can change your perspective, support your work and point you in a new direction.
The danger of being a lone wolf as a creator or working only with a small group of employees is a tendency to become too attached to ideas. Brainstorming and launching a new product or service is a labor of love, and the last thing you want is to let go of all your hard work, even if it doesn’t float with your customers. However, trying to force a failing idea to succeed wastes time and energy you could be using to regroup and try again. Co-working supports buisness growth by providing fresh perspectives from others outside of your group and helping you see when it’s time to move on to new projects.
A co-working space is a melting pot of different skills and levels of knowledge. Every person you meet is a potential partner for your business or a possible source of client referrals, and you can return the favor by providing help in areas where your particular brand of expertise is needed. Being together in one space gives you more chances to collaborate, thus increasing productivity and resulting in better outcomes for everyone involved.
Imagine what spending 64 percent more time focused on important tasks could do for buisness growth. That’s exactly how much longer people who work in supportive collaborative environments are able to remain attentive versus those who work alone. In isolation, it’s easy to make excuses to take breaks or for your mind to wander, but being in a co-working space surrounds you with others who have a sense of purpose in their work. The power of this shared focused energy is inspiring and can motivate you to keep going when you feel sluggish or discouraged.
As an entrepreneur, you likely shoulder more than your fair share of stress, and so do the other innovative types you meet in a co-working environment. Coming together in a collaborative workspace creates an automatic support network of people who understand each other’s struggles and can offer encouragement in tough times. It also provides an opportunity to share visions and goals. In doing so, you not only claim ownership of your plans for business growth but also become accountable to others for doing what it takes to make your plans a reality.
Every great entrepreneur has a great support network, and co-working spaces provide the collaborative environment you need to inspire new ways of thinking. The occasional day pass or a monthly membership brings you into contact with others who desire the same kind of support. Working together inspires everyone to press forward and achieve the visions they have for their companies.
CEO Centers FLEX is a modern, collaborative workspace in Duluth, Georgia curated around a community of entrepreneurs and creative early-stage companies. We offer a variety of coworking spaces – from hot desks to private, executive offices – all at an affordable price.
If you are looking for a coworking space, contact CEO Centers FLEX. We offer several membership levels that all include high-speed internet, access to the kitchen and lounge with a free coffee and tea bar, use of our business center and concierge services. Contact us today to learn more about the FLEX community.