Office space

Articles and guides on office space considerations for UK SMEs. Topics covered include design elements, to promote productivity, creativity, and a positive work environment, and the changing nature of office space as it evolves in reaction to the rise of remote work and flexible or co-working arrangements.

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Tips for expanding office space for a growing team

There comes a point in many businesses when the office space becomes outgrown. Here's what to do in that event.

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The benefits of virtual offices

Choosing virtual offices can make sense for many start-up companies. SmallBusiness.co.uk examines why.

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Office sharing: how to make it work

Sharing an office with another company can be worthwhile, but not just for cost reasons. SmallBusiness.co.uk talks to three companies that do it.

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Office space to suit

If the cost of your office isn't leaving much breathing space on the balance sheet, there may be alternatives.

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A guide to serviced offices

Office space costs can often leave companies with little room to breathe. Here SmallBusiness.co.uk and John Spencer, CEO of MWB Business Exchange, outline the potential benefits of serviced offices.


Do not rely on virtual offices, association warns

Although virtual offices can be useful for keeping a business going after a disaster, it can be difficult to rely on them for the long term, an industry expert warns.


IRM: Virtual offices getting more accepted

Consumers are increasingly accepting of businesses running from virtual offices rather than bricks and mortar buildings, according to the Institute of Risk Management (IRM).

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Office space dilemmas when moving

Moving offices will test your financial skills and your ability to forecast how the company is set to grow.


Improve office efficiency

More than two and a half hours a day are lost through technological and individual inefficiencies, adding up to around 80 days a year per employee.

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Make the most of your office space

Office space costs money. So whether you are planning to work from home or rent office space, you need to justify every bit you use.

Business Technology

How to grow a global creative agency in record time

Find out how creative agency, Myth Studio, used technology to grow their business and quadruple their staff count in 18 months

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Attracting and keeping top talent through Total Reward

Employment benefits specialist, Drewberry, explain why you should base your benefits around a Total Reward Strategy

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5 things every small business owner needs to know before starting

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What is professional indemnity insurance?

Professional indemnity insurance provides cover if somebody sues your business and they allege that your advice caused financial loss or damaged their brand. It’s not just for accountants and lawyers but for anyone offering a personal service, even web designers