Our new plants are in! We are strong proponents of Environmental Psychology and it plays a big role in our designs. Thanks to Rocket Farms, our vision has finally been fulfilled. They provided us with over 200 plants to line the beams in the lounge and help us bring the outdoors in. If you are interested in getting plants for your own space, contact Jason Kamimoto at Rocket Farms. He so knowledgable and amazingly helpful!
When most of us think about career advancement, we focus on the tangible career milestones - promotions, projects, certifications, titles, raises, etc. And, in doing so, we overlook something very important: finding and surrounding ourselves with people who push us to succeed and encourage our personal and professional growth. How can you find these people? These guidelines should help:
You may be an expert in your field, but you may not be an expert on what it takes to run a business…This is one of the biggest problems that founders and small business owners can face. Avoid getting tripped up running your business with these 8 tips.
The extravert ideal - the bold, outspoken personality - is promoted in so many self help books… what about the introvert? While many leaders and successful people are extraverts, there are many introvert characteristics that make just as good of a leader, but no one talks about them. So let’s talk about them. This is how you, as an introvert, can work in a seemingly extravert dominated workplace.
What makes coworking spaces – defined as membership-based workspaces where diverse groups of freelancers, remote workers, and other independent professionals work together in a shared, communal setting – so effective?
Tags: Coworking, coworking space, cowork, Shared Office, coffice, design thinking, customer experience, San Francisco, startup, Well-being, community, motivation, job control, meaningful work, effective
The current trends in building design do not generally meet the psychological needs of office tenants. New buildings are all about space efficiency, which may be important, but what about the efficiency of an individual?
Changing the work environment to drive the productivity, well-being, and success of our community is at the foundation of Werqwise...but the positive impact does not stop at our members. We are also dedicated to the sustainability of the work environment – working hard to minimize the impact our building and operations have on the natural environment. Our sustainable practices support ecological, human, and economic health and vitality.
Increasingly, having an office location in downtown San Francisco is becoming essential when attracting and retaining top talent. Work/life balance is a top priority for more and more people in the workforce and those looking for jobs, so commuting out of the city is something the best jobseekers often try to avoid. They may be the perfect fit for the position and your company, but the location is not a perfect fit for them. Companies in the Bay Area, for example, are finding it particularly challenging hiring sales teams in Silicon Valley and engineers in San Francisco. The only way around this is to open a remote office. An office that is in an ideal location for all commuters can be hard to find, especially one that makes sure your remote teams remain connected to you, your culture and your brand; we can help with that. Werqwise is located near the hub of San Francisco transportation - down the street from the Montgomery Bart station, walking distance to the San Francisco Caltrain Station, situated near stops for major Muni Bus lines and only one block from the new Transbay Terminal set to open in June. All our private offices are customized for you to reflect that they are yours not ours.
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7 Productivity Tips from Elon Musk
To keep production of the Tesla Model 3 on track, Elon Musk shared productivity tasks with his employees that promote immediate communication and discourage meetings, bureaucracy, and hierarchy.
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