If you’re an established organization looking to expand your activities in a completely new region or a freelancer looking to get out of your house to work in a professional environment, co-working is the way forward. The good news is that there are a lot of co-working spaces available in Kolkata; the bad news is that not all of them might be for you.
Here are a few basic questions that you should get answers to while finding the perfect co-working space for you and your team:
What are the basic amenities that are required by me and my team?
Every business has a specific list of requirements, and it is important to find yours. Find out whether the co-working space fulfills all the requirements demanded by you and your team.It may be related to privacy, security, basic IT infrastructure, community events, etc.
What is my preferred location?
Your preferred location should be one that is accessible to your team and your clients. Time is a valuable asset, and it should not be wasted on commuting to and fro form the workplace. A long commute will not only drain your energy but also decrease your and your team’s efficiency.
What is my ideal budget?
Before moving forward with the idea of finding a co-working space, it is important to come up with an ideal price range so as to narrow down your options and to find the right co-working space within your budget.
Who will be sharing the space with me?
Surround yourself with people who help you make a better version of you; avoid those who don’t. It is important to be in an environment that is conducive to growth and efficiency. Get to know the kind of people who are already working in the co-working space. Even though this might be difficult to evaluate in a single day, one of the most important facets of co-working is to network.
We believe that finding a co-working space requires commitment and starting this relationship with the right mindset and expectations will prove beneficial for everyone.