The Impact Of The AWPR On Business Centres In Aberdeen

The final section of the long awaited Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) was opened in February 2019 and immediately made a positive impact on the city’s traffic congestion issues. Traffic Reductions In Aberdeen City Centre Almost instantly the well-known black spot at the Bridge of Dee, which caused queues to tail back halfway to Stonehaven, […]

How To Set Up A Serviced Office

We’ve written before about knowing when it’s time to move your business into a dedicated office space, but that’s really only the start of the story. Deciding you need a serviced office and finding the right space is one thing, setting that office up in a way which will maximise the positive impact for your […]

How Much Does A Serviced Office Cost?

One of the most dramatic non-health related impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic has undoubtedly been the huge rise in the number of people working from home, prompted by the UK-wide lockdown in March and then maintained by uncertainty about the safety of returning to the office ever since. Homeworking Losing Its Appeal After the initial […]

5 Signs You Need an Office

The long-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic will take many years to become apparent and are likely to affect all sectors of society, from shopping and socialising to childcare. Making predictions at this stage in the pandemic is doubtless somewhat rash, but one thing which is overwhelmingly likely to have changed forever is the way […]

What To Look For When Renting A Storage Unit

There are many questions to ask when choosing a storage unit for your business, concentrated around issues such as size, location and facilities. Perhaps the fundamental question, however, is exactly why your business might need a storage unit, and whether this point has actually arrived without you even being aware of it. To put it […]

Blended Working & The Future Of Offices

For nearly half of the UK, working from home has become the norm over recent months. Meetings now mean video calls rather than sitting in a room with other people and having a chat with your colleagues is on Slack and not by the watercooler. Even companies that resisted remote working in the past were […]

Life Sciences Brings Opportunities to Aberdeen

Globally, the Covid-19 pandemic has brought the life sciences sector into sharper focus, as the world waits patiently for a vaccine to be developed to combat the Covid-19 pandemic and currently there are more than 30 vaccines in development across the globe. Growth Opportunities for Real Estate The sector has created significant opportunities for real […]

How To Use Office Space Effectively

The office should be an extension of your company brand – it should reflect who your company is and its unique personality. You also need to focus on how your employees work and engage with each other in the office space. Productivity, employee health and well-being should be key considerations, along with sustainability. Good for […]

What To Expect From A Furnished Office Space

For small businesses, making the move to their own office for the first time can be simultaneously exciting and terrifying. It’s a significant milestone, moving out of the dining room or spare bedroom into a separate space away from home or even moving from the casual set up of a co-working space to the grown-up […]

What Makes a Good Co-working Space?

While working from home has its advantages it’s not for everyone, and many freelancers, entrepreneurs and remote workers reach the point where they crave the incentive to put on a pair of shoes and leave the house every morning. With the huge growth in co-working spaces, particularly in London and other large cities, it can […]