Category: Business

(Fund)Raise the Roof: Things to Consider in an Office Space for Your Nonprofit

(Fund)Raise the Roof: Things to Consider in an Office Space for Your Nonprofit

September 29, 2023 | Business

As a nonprofit, it’s vital to be a thoughtful steward of funds. The closer eye you can keep on your overhead, the more resources you can funnel toward putting good into the world. One of the major costs of running a nonprofit in a traditional office space – a potentially large, fixed cost that can take a large bite out of your bottom line. If you’re looking to dial in your overhead while providing a central, appealing place to raise funds and spread the word about your work, a coworking space is the answer. Here’s how they can meet your ever-evolving needs.

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Collaboration Makes Our World Go Round

Collaboration Makes Our World Go Round

August 8, 2023 | Business

Humans are social creatures. We’re at our best when we can talk with like-minded people, bounce ideas, share our dreams, and just, well, hang out. And while there’s a convenience to being able to handle all of our daily life stuff without leaving the house, we definitely lose something in the mix. If you’re finding that staring at Microsoft Teams or Tweeting up a storm just isn’t cutting it anymore, it might be that you need to recharge your social, creative, and professional batteries with an in-person get together. Don’t believe us? Here’s why workplace collaboration is so great.

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Mastering Business Travel: Tips for On-the-Go Professionals

Mastering Business Travel: Tips for On-the-Go Professionals

May 22, 2023 | Business

Spend a lot of time on the road? District Offices has some handy tips for smooth business travel. Check out our suggestions below!

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How To Find Work-Life Balance Today

Work-life Balance

April 27, 2023 | Business

Do you feel like you’re constantly on the go, trying to juggle work and life with no end in sight? While work-from-home life has solved some of the challenges of the typical working day, it has also made us lose our sense of connection and community. This is a common feeling in today’s always-on world, but luckily, there are options out there to help you find that elusive work-life balance. If you’re looking for a solution that combines the flexibility of remote working with the social and professional perks of office life, District Offices is here to show you how!

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How to Combat Virtual Meeting Fatigue

Virtual Meeting Fatigue

March 20, 2023 | Business

After a full day packed with virtual meetings, it’s not uncommon to feel like you’ve pulled an all-nighter. In fact, virtual meeting fatigue is a very real thing – as remote and hybrid workers know all too well. Virtual meetings make it hard to pick up on social cues, like turn-taking and sentiment. It also makes spontaneous collaboration difficult to achieve, as actions like muting and unmuting hinder the conversational flow. Add in the hyper-awareness that comes from seeing your own face staring back at you, and it’s no wonder we’re exhausted, even after a brief virtual meeting.

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Optimizing Flex Office Spaces for Freelancers

Flexible Office Space

February 28, 2023 | Business, Shared Office Space

One of the biggest challenges for today’s freelancers is finding the right place to work. Working from home makes networking difficult, and coffee shop working is less than ideal, as it lacks privacy and proper office amenities. A flexible office space can be the solution to all your freelancer woes.

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Finding a Workplace, You Love and Deserve

Finding a Workplace You Love and Deserve

February 8, 2023 | Business

It’s hard to do your best work when you’re uninspired by your workspace. Whether it’s a full-time position or you’re splitting your time between home and the office, finding that ideal environment for chasing those audacious goals is vital. Here’s how to find an office that will inspire¬†you to reach new heights.

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How to Get into that Office Groove

Find your Groove

January 25, 2023 | Business

2022 is done and dusted, with 2023 strutting in to take its place. Now’s the time to shake off those cobwebs and put your best foot forward with intention (and rhythm.) Here’s how to start off the year with the right moves.

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Take the Leap with a Business Coach

Take a Leap

December 20, 2022 | Business

Whether you’re a CEO or an entrepreneur, life can get lonely at the top. But guidance from an expert business coach can help you get the external input and impartial eyes you need to take your career – and your organization – to the next level. Here’s what to know about hiring a business coach.

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How to Wrap up the Year and Prep for 2023

Year End Prep

December 14, 2022 | Business

It may be hard to believe, but we’re well into the pointy end of the year -soon enough, we’ll be flipping those calendars over to 2023. If you want to put your best foot forward this coming new year, take some time during these last few weeks of December to wrap up those to-do lists and reviews. Make sure you know what you plan to achieve in 2023. Here’s where to begin.

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