When standing in front of the decision to change the place from where your team is building the future of your business there are a lot of critical things to think about. To end up in the wrong place or in the wrong type of contract could hurt your business badly. In order to avoid this we have created this checklist of questions to help you navigate the decision making process on what type of workspace you and your team needs.
Your Company and Growth Strategy
Start off by looking at your business as a whole and the growth journey you have ahead of you. For scaling companies it’s more crucial than ever to make sure to sign a contract that not only supports your growth but further enables it. There might be a lot of uncertainty connected to your future meaning you’ll need a very flexible office contract to be able to adapt to unforeseen changes. To come closer to the right decision for you start by answering the following questions:
Your team is the most valuable asset of your company and also the people who are going to be happy and productive from your workspace. Depending on how your team looks like their needs and wants will vary. It might also be the case that your team is very diverse in their life situation, work tasks and other things that affect what they need from the space they work from. To make sure you find the space that your team will thrive in, answer the following questions. Or why not host a workshop where you ask your team directly?
Today it’s more difficult than ever to reach your customers with your marketing efforts and the importance of building close relationships with them is high. Your office might play an important role in this – especially if it’s a place where you’re planning to meet with them in real life. To better understand how to find the right workspace to also tailor to your customer make sure you think through these questions properly: