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– Alex Shamy, Head of Growth at KISI

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“Trends in work styles and office environments are evolving quickly — the PivotDesk blog is a great place to go to learn the strategies and tricks for staying ahead of the game.”

– Alex Shamy, Head of Growth at KISI

“Startups are hungry for useful content — anything from office inspiration to resources that will help them understand the processes behind corporate real estate deals. The PivotDesk blog covers the full spectrum.”

– Katie Sullivan, Founding Team at VENTUREAPP

To Hot or Not to Hot (Desk)

by Richard in Coworking
14 Aug 2019

A Guide to Coworking Hot or Flex Desks, and Fixed Desks Working from home is the siren song of the modern worker. As freelancing and flex hours and telecommuting, and who knows what else continue to become the new way of the business world, more and more of us have set up shop at the kitchen table. Or […]

Guide to Sublease Your Office Space

by Richard in Office Sharing
05 Aug 2019

You wouldn’t rent an apartment with two bedrooms and only use one of them, you’d get a roommate—so why shouldn’t the same logic extend to office space? This is exactly the rationale employed when businesses choose to sublease their offices. The practice of subleasing can prove fiscally responsible, but what exactly leads some businesses to […]

Creating Your Office Seating Plan

by Richard in Office Hacks
31 Jul 2019

Running a successful business involves countless factors that must be taken into account in order to maximize company resources and employee productivity. Benefits, flexible work hours, amenities, salaries, these and many other factors are essential considerations in setting the stage for long-term success. But one of the most important parts of setting that stage is […]

Keeping Your Employees Happy During an Office Move

by Richard in All Categories
22 Jul 2019

Your employees are the lifeblood of your business, so keeping them happy and motivated is essential to ensuring the success of your company. Drastic changes, like moving to a new office space, have the potential to shake up your company culture, especially if your employees are perfectly happy with the present office space. By keeping […]

How to Make Your Office Listing Stand Out

by Richard in All Categories, Leasing
18 Jul 2019

Woo hoo! You’re accepting guests! Did you just finish posting your listing, or has it been up for a while? Either way, you probably want to make sure that you’ve done everything possible to make your offering stand out. Well, we’re here to help with three tips to increase your chances of finding your ideal […]

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Interior Designers’ Tips to Creating a Beautiful, Functional Office

by DecorAid in Office Hacks
19 Mar 2019

When it comes to workplaces, who doesn’t want to work in a smartly designed, stylish one? But how you get there, whether you work from home or in a commercial space, can be just as challenging as finding the right space to work in. To help you figure out the best design process for your […]

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Corporate Events That Drive Productivity and Improve Morale

by Team PivotDesk in Office Hacks
16 Mar 2019

Most businesses recognize the importance of having a sense of community in the workplace. In terms of productivity, a work environment that promotes bonding and collaboration is usually more efficient in achieving its goals. Why? In short, there is a significant body of research telling us that employees who feel connected to others at work […]

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PivotDesk Joins SquareFoot to Give Growing Businesses More Flexibility

by Graham Shorr in We Are PivotDesk
19 Feb 2019

Growing businesses looking for office space need one thing above all else — flexibility. That’s why PivotDesk and SquareFoot are teaming up, to give companies more options that fit their budget, moving timeline, and growth trajectory. PivotDesk’s office sharing marketplace will continue to run independently, with the support and resources of SquareFoot, the country’s largest tech-enabled brokerage. […]

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Money-Conscious Millennials: Eight Affordable Cities Attracting Young Professionals

by Traci Magnus in Entrepreneurship
29 Jan 2019

Although many millennials dream of moving to major metropolises like New York City, Boston, Houston, and San Francisco, they don’t always have the financial means to do so. With the high cost of living in these cities, budget-conscious professionals may desire to look elsewhere for dynamic but affordable places to put down roots. If this […]

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Winter is coming (faster than you think!) Here are a few of our favorite tricks for staying warm this winter

by Marika Dasbach in Office Hacks
27 Sep 2016

The nights are slowly getting cooler, the air feels clean and crisp instead of heavy and hot, there’s no denying that winter is coming (unless you live somewhere that’s always warm, in which case we are jealous!). And while that makes some of us jump for joy, dig sweaters out of our closets and run […]

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