Contact Us

One of our workspace experts will reach out to you.

  • LOCATIONS
    • Austin Texas
    • Ballston
    • Houston Texas
    • Los Angeles
    • Aliso Viejo
    • Costa Mesa
    • Union Square NYC
    • San Francisco
  • SPACES
  • WHY
  • BROKERS
  • ENTERPRISE

  • 3 Ways to Make Your Business Better in 2016
    Industry News

    3 Ways to Make Your Business Better in 2016

    The New Year has begun and resolutions are in full effect. Taking better care of our health, relationships, and getting finances in order are traditionally among the most popular, but where does that leave your business? As important as it is to tie up your company’s loose ends in 2015, it is equally important to create a plan and set goals for 2016. Preparing for a strong start to the year can make your business more profitable, rewarding, and fulfilling. Here are three tips that could help re-invent or streamline any entrepreneur’s success for this year.

    1. Wow Your Customers

    Everybody loves a thrill! With the onset of the New Year, brainstorm new ways to really wow your customers. Many times business owners become so busy with the everyday demands of running a company that this point does not have a chance to present itself – so make time for it. Arrange a sit down discussion with your team or colleagues to think of ways that you can surprise and excite your audience in the coming year. The delight of novelty is not lost— especially for your customers!

    1. Analyze Your Spending

    Now is a great time to evaluate what your business is costing you. By analyzing your profits and losses, you can truly see where your money is going and help avoid the worst: a failed business. At the end of each year, you should go over your finances to see where most of your money was allocated, making it easy to see where you may be wasting money and which areas are lacking funds. At the beginning of 2016, make it a point to map out where your funds will be allocated and how you can be more efficient with spending. When you know where every cent is spent, you will make smarter, more efficient choices.

    1. Get with the Trends

    2015 brought with it many significant changes to the business world. One big trend we saw was growth of the Share Economy, which bred success for companies such as Airbnb and Uber. How can you take advantage of this trend and get involved? Identify new trends in the marketplace and use them to help your business succeed and grow. You may reap the benefits for years to come.

    These are just a few suggestions to help businesses start the New Year with a bang. Set aside some time for brainstorming to improve your business in ways that are specific to your situation. Small efforts such as setting goals, paying attention to the company culture every day, and making an effort to plan more company bonding activities can go a long way. Above all, take advantage of every opportunity you can this year and do more to make your employees and customers satisfied. Stay focused, work hard and begin 2016 strong to reap the benefits all year long!